The Gallery at City Hall-Benedict College Faculty Exhibitfeaturing the work of Wendell George Brown, Cornelius Cakley, Jasmin Cyril, Gina Moore, Amanda Ladymon-Stockard, Brian Rego and Tyrone Geter. This First Thurday will feature a gallery talk by Wendell George Brown andCornelius Cakley starting at 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Villa Tronco– Palmetto Opera singers from 7-8:30. Reservations are required. 803-256-7677
Mast General Store- Enjoy music with Jellyroll & Delicious Dish. They play both original and cover tunes, with influences from Gram Parsons, Townes Van Zandt, The Grateful Dead, and traditional folk such as Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan. May Kirby and Jenn McCallister on harmony, Bentz Kirby on lead vocals, accompanied by Chris Lawther on guitar. 6 – 7:30 p.m. Nickelodeon-Member happy hour! All Nick members enjoy a discount on beer and wine all evening.
Good Life Café– Enjoy live music by Flat Out Strangers, wonderful food, and a full bar, 7 – 9 p.m.
Michael’s Café & Catering- Live music from The Entertainment. Author John Sherrer, Historic Columbia’s Director of Cultural Resources, will sign “Remembering Columbia”, from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. as part of Celebrating Columbia. Gallery space will feature artwork by locals Donna Rozier and Ron Weathers, whose paintings are featured on the CD: A Brush with Columbia History, Told Through Art.
Tapp’s Arts Center- Foundation, Formulation, Failure: A Solo Exhibition in Three Acts by Thomas Crouch from 6 -10 p.m. Tom Hall and the Plowboys playing music in the Courtyard (6:30-9 p.m.) and a Day of the Dead celebration hosted by Palmetto Y Luna on Main Street in front of Tapp’s.
Grapes and Gallery (1113 Taylor Street)-EPIC Beer and Wine Tasting paired with Mast General Store Candy. Join them as The Beer Fairy (Ashley Bower of Girls Pint Outand Rafa Distributing) and Mike Wine-Guy (Mike Simmons of Ben Arnold Beverage Co.) face off by pairing four candies with four beers and four wines. Tickets to this event are $15. There are only 15 tickets available. Read more for further details and the link to purchase tickets.