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 is still listed, we will update it as soon as the date for 2017 has been decided.
Summer Sidewalk Sale
Friday, August 5, 2016
2017 EVENT DATES TBD Devine Street and Five Points merchants are teaming up again to present Columbia's largest Sidewalk Sale for Tax Free Weekend. Join us and enjoy... --Fantastic sales in all of your favorite stores --Sidewalk performances from local buskars --Complimentary trolley rides to and from each district Remember, when you spend your…
Sunday, October 2, 2016
2017 EVENT DATE TBD Join us at the original Five Points fountain for JerryFest, celebrating its fourth year in 2017! was the largest yet! Don't miss your chance to celebrate the life and art of Jerry Garcia. The day-long event provides live music from local bands, local food vendors, and arts & crafts vendors.
30th Annual Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, November 12, 2016
2017 EVENT DATE TBD The #5PointsChiliCookOff in Five Points gives you the chance to watch teams battle it out for Columbia's best chili! Join us for over 30 awesome chilis, craft beers, and more! The best part? The event is FREE! Think you have what it takes to compete? Put your money where your mouth is and sign up! Chilis will be tried by our…
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…