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Just Love Coffee Cafe Hosts Paint Your Own Ice Coffee Tumbler

COMO Creative Traveling Art Parties and Just Love Coffee Cafe are hosting an artistic night for you to come and customize your own iced coffee tumbler. Starting at t 6 p.m. Friday, grab a friend and pay $45 to decorate two tumblers, or come solo and paint both at the Battle Crossing location of Just […]

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Girls Pint Out Returns with a Night at Logboat Brewing

Back in action after a year hiatus, Columbia Girls Pint Out is returning from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Logboat Brewing Co. The event is open to all women who enjoy craft beer and potentially are looking to make new friends in the community. The Girls Pint Out organization is a non-profit started in 2010, with […]

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The Shops at Sharp End Celebrate Their Grand Opening

Come celebrate the grand opening of The Shops at Sharp End from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday. The opening will begin with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and remarks at 4:15 p.m. where refreshments and snacks will also be available. Central Missouri Community Action, Columbia REDI and The District came together in collaboration with the retail incubator. The Shops […]

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Les Bourgeois Vineyards Invites All to Rewards Program Dinner

With seasonal offerings and delicious wine pairings, The Blufftop at Rocheport hosts a Rewards Program Dinner open to all current reward members and those who are interested in becoming members. At 5 p.m. Sunday, attendees can attend the cocktail hour, which moves into a three-course meal at 6 p.m. Food will be from local vendors […]

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New Reading Series To Host Novelists, Poets and More Tonight

Bringing a new reading series to the North Village Arts District is Serendipity Salon and Spa. From 7-9 p.m. tonight, join the community in listening to novelist Darren Dean and poet Aliki Barnstone read from their respective works. Readings start at 7:30 p.m. with Dean and Barnstone each reading for 30 minutes with a brief […]


Fringe Western Wear Hosts A Permanent Jewelry Pop-Up

If you’re looking to hop on the permanent jewelry trend, Saturday is your day! From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fringe Western Wear will bring a permanent jewelry stand including silver and gold chains in many different styles, colors and sizes. The pop-up will also include hand-strung Navajo pearls. Find more information by visiting their […]

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Plume Celebrates National Popcorn Day on Tuesday

From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, join Plume in celebrating National Popcorn Day! The store will be selling large bags of GOPO Gourmet Popcorn as buy two get one free. One large back costs $8.79. To grab your bags of popcorn, get to Plume early before they sell out! They are not accepting pre-orders […]

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KT Diamond Jewelers Looking to Buy Estate Jewelry and More

Today and Friday bring your estate jewelry, watches, gold, coins, silver, etc. to KT Diamond Jewelers. The business staff will evaluate what you bring in and give you an offer to purchase each piece. Visit them until 5 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. For more information, visit their Facebook event […]

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Acola Coffee Renovates to Include

Throughout the next several weeks, Acola Coffee will be undergoing some renovations as they prepare to add to their space. is a mobile crêpe catering business from Jefferson City. They make both sweet and savory crêpes to enjoy. To find more information on when the renovations will finish and you can dine on […]


Free Magazine Day to be Hosted by Columbia Public Library

If you love magazines, head to the Columbia Public Library for their Free Magazine Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m Saturday. The annual event will include numerous magazines from 2022. Publications for both adults and children are available at a first come first served basis. For more information on the day, see their Facebook […]

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xTreme Bar Bingo Takes Place Tonight

Gear up for a night of thrills with xTreme Bar Bingo at Dive Bar from 7-9 p.m. tonight! Join and fight for the fantastic prize by being the first to mark off numbers into the coveted X. You can find more information on tonight’s games by going to Dive Bar’s Facebook event here.

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The Blue Note and Logboat Brewing Present MO Country Fest

Cowboy boots and hats are not required, but we recommend them while attending the Missouri Country Fest starting at 8 p.m. Friday. MO Fest presents different genres of music over multiple weekends at The Blue Note and Rose Music Hall. Enjoy Travis Feutz and the Stardust Cowboys, Forrest McCurren, Matt Jordan and Todd Day Wait. […]

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Take Your Date to Access Arts’ Pottery Date Night

Access Arts is providing a fun Friday date night for those couples not afraid to get a little muddy. With a date or friend, you can make a hand-thrown creation from 6-8 p.m. Friday. Materials are provided along with skilled instructors to guide you and your partner along the process. You can bring your own […]

Skylark Bookshop Brings Puppy Yoga Back For 2024

Find some relaxation and gentle movement with puppies during puppy yoga at Skylark Bookshop from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday. The event not only provides benefits for you, but for the seven furry ones too as they release their puppy energy and learn social skills. It is $25 per person to attend and all puppies are adoptable […]

Magelings Games Raises Money for The Center Project

From noon-6 p.m. Dec. 30, Magelings Games will host a charity game at Impact Support Services. The chosen game is Blood on the Clocktower. Each game you decide to play is $2 with more available for purchase including special abilities for the game. All proceeds go to The Center Project—Mid-Missouri’s LGBTQIA+ Community Center. According to […]

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Hexagon Alley Gives Another Festive Option for Christmas Night

After opening presents and finishing your Christmas meal, join Hexagon Alley at 5 p.m. Monday to keep the holiday cheer going all night long. A Christmas movie marathon is in store, along with a hot cocoa bar, free game play and bottomless coffee. For more on the festive fun, see their Facebook event page.

Celebrate Christmas with Big Bang Brass Quintet Tonight

Listen to the Christmas classics 6-8 p.m. tonight at Christmas with Big Bang Brass Quintet hosted by Broadway Brewery. The band will play Christmas favorites for an all-ages audience. The event is free to the public. For more information, visit the Facebook event page here.

Visit Mr. and Mrs. Claus at Candy Cane Crib’s Raffle Night

Try your luck in Candy Cane Crib’s raffle at Logboat Brewery tomorrow. From noon to 8 p.m., entries can be purchased for local goodies priced at over $1,000. Santa and Mrs. Claus will also be in attendance. For more information, see their Instagram post.

Midway Golf & Games Hosts New Year’s Eve Party for All Ages

Midway Golf & Games is throwing a New Year’s Eve bash with fireworks when the clock strikes midnight! You can choose from two packages. The first package is for up to six individuals that includes a heated toptracer bay; a full bar; unlimited tea, water and soda; a premium buffet inspired by 44 Tavern’s executive […]

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City of Refuge Hosts First Holiday Market This Saturday

With only 16 days (as of Saturday) left until Christmas, keep your gift-buying game strong by visiting City of Refuge’s first holiday market 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. While shopping from local and refugee artists and makers for your family and friends, enjoy entertainment, hot beverages, food and, of course, a visit from Santa. […]