Special Duty Events are coordinated and executed through the Special Events Unit for local festivals, parades and races (run/walk). Shown below are the most up-to-date lists for upcoming Special Duty Events.

RACES (RUN/WALK)

Sunday, November 10, 2019
SC Veterans Higher Education Group / USC Veterans Day 5K
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Greene St. & Sumter St.
https://uscveteransday5k.org/

Saturday, November 16, 2019
JDRF Palmetto Chapter (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
1640 Freed Dr. / Segra Park
http://www.palmetto.jdrf.org

Sunday, November 17, 2019
Shandon Neighborhood Council / Shandon Turkey Trot
7:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
2600 Duncan St.
https://www.strictlyrunning.com/

Friday, November 22, 2019
Sigma Nu Game Ball Run
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
515 Lincoln St.
https://sigmanu.crowdchange.co/10295

Thursday, November 28, 2019
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands / 15th Annual Turkey Day Run
8:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
801 Lincoln St.
https://www.strictlyrunning.com/

Friday, November 29, 2019
GRIT Endurance / Shandon Turkey Trot / Burn
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
607 Woodrow St.
https://gritendurancesc.com/upcoming-events

FESTIVALS

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Liquid Assets/SC Oyster Fest / Robert Mills House
1615 Blanding St.
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
https://www.experiencecolumbiasc.com/event/south-carolina-oyster-festival/61388/

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Trinity Cathedral / Trinity Bazaar
1100 Sumter St.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
https://www.trinitysc.org/bazaar

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Triangle Vegfest
1700 Main St.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
https://trianglevegfest.com/

Thursday, November 21, 2019
Vista Lights
1000 Gervais St.
5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
https://www.vistacolumbia.com/directory/eat-and-drink

PARADES

Monday, November 11, 2019
City of Columbia Veterans Day Parade
1800 Sumter St.
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m.
https://www.columbiasc.net/parks-recreation

OTHER EVENTS

Thursday, November 14, 2019
Devine Street Association, Devine Night Out
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
http://devinestreetcolumbiasc.com/

Sunday, November 24, 2019
Experience Columbia SC & Governor’s Office / 53rd Annual Governor’s Carolinghting
1200 Gervias St.
4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
https://www.experiencecolumbiasc.com/event/53rd-annual-governors-carolighting/61553/