Rocky Shoals Spider Lily Tours

May 6, 2013

Get Your

Gear On

May 5, 2013 – June 10, 2013

Paddle through the largest colony of Rocky Shoals Spider Lilies at the Saluda/Broad River confluence. The Spider Lily river trip allows participants to see and experience the magnificence of the endangered Rocky Shoals Spider Lilies that make their home in the middle of the local rivers. The rare flowers enter peak blooming period for only one month (May to early-June). So, please join Get Your Gear On and experience this event. They paddle between islands and gravel bars and stop for an up-close look at the rare and endangered Rocky Shoals Spider Lilies. Their guides are specifically trained and knowledgeable of this rare and unique plant. You may also get a view of Columbia’s resident bald eagles! Visit Get Your Gear On’s website for trip info.


Rosewood Crawfish Festival

April 29, 2013

 

For Lovers of all things Creole, Cajun & Crawfish-  MAY 11, 2013

11:00am to 8:00pm

Once again this year, the Creole Chef is back and will be rolling into town with 10,000 pounds of fresh Louisiana grown crawfish. Also on hand will be all your Cajun favorites including boudin, crawfish etouffe, jambalaya and much more.

Tony Goodeux / Quality Crawfish
OVER 10,000 lbs. of Fresh Farm Raised Louisiana Crawfish*
Purged, Seasoned and Boiled to Perfection. Ample servings including corn and potatoes.


Riverwalk Amphitheatre

April 29, 2013

Logo

Artist Roster

and Lineup

Take a quick look at this year’s lineup. We are proud to be able present to you some this nation’s best musicians and music at no charge.  Visit www.rhythmontheriversc.com for all the details.

Elliott and the Untouchables

Elliott and the Untouchables – April 20

opener: none

Elliott and the Untouchables, from Columbia, SC, perform the “real deal”… authentic, vintage blues.


Donald Merckle & the Blacksmiths w/ Jackaroe

Donald Merckle & the Blacksmiths w/ Jackaroe – May 4

opener: Jackaroe

Donald Merckle & the Blacksmiths


Jahson & the Natty Vibez Band

Jahson & the Natty Vibez Band – May 11

opener: none

Their music is more than party music! It’s music with positive messages for MIND; with upbeat riddims for BODY! It’s authentic ROOTS, interstellar DUB,and pulsating DANCEHALL!


The Blue Iguanas

The Blue Iguanas – May 18

opener: Brittani Gladden

The Blue Iguanas is a Columbia, SC based bluegrass rock band.


Randall Bramblett

Randall Bramblett – May 25th

opener: Danielle Howle

Randall Bramblett has kept great company over the years. From his early career with Capricorn Records to his more recent tours with Widespread Panic, Traffic and Steve Winwood, he has worked with the best in the business.


Danielle Howle

Danielle Howle – May 25th

opener: Randall Bramblett

Considered by many to be South Carolina’s best kept musical secret, Danielle Howle is a punk rock girl with the voice of a honkeytonk angel.



AFTER WORK PADDLE TRIP

April 29, 2013

AFTER WORK TRIP
This is a three mile guided trip down the Congaree River every Thursday during daylight savings time from 5:45-dark. Also available on Tuesdays and Fridays during the summer. The Thursday trips are for adults only.  Visit www.adventurecarolina.com for a full calendar of events and offers.
COST: $30 – Kayak

ADVENTURE CAROLINA, INC
1107 STATE STREET
CAYCE, SC 29033
803.796.4505

 


Pontoon Tour of Homes

April 29, 2013

Lake Murray Association

Join us May 18, 2013 for the annual Tour of Homes!

Quick Info:Date: May 18, 2013Tour Times: 

  • 9am Morning Tour
  • 1:30pm Afternoon Tour

Check-in 30 minutes
before your tour!

LMA’s Pontoon Tour of Homes is one of spring’s highlights on Lake Murray and is the major fund raiser that helps us continue our work for the lake. This year will mark the 17th year we have presented this event. The boats will launch from Light House Marina with two tours being offered.  The first will launch at 9:00 and the second at 1:30.  For guests with tickets the Quarter Deck will be offering a discount for lunch.  Three very gracious homeowners will be opening their beautiful lake homes for this 2013 tour. Each home is spectacular and depicts their unique style of lake living.  

The launching times are 9:00 AM and 1:30 PM, Saturday, May 18th. Check in begins at 8:30 and 1:00.  Seating is limited, and tickets must be purchased ahead of time. Tickets are $30 for LMA members and for non members who order before April 15th and $35 after that date.

To order tickets by telephone call: 803-509-4368 or order from our website www.lakemurrayassociation.com.


Ladies Day on the Lake

April 29, 2013

Lake Murray Association

“Ladies Day on the Lake” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday June 18 2013 at Lighthouse Marina, 1925 Johnson Marina Road, Chapin, SC. The Lake Murray Association , SC Department of Natural Resources, Lake Murray Power Squadron and Columbia Power Sports will host this popular annual event, which is open to all ladies 17 years of age and older.  The purpose of Ladies’ Day is to instruct women about all elements of safe boating. 

This event-packed day on beautiful Lake Murray is always a sellout (only 32 spaces are available), so it is not too early to reserve your spot. The $35.00 fee is required in advance to hold your place. The fee covers your lunch, drinks, and all other expenses for the day. Act now and sign up! For more information call Kenneth Fox at (803) 604-
1409. Ready to reserve your spot?

This event-packed day on beautiful Lake Murray is always a sellout (only 32 spaces are available), so it is not too early to reserve your spot. The $35.00 fee is required in advance to hold your place. The fee covers your lunch, drinks, and all other expenses for the day. Act now and sign up! For more information call Kenneth Fox at (803) 604-
1409. Ready to reserve your spot?

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Verner Awards Celebrated at May 1 Gala

April 29, 2013

Join the S.C. Arts Foundation May 1 as it celebrates our state’s arts community with celebrity artists, a fabulous art auction and sale, delicious food and more. The S.C. Arts Gala is an annual fundraiser supporting the arts education and arts development programs of the S.C. Arts Commission. Special guests will include recipients of the 2013 Elizabeth O’Neill Verner Governor’s Awards for the Arts…. Read more >>