Lexington Featured Events

Tax Free Weekend
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Friday, August 7 through August 9

Lexington County School District One

https://dor.sc.gov/taxfreeweekend

New employee orientation
Aug 7
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Friday, August 7 All Day

Lexington County School District One

August 8th Market
Aug 8
The Market at Icehouse
Market at Icehouse

Saturday, August 8 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Market at Icehouse

The Market at Icehouse will feature live music, food as well as local produce, hand made crafts, and jewelry, soaps and much more. . For vendor information please email market@lexsc.com. This weeks vendors are: 1. Two Biscuits and a Dog 2.Rustic Cabin Laser 3. A&S Farm and Vineyard, LLC 4. Lakeside Soap Company 5.Beautiful Day Bath Goodies 6. Crafty Doors & More 7. Meeting and Market 8. Curly Q’s Boutique 9. Cheles country Crafts 10. Jumper Farm 11. Grey Rock Nursery 12. Craft Fusion 13. Little Monkey Creations 14.Soda City Wood 15.Yummie Creations, Inc 16.Tickled Pink by Tammy 17. Smiling Faces Beautiful Vases 18.Cox Family BBQ, LLC 19. Bee Lee Bags 20. Cromer’s P-nuts 21. Wy & Ty’s Eggs 22.CJL Creations 23. 3 Chicks Crafting 24. ReBloom Elegant Garden Art 25.Shirts Tie Dye 26. Resinated Soul 27. Wine Vine Soap 28. 8 Petals Design

ArtBreak with Dr. Todd Shaw
Aug 9
Columbia Museum of Art
1515 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

Sunday, August 9 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Columbia Museum of Art

In celebration of Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite the CMA welcomes Dr. Todd Shaw for a virtual lecture. As an associate professor of political science and associate director of African American studies at the University of South Carolina Shaw researches and teaches broadly in the areas of African American politics urban politics and public policy as well as citizen activism and social movements. Shaw discusses contemporary Black activism and the legacy of the Black Power movement while drawing connections to the work of Kwame Brathwaite and pieces in the CMA collection. Live Q& A to follow. Free. Museum from Home activities for Black Is Beautiful are sponsored by First Citizens Bank.

August 15th Market
Aug 15
The Market at Icehouse
Market at Icehouse

Saturday, August 15 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Market at Icehouse

The Market at Icehouse will feature live music, food as well as local produce, hand made crafts, and jewelry, soaps and much more. A weekly vendor list will be posted closer to each date. For vendor information please email market@lexsc.com.

LEAP Days for PreK–Grade 8 Teachers and Select Students Invited for Assessments and Screenings
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Monday, August 17 through August 21

Lexington County School District One

On Learn, Evaluate, Analyze and Prepare (LEAP) days, school administrators will contact the parents of some students in kindergarten through eighth grade and invite them to bring their students into school for academic and mental health assessment and screening.

Council Work Session
Aug 17
Town of Lexington
Eli Mack Room - 111 Maiden Lane Lexington SC 29072

Monday, August 17 at 6:00 pm

Town of Lexington

http://www.lexsc.com/calendar.aspx?EID=318

Town Council Meeting
Aug 17
Town of Lexington
Council Chambers - 111 Maiden Lane Lexington SC 29072

Monday, August 17 at 6:30 pm

Town of Lexington

http://www.lexsc.com/calendar.aspx?EID=317

Board Meeting
Aug 18
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Tuesday, August 18 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Lexington County School District One

The Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public and held in the Auditorium of Central Services located at 100 Tarrar Springs Road in Lexington.The board holds its executive sessions prior to the public meeting. However, members of the board take no action in executive session. They take all action in open session.Lexington County School District One students and staff receiving state, national and international awards are also honored once a month.PARTICIPATION FROM THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED.

Retrospective of Black Is Beautiful by Izms of Art
Aug 20
Columbia Museum of Art
1515 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

Thursday, August 20 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Columbia Museum of Art

Live from the exhibition galleries, Izms of Art brings you “Retrospective of Black Is Beautiful,” a concert celebrating the themes in Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite. Enjoy virtual musical performances from BORN, K.Ford, and THE Dubber, who will debut singles off his album Southern Cachet. Free and suitable for all ages. Broadcast live on YouTube. Izms of Art has collectively and individually participated in over 80 exhibits and events since the group’s conception in 2007. Their uniqueness lies in the broad range of artistic talent they provide as featured artists as well the events they organize and curate, which always feature outstanding visual art accompanied by dynamic performance art. Museum from Home activities for Black Is Beautiful are sponsored by First Citizens Bank.

