Every October people of all ages descend upon our capital city, Columbia, to attend the South Carolina State Fair. If you live in an apartment in West Columbia, SC, you can’t miss it. The wide variety of exhibits, thrilling rides and unique food, draws visitors from near and far. This year the fair will be held from October 10-25 at the Fairgrounds.
The South Carolina State Fair attracts over 600,000 annual visitors and is the largest event in the State of South Carolina. A fun, family-oriented event, the South Carolina State Fair promotes everything South Carolina and has been recognized as one of the top 50 fairs in the United States and a Top 20 Event in the Southeast.
Exhibits include livestock and agriculture, flowers, baked and canned goods, needlework and quilting, fine art and more, as well as commerce, education and history exhibits. Grandstand entertainment features world class performers as well as local entertainment and school performances. Midway rides and carnival games add to the fun.