Community Events Columbia SC

August 2018 Events


Recurring Daily ; 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Location: South Carolina State House
Address: 1100 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Following session (June - December), tours are available Monday - Friday, every hour on the half hour beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending at 3:30 p.m. Tours are not offered at 12:30 p.m. during these months.  

The State House is also open for tours each Saturday, except on the Saturdays after Thanksgiving and Christmas. Tours are given at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Visitors can also tour at their own pace using brochures available in the State House.

Walk-in tours are welcomed and encouraged. 

Please call ahead if you plan on bringing a group larger than 10. If you have more than the maximum of 50 tour attendees, multiple times must be reserved for the groups.  

To reserve your tour time, or for more information, please call 803-734-2430.     


August 25 ; 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Location: City Center / Main Street
Address: Columbia, SC 29201

The purpose of the Main Street Latin Festival is to showcase the culture and vitality of Columbia's Latin community. This is done by bringing together diverse groups of people to celebrate and share the Latin culture through its foods, arts, dances and music in a fun, family-oriented environment.
Year after year, thousands of people fill Main Street in beautiful downtown Columbia, SC. The streets are filled with the sounds of salsa, merengue, reggaeton and grupero music, folkloric dancers and Latin foods.


August 31 ; 7:00 PM - END

Location: Tapp's Arts Center
Address: 1644 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Tapp's Arts Center is turned into an interactive environment featuring trashion (trash fashion) 2-D and 3-D art showing influence and inspiration is drawn from all platforms. Each participating artists creates the trifecta to inspire and awe spectators with their creativity. Doors open at 7:00 Show starts at 8:00pm sharp; followed by the party where you can meet and talk to the artists and models. Admission is $15.00!

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5001 HWY 278
Directions Hardeeville, SC 29927

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  • Monday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Tuesday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Wednesday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Thursday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Friday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Saturday 9:00AM-8:00PM
  • Sunday 1:00PM-5:00PM