As December closes the year, discover the excitement unfolding in Columbia all month long. Unwrap a world of possibilities and find something extraordinary to explore!
First Thursday on Main
Get in the holiday mood at First Thursday on Main! Music, Food, Vendors, and the Art Museum are all in the spirit of the season!
Riverbanks Zoo Lights
Experience the Magic: Riverbanks Zoo Christmas Lights. Illuminate your holidays with enchanting displays, festive wonders, and a dazzling journey through the heart of the season's splendor.
Double the Elegance, Double the Magic. Check the Columbia Classical Ballet and Columbia City Ballet and witness two enchanting Nutcracker Ballet performances this December.
Chicken Man Pop Up
Celebrate the Holidays with Art and Local Flavor! Visit the Columbia Visitors Center for a Special Holiday Art Pop-Up featuring the iconic 'Chicken Man' Ernest Lee on December 15th & 16th. A festive fusion of culture, creativity, and community awaits!
Wrap Up Your Holidays with The Nick! Join us for a festive celebration in December as 'It's a Wonderful Life' graces the screen from Dec. 21-24. Secure your tickets now for a heartwarming cinematic experience!
SC State Museum
Dive into December Delights at the SC State Museum! Immerse yourself in the wonder of the Northern Lights, feel the magic of 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer' in 4D, meet Santa, and discover so much more! Unwrap the joy of the season with us.