If you live in an apartment in West Columbia, SC you have two great festivals that you can enjoy this weekend. The America Loves Bacon Tour comes to Columbia this Saturday and the South Carolina Cornbread Festival also takes place on Saturday.
America Loves Bacon Tour - 11:30-7 p.m. Saturday at Carolina Walk. Meet Chef Brian Duff from “Bar Rescue,” and enjoy live music, sign up for the bacon-eating contest, and sample lots of, well, bacon-centric dishes. General admission tickets, $25 (covers entry 1-7 p.m., five sampling tickets, entertainment, cooking demos) or VIP tickets, $75 (early 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. entry, 10 sampling tickets, official T-shirt, poster, laminate pass). Information and tickets atamericalovesbacon.com.
South Carolina Cornbread Festival - 8 a.m-8 p.m. Saturday at 2800 block of North Main and Newman streets. Participate in the Cornbread Cook-off, cornbread-eating contest or the S.C. Cornbread Festival Pageant. Enjoy classic and contemporary car shows, live entertainment and the Corn Muffin Playland. Information: www.sccornbreadfestival.com.
More information - thestate.com