Columbia International Festival

1200 Rosewood DR SC State Fairgrounds
Columbia, SC 29211


The Columbia International Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast celebrating the rich diversity of our region. With music, exhibitions, demonstrations, dance, fashion, a bazaar, food and educational opportunities from dozens of countries, the festival provides a trip around the globe without going far from home.

See the artifacts, curios, costumes and souvenirs of about 60 countries at the National Exhibits and International Bazaar. Taste the culinary richness of dozens of nations -- from Baklava and egg rolls to curry and sausage at the International Food Court. Experience the artistic and cultural richness of the world displayed at the Cultural Entertainment and Fashion Show.

Contact Information

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1200 Rosewood DR SC State Fairgrounds
Columbia, SC 29211

Phone: 803-799-3452


  • Year Event Started : 1996
  • Event Hours : Sa 10am-7pm; Su noon-6pm
  • Admission Fee
  • Fee : $5; ages 6-12 $1
  • Discounts : Advance purchase $1 off
  • Food Vendors