Located within the historic downtown district of Columbia, South Carolina, Main Stage is the ultimate location for hosting live music, comedy, and other entertainment offerings.
Main Stage features an architecturally interesting mezzanine level that completely encircles the main level. This unique venue offers a sophisticated atmosphere, adding historic charm to any event with warm, professional service. It includes a new chef-inspired menu along with a wall of 75 self-pour taps.
From intimate gatherings to grand events, Main Stage is the perfect venue for you! Plan your next event at Main Stage in Columbia, SC!
FEBRUARY 9TH – 16TH | CHECK OUR EVENTS PAGE DAILY FOR THE LATEST
ROMANCE, DINNER, JAZZ, AND CHOCOLATE | $50 PER PERSON
SEATING BEGINS AT 5:30 PM AND SHOW BEGINS AT 7:00 PM
Main Course is ready to offer you one of the best Valentine’s Evenings in Columbia, SC. Enjoy a romantic dinner with your favorite Valentine, and enjoy the sweet sounds as COLAJZAZZ plays your favorites.
Chef Mike Ellis is preparing a delectable menu to please everyone. *$50.00 per person
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Join us for a great brunch buffet every weekend at Main Course! All-you-can-eat buffet with featuring breakfast classics! $15.00 per person. We also offer $5 Mimosas, $8 Titos Bloody Mary’s and $15 Mimosa pitchers.
NOW OFFERING FREE SHAG LESSONS 6 PM – 7 PM EVERY WEEK
23-January-2020 — 7 – 11 PM
LIVE MUSIC | $ 5.00 Cover Charge
25-January-2020 — Show starts at 8 PM
The Main Course welcomes back Tailgate Homeboys. Tailgate Homeboys is a dynamic musical act consisting of four talented musicians from Anderson, SC. Performing genres including country, beach and shag, blues, and rock.
Come early to enjoy dinner and entertainment at the Main Stage.
FREE LIVE MUSIC | CHRIS MORENO
26-January-2020 — 10 AM – 2 PM
Join us for a great brunch buffet every weekend at Main Course! All-you-can-eat buffet with featuring breakfast classics! $15.00 per person. We also offer $5 Mimosas, $8 Titos Bloody Mary’s and $15 Mimosa pitchers. This week we have music by Chris Moreno! He is a Nashville based singer/songwriter, and recording artist, who is just a short period of time has been making waves as an up and coming artist to watch. He was nominated for Best Country Artist two years in a row by the New England Music Awards, as well as best songwriter, and best song (Before You) in 2019.
COLAJAZZ LISTENING ROOM | $10.00 cover at the DOOR
31-January-2020 — 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
The “ColaJazz Little Big Band: The Band That Could!” is a 9-piece ensemble presenting a wide variety of large ensemble music from Big Band repertoire to the classic small group sound. On Jan 31st, expect some of the best from the classic Swing Era presented by our area’s most exciting jazz artists. The ColaJazz Listening Room Dinner & Jazz Series at Main Stage is a jazz lovers sanctuary where you can eat dinner, enjoy cocktails and listen to world-class jazz.
PLAN TO ARRIVE EARLY FOR DINNER & DRINKS BEFORE SHOW BEGINS AT 7:30 PM
WATCH, PLAY AND ENJOY ALL YOU CAN EAT CHICKEN WINGS AND ONE DOMESTIC BEER BUCKET FOR $ 20
02-February-2020 — ALL BEGINS @ 3 PM
The Best SUPER BOWL WATCH PARTY IN COLUMBIA, SC will take place on the 1600 Block Of Main Street. Join us at The Grand, Main Course, or Goodlife Cafe to watch the super bowl on our big screens!. One ticket allows you to flow back and forth between the three. Play games at Main Course or bowl at The Grand while watching the game! (more…)
WE ARE THE PERFECT DATE NIGHT PLACE | Enjoy Dinner and a Movie FOR $20 5 pm – 7 pm
05-February-2020 — MOVIE STARTS AT 7:30 PM
You get the date, and we will have the plan. Join us for Dinner and a movie and enjoy the fantastic MENU at Main Course and then cuddle up next to your date and watch the romantic favorite, “Love Actually.” DINNER is $20 per person, and includes the movie! MOVIE ONLY $5.00 ( REGULAR MENU PRICING)
COME EARLY FOR DINNER , DRINKS AND FUN | Dueling Pianos
06-February-2020 — 8 – 11 PM
FIRST THURSDAY on the 1600 block of Main! Come ready to make your favorite rock & roll requests! Dueling pianos is sure to play some of your favorite tunes! The Rock And Roll Piano Show is a high-energy, singalong show, with lots of audience interaction and will be performing for First Thursday! FREE
$35 DINNER & SHOW 6 PM – 800 PM
07-February-2020 — SHOW STARTS AT 8 PM
FREE LIVE MUSIC | GAS MONEY
08-February-2020 — 8 – 11 PM
A dedicated group of buds bound by a common thread – and love & passion for the music of their youth. And all that comes with it – like unadulterated fun and having a hell of a good time. When it’s time to hit the road and Let Go & Let Rock, all you need is a little Gas Money.
