Things to do in Lexington County.
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Lysa TerKeurst (author)Christian non-fiction author Lysa TerKeurst stops by Mt Horeb UMC (1205 Old Cherokee Rd.) as she tours behind her new book, “Good Boundaries and Goodbyes.” The event starts at 7 p.m. and costs between $40 and $55. Find more info at facebook.com/mthorebumc
Outdoor Movie NightMt. Hebron UMC (3156 Leaphart Rd. in West Columbia) hosts an Outdoor Movie Night. The family-friendly, Veterans Day-themed film is “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero,” an animated movie based on the true story of a stray dog who was the unofficial mascot of the 102nd Infantry Regiment. There will be free popcorn and hot dogs provided. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and is free to attend. Visit facebook.com/pineviewruritan for more information.
2022 Annual Christmas Arts & Crafts MarketStop by the State Farmers Market (3483 Charleston Hwy. in West Columbia) Nov. 12-13 and enjoy the 2022 Christmas Arts & Crafts Market. There will be more than 100 vendors on site, selling everything from photography to potted plants and beyond. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, and is free to attend with free parking. Visit agriculture.sc.gov for more information.
Yoga for EveryoneDo yoga in Irmo Community Park (7473 Church St.). Bring a mat and wear comfortable layerable clothing. Meet at the back of the park in the field (if it’s too soggy, the event will move to the park’s amphitheater). Suggested donation is $10-$20 (with proceeds going to Unbound Earth School’s fundraising for gear and training. Find more info at facebook.com/unbound.earth.school.
Woman’s Club Holiday MarketThe Woman’s Club of Cayce (701 Oakland Ave.) hosts a market with local vendors, handmade arts and crafts, fresh baked goods and more. The event goes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find more info at facebook.com/thewomansclubofcayce.
Saturday Night DancingJoin Bill’s Music Shop and Pickin’ Parlor (710 Meeting St. in West Columbia) for a special Veterans Day edition of their Saturday Night Dancing event. Enjoy live country dance music courtesy of The McKoys band and help yourself to a grilled chicken and corn on the cob dinner. This event begins at 6 p.m. and runs until 10p.m., and admission is a $10 donation. Visit billsmusicshop.com for more information.
Chaye Alexander Presents A Soulful 70s SoireeChayz Lounge (607 Meeting St. in West Columbia) hosts A Soulful 70’s Soiree, a birthday celebration for venue owner Chaye Alexander. The Souljazz Collective will be on hand playing hits and classics by Kool & The Gang, Parliament-Funkadelic, KC & The Sunshine, Rufus, The Emotions, Rose Royce and more. Showtime is 8 p.m., and tickets are $35. Dressy attire is required. Visit chayzlounge.com for more information.
“The World You Left Behind” (play)The Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College (7300 College St. in Irmo) hosts a performance of “The World You Left Behind” at 3 p.m.: “Trusting people hasn’t come easy for S.C. Top Radio Personality, Brian Green, especially since the one person he loved the most, betrayed him. After six years of praying, he thinks that his prayers have finally been answered. However, not everyone is sharing in his excitement, especially his 16-year-old daughter, Diamond. After some careful digging, Diamond has found out the true reason for this reunion. Now she has to decide if revealing the truth is worth the expense of breaking her father’s heart.” Tickets are $40 for reserved seating and $50 for VIP seating. Visit harbisontheatre.org for more information.
Lake Murray Country’s Holiday Open House & Gift Shop SaleThe Lake Murray Country Visitor’s Center (2184 North Lake Dr. in Columbia) hosts its Holiday Open House & Gift Shop Sale. Shop for everything from home décor to apparel, including “Tis The Season To Be Murray” T-shirts, greeting cards and kitchen towels. The sale runs from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and is free to attend. Visit lakemurraycountry.com for more information.
Highland Cold Mountain ReleaseWECO Bottle & Biergarten (626 Meeting St. in West Columbia) hosts a release event for Cold Mountain, the eagerly anticipated annual winter ale brewed by Asheville’s Highland Brewing. Cold Mountain (and perhaps a variant version or two) will be on tap alongside other Highland beers, with the beers starting to pour at 4:30 p.m. The Los Chicanos taco truck will begin serving at 5 p.m. Find more info at facebook.com/wecobiergarten.
Wet Nose Dogs (concert)Florence band Wet Nose Dogs play a mix of covers and originals at Steel Hands Brewing (2350 Foreman St. in Cayce). Showtime is 4 p.m., and the event is free to attend. Visit facebook.com/steelhandsbrewing for more information.
Wolfman String Band (concert)The bluegrass-jam outfit Wolfman String Band play at Hazelwood Brewing Company (711 E. Main St.). Showtime is 7 p.m., and the show is free to attend. Visit facebook.com/hazelwoodbeer for more information.
Dailey & Vincent (concert)The Newberry Opera House (1201 McKibben St.) presents Dailey & Vincent on Nov. 13. Take in an afternoon of country, bluegrass and gospel music courtesy of this eight-time-Grammy-winning duo. Showtime is 3 p.m., and tickets cost between $35 and $55. Visit newberryoperahouse.com for more information.
Unpack the PorchEnjoy an afternoon of wine and live music at Enoree River Winery (1650 Dusty Rd. in Newberry) as it hosts its Unpack the Porch event Nov. 13. Live music comes courtesy of the Killer Beez, and a food truck from Suzie’s Snack Stand will be on site. This event runs from 2 to 6 p.m. and is free to attend. Visit enoreeriverwinery.com for more information.
Duane Betts (concert)The Senate (1022 Senate St.) presents Duane Betts on Nov. 13. Betts is a fiery Southern rock guitarist in the mold of his father, The Allman Brothers Band’s Dickey Betts. Showtime is 8 p.m., and tickets are $23. Visit thesenatecolumbia.com for more information.
Newberry Holiday Open HouseThe Newberry Downtown Development Association presents a holiday Open House in downtown Newberry on Nov. 16. The shops will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. for your early Christmas shopping needs. There will also be dining, refreshments, sales, door prizes and more. Visit newberrydowntown.com for more information.
Zion (concert)On Nov. 17, the Columbia Museum of Art (1515 Main St.) and Baker & Baker present musician Saul Seibert’s ambitious “Zion” project, a four-act musical piece performed by Seibert and a cast of local musicians, including Marshall Brown on keyboard, Zach Seibert on guitar and soundscapes, Sean Thomson on sitar and mandolin, Kevin Brewer on percussion, and Darren Woodlief on bass. In addition to the music, visual artists Ash Lennox and Virginia Russo will present a multimedia accompaniment to the performance. Showtime is 7 p.m., and admission is $15 (free for museum members and students). Visit columbiamuseum.org for more information.
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