Check out what is going on this weekend in Columbia!

Congaree Swampfest

Celebrate the 16th year at the Congaree Swampfest! There will be hometown BBQ, an oyster fest, and live music! This is a great weeklong event for the whole family 
and has been a favorite for many years!

When: Friday, October 5th and Saturday, October 6th
Where: 116 Barberville Loop, 1000 Old Bluff Road, 100 National Park Drive, Hopkins, SC 29061
Price: $25 for Oyster Roast and Pig Pickin'

Rhythm on the River Fall Music Fest

Enjoy some music with friends on the river at the Fall Music Fest! Tokyo Joe will be performing this Friday and Scott Benny's Food Truck will be there. Dogs are welcome and food and beverages can be purchased there!

When: Friday, October 5th - 6 PM
Where: Riverwalk Amphitheatre - 109 Alexander Road, West Columbia, SC 29169
Price: Free!

Tapp's Art Center Spyball

Tapp's Arts Center is hosting the ultimate espionage party. Featuring a Martini Bar (brought to you by the Whig!), Spy-themed laser tag, DIY DDR- that's right, a lo-fi real-time dance competition brought to you by the MAC, a live DJ (sure to make your music dreams come true), and spy-themed hors d'oeuvres, this night is going to be infamous. Come in your best secret agent attire.

When: Friday, October 5th - 7 PM
Where: Tapp's Art Center - 1644 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Price: $40

USC Football

USC is back at home this weekend to face Missouri. It's parents weekend and the atmosphere is sure to be great! Get our and cheer on your Gamecocks!

When: Saturday, October 6th - 12 PM
Where: Williams-Brice Stadium - 1125 George Rogers Blvd., University of SC, Columbia, SC 29201
Price: $30 +

Silence! The Musical

Trustus Theater is putting on their halloween show and it opens this weekend! This parody on Silence of the Lambs is sure to make you laugh and shock the audience! 

When: Friday, October 5th - 8 PM and Satruday, October 6th - PM
Where: Trustus Theater -520 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Price: $25 - $35


If you're looking for some inspiration regarding decor or renovations or beginning the process of buying a home, open houses are a great way to start. 

We've created the ULTIMATE guide to open houses this weekend in Columbia:

Your Columbia Open House Guide For October 6th and 7th

While it's easy to browse photos and do your house hunting online, there's nothin...

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