On March 16, be ready to live the luck of the Irish if you live in an apartment in West Columbia, SC. This celebration welcomes over 40,000 people to the Five Points business district in Columbia, SC every year. Continually growing and improving, the 2013 festival will include a 10K and 5K Run and one mile walk, fun-filled parade, expanded family entertainment, enhanced food and craft offerings, a special shag area honoring our state dance, a kid-approved Childrens Carnival as well as four stages on live music hosting over 20 musical acts.
What: The Midlands’ Largest Annual Street Festival & One of the Largest Celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day in the Southeast
When: March 16, 2013
Gates open 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Five Points
Who: 40,000+ Irish-for-a-Day
Why: To celebrate all things green and Gaelic, welcome the arrival of spring and promote the businesses in the Five Points village.
Schedule of Events:
7:30 a.m. – Get to the Green: 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Run
10:00 a.m. – Annual St. Pat’s Parade: FREE Viewing on Devine Street
10:00 a.m. – Pot O’ Gold Playland: FREE family fun area in Martin Luther King Park
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Shaggin’ on Santee: Celebrating our state dance
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Live Musical Entertainment: Five Stages
More information at stpatscolumbia.com/