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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 ...

South Carolina State Fairgrounds

  • 1200 Rosewood Drive
  • Columbia, SC 29201
  • Phone: 803-799-3387
  • Fax: 803-799-1760
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The following buildings are available at varying times throughout the year: Building Descriptions  • Cantey Building 40,000 sq. ft. - building size 160' x 225' deep - exhibit space • Hampton Building 25,000 sq. ft. - building size 100' x 250' deep - exhibit space • Moore Building 19,000 sq. ft. - building size 98' x 177' deep - exhibit space *clear span space • Ellison Building 16,072 sq. ft. - building size 164' x 98' deep - exhibit space • Ruff Building 15,000 sq. ft. - building size 60' x 248' deep - exhibit space • Nutt Cattle Arena 13,114 sq. ft. - building size 79' x 166' deep - exhibit space • Palmetto Room - Heath Building 2,070 sq. ft. - building size 45' x 46' deep - exhibit space and the brand new Goodman Building with 35,000 sq. ft. of sapce. • Midway 9 acres, half asphalt and half grass .

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  • Price Range Maximum: $$ - $101-150
South Carolina State Fairgrounds Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 8
  • Theatre Capacity: 2,000
  • Classroom Capacity: 1,320
  • Reception Capacity: 2,880
  • Distance to Airport: 9

Craftsmen's Christmas Classic Art & Craft Festival

November 3-5, 2017
Location: South Carolina State Fairgrounds
Times: Friday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM | Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM | Sunday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The 42nd Annual Craftsmen's Christmas Classic features original designs & work by hundreds of artists & craftsmen from across the Nation. There is something for every style, taste & ...More»

Craftsmen's Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival

March 3-5, 2017
Location: South Carolina State Fairgrounds
Times: Friday: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM | Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM | Sunday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The 34th Annual Craftsmen's Spring Classic features original designs & work by hundreds of artists & craftsmen from across the Nation. There is something for every style, taste & ...More»

Palmetto Senior Show

January 19, 2017
Location: South Carolina State Fairgrounds
Times: From: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
John Ford Coley will perform "Nights are Forever Without You" and many other hits! Plus, The Time Pirates will also perform! Miss South Carolina Rachel Wyatt and Clemson National ...More»

World Beer Festival

February 18, 2017
Location: South Carolina State Fairgrounds
Times: First session: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Second session: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Explore some of the finest breweries from South Carolina and around the world at the 9th Annual World Beer Festival!   Expanded SC Beer Garden – The 2017 event will feature ...More»
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