Weekend Events for Kids

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** Events are subject to change. Be sure to click on the event link to verify date and time **

Oct
22
Scarecrows in the Garden Exhibit
This free exhibit will feature handcrafted scarecrows made by local families, businesses and organizations. On a stroll through the gardens this fall, you’ll see dozens of ghoulish, historic and colorful scarecrows.  In addition to being avail...
Oct
22
Knee-high Naturalist: Spiky Animals
(ages 2–5 with an adult) These creatures may not be very huggable, but they are amazing! Come find out more about animals with spikes, quills and spines. COST: $10 for one child (with one adult) per class. Plus admission for general public.
Oct
22
Trunk or Treat
Join Historic Columbia October 22nd for a fang-tastic family event! Trunk or Treat is FREE and offers a twist on traditional Halloween fun for all ages. Community members, local organizations and families will come together in a safe en...
Oct
22
Clinton Sease Farm Corn Maze
Corn Maze 2021 – FIRST RESPONDERS   $14.00 Admission (ages 3+) Children ages 2 and under are FREE   INCLUDES: All Mazes unlimited Hayrides All Playground Activities Pumpkin Patch   *Does NOT include admission to Sunflower Weekend...
Oct
22
Clinton Sease Farm Pumpkin Patch
This is a favorite local pumpkin patch because it has so much more than just pumpkins. Admission is $1 for ages three and up. Children ages two and under are free! Admission does not include a pumpkin, hayride, maze, playground or sunflower...
Oct
22
Boo at the Zoo
 Put on your costume and join us for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spooktacular! Trick-or-Treat through the Zoo Delight in Ray’s Moonlight Magic Summon the Halloween spirits with the Eeky Freaky DJ Take a spin on the Haunted Carousel* Ride the...
Oct
22
Halloween at the Park
Bring your little ghosts and goblins trick-or-treating on our outdoor trick-or-treat trail through the park from 6:30–7:30 p.m. followed by an outdoor movie featuring Disney’s Coco at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or chair for movie. $5 per person in...
Oct
22
Haunted History Halloween Program
The Lexington County Museum will host the fourteenth Annual Haunted History Halloween program at 231 Fox Street in Lexington this year. As ghoulish guides lead guests on a spooky but not too scary journey of the museum property, visitors will hear gh...
Oct
22
Haunted History Halloween Program
The Lexington County Museum will host the fourteenth Annual Haunted History Halloween program at 231 Fox Street in Lexington this year. As ghoulish guides lead guests on a spooky but not too scary journey of the museum property, visitors will hear gh...
Oct
22
Haunted History Halloween Program
The Lexington County Museum will host the fourteenth Annual Haunted History Halloween program at 231 Fox Street in Lexington this year. As ghoulish guides lead guests on a spooky but not too scary journey of the museum property, visitors will hear gh...
Oct
23
Boeing Observatory Telescope Livestream
Every Saturday Night via Facebook Livestream Join State Museum Boeing Observatory staff for a virtual look at the night sky from a telescope streamed on Facebook Live! Each Saturday night, weather permitting, staff will livestream a telesco...
Oct
23
Soda City Market
Soda City Market is Columbia’s weekly Main Street event inspired by traditional European street markets. In partnership with Founders Federal Credit Union, we’re open every Saturday morning 9 a.m. –1 p.m., year-round, rain or shine! Find e...
Oct
23
Kids Flight – Irmo
Kids 6 and under get their very own jump time every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 10am to 11am!  While children 6 and under are always welcome, this hour is reserved just for them so they don’t have to worry about any of the big kids run...
Oct
23
Outdoor Family Storytime/ Cuentacuentos en el Patio de Northeast
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family. This event is free and open to children of all ages Comparte cuentos, canciones  y diviértete con toda tu familia. Este evento es grati...
Oct
23
Clinton Sease Farm Corn Maze
Corn Maze 2021 – FIRST RESPONDERS   $14.00 Admission (ages 3+) Children ages 2 and under are FREE   INCLUDES: All Mazes unlimited Hayrides All Playground Activities Pumpkin Patch   *Does NOT include admission to Sunflower Weekend...
Oct
23
Clinton Sease Farm Pumpkin Patch
This is a favorite local pumpkin patch because it has so much more than just pumpkins. Admission is $1 for ages three and up. Children ages two and under are free! Admission does not include a pumpkin, hayride, maze, playground or sunflower...
Oct
23
Scarecrows in the Garden Exhibit
This free exhibit will feature handcrafted scarecrows made by local families, businesses and organizations. On a stroll through the gardens this fall, you’ll see dozens of ghoulish, historic and colorful scarecrows.  In addition to being avail...
Oct
23
Fall Family Fun on the Farm
Come out to LEVER FARMS this Fall for a great farm experience. We provide families with good wholesome fun. There is a wide variety of things to do from our kid size corn maze, farm games, wagon ride, farm animalsand lots more. You can...
