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Festivals in Columbia, SC.
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Myrtle Beach Greek Festival

October 15 - 17, 2020

myrtlebeachgreekfestival.com

(843) 448-3773
St John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church - Myrtle Beach, SC

29th Myrtle Beach Greek Festival hosted by St. John Greek Orthodox Church. Due to Covid-19, this year we are limiting the Festival to a Drive-Thru. Please come and enjoy authentic and delicious Greek food and pastries. Visit our website for more details and to pre-order, if preferred.

Dickens Christmas Show and Festivals

November 12 - 15, 2020

dickenschristmasshow.com

(843) 448-9483
Myrtle Beach Convention Center - Myrtle Beach, SC

Inspired by Charles Dicken's "A Christmas Carol," this national award-winning event is a fun-filled shopping experience. Attendees are magically transported back in time to an enchanting Victorian Holiday Marketplace complete with more than 350 period clad vendors, hawking everything from arts and crafts, gifts, Christmas Decor, toys, and much, much more. View our testimonials at our website under the exhibit dropdown.

Aiken's Makin'

September 10 - 11, 2021

aikenchamber.net/aikensmakin2020.html

(803) 645-0169
Parkways of Downtown Aiken, SC - Aiken, SC

Aiken's Makin is an arts and crafts show which showcases fine arts, glassworks, woodworks, ceramics, fabric and much more.

Christmas Made in the South / Charleston

December 3 - 5, 2021

MadeintheSouthShows.com

This is a VIP Promoter
(704) 847-9480
Exchange Park - Ladson, SC

Creativity abounds as hundreds of artists and craftsmen gather to demonstrate and sell their work. Get a head start on your gift list and enjoy the Christmas shopping experience of the season.

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Events in Columbia, SC — upcoming

South Carolina Trade Shows
October 10, 2020

Columbia Model Train Show - October

Jamil Temple, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 7/15/2020

An Antiques Collectibles Show organized by South Carolina Trade Shows.
This South Carolina Antiques Collectibles Show will have commercial/retail and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 1 food booth. Admission tickets are $5. This event will also include: model trains of all gauges, plenty of trains to run and thomas the train.
Second Igniting Innovation Conference
October 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Second Igniting Innovation Conference

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 6/2/2019

A Family & Kids Festival organized by Future Entrepreneurs Foundation.
This South Carolina Family & Kids Festival will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional talent and the hours will be Fri 7pm-11pm. Admission tickets are $90 - $120. This event will also include: special guest speakers, live entertainment and much more.
South Carolina State Fair
October 13 - 24, 2021

South Carolina State Fair

SC State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 8/4/2020

A State Fair organized by South Carolina State Fair.
This South Carolina State Fair will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail, homegrown products and corp./information exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 4 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Wed 11am-11pm, Thu 11am-11pm, Fri 11am-12 midnight, Sat 10am-12 midnight, Sun 12pm-12 midnight, Mon 11am-12 midnight, Tue 10am-12 midnight, Wed 10am-12 midnight, Thu 11am-12 midnight, Fri 11am-12 midnight, Sat 10am-12 midnight, Sun 12pm-11pm. Admission tickets are $7 - $13. This event will also include: agricultural, rides, games, demos, contests, exhibits.
Boo at the Zoo
October 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Boo at the Zoo

Riverbanks Zoo, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 9/24/2019

A Family & Kids Festival organized by Riverbanks Zoo & Garden.
This South Carolina Family & Kids Festival will have corp./information exhibitors and no food booths. There will be Roving Performers with Local talent and the hours will be All Days 6pm-9pm. Admission tickets are $9 - $11.
Repticon Reptile & Exotic Animal Shows
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Repticon Columbia Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Jamil Temple, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 10/16/2019

A Pet-themed Event organized by Repticon Reptile & Exotic Animal Shows.
This South Carolina Pet-themed Event will have commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $5 - $15.
Craftsmens' Christmas Classic Art & Craft Show
November 5 - 14, 2021

Craftsmens' Christmas Classic Art & Craft Show

South Carolina State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 9/23/2020

