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.

Tuesday September 17, 2019
City Council Work Session & Meeting
2:00 PM - Until

City Council Work Session 

 2pm 

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

Agenda & Live Stream -&n...

Wednesday September 18, 2019
Chief’s monthly visit on the Keven Cohen Radio Show
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Chief’s monthly visit on the Keven Cohen Radio Show 

4-5:00 p.m.

Thursday September 19, 2019
Ice Cream Truck Visit
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Ice Cream Truck Visit 

11:00-11:30 a.m.

Carolina Apartments, 

 3201 Meadowlark Drive

CFD Firefighter Recruit Class Orientation
6:00 PM - Until

CFD Firefighter Recruit Class Orientation 

6pm 

Location TBD

Friday September 20, 2019
5th Annual PARK(ing) Day
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

PARK(ing) Day is an annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary...

CPD & CFD Tunnel 2 Towers 5K
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

CPD & CFD Tunnel 2 Towers 5K 

1100 Lincoln St. 

  7pm–10:00pm 

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Saturday September 21, 2019
Rain Barrel & Compost Bin Sale
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Let's talk about rainwater harvesting and composting!

This FREE one hour workshop will offer community members the basics of rainwater harvesting and composting at home. Representatives...

CPD The Animal Mission
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

CPD The Animal Mission 

Palmetto Peanut Boil

 2900 Devine St. 

 11am –  6pm 

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CPD Jubilee Festival of Black History and Culture
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Jubilee Festival of Black History and Culture 

1900 Marion St. 

11am – 6pm 

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Read-A-Palooza
12:00 PM - Until

Read-A-Palooza

12:00– 2:00 p.m

Ice Cream Truck  

Right Direction 

Church 3506 Broad River Road

CPD Read-A-Palooza
2:00 PM - Until

CPD Read-A-Palooza 

Ice Cream Truck Noon 

2pm 

 Right Direction Church, 3506 Broad River Road

Wednesday September 25, 2019
North Columbia Woman’s Group Meeting
6:00 PM - Until

North Columbia Woman’s Group Meeting

6:00 p.m.

Eau Claire Baptist

Thursday September 26, 2019
Fall Pet Special
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Reduced adoption prices on all adoptable pets

Thursday, September 26, 2019- Saturday, September 28, 2019 

Thursday: $5 Off

Friday: $10 off

Saturday: $15 off

Colum...

Fall Adoption Special at Columbia Animal Services
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

WHAT: Columbia Animal Services will be reducing prices on all adoptable pets! All dogs and cats will be $5 off on Thursday, September 26, $10 off on Friday, September 27, and $15 off on Saturday, S...

Monday September 30, 2019
Ceasefire Columbia Offender Call-In
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Ceasefire Columbia Offender Call-In 

5-8:30 p.m.

Busby Street Community Center

Saturday October 5, 2019
Columbia Art Center’s Art Along the Trail
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Columbia Art Center and park rangers with the Columbia Parks & Recreation Department will host the 2019 Art Along the Trail showcase at Riverfront Pa...

Monday October 7, 2019
Planning Commission (PC) Meeting
5:15 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting.  Application&nb...

Tuesday October 8, 2019
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) Meeting
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting. Application deadline for this meeting i...

Wednesday October 9, 2019
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) - Form Based Codes
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals-Form Based Codes. Application deadline for this...

Thursday October 10, 2019
Design/Development Review Commission (DDRC) Meeting
4:00 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Design/Development Review Commission Meeting. Application deadline for t...

Monday October 14, 2019
Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

On Monday, October 14, 2019, the Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will meet at Richland Library- Main Branch, Room 213, 1431 Assembly Street

Monday November 4, 2019
Planning Commission (PC) Meeting
5:15 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting.  Application&nb...

Tuesday November 12, 2019
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) Meeting
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting. Application deadline for this meeting i...

Wednesday November 13, 2019
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) - Form Based Codes
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals-Form Based Codes. Application deadline for this...

Thursday November 14, 2019
Design/Development Review Commission (DDRC) Meeting
4:00 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Design/Development Review Commission Meeting. Application deadline for t...

Monday November 18, 2019
Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

On Monday, November 18, 2019, the Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will meet at Richland Library- Main Branch, Room 213, 1431 Assembly Street

Tuesday November 26, 2019
Carolina Opry Christmas Show in Myrtle Beach, SC
8:00 AM - Until

Carolina Opry Christmas Show in Myrtle Beach, SC

WHEN: November 26, 2019

FEE: $85 per person (includes admission an...

Monday December 2, 2019
Planning Commission (PC) Meeting
5:15 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting.  Application&nb...

Monday December 9, 2019
Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

On Monday, December 9, 2019, the Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will meet at Richland Library- Main Branch, Room 213, 1431 Assembly Street

Tuesday December 10, 2019
Holiday Lights & Shopping at Tanger Outlets in Charleston, SC
8:00 AM - Until

Holiday Lights & Shopping at Tanger Outlets in Charleston, SC

WHEN: December 10, 2019  

FEE: $35 per perso...

Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) Meeting
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting. Application deadline for this meeting i...

Wednesday December 11, 2019
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) - Form Based Codes
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals-Form Based Codes. Application deadline for this...

Thursday December 12, 2019
Design/Development Review Commission (DDRC) Meeting
4:00 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Design/Development Review Commission Meeting. Application deadline for t...

Monday January 6, 2020
Planning Commission (PC) Meeting
5:15 PM - Until

Regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting.  Application

Wednesday January 8, 2020
Board of Zoning Appeals (BoZA) - Form Based Codes
10:00 AM - Until

Regularly scheduled Board of Zoning Appeals-Form Based Codes. Application deadline for this...