Thursday December 7 | Main Street in Downtown Columbia
Downtown’s restaurants are all-in this Thursday, making this First Thursday a really special one… including the Grand Opening of The Grand, Columbia’s first boutique bowling alley, bar and restaurant! Enjoy:
- Sixpoint Brewery’s Tap Takeover at The Whig
- Persona Pizza’s $5.99 pizzas and $3 pints
- 3-course dinner for $35 at The Oak Table
- Cantina 76’s half-priced margaritas
- Live music and happy hour specials at Michael’s Cafe and Catering (4-7)
“Friends” Trivia | Thursday, December 7 | 828 Gervais St.
Join Liberty Tap Room in the Vista on Thursdays for Themed Trivia! Enjoy $8 pizzas all night from 5-10pm, and $4 for most pints on tap. You can also come in early for some great happy hour specials, from 4-7pm. Upcoming trivia dates include Game of Thrones Trivia on Dec. 14 and Tacky Sweater & Christmas Trivia on Dec. 21. More here.
Friday, December 8 | 6 – 9pm | 921 Brookwood Dr.
Every Friday is Firkin Friday at Swamp Cabbage! You never know what the Head Brewer, Doug, has in store for the new Firkin cask flavor, but for $3 a pint it’s worth a try! Fridays at Swamp Cabbage are also for trivia! Invite your friends and family and form your teams; prizes awarded for first and second place winners. More here.
Friday, December 8 | Tickets: $69/person
Melodies on Murray combines several of Lake Murray’s favorite things; sailing the beautiful waters on Lake Murray’s Only Touring Yacht, live music, great food & lasting memories! During the holiday season, the Spirit of Lake Murray is an excellent way to spend time with friends and family. The Spirit is gorgeously decorated for the season and provides a fully heated dining experience as you sail comfortably on the beautiful waters Lake Murray. Melodies on Murray will feature live jazz with Mr. Ken Cheeks, a fabulous dinner menu and cash bar. Tickets here.
Friday, December 8 | 1231 Shop Road
Join River Rat Brewery as they steam fresh, Carolina select oysters and enjoy awesome smoked pork BBQ with sides all evening! Your $45 ticket will include admission to this private event, and you will receive three beer tickets, oysters, BBQ, baked beans, slaw, shuckers and gloves. All you need to bring is your appetite! This event will sell out quickly so get your tickets now! More here.
Friday, December 8 | 6 – 8PM | 921 Brookwood Dr.
Evolution through Chocolate and Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company once again bring you this delicious pairing, with a twist! With the holidays swiftly approaching, they are highlighting some of the flavors of the season: Enjoy Butterscotch Truffle with the Oxbow Amber, Eggnog Truffle with the Dunkelweizen, S’mores Truffle with the Bruce’s Brown and Candy Cane Truffle with the Chocolate Brown! Seating is limited. RSVP to 803-939-2589 or send them a FB message for reservations. More here.
Monday, December 11 | 4517 Forest Dr, Ste 6 | 803-782-9665
Monday nights at Tombo are for burgers, beer and live music! On Mondays, just $9 gets you one of Tombo’s amazing house ground C.A.B. burgers, fries and a beer. Plus, enjoy local live music: playing Dec. 11 is the Randy Lucas Band. Don’t miss out on this fun weekly tradition at Tombo! Reservations are recommended, call 803-772-9665 or go to open table here.
Wednesday, December 13 | 108 Sunset Court
Bring the whole family for a meet & greet with Santa during East Bay Deli’s ‘Selfies with Santa’ event! Take your own photos at this FREE event, for priceless memories with Santa. Don’t forget, every Wednesday is KIDS NIGHT, when kids 10 and under eat FREE (one free kids meal per one adult meal)! More here.
“Game of Thrones” Trivia | Thursday, December 14 | 828 Gervais St.
Join Liberty Tap Room in the Vista on Thursdays for Themed Trivia! Enjoy $8 pizzas all night from 5-10pm, and $4 for most pints on tap. You can also come in early for some great happy hour specials, from 4-7pm. Upcoming trivia: Tacky Sweater & Christmas Trivia on Dec. 21. More here.
Saturday, December 16 | 1616 Blanding Street
Join Historic Columbia for a holiday treat! Enjoy a continental breakfast in the Robert Mills Carriage House while listening to seasonal music. After your meal, view the decorated halls of the Hampton-Preston Mansion, see a Victorian Christmas tree, make a holiday craft to take home, and get a photo with Victorian Santa Claus! Tickets here.
Tacky Sweater & Christmas Trivia Night | Thursday, December 21 | 828 Gervais St.
Join Liberty Tap Room in the Vista on Thursdays for Themed Trivia! Enjoy $8 pizzas all night from 5-10pm, and $4 for most pints on tap. You can also come in early for some great happy hour specials, from 4-7pm. More here.