Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
7700 Two Notch Rd.
Columbia, SC 29223
Phone: (803) 788-5544
Fax: (803) 217-3941
The Comedy House brings the laughter to Columbia. The variety of entertainers will put back the smile on your face. And if the hilarious guy on the stage looks familiar, it is because you probably have seen him on Comedy Central. The club brings some of the biggest names in comedy, like Chris Rock, Larry the Cable Guy, Steve Harvey, Jeff Foxworthy and many more.
Hilton Field at Fort Jackson shot into fame for featuring one of the biggest artists of all times - Kid Rock. The venue specializes in concerts for the troops, but civilians are also welcome.
South Carolina's longest running professional touring childrens' theater, The Patchwork Players is a nationally known children's theater company founded by Genie Eaker in 1980. Offering classic children's literature brought to the stage by Catherine Eaker, these productions feature live adult professional actors and child-sized puppets to delight your young audiences. Available to tour schools, pre-schools and kindergartens, arts centers, churches and libraries - no stage needed.
Township Auditorium is not only a place for concerts, plays, ballets, and other events, but also for business conventions and wedding receptions, which are hosted in the Green Room. Seating 3200 guests, the venue has played host to Willie Nelson, Steve Harvey and other world-famous performers. Cameras and laser pointers are prohibited inside, and smoking is strictly forbidden. Call for tickets or visit the website for updates.
The Thomas Woodrow Wilson Boyhood Home is located at Columbia, South Carolina. It was was of the childhood homes of Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President of the United States. This house was built in the year 1872 in the cottage style of architecture. The house has got completely in 2013 C.E and it got listed on the National Registrar of Historic Places on February 23, 1972.
This beautiful structure is a historic residential building located in downtown Columbia. It was built between 1890–1900 and has a mixture of architectural styles. The house belonged to Modjeska Monteith Simkins, who played a crucial role in the Civil Rights Movement. She stayed here from the 1930's untill her death. The house does not have any tours that could let you peep into the activists's life, but it available for visits and group meetings. A reservation has to be done prior to your visit.
Six or seven high quality community theatrical productions, including musicals and nonmusicals, are performed at this theatre throughout the year with programming that people of all age groups will enjoy.
The oldest continuously operating community theatre in the nation, this live community theatre was established in 1924 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. A variety of high quality Broadway style shows are performed throughout the year including musicals, comedies, family entertainment shows, and youth productions.
A group of kids between the ages of seven and 18 years old make up this pre-professional dance group that has won numerous national awards for their quality in technique.
House of Peace Synagogue is located at Columbia, South Carolina. It is a former synagogue of the Beth Shalom Congregation and the building was used for the Big Apple Club, which was an African-American night club. The building is a two-story, wooden building with a metal gabled roof. It was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on August 28, 1979.
Many University-sponsored performances are featured at this Greek Revival historic landmark theatre that was built in 1855 and features a unique "theater-in-the-round" style with auditorium seating on all four sides.
A wide variety of cultural and artistic films and videos are shown at this theatre including classic films, foreign films, and new independent films and documentaries.