TRIVIA! TRIVIA! TRIVIA ! THIS SHOULD BE A NATIONAL HOLIDAY…
11-February-2020 — 7:00 pm
Come make Leslie Knope proud and enjoy LADIES NIGHT with Parks & Rec Trivia. We will have a special menu and specialty cocktails. You never know, Lil Sebastian might even make an appearance, anything could happen!
ONE SHOW ONLY | TWO GREAT HEADLINERS
12-February-2020 — 7:30 pm -9:30 pm
🥂CELEBRATE VALENTINES ALL WEEK ❤ WITH Main Course & The Comedy Zone! You are going to have a great time laughing and enjoying some great food. This event is $20 per person and includes Dinner and a funny show with not one headliner but two. You are going to hear from national comics, Tod Riley & Eric Grady. This night will not disappoint, so hurry and get your tickets. They will go fast! DINNER MENU ($20 dinner and show 5:00 pm- 7:30 pm ONLY)
SHOW ONLY $5.00 ( EVENTBRITE OR AT THE DOOR )
DINNER & SHOW $25 ( valid 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM )
15-February-2020 — SHOW BEGINS AT 8 PM
ONE EVENING SHOW | DIVAS ON MAIN $10
16-February-2020 — 👉 NEW TIME 👈 7:00 PM
Let’s extend our Valentine’s Day and Join Main Course with the Divas on Main! THIS SHOW WOULD MAKE THE PERFECT GIFT 🎁 FOR YOUR SPECIAL VALENTINE!
Featuring the following entertainers: Season 3, Top 40 finalist on Americas Got Talent: and Sweetheart International 2019: Dorae Saunders The Showgirl of the South: Brooke Collins Empress of Charleston Pride: Carmella Monet. DRINKS, DINNER AND THE BEST EVENING OF ENTERTAINMENT IN COLUMBIA.
$45 | Columbia Ballet | DINNER
21-February-2020 — *SHOW BEGINS AT 7 PM
Please join us for our MAIN STAGE THREE series. We will be featuring Dinner and SHOWCASING THE COLUMBIA CITY BALLET. TICKETS includes one entree from a select specialty menu, as well as excerpts from Columbia City Ballet professional company.
COME EARLY TO ENJOY DINNER SELECTIONS ( all food orders completed before the *show begins )
Come Early to enjoy dinner and drinks
22-February-2020 — FREE | SHOW starts 8 PM
Join us for a night of Blues at the Main Stage with Elliott and the Untouchables! From the first note to the last note, Elliott and the Untouchables deliver deep blues-drenched with raw emotion. From gritty Chicago boogie to swampy Delta blues to Texas shuffles to West Coast jumpin’ blues. The Untouchables serve up thick guitar tones, a smokin’ horn section, and sizzlin’ keys on top of a red-hot rhythm section. Our incredible MENU will be ready for you when you get there to soak up the sound of the blues.
$20 Dinner Specials ( 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm)
26-February-2020 — KARAOKE STARTS at 8 pm
Find that special someone and come down to Main Course and get on the Main Stage to sing that special duet or that song you have been singing in the shower for the past week. $20 DINNER specials 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm so come early and stay late!