March 31, 2017 | Columbia Scoop, Learn the Area, Upcoming
This weekend, Columbia will host one of its biggest events of the year: The Columbia International Festival.
This annual festival exhibits food, music, and arts of the many cultures that make up South Carolina, and it attracts over 20,000 guests each year. Over 60 different countries will be displayed throughout the festival as native hosts provide visitors with unique cultural insight through their story-telling, wardrobe, and souvenirs.
This year’s exhibition will include an international food court, a fashion show, the “Parade of Nations” and much more.
The festival will be hosted at The South Carolina State Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 2. For more information visit the official website.
-Jalesa Cooley, community events intern