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Five Points Association Presents 29th Annual Chili Cook-Off in Five Points

  November 7, 2016

This Saturday, November 12, 2016, the Five Points Association (FPA) will be hosting the 29th Annual Chili Cook-Off in Five Points. Patrons will have the chance to watch teams battle it out to see who has the best chili in Columbia. The Chili Cook-Off will be from noon to 6pm at the intersection of Greene Street and Pavilion Avenue and is free to the public. Starting at…

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Five Points to Host Final Five After Five Concert of 18th Season

  October 21, 2016

The Five Points Association welcomes the community to the final concert of this season’s Five After Five – a free and family friendly outdoor concert series in the heart of Five Points. Throughout the 18th season of this free event, patrons have enjoyed full evenings of great local music, brews, food and fun times starting in April, and continuing on the fourth Thursday of …

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Five Points Announces 2017 Festival Date and Highlights

  October 17, 2016

For over 30 years each spring, the Five Points district has welcomed thousands of patrons to celebrate all things green and Gaelic at the Midlands’ largest festival, St. Pat’s in Five Points. Having experienced the largest attendance numbers on record in 2016 with 44,000 attendees, the Five Points Foundation and the St. Pat’s in Five Points Planning Committee have begun plann…

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Five Points Businesses Hours of Operation

  October 8, 2016

As a result of Hurricane Matthew, many Five Points businesses will be closed today and have altered hours of operation for tomorrow. Please note the following changes: Businesses CLOSED on Saturday, October 8, 2016: 2G’s Clothing Baan Sawan Bohemian Bombshell Beauty Studio Drip El Burrito Elite Framing Papa Jazz Petal Revente Sid & Nancy Soda City Mattress Steel G…

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Five Points’ JerryFest Welcomes Record Crowd

  October 5, 2016

On Sunday, October 2, 2016, the Five Points Association hosted JerryFest, a celebration of the life and art of Jerry Garcia. The event welcomed just under 1,000 people from 16 different zip codes to the Five Points fountain, record numbers for the event’s three year history. Patrons spent the afternoon enjoying live music from five local bands, three local food vendors a…

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Five Points Association to Host Neighborhood-Wide Trick-or-Treating

  October 4, 2016

On Monday, October 31st, the Five Points Association merchants will be keeping their doors open late and giving out more treats than tricks to people as they come down in their Halloween costumes. Patrons are also encouraged to take advantages of sales and specials throughout the neighborhood. A list of participating merchants and specials will be available on our website…

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JerryFest in Five Points: A Celebration of the Life and Art of Jerry Garcia

  September 27, 2016

For over a decade, local musicians have organized JerryFest to commemorate rock guitarist and music industry icon, Jerry Garcia. The Five Points Association, in conjunction with alternative clothing store Loose Lucy’s, will be hosting this year’s JerryFest. JerryFest is a free and family friendly outdoor concert to celebrate the life and art of Jerry Garcia. Garcia was bes…

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Five Points Continues Centennial Efforts in 2016 with Groundbreaking of Centennial Plaza

  September 16, 2016

Five Points, Columbia’s original village neighborhood, has begun its next 100 years with the continuation of Centennial projects and beautification efforts in 2016. The Five Points Association and its gracious partners within the community have collaborated on the construction of Five Points’ Centennial Plaza, located at the intersection of Blossom Street, Congaree and San…

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Five Points to Host Sixth Concert of 18th Season

  September 15, 2016

The Five Points Association welcomes the community to the sixth concert of this season’s Five After Five – a free and family friendly outdoor concert series in the heart of Five Points. Throughout the 18th season of this free event, patrons can expect to enjoy seven evenings of great local music, brews, food and fun times starting in April, and continuing on the fourth Thu…

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8th Annual Long’s Bar Stool Classic in Five Points

  August 23, 2016

The Five Points Association and the Babcock Center Foundation will be hosting the 8th Annual Long’s Bar Stool Classic throughout Five Points bars and restaurants, starting at 5pm on August 26th, 2016. The Long’s Bar Stool Classic is an 8 hole putt-putt bar crawl with proceeds benefiting the Babcock Center Foundation. The Long’s Bar Stool Classic is a self-guided tour and golfe…

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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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Mark your calendars, set a reminder, tell a friend, just get down to Five Points for these upcoming events!

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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