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Weekly Top Ten: What's Happening in the Midlands

Weekly Top Ten: What's Happening in the Midlands

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Who's ready for the weekend? There's plenty to do for all ages in this week's Top Ten Events in the Midlands. Check out our weekend picks below. What are you doing this weekend?

Paul McCartney - Out There Tour
Thursday, June 25, 2015: 8 p.m.
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, SC
Tickets: $29.50 - $252

Millions of fans all over the world have have been getting "Out There" with Paul McCartney over the last two years. Don't miss your chance in the most highly anticipated concert of the year! Tickets are still available!

Five After Five
Thursday, June 25, 2015 -- 6:30 - 10 p.m.
Five Points Fountain, Columbia, SC
Admission: FREE

Enjoy great local music and fun times at this free, outdoor local concert featuring Brave Baby and special guests The Soulfeathers.  You'll also enjoy local food vendors, arts & crafts vendors, local brews, and more entertainment for the kids.


City of Columbia's Summer Movie Series
Friday, June 26, 2015: 7-10 p.m.
Riverfront Park, Columbia, SC

Admission: FREE

Enjoy face painting, games and more fun followed by Mr. Peabody & Sherman under the stars with the family. Bring blankets, lawn chairs and coolers. No glass containers and alcoholic beverages allowed.

2015 Southeast Salsa Open
Friday, June 26 - Saturday, June 27, 2015
Columbia Music Festival Association & SC State Museum
Admission: Varies

What would life be without a little salsa? This 2 day event includes a welcome party Friday night and workshops Saturday at the Columbia Music Festival Association. It finishes Saturday evening with a salsa competition and plenty of fun at the South Carolina State Museum!

Family Fun Day
Saturday, June 27, 2015: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
State Farmers Market, Lexington, SC
Admission: FREE

Head out to the State Farmers Market for Family Fun Day, featuring music, games and activities for children! While you're there, check out the fresh produce and specialty food products and be sure to sample some of the #CertifiedSC goodness! Oh, did we mention 2 Fat 2 Fly will be there?

Compromised

Saturday, June 27, 2015: 12 - 2 p.m. and 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
The Nickelodeon, Columbia SC
Tickets: $10

Compromised is a documentary film about the unending saga of the Confederate flag, featuring SC notables, by Columbia filmmaker Tom Hall. The film takes a look at all of the memorials, grave markers, statutes, and symbols on the S.C. State House grounds dedicated of the lost cause and white supremacy and analyzes the true reasons why the SC General Assembly voted to remove the flag from State House dome to place it front and center on Main Street.

Family Tree on the River Festival
Saturday, June 27, 2015: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Riverwalk Park, West Columbia, SC
Admission: $10 Family; $5 Individual (Children under 12 are Free)

Bring the family for live music, children's entertainment, crafts, family photos and genealogy, quilt making, children's dance lessons, a pet parade, kite flying, a live butterfly release, Grandma's cookie cook-off and much more!

City of Columbia Summer Concert Series
Saturday, June 27, 2015: 8-10 p.m.
Finlay Park, Columbia, SC
Admission: FREE

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department's free Summer Concert Series continues with the 246th Army Band (SC Army National Guard). Attendees are welcome to bring blankets and lawn chairs. No pets allowed. Vendors will be available.

28th Annual Carolina Celebration of Liberty
Sunday, June 28, 2015: 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
First Baptist Church, Columbia, SC
Admission: FREE. Call 803-217-3250 to reserve ticket. (Required)

Gear up for Independence Day with this flag-waving celebration of our freedom and those who have sacrificed to preserve and protect it. With a cast of 400, thousands of flags, and indoor fireworks your whole family will be thrilled with this wonderful presentation!

Southern Gothic Series: Deliverance
Monday, June 29, 2015: 7 p.m. (also, Tuesday, June 30)
The Nickelodeon, Columbia SC

Tickets: $10


Don't miss you chance to see John Boorman's 1972 film of James Dickey's Deliverance on the big screen! A part of The Nick's Southern Gothic Series, Deliverance chronicles North Georgia moonshiners plucking banjos and heartstrings in this tale of porcine man love gone awry. Starring in the film are Angelina Jolie's daddy (Jon Voight) and that hairy guy your meemaw always dreamed she'd marry (Burt Reynolds) as unlucky city slickers trying to survive a canoe trip the Cahulawassee River
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