It will be steamy in South Carolina's capital city today, where year-round fun and exploration heat up the cosmopolitan scene. With fiery restaurants, hotels, live music and theater venues -- our brand of low to no-cost fun will make your visit sizzle.
Make sure your next event is the most successful ever by meeting in Columbia. Here in the heart of South Carolina, visitors experience the excitement of a thriving metropolis with a proud past rich in history and tradition.
The Columbia Regional Sports Council is your "go to" group for information on sponsorship, promotion and coordination for all sporting events, facilities and associations in the City of Columbia as well as Lexington and Richland counties.
Founded in 1854, Elmwood Cemetery has been the metropolitan area's most prestigious cemetery. The grounds selected, a sloping tract that overlooked the Broad River, were part of the original Taylor tract belong to Col. A. A.Taylor. Elmwood Cemetery features a confederate cemetery within its boundaries attracting hundreds of history buffs, as well as genealogy seekers yearly. Encompassed in miles of newly paved roadways you will also find two veterans gardens, two additional bronze marker sections, and numerous family monument sections. Historical walking tour maps available in the office, open Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.