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Live Music | Nov 22 – Dec 31, 2019

Friday November 22 Mannheim Steamroller | Koger Center of the Arts Edwin McCain | Newberry Opera House Joey Alexander | Newberry Opera House Hail Britannia | Lake Murray Symphony Orchestra Saturday November 23 Edwin McCain | Newberry Opera House Joey Alexander Trio | Newberry Opera House Brandon Mullis | O’Hara’s Public House Kidz Bop | […]

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14 Richland One Seniors Named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists!

Fourteen Richland One high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. Nationwide, more than 16,000 seniors are competing in this prestigious national program which awards scholarships to academically talented students. In this high- stakes competition, students will compete for 7,600 scholarships worth $31 million. Finalists will be selected in […]

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Discover Lexington

The Midlands’ Favorite Small Town! Lexington, South Carolina and its surrounding neighborhoods, farms and nearby Lake Murray, make up one of the most popular areas to live in Greater Columbia. A combination of small town charm, excellent schools and a wide variety of restaurants and shopping districts make it truly a community unto itself, although […]

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Columbia Area Parks Discover Our Parks Family Fun Things to Do Family Fun! Hiking and Walking Trails Lake Murray Uncategorized

Take to the Great Outdoors!

Saluda Shoals Park 5605 Bush River Road + 6071 St. Andrews Rd. | 803.772.1228Visit beautiful Saluda Shoals Park, a regional 480-acre park cozied up against the Saluda River, a favorite with fly-fishermen, kayakers, walkers and bird-watchers. The paved 3.4-mile Greenway Trail meanders through a shady, wooded area along the Saluda, with benches and river views […]

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Take a Day Trip to Lancaster, SC!

Landsford Canal State ParkStart your day of exploration at the Landsford Canal State Park, just 25 minutes outside Lancaster and 65 miles from downtown Columbia. Stretched along the Catawba River on the South Carolina fall line, the park is home to the well-preserved remains of the canal system that made the river commercially navigable from 1820 to 1835.  A flat, easy to walk […]

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Discover Riverbanks Zoo

The Riverbanks Zoo has been one of Columbia’s most popular attractions since opening its gates in April of 1974. In the four decades since, the zoo has provided the Columbia populace a spectacular platform to connect with wildlife from all corners of the globe. This world-class zoo features more than 2,000 animals on display, representing […]

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Discover Northeast Columbia!

Northeast Columbia offers its residents a great mix of recreation, convenience, great educational resources (Richland Two), a broad range of housing and prices, fast access to interstate highways, excellent health care options and much more. Northeast Columbia’s landscape is rolling and sandy –  piney woodlands interspersed with lovely neighborhoods cozying up to sparkling lakes and ponds […]

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Farmers Markets in the Greater Columbia SC Area

South Carolina State Farmers Market –  Consumers can shop year round for fresh produce, specialty products, and artisan items. The peak season for locally grown produce runs from April through early October. Vendors hours vary, but generally open at 8am – 4pm. Visit the outdoor sheds and speak to South Carolina farmers who produce our […]

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