For more date ideas, browse restaurants, attractions and things to do in Columbia, SC, or take a look at our Romantic Hot Spots board on Pinterest. for you to explore while you're living in this town.Friday is the perfect night to wind down from the work week with a date alongside your love.Therefore, we declare Friday, date night in The New Romantic Hot Spot.Get some photos and then warm up at Flat Branch Pub for dinner.Grab a beer (see what’s on tap here), and order your favorite.If you’ve never been, we suggest the Green Chili Chicken Fingers, Big Al’s Mac & Cheese, and the Stout Brownie Sundae. [Once the Magic Tree is gone, here are some other stops you can make instead.] Two words: Lazer Lanes.
Some Saturdays, the observatory partners with Midlands Astronomy Club for Sidewalk Astronomy where you can star gaze outside Hunter-Gatherer Brewery.
Cultural activities flourish in the town, with professional ballet companies, live local theater, a symphony, an orchestra, and a score of well-curated museums are ready to satisfy any cultural cravings. Rock Bridge Memorial State Park is a state park with more than 2,200 acres of recreational land featuring a wide variety of activities and amenities.
Some of Missouri's most beautiful and most trafficked hiking trails can be found here along with some of the more isolated trails in the Gabs Creek Wild Area.
Just because you ventured out of the house doesn’t mean you can’t hang out on a couch. Check the website for information on current movies.
No Columbia winter is complete without a visit to the Magic Tree at the Village of Cherry Hill.