Tokyo Joe - The Best of Everything - A Tribute to Tom Petty
Aug 21
Icehouse Ampitheater
Icehouse Amphitheater

Friday, August 21 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Icehouse Ampitheater

Join Tokyo Joe for an evening of music from Tom Petty featuring members of The Root Doctors. Brought to you by Floor Boys. Join some of Columbia's favorite musicians for an evening paying tribute to the great Tom Petty. The show will feature the greatest hits of Tom's long and illustrious career performed by the Columbia, SC based rock band Tokyo Joe, and includes members of the long running Columbia band The Root Doctors. This tribute incorporates everything from the Jet Glo Rickenbacker Guitar to Tom's signature top hat leaving every Tom Petty fan feeling as though they have experienced a tribute performance worthy of the original. Doors open at 6:00PM, this is a Rain or Shine show with no lawn chairs allowed.

Virtual Family Fun Night: Puppet Time Machine Theatre
Aug 21
Columbia Museum of Art
1515 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

Friday, August 21 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Columbia Museum of Art

For this Virtual Family Fun Night, Columbia’s own Puppet Time Machine Theatre (Pears 4 Bears) presents It’s About Time! Tune in to Facebook at 6:00 to celebrate the exhibition Design by Time with songs and laughs that explore the concept of time. Plus, make an art project with CMA staffer Sherrie Belton. Keep an eye out for an art materials list that will be posted several days before the event.

August 22nd Market
Aug 22
The Market at Icehouse
Market at Icehouse

Saturday, August 22 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Market at Icehouse

The Market at Icehouse will feature live music, food as well as local produce, hand made crafts, and jewelry, soaps and much more. A weekly vendor list will be posted closer to each date. For vendor information please email market@lexsc.com.

Teacher Workday/Professional Development Days for K–Grade 12
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Monday, August 24 through August 28

Lexington County School District One

Marketing And Media Panel Discussion
Aug 26
Lexington Chamber & Visitors Center
Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center

Wednesday, August 26 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Lexington Chamber & Visitors Center

Want insight into how to better market and purchase media for your business during this time of pandemic recovery? Join the Lexington Chamber and Elite Shareholder Splash Omnimedia at our Mind Your Business Education Luncheon on Wednesday, August 26 at 11:30 a.m. where our panel of experts will discuss how businesses of any size can use their marketing efforts and paid media to better broadcast their products and services. This event is free for Lexington Chamber shareholders and $10 for nonshareholders. This event is sponsored by Colonial Life. 11:30 a.m. Networking and lunch 12:00 p.m. Program begins 1:00 p.m. Program concludes Parking is available at the Greater Lexington Chamber. Overflow parking can be found at RADIUS Church, located directly across the street (300 W. Main St, Lexington, SC) Connect with the Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/lexingtonscchamber/ Instagram: http://bit.ly/lexscinsta Twitter: https://twitter.com/lexingtonsccoc

August 29th Market
Aug 29
The Market at Icehouse
Market at Icehouse

Saturday, August 29 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Market at Icehouse

The Market at Icehouse will feature live music, food as well as local produce, hand made crafts, and jewelry, soaps and much more. A weekly vendor list will be posted closer to each date. For vendor information please email market@lexsc.com.

First Day for Students 4K–Grade 12
Aug 31
Lexington County School District One
Lexington, SC 29072

Monday, August 31 All Day

Lexington County School District One

On the Border, The Ultimate Eagles Tribute
Sep 4
Icehouse Ampitheater
Icehouse Amphitheater

Friday, September 4 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Icehouse Ampitheater

Due to the continued social distancing guidelines the On the Border show has been reschedueld for Friday, September 4, 2020. Tickets for the original date will be honored for the new date. If you have questions please email icehouseamp@lexsc.com. Tickets are SOLD OUT. Join the Icehouse Amphitheater for a night of the classic hits from the Eagles with On the Border. The Charlotte based tribute act has been called the best Eagles tribute by AXSTV and Host Katie Daryl. What sets the On The Border apart from the other Eagle Tribute's, is that each member plays their respective character of the Eagles performing & singing their parts. Their passion, showmanship and precise attention to replicating the details of The Eagles Music, has earned them critical acclaim, name recognition and a very loyal following. This is a Rain or Shine show with no Lawn Chairs allowed

September 5th Market
Sep 5
The Market at Icehouse
Market at Icehouse

Saturday, September 5 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Market at Icehouse

The Market at Icehouse will feature live music, food as well as local produce, hand made crafts, and jewelry, soaps and much more. A weekly vendor list will be posted closer to each date. For vendor information please email market@lexsc.com.

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