March is in like a lion this weekend with a full schedule of events, exhibits and shows. Keep reading for our roundup below, then take a look at our calendar of events for everything that's going on in Columbia, SC!

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Festivals, marathons, galas and more - we've got a little bit of everything. Start your weekend by painting the town green! Attend the St. Pat's Official Kickoff in Five Points where you'll enjoy Irish step dancers, get your face painted and dye the fountain green in preparation for our annual festival. Make it to the finish line Saturday morning for the Run Hard Columbia Marathon, then stick around Main Street for a well-earned meal at Soda City Market. Tap into your creativity at Art Day at the South Carolina State Museum or spend some time with the kids at Columbia Marionette Theatre for their newest production - "Aladdin." Saturday night is date night! Go glam at In the Mix: From Vintage to Vogue, CMA Gala 2016, feel the love at Rue 77for Saturday Night Love (SNL), enjoy "Broadway Back Together" at Harbison Theatre or laugh the night away at Arnez J at The Comedy House. The Craftsmen's Classic Spring Art & Craft Festival is going on all weekend, so stop in to shop around for something unique and handmade to take home. Catch them before they're gone - this is the last weekend to see "The Honky Tonk Angels" at Town Theatre or Paths of Destruction: Sherman's Final Campaign at South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum. Finally, cap off your weekend with Jerusalem Symphony at Newberry Opera House.

Check out our daily guide below. For more things to do around Columbia, SC, visit our calendar of events!

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FRIDAY, MARCH 4:
College Art Day at South Carolina State Museum 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; $5 - $7
St. Pat's Official Kickoff at Five Points 5 - 7 p.m.; Free admission

SATURDAY, MARCH 5:
Run Hard Columbia Marathon at South Carolina State House 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; $95
Soda City Market at City Center/ Main Street 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Free admission
South Carolina State House Tours at South Carolina State House 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; Free admission
Art Day at South Carolina State Museum 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; $5 - $7
"Aladdin" at Columbia Marionette Theatre 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; $5
In the Mix: From Vintage to Vogue, CMA Gala 2016 at Columbia Museum of Art 7 p.m. - 12 a.m.; $150
Saturday Night Love (SNL) at Rue 77 7 - 10 p.m.; $10 - $20
"Broadway Back Together" at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College 7:30 p.m.; $28

SUNDAY, MARCH 6:
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection at Columbia Museum of Art 2 p.m.; Free admission
Jerusalem Symphony at Newberry Opera House 5 p.m.; $86

ALL WEEKEND:
Craftsmen's Classic Spring Art & Craft Festival at South Carolina State Fairgrounds Friday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; $1 - $8
"The Honky Tonk Angels" at Town Theatre Friday and Saturday 8 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m.; $15 - $25
Arnez J at The Comedy House Friday 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Saturday 6:30 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11:30 p.m., Sunday 7 p.m.; $25 - $35
Dinos: The Big Dig at EdVenture Children's Museum Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 12 - 5 p.m.; $10.50 - $11.50
Paths of Destruction: Sherman's Final Campaign at South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; $2 - $5
Columbia Museum of Art has a variety of ongoing exhibits open Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 12 - 5 p.m.; $12
• REMIX: Themes & Variations in African American Art
• Spoken: African American Art from the Collection
• Art Reimagined
South Carolina State Museum has a variety of ongoing exhibits open Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday 12 - 5 p.m.; $5 - $7
• Julius Caesar: Roman Military, Might and Machines
• Time and Place: The Artwork of James Fowler Cooper
McKissick Museum has a variety of ongoing exhibits open Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.; Free admission
• A Spirit of Place: USC's Buildings and Their Namesakes
• Family Ties: South Carolina Women Photographers on Family
• Heard at Every Turn: Traditional Music in South Carolina
• Identi-Tee: Beyond the White T-Shirt

For more things to do in Columbia, SC browse our calendar of events and listings of attractionsoutdoor things to dorestaurants and more. Book your hotel room and attractions tickets at reservations.columbiacvb.com.