Welcome to the City of Columbia Calendar of Events. Here you'll find many listings of events you can enjoy in the community throughout the year. You'll also find information on upcoming City meetings. All events are easily searchable by date, type of category.

Wednesday April 25, 2018
Commercial Revolving Loan Fund Committee Meeting Announcement
10:00 AM - Until

The Commercial Revolving Loan Fund Committee (CRLF) meeting will be held at the Office of Business Opportunities – First Floor Conference Room, 1225 Lady St. on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at...

Thursday April 26, 2018
Prayer Breakfast
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Eau Claire Print Building

Speak Out! on Fair Housing and Equal Access
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

The Community Development Department will host th...

Columbia Police Department Front Porch Roll Call | 603 Sims Ave.
6:30 PM - Until

The Bridgers Residence

Saturday April 28, 2018
Chappell, Smith and Arden | 4 Legged 4K
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

2801 Devine St. 

The Humane Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animal | See Spot Run 5K
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

1111 Parkside Dr. 

www.humanesc.org

National MS Society | Walk for MS
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

312 Laurel St. (Riverfront Park)

www.nmss.org

Sunday April 29, 2018
Rocky Shoals Spider Lily Kayak Trips
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Four session of 10 people each at 1 p.m., 2 p.m, 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. 

Monday April 30, 2018
2018 Small Business Week Press Conference
10:00 AM - Until

Location: Uptown Gifts, 1204 Main St. 

Design/Development Review Commission Meeting - Special Called Meeting
4:00 PM - Until

3rd Floor Council Chambers, City Hall, 1737 Main St., 

Live Streaming Link...

Design/Development Review Commission Meeting - Special Called Meeting
4:00 PM - Until

Council Chambers 3rd Floor, City Hall, 1737 Main Street

Purpose of the meeting is to review and make recommendations on a request to modify the Seminary Ridge Architectural Conservation Distr...

Columbia Police Department | Citizen's Police Academy Meet and Greet
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Columbia Police Department Headquarters

Tuesday May 1, 2018
Preservation Month 2018 - Main Street Scavenger Hunt
11:13 AM - 11:14 AM
Preservation Month 2018 - City Hall Exhibit
11:16 AM - 11:16 AM

Columbia City Hall (constructed 1875) underwent a major renovation in 2012 that included extensive plaster repair by local plasterers from Master of Plaster. Throughout the month of May, Recipe For...

City Council Work Session
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Spider Lily Happy Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bierkeller Columbia is hosting a beer garden series at Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel Street, every Tuesday in May from 5 - 9 p.m.


City Park Rangers will offer guided walking tours. V...

City Council Meeting
6:00 PM - Until
Wednesday May 2, 2018
SC Law Enforcement Memorial Service
11:00 AM - Until

SC Criminal Justice Academy, 5400 Broad River Rd.

Enjoy SC: Make History
11:30 AM - Until

State House Grounds

Presented by the City of Columbia, in collaboration with several community organizations, Enjoy SC is an interactive event series inviting neighbors and visitors to meet,...

Front Porch Roll Call - Karolina Kernels
5:45 PM - Until

2720 Main St. 

Front Porch Roll Call - Publix
6:00 PM - Until

501 Gervais St.

Thursday May 3, 2018
OBO Small Business Week Conference
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM


The City’s Office of Business Op...

Planning Commission Work Session - Rescheduled from April 19
12:00 PM - Until

The Planning Commission will meet at 1136 Washington Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Columbia, SC 29201 at 12:00 p.m., to discuss the Shaping Columbia Project (Zoning Code and Land Development R...

Columbia Art Center to Showcase Hispanic Culture in Worlds of Creativity Series
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

WHAT: The Columbia Art Center will celebrate the Hispanic culture with live music, painting and more on Thursday, May 3. Featured artists include Felix Maceda Baizabal and DJ Alice...

Saturday May 5, 2018
Eco Printing on Silk Scarf
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Instruction by Caroline Harper)

Columbia Art Center, 1227 Taylor Street, Columbia SC  29201

Eco printing is a direct contact printing method, drawing out pigments...

Preservation Month 2018 - Randolph Cemetery Workshop
9:30 AM - Until
Children's Pottery Workshop
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Instruction by Tim Graham and staff

Columbia Art Center, 1227 Taylor Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Ages 5-9 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.; ages 10-16 from 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Children can partici...

Confederate Veterans Day Memorial March
11:00 AM - Until

Sons of Confederate Veterans

Confederate Veterans Day Memorial March

Elmwood Cemetery to SC State House

Crag Crack
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. 

1600 Blanding St.

www.columbiasigmas.com

Sunday May 6, 2018
Enjoy SC: Make History
1:00 PM - Until

State House Grounds


Presented by the City of Columbia, in collaboration with several community organizations, Enjoy SC is an interactive event series inviting neighbors and visitor...

Sundays with Lily: Rocky Shoals Spider Lily Kayak Trips
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Four seatings of 13 people each at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., and 4 p.m. (By reservation only)

The Columbia Parks & Recreation Department and Columbia Water have partnered to host free hourl...

Let's Move! Columbia Family Wellness Challenge kick-off celebration
3:00 PM - Until

Charles R. Drew Wellness Center, 2101 Walker Solomon Way 

Monday May 7, 2018
Planning Commission Work Session
5:15 PM - Until

Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall, 1737 Main St. 

Tuesday May 8, 2018
Spider Lily Happy Hours
5:00 PM - Until

Bierkeller Columbia is hosting a beer garden series at Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel Street, every Tuesday in May from 5-9 p.m.


City Park Rangers will offer guided walking tours. Ven...

Wednesday May 9, 2018
Enjoy SC: Make Art
11:30 AM - Until

State House Grounds