Special Alert
What's Hot This January
Posted on December 30, 2016 at 8:59AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Happy New Year! Hit the ground running in 2017 with concerts, exhibits, events and more happening all over town this month. Read on for our roundup of things to do below, then check out ...
All You Need to Know to Kick Off the New Year in Columbia, SC
Posted on December 12, 2016 at 8:59AM by Dayna Cantelmi
From finding the perfect hotel and picking the right New Year's Eve celebration to spending the rest of the weekend exploring the area's restaurants and attractions, we have everything you need to ...
What's Hot This December
Posted on November 22, 2016 at 7:03AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Holiday celebrations, special events around town and a number of museum exhibits are all in store for December. Check out our roundup of things to do below, then take a look at ...
What's Hot This Holiday Season: Your Guide to Columbia, SC Festivities
Posted on November 2, 2016 at 9:12AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Get ready to give thanks, gather with family and friends and celebrate the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is officially upon us and we have everything you need to know about ...
What's Hot This Halloweekend: Tricks, Treats and Terrors
Posted on October 28, 2016 at 6:00AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Halloween is here, so gather up some ghosts and goblins and get witchy this weekend at a number of events and activities going on around town! Read on for our roundup below, then take a look at ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Walk for Life, Bridge Dinner and Halloween Fun
Posted on October 21, 2016 at 7:39AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Gear up for an action-packed weekend full of events, concerts, food and more! Continue reading for our roundup below, then look through our calendar of events for everything that's going ...

701 Whaley Street

Planning an event?
Historic 701 offers several options and combinations of space in a setting unlike any other in Columbia.
Whether you need to accommodate a crowd of 1000+ or entertain an intimate group of 20, 701 has a room or rooms for your event.
701 is perfect for weddings, receptions, art shows, formals, fundraisers, workshops or parties.
We also have tables and Chiavari chairs for rent.

LOADING 9C95E675-5056-A36A-1DC3A1656B038268
  • Cancellation Policy:
  • Deposit Policy:
  • Reservations Required:
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Price Range Maximum: 3,500
  • Price Range Minimum: 700.00
701 Whaley Street Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 4
  • Total Sqft.: 14,350
  • Largest Room: 6,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 300
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 200
  • Exhibit Space:
  • Reception Capacity: 1,000
  • Space Notes: Grand Hall, Granby Room, Olympia Room, Market Space and Bridal Room with private bathroom
  • Description: 701 Whaley is one of Columbia's most popular venues for all types of special occasions. With four spaces to choose from, your event is sure to be a success in this unique setting. All rooms offer full day rentals (except Sundays) and you are free to utilize the catering and bartending service of your choice.

Indie South Fair's Spring Colatown Market

April 8-9, 2017
Location: 701 Whaley Street
Times: From: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Join Indie South Fair for its return to Columbia, SC to celebrate creative community and good times! Shop small and buy local from over 40 vendors. While you're shopping, enjoy live entertainment ...More»
What's Hot Now
What's Hot Now
Here you can browse what visitors and locals think is #famouslyhot. Be sure to tag your photos across social media with #famouslyhot for a chance to be featured.