About When In Columbia

Sylvan Bros clock in Columbia, SC's Main Street District.
Five Points mural in Columbia, SC

When In Columbia

Your Ultimate Guide

When In Columbia is your local resource for the best things to do, restaurants to try, and places to stay in Columbia, SC.

Our mission is to find the best of the best to make your next trip, meal or adventure in Columbia the best one yet.

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Need A Point In the Right Direction?

If you are new to the area or planning your first trip, be sure to check out our itinerary for the perfect weekend in Columbia. It shares our top recommendations for the must-try restaurants, what you should do on a Saturday morning and neighborhoods you can’t miss.

We also have a visitors guide to Columbia with additional details on the capital city. It has loads of information, from the best time of year to visit to details on neighborhoods, restaurants and more.

Interested in writing for us?

Get in touch! We’re a small but mighty team of locals who believe in exploring, tasting and sharing the best of Columbia. We are always looking for others who share our passion!

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If you have an editorial tip, please share! We love uncovering hidden gems in Cola Town that shouldn’t be, well, so hidden. If we can help support somewhere local (and awesome!), we’ll shout it from the rooftops!