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Columbia is making history
THIS CITY IS IN THE MIDST OF A GOLDEN AGE OF REVITALIZATION. All over town, active construction areas and hardhat zones are pointing toward an exciting era of rebirth. Even more thrilling is that so much of this growth is happening on the foundations of the past.
Rather than knocking down the old and starting over with the new, Columbia’s entrepreneurs andRead on →
World Famous Hip Hop Family Day
A WEEKLONG CELEBRATION capped by a free, family-friendly festival on Saturday, April 8, Love, Peace & Hip Hop brings upwards of 10,000 attendees to Columbia’s Main Street each year. Attendees enjoy the best and brightest live performers, DJs, B-Boy dance crews, hip-hop visual artists, and craft and fashion vendors.
‘80s hip-hop duo Kid N Play, this year’sRead on →
Authentic: Dr. John Hammond Moore
CELEBRATING DR. JOHN HAMMOND MOORE as an esteemed historian manages only to skim the surface of a life bursting at the seams with accomplishments. A distinguished journalist, veteran of the United States Navy, and renowned academic, this nonagenarian has dedicated his working life to studying and participating in history—exploring destinations as far and exoticRead on →
Giving Back: Cheryl Holland and Doug Quackenbush
MOTIVATED BY VISIONS of an ever-thriving Columbia, capital city couple Cheryl Holland and Doug Quackenbush have a well-earned reputation as a duo dedicated to the betterment of their community. In addition to their flourishing professional careers, Cheryl and Doug are both committed philanthropists, steadfast in their mission of giving back to the city ofRead on →
Voices: Festival season is upon us
WANT TO ENJOY yourself while doing something great with your dollars? These community events provide just that opportunity. Get out there, bask in the sun, and enjoy Cola Town’s superb Spring event schedule.
Five Points has played host to St. Pat’s for 35 years. This year features 20 bands spread across four stages,Read on →