The Krewe de ColumbiYaYa, Columbia, SC’s first Mardi Gras krewe, hosts the city's annual Mardi Gras festivities. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun, and emphatically encouraged to wear a costume!  

 

 

The 5k

Love to run?  Love to do it with your dog (run, that is)?  Hit the road together at the Lagniappe 5k run. 

The 5k

The Parade

While we've been know to roll off course, we start out with a plan. Dress up, show up, and expect frequent stops for toasts.

The Parade

The Festival

Reigning King Tom is lining up the bestest boogie this side of the mighty Mississip'. Brass, bluegrass, and bon temps.

The Festival ›