St. Patty's Day Festival in 5 Points 2013

Saturday 16 March 2013 – Sunday 17 March 2013Past festival

St. Patty's Day Festival in 5 Points 2013

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Columbia, SC, US

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Tickets: Tickets are $15 gate/$12 advanced sold online at

Advance ticket sales will be available through March 15, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
Youth 16 and under admitted with an adult. Children 12 and under are admitted free with guardian.

On March 16, be ready to live the luck of the Irish at this celebration that welcomes over 40,000 people to the eclectic Five Points business district in Columbia, SC every year. Continually growing and improving, the 2013 festival will include a 10K and 5K Run and one mile walk, fun-filled parade, expanded family entertainment, enhanced food and craft offerings, a special shag area honoring our state dance, a kid-approved Childrens’ Carnival as well as four stages on live music hosting over 20 musical acts.

Event Overview

What: The Midlands’ Largest Annual Street Festival & One of the Largest Celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day in the Southeast

When: March 16, 2013
Gates open 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Where: Five Points
Columbia, SC

Who: 40,000+ Irish-for-a-Day

Why: To celebrate all things green and Gaelic, welcome the arrival of spring and promote the businesses in the Five Points village.

Schedule of Events:

7:30 a.m. – Get to the Green: 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Run

10:00 a.m. – Annual St. Pat’s Parade: FREE Viewing on Devine Street

10:00 a.m. – Pot O’ Gold Playland: FREE family fun area in Martin Luther King Park

Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Shaggin’ on Santee: Celebrating our state dance

Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Live Musical Entertainment: Five Stages