Columbia SC March 2013 events include festivals, concerts, plays, horse races, drive in movies, the Columbia SC Marathon and more!
Columbia, South Carolina March 2013 events feature a variety of exciting activities, shows, competitions, and more that will entertain the entire family. Mark your calendar and plan ahead so that you can join us for these exciting Columbia events! Visiting from out of town? Make your hotel reservations today and take advantage of excellent rates from our local hotel partners! We look forward to seeing you at upcoming Columbia events!
Columbia South Carolina March 2013 Events
Monetta Drive In - Season Opening Weekend
March 1-3, 2013
The Big Mo offers an authentic drive in movie experience near Columbia, SC. Enjoy a double feature for the price of one with your significant other, kids, and even your dog! The Big Mo has a full service concession stand with all your movie theater favorites and much more. This year's season kicks off with the following features:
- Screen 1 - Jack the Giant Slayer and The Hobbit
- Screen 2 - Life of Pi and Parental Guidance
- Screen 3 - The Last Exorcism Part 2 and Skyfall
Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
March 1-3, 2013
Features original designs and work from hundreds of talented artists and craftspeople from across America. See the creative process in action as many exhibitors demonstrate throughout the weekend. There is something for every style, taste, and budget with items from the most traditional to the most contemporary. Click here for a printable $1.00 off coupon!
The Color Run 5K in Columbia South Carolina
March 2, 2013 at 9AM
The Color Run event is a one of a kind experience that is less about speed and more about enjoying a color crazy day with your friends and family. It is about participants of all different speeds, ages, shapes, and sizes toeing the start line. Whether you are a casual morning mall walker or an Olympic athlete, the 3 miles of The Color Run course will be the most enjoyable real estate you've traveled in a VERY long time. Register for The Color Run today. Visiting from out of town? The Color Run's host hotel is the Staybridge Suites! Call them today at 803-451-5900 to make your reservation.
South Carolina Cornbread Festival
March 2, 2013
The North Columbia Business Association, in partnership with the City of Columbia, Richland County and Pepsi-Cola bring you the 2013 South Carolina Cornbread Festival and Live Sugar-Free 5k Run / Walk. Enjoy a cornbread cook-off, children's cook-off, Little Miss Muffin Pageant, live music, and more! Free admission! Call 803-786-7232 for more information.
9 to 5 - The Musical
March 1 - 16, 2013
Like the hit movie, this adaptation is a madcape tale about three very different but resourceful women who rally together to declare war on their tyrannical, sexist boss. What ensues is a hilarious romp as these three coworkers kidnap him and hold him hostage in his own home while they get the ultimate retribution. Will their plot work? 9 to 5 is as much about revenge and winning one for the underdogs as it is about girl power. Click here for more information.
Clifford at EdVenture Children's Museum
March 2 - May 5, 2013
Board the Birdwell Island Ferry and journey to the world of Clifford™, America's beloved big red dog. This interactive exhibit features “paws-on” adventures that reinforce Clifford’s Big Ideas – ten simple life lessons designed to help young children navigate their world. Kids can visit a colossal nine-foot high Clifford with a tail to slide down, just like Emily Elizabeth does on TV! There's plenty of fun activities for children of all ages - even parents can get in on the fun! Click here for more information.
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus presents Dragons
March 7-10, 2013
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® is proud to present DRAGONS! For the first time in circus history, myth and majesty will share the arena during this must-see family event that can only be witnessed at The Greatest Show On Earth®! Experience circus spectacles so incredible that once again you will believe in the unbelievable! Call the Colonial Life Arena at 803-576-9200 for more information.
Columbia South Carolina Marathon
March 9, 2013 at 7:30AM
The Columbia SC Marathon is coming up this March 2013! Sign up today for a full marathon, half marathon, 5k, or kid's marathon on March 9, 2013! We look forward to seeing you at this exciting Columbia event! Call 803-730-3663 for more information!
Visiting Columbia, South Carolina for a race, festival, concert, or other exciting March event? We invite you to stay with our local hotel partners!
Daryl Hall - Hall & Oates
March 12, 2013
Daryl Hall and John Oates are the NUMBER-ONE SELLING DUO in music history! Starting out as two devoted disciples of earlier soul greats, Daryl Hall & John Oates are soul survivors in their own right. They have become such musical influences on some of today’s popular artists that the September 2006 cover of Spin Magazine’s headline read: “Why Hall and Oates are the New Velvet Underground.” This rocking concert is sure to have fans from all over clapping and cheering for this amazing duo. Click here for additional information.
Columbia Marionette Theatre presents Beauty and the Beast
March 9, 2013
An arrogant prince and a goodhearted Beauty cross paths and a classic story is born. The Columbia Marionette Theatre is proud to present their latest production, Beauty & the Beast. Cursed to expose his inner darkness for all to see, a vain prince is transformed into a monstrous beast, with a spell that can only be unlocked by the love of a goodhearted maiden. See this classic tale as never before at the Columbia Marionette Theatre. Click here for more information.
The Color Purple
March 15-30, 2013
An inspiring family saga that tells the unforgettable story of a woman who, through love, finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her unique voice in the world. With joyous score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel, African music and blues, The Color Purple is a story of hope, a testament to the healing power of love. Click here for more information.
Winter Jam 2013
March 15, 2013
Since its formation by NewSong in 1995, The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular has featured many of the top names in Christian music, including TobyMac, Third Day, Newsboys, Steven Curtis Chapman, Skillet, Jeremy Camp, and many others. At the heart of Winter Jam is ministry and it's commitment to no tickets and only $10 at the door. This remains a unique characteristic to Winter Jam and underscores the importance of making the event affordable for families, individuals and groups of all sizes. Call the Colonial Life Arena at 803-576-9200 for more information.
29th Annual Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic
March 22 - 24, 2013
Get ready for the 29th Annual Premier Hunting and Fishing Outdoor Show! R.J. and Jay Paul Molinere from the History Channel reality show 'Swamp People' will be at the 2013 Classic signing autographs. Enjoy wildlife shows, wood and stone carving, and much more! Call 803-734-4008 for more information.
Ride For A Life
March 23, 2013
Ride for a Life is an annual motorcycle ride which benefits adults with disabilities in South Carolina. The mission of United Cerebral Palsy of South Carolina is to provide a life without limits for adults with disabilities. The ride will kickoff at 10AM at UCP's Day Center and will travel 30 minutes through scenic Columbia. Riders will stop in the beautiful Monticello to catch up as a group before returning for a 12PM lunch at the Day Center. Call 803-926-8878 for more information.
March 30, 2013
The Carolina Cup horse race is a time honored South Carolina tradition that has achieved premier social event status. The annual 'rites of spring' draws over 65,000 fans from throughout the southeast, to enjoy the thrilling sport of steeplechase horse racing amid a flurry of spring fashions and elaborate tailgate parties. Old friends meet and new friends are made during the afternoon of six races! Call 803-432-6513 for more information!
Columbia SC Events