Rob Shaw Gallery and Framing
Rob Shaw Gallery and Framing is located in West Columbia in the Historic Arts District of State Street. The Gallery offers monthly art shows in conjunction with First Friday on State Street. Featured artists rotate on a monthly basis. In addition to art shows the gallery offers an extensive collection of choices for custom picture framing. Picture framing services include original fine art, posters, oil paintings, shadow boxes and mirrors.
Bills Music Shop And Picking Parlor
Thursday Night Dancing Our Thursday nights are dancing nights - from Line Dance lessons to shag lessons to open dancing... check our calendar for the full schedule. Friday Bluegrass & Acoustic Open Stage Come to Bill's for our legendary Friday night bluegrass and acoustic open stage and jam. Doors open at 6, stage show is from 7:30 - 9 pm, and jammin' goes until midnight. $5 donation (PWP nights have varied admission). Slow Jam Our monthly Slow Jam group is one of our most popular events! We welcome all skill levels and bluegrass instruments to join in this instructional and fun group! 1:00-3:30 pm, February 16th, $15. All admission fees are suggested donation amounts unless noted otherwise. Saturday Live Music & Dancing On Saturday from 7-10 pm we've got a live band on stage playing music including shag, rock'n'roll, and classic country, and our dance floor is open! $8 admission donation per person. Line Dance lessons start at 6 pm and are included in your donation.
Blue Moon Ballroom
Founded in 2011, Blue Moon Ballroom is the only full-service dance studio and event rental venue in West Columbia's growing River District. Blue Moon Ballroom offers lively group classes and private lessons in all the popular social dances—Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba, Salsa, East Coast Swing, Cha-Cha, Samba, Bolero, American Tango, Mambo, Merengue—as well as Carolina Shag.
Come find your dance!
Wedding dances are among our specialties.
Our dance parties happen every Friday night at 7:30 PM, and the first Friday features our house band, the Carl Payne Big Band! Annual parties include our Swing in the New Year, Hearts & Jazz (Valentine's Day), Once in a Blue Moon (whenever a real Blue Moon is on the astronomical calendar), Winter Holiday, and March Madness. Come celebrate with dance—everyone is welcome.