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.

Wednesday November 21, 2018
Garbage Collection Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
9:56 AM - Until

Garbage Collection Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

 All garbage and recycling pickup scheduled for Thursday, November 22, 2018, will be rescheduled for pickup on Wednesday, November 21, 20...

Thursday November 22, 2018
Columbia’s Holiday ICE Opens Thanksgiving Day
9:13 AM - 9:13 AM

The City of Columbia’s outdoor ice skating rink will open on Thanksgiving Day with a new name and a new location.

Columbia’s Holiday ICE, formerly known as Main Street ICE, will k...

City Offices to Close in Observance of Thanksgiving Holiday
9:57 AM - 9:58 AM

City Offices to Close in Observance of Thanksgiving Holiday
The City of Columbia offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 22, 2018.
All garbage and recycling...

Get Fit with Woodland Park
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Get Fit with Woodland Park are held on Tuesdays & Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for ages 21 and older. The Woodland Park is on 6500 Olde Knight Parkway. 

Exercise helps ease...

Friday November 23, 2018
City Offices to Close in Observance of Thanksgiving Holiday
10:06 AM - Until

City Offices to Close in Observance of Thanksgiving Holiday
The City of Columbia offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Friday, November 23, 2018.
All garbage and recycle pick...

Sunday November 25, 2018
Front Porch Roll Call - Extended Stay
6:30 PM - Until

Front Porch Roll Call - Extended Stay will be held on 1170 Kinley Road at  6:30 p.m.

Monday November 26, 2018
52nd Annual Governor’s Carolighting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

52nd Annual Governor’s Carolighting will be held on Main St. and Gervais St. from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

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Columbia Fire Department Station #16
6:00 PM - Until
Tuesday November 27, 2018
Senior Knitting Club
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Senior Knitting Club
The Katheryn M. Bellfield Booker Washington Heights Cultural Arts Center will host a weekly senior knitting club beginning Tuesdays from 10 am to 12 pm.
Seniors age 55 an...

Get Fit with Woodland Park
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Get Fit with Woodland Park are held on Tuesdays & Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for ages 21 and older. The Woodland Park is on 6500 Olde Knight Parkway. 

Exercise helps ease...

Riverfront Park Happy Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Columbia’s Parks Rangers have partnered with Bierkeller Columbia and the Congaree Riverkeeper to host a series of fall happy hours at Riverfront Park. Starting at 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Greenview Park Community Center
6:00 PM - Until

Greenview Park Community Center will begin at 6:00 p.m. at 6700 David Street.

Heathwood Park Neighborhood Center
6:00 PM - Until

Heathwood Park Neighborhood Center will begin at 6:00 p.m. on 800 Abelia Road

Wednesday November 28, 2018
Emily Douglas Park Neighborhood Center
6:00 PM - Until

Emily Douglas Park Neighborhood Center will begin at 6:00 p.m. at 2500 Wheat Street

Thursday November 29, 2018
Get Fit with Woodland Park
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Get Fit with Woodland Park are held on Tuesdays & Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for ages 21 and older. The Woodland Park is on 6500 Olde Knight Parkway. 

Exercise helps ease...

The Members Club at Woodcreek
6:00 PM - Until

The Members Club at Woodcreek will begin at 6:00 p.m. at 300 Club Ridge Road

Monday December 3, 2018
Planning Commission
5:15 PM - Until

Planning Commission: December 3rd @ 5:15pm – City Hall Council Chambers

City Hall Council Chambers
5:15 PM - Until
Tuesday December 11, 2018
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting | Tuesday, December 11, 2018
10:00 AM - Until

The Board of Zoning Appeals will meet at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at City Hall (Council Chambers), 1737 Main Street, 3rd Floor. This agenda, past agendas, and the approved minutes of...

Thursday December 13, 2018
Design/Development Review Commission (DDRC) Meeting
4:00 PM - Until
Regularly scheduled Design/Development Review Commission Meeting. Application deadlin...
Saturday December 15, 2018
Columbia Animal Services to host Christmas Donation Party
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Come join the fun! Meet Columbia’s foster coordinator and learn how you can become a foster parent for animals in need during the cold winter months. The Columbia Animal Shelter wi...

Tuesday January 15, 2019
City of Columbia Accepting Nominations for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship Awards
4:00 PM - Until

The City of Columbia is accepting nominations for the 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship Awards. 

The Dream Keeper Scholarship Awards program recognizes exemplary...