Looking for fun?
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 2016/2017 is still listed, we will update it as soon as the date for 2017/2018 has been decided.
30th Annual Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, October 21, 2017
It's everyone's favorite time of year, and you know what that means...it's CHILI time! The #5PointsChiliCookOff will be on October 21st. Once again, we are giving you the chance to watch teams battle it out for Columbia's best chili! Join us on Greene Street & Pavilion Avenue from noon to 6pm, for over 30 awesome chilis, live music,…
St. Pat's in Five Points
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Watch the 2017 Video! On March 18, 2017, be prepared to shake your shamrocks at the 35th Annual 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 a…
Summer Sidewalk Sale
Friday, August 4, 2017
Devine Street and Five Points merchants are teaming up again to present Columbia's largest Sidewalk Sale for Tax Free Weekend, August 4th - 6th. Join us and enjoy... --Fantastic sales in all of your favorite stores --Sidewalk performances from local buskers --FREE face painting, DJ spinning, bounce house, arts & crafts vendors, and more at…
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Join us for the celebration of the life and art of Jerry Garcia at JERRYFEST! EVENT HIGHLIGHTS: -Local food and artisan vendors -Free, pet and family friendly event -Live music kicks off at 2pm with the Columbia Community Drum Circle MUSIC LINE-UP: 3:00 - 4:00pm: Ring Around the Sun 4:30 - 5:30pm: George Fetner & the Strays 6:00 - 7:00pm:…