Oct
23
Spooky Saturday
Halloween fun returns to the State Museum – enjoy spooky shows and more. Kids aged 3-12 in costume get FREE general admission!*   Activities are included with museum general admission or membership. Planetarium and 4D shows require an addition...
Oct
23
Family Storytime
We’re taking storytime on the road! Tune in to Richland Library’s Facebook page at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday morning as we share books and build early literacy skills with fun for the whole family. Audience: Famil...
Oct
23
Knee-high Naturalist: Spiky Animals
(ages 2–5 with an adult) These creatures may not be very huggable, but they are amazing! Come find out more about animals with spikes, quills and spines. COST: $10 for one child (with one adult) per class. Plus admission for general public.
Oct
23
B&N Virtual Saturday Storytime
We welcome you to Saturday morning fun featuring a different picture book each week! Find us on our Facebook page or at YouTube.com/BarnesandNoble. Activity sheets available at BN.com/Storytime Can’t wait to have you join us!
Oct
23
Brementown Musicians
Grand Reopening June 12th! An original production based on the classic Grimm’s fairy tale. Join us on the exciting musical adventures of Donkey, Cat, and Rooster as they travel to Bremen Town to earn their fame and fortune! With a catchy score and ...
Oct
23
Drag Storytime with Marty McGuy and Friends
Join us in the Family Pride Area at Main & Washington Streets during Famoulsy Hot South Carolina Pride for stories, songs, and rhymes with local drag king Marty McGuy and friends. Schedule: Noon | Dandy and Felina Fritz 1 p.m. | Dandy and Onya Ne...
Oct
23
Kids Aerial Yoga
Kids Aerial Yoga is back at Fit Columbia. Bring in your kids to blow off some energy, hang out with others their age, and just have some fun! We would love to see them.
Oct
23
Brementown Musicians
Grand Reopening June 12th! An original production based on the classic Grimm’s fairy tale. Join us on the exciting musical adventures of Donkey, Cat, and Rooster as they travel to Bremen Town to earn their fame and fortune! With a catchy score and ...
Oct
23
STEAM Studio
Join us for inventing, building, and creating, using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math! Registration is required for this event. Each registration is for a “family square” which will accommodate up to 5 people.  Please ...
Oct
23
Halloween at Saluda Shoals Park
Join us at Saluda Shoals Park for some Halloween Fun! The Trick-or-Treat Trail will be held at Leo’s Landing Playground! Tickets are limited and should be purchased in advance. For children 12 and under. $5 per person in advance Saluda Shoals Park/...
Oct
23
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Carve your best Halloween pumpkin and enter it into the pumpkin carving contest at Saluda Shoals Park. Pumpkins will be displayed along the Trick-or-Treat Trail at Leo’s Landing Playground. Pumpkin Carving Contest Rules: Pumpkins must be carved Dec...
Oct
23
Boo at the Zoo
 Put on your costume and join us for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spooktacular! Trick-or-Treat through the Zoo Delight in Ray’s Moonlight Magic Summon the Halloween spirits with the Eeky Freaky DJ Take a spin on the Haunted Carousel* Ride the...
Oct
24
Scarecrows in the Garden Exhibit
This free exhibit will feature handcrafted scarecrows made by local families, businesses and organizations. On a stroll through the gardens this fall, you’ll see dozens of ghoulish, historic and colorful scarecrows.  In addition to being avail...
Oct
24
Clinton Sease Farm Corn Maze
Corn Maze 2021 – FIRST RESPONDERS   $14.00 Admission (ages 3+) Children ages 2 and under are FREE   INCLUDES: All Mazes unlimited Hayrides All Playground Activities Pumpkin Patch   *Does NOT include admission to Sunflower Weekend...
Oct
24
Clinton Sease Farm Pumpkin Patch
This is a favorite local pumpkin patch because it has so much more than just pumpkins. Admission is $1 for ages three and up. Children ages two and under are free! Admission does not include a pumpkin, hayride, maze, playground or sunflower...
Oct
24
Trunk or Treat 2021
Trunk or Treat will be Sunday, October 24th from 5-7pm & Epworth Ice Cream will be there selling their DELICIOUS pints! Plus a donation only hot dog fundraiser for our youth group. There will be a contest for the “Fan Favorite” Trunk.
Oct
24
Trunk ‘n’ Treat
We hope you’ll join us at Trinity United Methodist Church for Trunk ‘n’ Treat! We’ll have games, decorations, activities, and plenty of candy! All ages are invited to this free event held outside on the Trinity campus. For more details and in...
Oct
24
Boo at the Zoo
 Put on your costume and join us for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spooktacular! Trick-or-Treat through the Zoo Delight in Ray’s Moonlight Magic Summon the Halloween spirits with the Eeky Freaky DJ Take a spin on the Haunted Carousel* Ride the...

Please Note :: While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can make every attempt to correct them.

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