- Our list of the best things to do in Sumter, South Carolina, features the top 21 nearby activities — including 7 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Sumter, SC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Sumter, SC , followed by 4 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bishopville, Camden, Manning and Wedgefield
Learn about the history of Columbia's food culture with Columbia Food Tours. Explore local cuisine and taste samples from featured restaurants in downtown Columbia. Tours begin on the State House steps and last two to three hours in length.
Established in 1993, the Orangeburg Civic Ballet features almost forty dancers, and presents a variety of dance productions each year. The company also offers community education programs and frequently performs in local schools.
South Carolina's Columbia Museum of Art is the largest and most important art museum in the state. In addition to its massive collections of art and artifacts, the Columbia Museum of Art hosts concerts, lectures, seminars and welcomes traveling exhibits from other museums.
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Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center hosts a variety of events during the year, including galas, meetings, kid's festivals, and conferences. Visitors who are interested in hosting an event at the site can take a tour of the location.
Home to South Carolina University's Gamecocks, the Carolina Stadium offers collegiate baseball in a state of the art 8,000 seat arena. The stadium also offers a dining deck, picnic terrace and special events throughout the year.
At the heart of Columbia, South Carolina sits Finlay Park, a huge verdant expanse that hosts most of the city's fairs, festivals and other large-scale outdoor gatherings. The park is open every day between sunrise and sunset, and many events held there last long into the night.