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Whether you’re looking for live music, a festival or some family fun, you'll find something for everyone in Five Points. From the Midland's largest street festival to wine & shopping strolls, Columbia's original village neighborhood is just the right size to entertain you any time of the year! Five Points hosts over a dozen annual events, but not all event dates are decided at the first of the year. If an event date for 2019 is still listed, we will update it as soon as the date for 2020 has been decided.

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St. Pat's In Five Points

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Watch the 2018 Video! Each March, be prepared to shake your shamrocks at St. Pat’s in Five Points - one of the largest green and Gaelic celebration in the Southeast! EVENT HIGHLIGHTS: Over 20 bands on 5 stages [National, Regional, and Local bands] Get To The Green 15K / 10K / 5K / 1-Mile Family Fun Run FREE children's area - "Pot O' Gold P…

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Gregory Electric's Official Kick-Off to St. Pat's

Friday, March 13, 2020

Don’t wait to get in the festival spirit and welcome the arrival of spring. Join us in Five Points the week before St. Pat's for Gregory Electric's Official Kick-Off to St. Pat’s in Five Points. This FREE family friendly event is one the whole family won’t want to miss! Irish-themed entertainment, including bagpipers, Rince N’ah Eireann dancers, Kudzu Q…

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Trick-or-Treating in Five Points 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

This halloween, families are invited to the five points neighborhood for a night full of treats! Stores will stay open late to hand out sweets to all the heroes and villians, princesses and knights! Along with neighborhood-wide trick or treating from 5pm until 7:30pm, retailers and restaurants will offer sales, specials, and promotions all day!…

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JerryFest

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Join us for the celebration of the life and art of Jerry Garcia at this year's JERRYFEST! Event Highlights Local food and artisan vendors Free, pet and family friendly event Entertainment & Music Line-up 2:00 - 3:00pm - Columbia Community Drum Circle 3:00 - 4:00pm- River Baby Bathwater Revival 4:30 - 5:30pm - Alien Carnival 6:00 - 7:00pm -…

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Columbia Food & Wine Festival

Sunday, April 28, 2019

THE DETAILS Spoil yourself with the sights, sounds, and signature flavors that make Columbia the best kept secret in the South. The Columbia Food and Wine Festival is a one-of-a-kind gastronomical journey through Columbia’s finest plates and pours; food, wine, beer, interactive demonstrations, live entertainment, and meet-and-greets with the M…

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Summer Sidewalk Sale

Friday, July 27, 2018

Join us in Five Points for Columbia's largest sidewalk sale stretching over three days and featuring all of your favorite merchants! Sales & Specials: • 2G's Clothing: Storewide sale! Save up to an additional 50% off the lowest marked price, plus $9.90 racks full of great values. Complimentary cold water! • Bohemian: 75% or more off everything in …

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10th Annual Long's Bar Stool Classic

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Join us for the 10th Annual Long's Bar Stool Classic - an 8 hole putt-putt bar crawl through all of your favorite Five Points bars and restaurants! Proceeds to benefit The Babcock Center Foundation. HOW TO SIGN-UP Sign up early to save some dough and guarantee your spot on the tour! Space on the tour is limited. First come, first served. Early…

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Trick-or-Treating in Five Points

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

This Halloween, families are welcome to the Five Points neighborhood for a night full of tricks and treats! Stores will stay open late to hand out sweet treats to all the ghouls and goblins in the neighborhood. Along with neighborhood-wide trick-or-treating from 5pm - 7:30pm, retailers and restaurants will also offer sales, specials, and…

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31st Annual Chili Cook-Off in Five Points

Saturday, November 3, 2018

The 31st Annual Chili Cook-Off in Five Points will be on Saturday, November 3rd. Once again, we are giving you the chance to watch teams battle it out for Columbia's best chili! Join us on Greene St. & Pavilion Ave. from noon to 6 pm, for over 30 awesome chilis, live music, children’s area, craft beers, cornhole, a few GIANT games, and more! T…

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Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Join us on Saturday, November 30, 2019, as the Five Points Association & participating merchants celebrate Small Business Saturday - a nationwide event celebrating small businesses and all they do for the community. In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need – getting more c…

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A Starry Night

Friday, December 7, 2018

Save the Date! Join us in Five Points on Friday, Dec. 7th as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with our annual holiday open house. Enjoy sales and specials from your favorite Five Points stores during a night full of holiday cheer. From home goods, jewelry, and clothing to bath bombs and wine, the Five Points merchants have…

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