A Craft Show organized by Gilmore Shows.
This South Carolina Craft Show will have fine art and crafts exhibitors, and 4 food booths. Admission tickets are $1 - $8.
Fall Festival and History Day
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Fall Festival and History Day

South Carolina State Museum, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 10/11/2019

A Festival organized by South Carolina State Museum.
This South Carolina Festival will have crafts exhibitors and 1 food booth. There will be 1 stage with Regional talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-4pm. This event will also include: demonstrations, children's activities.
Veterans Day Parade
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Veterans Day Parade

Sumter Street, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 11/1/2019

A Parade organized by Columbia Parks and Recreation - SC.
This South Carolina Parade will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be Roving Performers with Local talent and the hours will be Mon 11am-1pm.
Columbia Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Columbia Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Jamil Temple, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 8/24/2019

A Gem-Jewelry-Bead Show organized by Columbia Gem & Mineral Society.
This South Carolina Gem-Jewelry-Bead Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $5. This event will also include: gem mining, grab bags, lapidary demostrations, geode cutting.
Santa's Market Craft Show
December 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Santa's Market Craft Show

Seven Oaks Park, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 11/6/2019

A Holiday Celebration organized by Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission.
This South Carolina Holiday Celebration will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and no food booths. This event will also include door prizes.
Midlands Women's Fair
January 23, 2021

Midlands Women's Fair

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 4/17/2020

A Trade Show organized by Touch of Magic Events.
This South Carolina Trade Show will have crafts, commercial/retail, homegrown products and corp./information exhibitors, and no food booths.
Columbia Boat Show
February 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Columbia Boat Show

State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 12/11/2019

A Boat Auto Camping Show organized by Columbia Boat Show.
This South Carolina Boat Auto Camping Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, flea market, commercial/retail, homegrown products, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $8.
World Beer Festival Columbia
February 2021 (dates not updated) ?

World Beer Festival Columbia

South Carolina State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 12/18/2019

A Wine-Beer Event organized by All About Beer Magazine.
This South Carolina Wine-Beer Event will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, commercial/retail, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional talent and the hours will be Sat 12pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $40 - $75.
Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
March 5 - 7, 2021

Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival

South Carolina State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 9/22/2020

A Craft Show organized by Gilmore Shows.
This South Carolina Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $1 - $8.
Carolina Classic Home & Garden Show
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Carolina Classic Home & Garden Show

SC State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 11/12/2019

A Home and Garden Show organized by Building Industry Association of Central SC.
This South Carolina Home and Garden Show will have commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and 6 food booths. Admission tickets are $1 - $5. This event will also include: home and garden seminars, tiny homes, giveaways.
Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic

State Fairgrounds, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 1/15/2020

A Trade Show organized by South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.
This South Carolina Trade Show will have fine art, commercial/retail and homegrown products exhibitors, and 12 food booths. Admission tickets are $7 - $8. This event will also include: hunting, fishing, sports and outdoor activities/displays, seminars.
South Carolina Trade Shows
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Columbia Model Train Show - March

Jamil Shrine Club, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 4/19/2019

A Trade Show organized by South Carolina Trade Shows.
This South Carolina Trade Show will have commercial/retail and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 1 food booth. Admission tickets are $5. This event will also include plenty of trains for the public to operate.
Columbia Black Expo
May 14 - 15, 2021

Columbia Black Expo

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 7/14/2020

A Trade Show-Conference organized by Black Pages USA.
This South Carolina Trade Show-Conference will have commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and tba food booths. Admission tickets are $tba. This event will also include educational seminars.
Columbia's Shrimp & Grits Fest
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Columbia's Shrimp & Grits Fest

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Columbia, SC

Status: Updated 6/12/2020

A Food Festival organized by Columbia Food Tours, LLC.
This South Carolina Food Festival will have no exhibit booths and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 6pm-9pm. Admission tickets are $40 - $45.
Jubilee: Festival of Heritage - Virtual
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Jubilee: Festival of Heritage - Virtual

Online only at

Status: Updated 5/20/2020

A Festival organized by Historic Columbia.
This South Carolina Festival will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, flea market, commercial/retail, homegrown products, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 2 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 12pm-3pm. This event will also include: lectures, literature, tours.