Thursday, September 29, 2016

Artrageous Weekend in CoMo's The District, October 7th - 9th

As the premier art show during the year, Artrageous Weekend returns on October 7th thru 9th for a autumn time gallery crawl.

Come on out for a wonderful time of art shopping, dining and family fun in the cool crisp air with the changing of seasons.

For more information about Artrageous Weekend, please visit the Event Website Here

By Brian Slind
Owner of University Avenue Bed and Breakfast; Columbia's longest running Bed and Breakfast!

Friday, September 23, 2016

Odyssey Chamber Music Series season 13 concert lineup

The Odyssey Chamber Music Series, a premier concert series dedicated to classical music, kicks off their 2016-2017 season with a Fall FUNdraiser on September 25th at Jina Yoo's Asian Bistro.  Come enjoy this casual special event and dinner where a portion of the dinner sales goes to benefit the concert series, it's summer music camp and the Plowman Competition.

Then mark your calendar for October 5th at First Baptist Church when Grammy winning Chanticleer showcases it's seamless blend of A Cappella voices as they perform selections from Renaissance, Jazz, gospel and other genres.

Some of the other performances at the Odyssey Chamber Music Series include Hot Winter Sleigh! on December 2nd; Kids@Heart: A Childrens Concert on January 14 2017; Baroque on February 18 2017; M-Odyssey on March 17 2017 and then the renowned Plowman Chamber Music Competition and Festival running from April 6th thru 9th 2017.

For more information about the Odyssey Chamber Concert Series, tickets and detailed performances, please visit the Event Website Here

By Brian Slind
Owner of University Avenue Bed and Breakfast; Columbia's longest running Bed and Breakfast!

Saturday, September 17, 2016

'We Always Swing' Jazz Series stellar lineup for 2016-2017 season

'We Always Swing' Jazz Series is about to heat up and mother nature begins to cool down and with their lineup for the 2016-2017 season you won't want to miss it.

This years concerts kick off with their 'Jazz in the District' series on September 25 when Dr. Lonnie Smith Evolution Quintet comes to town.

Other 'Jazz in the District' performances include Regina Carter on January 23 2017 and SF Jazz Collective on April 30 2017.

Sundays @ Murry's will kick off its concert series on October 23 with Donny McCaslin Quartet and other notable performances include Jimmy Greene Quartet on November 6; Bruce Barth Trio on February 12 2017; and on March 12 2017 the soulful sounds of Etienne Charles Creole Soul.

A special event titled 'Introduction to the Jazz Series' will be on October 19 with Huntertones performing.

For more information about the 'We Always Swing' Jazz Series, please visit the Event Website Here

By Brian Slind
Owner of University Avenue Bed and Breakfast; Columbia's longest running Bed and Breakfast!

Monday, September 12, 2016

2016 Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival at Stephens Lake Park

The big one is coming...it's almost time for the Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival on September 30 thru October 2 at the beautiful Stephens Lake Park.

It is an event that people from around the globe come to experience and it never disappoints.  Come to Columbia and see what all the hype is about.

For more information about the 2016 Roots N Blues N BBQ, please visit the Event Website Here

By Brian Slind
Owner of University Avenue Bed and Breakfast; Columbia's longest running Bed and Breakfast!

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

2016 annual Heritage Festival and Craft Show at Nifong Park

Come to historic Nifong Park on September 17th and 18th from 10am - 5pm for the 39th annual Heritage Festival and Craft Show.

This annual event includes kids activities, pioneer demonstrations, great food, craft vendors, tours of historic buildings, live music, fiddle contest and ghost stories.

For more information about the annual Heritage Festival and Craft Show, please visit the Event Website Here

By Brian Slind
Owner of University Avenue Bed and Breakfast; Columbia's longest running Bed and Breakfast!