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 2017 is still listed, we will update it as soon as the date for 2018 has been decided.
31st Annual Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, November 3, 2018
It's everyone's favorite time of year, and you know what that means...it's CHILI time! The #5PointsChiliCookOff is held each fall, where once again, we are giving you the chance to watch teams battle it out for Columbia's best chili! Join us for over 30 awesome chilis, live music, children’s area, craft beers, cornhole, and more! The best part? T…
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 24, 2018
On a Saturday each November, the Five Points Association will be taking part in Small Business Saturday -- the nationwide event celebrating small business. In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need – getting more customers. The single day has grown into a powerful movement and Five P…
A Starry Night
Friday, December 7, 2018
Join us as Five Points celebrates the season at the annual holiday event, A Starry Night. Patrons can stroll through all of their favorite Five Points stores to enjoy sales and specials during a night full of holiday cheer. From home goods, jewelry, and clothing to baked goods and wine, the Five Points merchants have everything patrons could…
Gregory Electric's Official Kick-Off to St. Pat's
Friday, March 9, 2018
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…
Halloween in Five Points
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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, retailers and restaurants will also offer sales, specials, and promotions all day long.