West Columbia enjoys the unique position of being right across the river from the capital city of Columbia.
Within a ten mile radius:
- Art Galleries
- The Ira and Nancy Koger Center for the Arts
- Philharmonic South Carolina
- Performing Arts
- Music from bluegrass to chamber
West Columbia co-sponsors the West Metro Parade of Lights each December. A variety of concerts and performances can be enjoyed at the amphitheater located at the corner of Meeting Street and Alexander Road at the base of the Gervais Street Bridge.