Columbia has been frequently ranked as a top place to live, best place to raise a family, and a great community in which to retire. The things that make it so livable also make it a great destination.
Locals like to think of Columbia as a cool neighborhood in a big city, with a young vibe, an active buzz and an engaged community. Columbia has been frequently ranked as a top place to live, best place to raise a family, and great community in which to retire. The things that make it so livable also make it a great destination.
Columbia is a friendly and welcoming city with a thriving downtown, multiple colleges, and the University of Missouri. Columbia is home to many unique festivals like the Roots N Blues N BBQ Fest and the True/False Film Fest. There’s also a huge variety of restaurants including Good Morning America’s “Best College Hangout” winner, Shakespeare’s Pizza. Looking for something to do? Columbia has gardens, 3,000 acres of park land and over 40 miles of trails; live music venues; art galleries, theaters and museums; plenty of shopping opportunities; and historic sites. And sports – from SEC sporting events at the University of Missouri to local college sports and local sports tournaments.
Time and time again, visitors are “pleasantly surprised” with Columbia and mid-Missouri with all that it has to offer.
Taste of Asia
When: October 17, 2017 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Lowry Mall, Columbia, MO, United States
Description: Don’t miss out on an opportunity to enjoy different styles of Asian cuisine. Get ready for food, fun, & trivia on Asian history & culture!Read More
Columbia College Volleyball vs. William Woods University
When: October 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Where: Southwell Complex, Range Line Street, Columbia, MO, United StatesRead More