Recreation

The professional sports enthusiast will find major league baseball, NBA and NFL action in Charlotte and Atlanta, both within driving distance of West Columbia, SC.

For Special Activities Permits, please fill out the following form: Special Activities Permit Application

Parks

  • B Avenue Ball Park – 815 B Avenue (Baseball, Football, Batting Cages, Press Box, Restrooms)
  • Carraway Park – 212 Hudson Street
  • Douglas Reeves Community Park – 761 Augusta Street (Tennis, Playground, Restrooms)
  • Rosamunda Percell-Butler Community Park – 1100 Raleigh Street (Basketball, Playground, Picnic Shelter)
  • Fowler Community Park – 800 C Avenue (Playground, Picnic Shelter)
  • TriCity Leisure Center
  • Howard Sports Complex

For a map of the park locations, click the link below:
Recreation Sites

West Columbia Community Center

Location: 754 B Avenue, West Columbia, SC 29169

The West Columbia Community Center is a meeting facility available to in-city residents only and is suitable for hosting a variety of activities such as birthday parties, reunions, and other similar events. The rental fee is $150 / day and due at the time of application. Twelve (12) six-foot tables are available for use along with sixty-two (62) chairs. Setup and take down will be the responsibility of the lessee (renter). Maximum capacity for the Community Center is: 193 – people standing only; 150 – people sitting class-room style; 73 – people sitting using tables and chairs. A full kitchen is also available; however all kitchen supplies and utensils must be provided by the lessee. The lessee is the responsible party and must be present at the event or function at all times. The lessee is responsible for cleaning up and removing all trash and debris at the end of the event or function, which includes sweeping and/or mopping floors and cleaning kitchen appliances if used (cleaning supplies are the responsibility of the lessee).

Renting the facility: A potential lessee, who lives *within the city limits, may call Colleen Otte at (803) 939-8616 or e-mail her at cotte@westcolumbiasc.gov to confirm the availability of the Community Center for the date(s) needed. If the Center is available, the lessee will need to come to City Hall (200 N. 12th St., West Columbia, SC 29169) to sign the rental agreement. At that time, the lessee must present a picture I.D. showing the current address, and pay the rental fee of $150/day.

For more details, please call Ms. Otte at (803) 939-8616 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

For Special Activities Permits, please fill out the following form: Special Activities Permit Application

*Having a West Columbia mailing address does not necessarily mean the residential address is inside the city limits. The city will determine if the address is within city boundaries.