Celebrate Thanksgiving 2013 in Columbia, South Carolina with holiday festivities, delicious Thanksgiving Dinners and the Carolina Clemson football game!
Race against family and friends in the Turkey Day 5k, skate on real ice at Boyd Plaza and cheer on the Gamecocks while they challenge Clemson at Williams-Brice Stadium! Plus, Columbia SC restaurants are serving delicious Thanksgiving Dinners for all to enjoy. Celebrate this special November holiday with the people you love most - right here in Columbia, South Carolina!
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Thanksgiving Events in Columbia SC:
Turkey Day 5K & Family Fun Run
November 28, 2013 at 8:45AM
The Turkey Day 5k is held on Thanksgiving Day, every year in Columbia, SC. Now in its ninth year, is a 3.1 mile run through downtown Columbia that begins and ends at the Colonial Life Arena. Turkey Day 5K proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands through scholarship contributions and program supplies. Call 803-231-3300 for more information.
Main Street Ice at Boyd Plaza
November 28, 2013 - January 2014
Kick off your winter season by going ice skating at Boyd Plaza! The City of Columbia and Magic Ice USA invite you to the big opening of Main Street Ice at Boyd Plaza on Thanksgiving Day! The rink will be open seven days a week through January 20, 2014. (Closed on Christmas Day) Skating costs $10 for adults and $8 for children 12 and under. Head to the skating rink to celebrate this wonderful holiday season!
Carolina vs. Clemson - A Thanksgiving Tradition!
November 30, 2013
Thanksgiving weekend is an exciting time of year in Gamecock Country! Visit Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday, November 30, 2013 to cheer on the South Carolina Gamecocks football team as they challenge their big rival Clemson. Arrive early to tailgate with family and friends in the South Carolina State Fairgrounds before heading into the stadium to watch the game! Click here for additional information about the 2013 South Carolina Gamecock Football season.
Thanksgiving Day Dinners in Columbia SC:
2013 Greene Street, Columbia, SC | 803-771-8888
Serving Thanksgiving Dinner from 12PM - 8PM
924-A Senate Street, Columbia, SC | 803-212-6666
Serving Thanksgiving Dinner from 11AM - 10PM
700 Harden Street, Columbia, SC | 803-252-2222
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