👇Check out what is going on in your city this weekend!👇

9th Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival

This festival will celebrate locally grown tomatoes and their farmers. This festival has been names one os Southern Livings "Best in the South" festivals. There will be music, drinks and other locally grown food. 

When: Saturday, August 11th - 1 PM - 7 PM
Where: City Roots - 1005 Airport Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29205
Price: $10 presale, $15 day of, Kids 16 and under are free!

Columbia Fireflies 

The Fireflies are at home all weekend so come out and enjoy America's Pastime. If you haven't been out to a game this season this will be the perfect opportunity. There will be fireworks on BOTH Friday and Saturday. Saturday the Fireflies are celebrating Soda City! 

When: Friday, August 10th - 7PM, Saturday, August 11- 6 PM, Sunday, August 12 - 2 PM
Where: Spirit Communications Park - 1640 Freed Dr, Columbia, SC 29201
Price: $5 - $10
Website: https://goo.gl/dE93Rs

Twilight in the Garden

The big screen returns to Riverbanks Zoo this weekend for the showing of Coco. Play in the Splash Zone beforehand and then roll out some blankets in the Garden Amphitheater to enjoy the movie! 

When: Friday, August 10th - 6 PM
Where: Riverbanks Zoo and Garden - 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia, SC 29210
Price: Members - $3 Non-Members $5

Lope's Family Fun Day

LOPE is hosting their 3rd annual family fun day this weekend! There will be bounce houses, face painting, splash pads, photo booths, and live entertainment and music. FREE school supplies will be given out to families who participate. 

When: Sunday, August 12th - 2 PM - 6 PM
Where: Sesquicentennial State Park - 9564 Two Notch Road, Columbia, SC
Price: FREE! Just pay for admission to the park - $5 for adults $3 for kids
Website: https://goo.gl/LvTDqm

Young Artist's Festival

The Center of Contemporary Art is hosting a festival for all young artists from participating camps in Columbia. There will be a art of all types including media, visual, theater, music and dance. Come out and support young artists in our community! 

When: Saturday, August 11 - 12 PM - 3 PM
Where: Center of Contemporary Art - 701 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Price: FREE!
Website: https://goo.gl/9AxfVu

If you're looking for some inspiration regarding decor or renovations or beginning the process of buying a home, open houses are a great way to start. 

We've created the ULTIMATE guide to open houses this weekend in Columbia:

Your Columbia Open House Guide For August 18th - 19th

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