This weekend is all about remembering the victims of September 11, 2001, which includes a special ceremony by local first responders, live music and much more.
Columbia Fire & Rescue Salutes 9/11
Columbia Fire & Rescue will once again honor the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks, this Sunday at Fire Station No. 1.
Citizens, city leaders and local first responders will gather at the station’s Firefighter Park, 1000 S. Garden St., beginning at 8 a.m.
The ceremony will last approximately 30 minutes and will include remarks from Columbia Fire Chief Ty Cobb as well as Mayor Chaz Molder.
Sunset Rhythm & Vines at The Antrim
The annual Sunset Rhythm & Vines concert will take place this weekend at The Antrim, 2759 Pulaski Highway.
This year’s music lineup will include Classic Vinyl, Billy Terry and Boomerang.
Doors will open at 4:30 pm on Saturday and dinner will be served at 5:30 pm Dinner will be followed by a live auction from 6:30 to 7:00 pm and a silent auction from 5:30 to 7:00 pm. 7:30 pm
Tickets are $40 and can be purchased from any member of the Columbia Breakfast Rotary. Outside food and drinks will not be allowed.
For more information, visit www.ColumbiaBreakfast Rotary.org or call (615) 506-3852.
Miller’s Thrillers auditions for staff and actors
Haunting season is almost upon us, which means Columbia’s haunts are looking for those who are in for quite the scare.
Miller’s Thrillers, 1431 Carters Creek Pike, will host an audition round for cast and crew to direct this year’s haunted attraction.
Auditions will be held on Saturday from 4 to 7 pm. Paid positions will be available to anyone over the age of 16.
Miller’s Thrillers will have roles for actors, zombies, parking attendants, ticket collectors, rule makers, entertainers, special talents, photographers, carpenters, tractor drivers, etc.
No prior acting experience is required.
Vintage Baseball Sulfur Dell Cup in Rippavilla
This weekend will be your last chance to catch a day of old fashioned baseball at Historic Rippavilla, 5700 Main St.
The two-day Sulfur Dell Cup tournament will feature multiple teams, including Spring Hill’s own Quicksteps, with games kicking off at 10am on Saturday.
Tennessee’s Vintage Baseball League features America’s pastime played the way it has been since the 19th century, which means no helmets and no gloves.
And, as always, admission is free to attend.
The Mulehouse, 812 S. High St., will launch its new Concerts in the Courtyard series this weekend, featuring blacksmith and gone Y meredith JOI starting at 5:30 pm on Friday. Admission is $5.
big daddy todd at The Boondox, 3543 Highway 431, beginning at 8 p.m. Friday. Call (931) 223-5600 to make reservations.
real deal band at Ember’s Tavern & Grille, 2513 Hospitality Drive, starting at 8 p.m. Saturday.
matt nicholl at Bad Idea Brewing, 307 W. 11th St. in the Columbia Arts Building, starting at 6 p.m. Saturday.
loaded dogs at The Rebel Bar and Grill, 307 Riverside Drive, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Aaron Sizemore Band at Big Shake’s, 822 S. Main St., starting at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Rosewood at The Boondox from 8pm on Saturday.
Chloe Belle at Twisted Copper Brewing Company, 121 S. Main St. in Mt. Pleasant, starting at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Amber Falls Winery & Cellars, 794 Ridgetop Road, will present another Music on the Ridge series, this time with the grass kickers, which will act from 3:00 p.m. on Saturday. The Spice is Right food truck will also be parked in Amber Falls from 3-7 p.m.
Jay Powell covers events and entertainment for The Daily Herald. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow him on Twitter @JayPowellCDH.