West Columbia enjoys the unique position of being right across the river from the capital city of Columbia.

Within a ten mile radius:

  • Theatre
  • Museums
  • 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.

“Whether you enjoy festivals, concerts in the park, street parties, the philharmonic, theatre or Broadway performances, you will find them all right here.”