About the area:
As the capital of South Carolina, Columbia is a city rich with history. There are numerous things for the entire family to see and do. Whether you like visiting places important in history, enjoying the arts, playing or watching sports, attending festivals, or participating in outdoor activities, Columbia is the place for you.
See a concert at the Colonial Center, an ice show at the Carolina Coliseum, a Broadway show at the Koger Center, or a national dance touring company at The Township. Walk through the tallest trees on the East Coast in the Congaree National Park. Enjoy food from around the world at one of the many festivals. Visit Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden, consistently rated one of the nation's "10 Great Zoos." In short, Columbia really does have it all!