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A Statement from the Five Points Association: Rise Bakeshop

  April 20, 2017

The Five Points Association applauds Rise Bakeshop for their tremendous growth over the last year, and their need for additional space. While we're sad to lose a member of our Five Points family, we are proud of such an increase in popularity and celebrate owner Sarah Simmons for recognizing their need to accommodate a growing demand. We are thankful to have been a part…

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A Statement from the Five Points Association

  April 19, 2017

The Five Points Association is disheartened to hear the news of long-time Five Points merchant, Harper's Restaurant, closing its doors. They were an active member of the Association and a beloved business in our village. Every district goes through change and not unlike the rest of downtown Columbia, Five Points is experiencing tremendous growth. We are excited and…

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Five After Five: May Concert Details

  April 12, 2017

The Five Points Association welcomes the community to the second concert of this season’s Five After Five, a free and family friendly outdoor concert series in the heart of Five Points, at the fountain. Throughout the 19th season of this free event, patrons can expect to enjoy five evenings of great local music, brews, food and fun times starting in April, on the first S…

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Five Points Foundation Donates $47,750 to Local Non-Profits and Charities

  April 4, 2017

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the Five Points Foundation awarded $47,750 to over 30 charities and non-profit organizations in the Midlands from revenue generated from the 35th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points. The St. Pat’s Committee is proud to share that this year’s festival saw great success, welcoming approximately 47,400 patrons into Columbia’s oldest entertainment distric…

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Statement: Incident on 3.19.2017 in Five Points

  March 30, 2017

The Five Points community is shocked by the video of the cruel act that occurred outside Carolina Pour House on Sunday, March 19, 2017. Our thoughts are with the victim and his family, and we are hopeful for a speedy recovery and his swift return to the University of South Carolina. Carolina Pour House is not a member of the Five Points Association.

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Five After Five Kicks Off 19th Season

  March 27, 2017

The Five Points Association is welcoming the return of spring with the announcement of the 19th annual Five After Five, a free and family friendly outdoor concert series in the heart of Five Points, at the fountain. Patrons can expect to enjoy five evenings of great local music, brews, food and fun times starting in April, on the first Sunday of each month, through…

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Five Points Foundation Wraps Up 35th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points

  March 21, 2017

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Five Points welcomed approximately 47,400 people to their perennial St. Pat’s in Five Points celebration. An event breakdown is below: Get to the Green 15K, 10K, 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run had 2,401 participants. This year’s race featured a new 15K, in honor of its 15th anniversary. The race started at Maxcy Gregg Park and ended on Devine Str…

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St. Pat’s in Five Points Kicks Off with Dye and Dancing

  March 1, 2017

This Friday, March 3rd, from 5:30pm until 6:30pm, the Fountain Division of W.P. Law and the Five Points community will welcome the green and Gaelic season with a free event for people of all ages at the Five Points fountain (at the intersection of Harden and Greene Streets). Annually, hundreds of little leprechauns and their much taller chaperons participate in the…

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St. Pat’s in Five Points Now Offering In-Store Pre-Sale Tickets

  February 20, 2017

Starting on Monday, February 20th, pre-sale outlets for St. Pat’s in Five Points, one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the southeast, go live. In addition to online sales, which have been live since November, six stores are armed with hundreds of tickets to save interested festival goers time and money. Pre-sale tickets are $15 at the following outlets: Cyc…

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St. Pat’s Saluda’s VIP Experience at the 35th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points

  February 6, 2017

On Saturday, March 18th, the St. Pat’s in Five Points festival will offer more than music, good eats, and green beer. This year’s festival will feature an exclusive VIP experience at the “St. Pat’s Saluda’s VIP.” The St. Pat’s planning committee invites those interested to purchase their tickets now for $95 at the event’s website. Tickets are limited, so guests are encouraged to p…

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Friday, March 9

Official Kick-Off to St. Pat's

Don’t wait until March 18th to get in the festival spirit and welcome the arrival of spring. Join us in Five Points on Friday, March 9th for the Official Kick-Off to S…

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Saturday, March 17

St. Pat's in Five Points

Watch the 2017 Video! On March 17, 2018, be prepared to shake your shamrocks at the 36th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points - one of the largest green and Gaelic c…

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