Enjoy local and national talent performing on four stages, enhanced amusements and shows at the Children's Carnival, parade, a diverse array of activities for all ages, as well as an eclectic group of food and craft vendors, all located in one of Columbia's trendiest business districts--Five Points. Make a grand entrance into this year’s festival by participating in our first ever St. Pat’s in Five Points Get to the Green. All participants will receive an official race t-shirt and entry into the festival. The race will consist of a 5k Run (7:30 AM start) and a 1-mile walk (7:35 AM start). Participants will follow the rainbows through the course to the pot of gold at the Finish Line. Parade begins at 10 a.m., gates open at 9 a.m. and the Children's Carnival opens at 10 a.m.