Looking for something perhaps a little different to do this Valentine’s Day? Sure, flowers, chocolates, and cards are nice, but how about giving your love an experience instead? Here are a few suggestions:
Valentine's Cinema: Sabrina
Once again, Midlands Technical College presents its annual screening of this 1954 Billy Wilder classic. The film stars Humphrey Bogart and William Holden as two very different brothers who fall for the same woman, played by Audrey Hepburn. It’s a mix of comedy, drama, and romance featuring stellar performances from three of the biggest box office draws the time in an interesting and amusing love triangle. The fun begins at 7 pm in the theater lobby for dessert, champagne, and dancing before the film. Tickets are $17; Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College, 7300 College Street, Irmo, SC 29063. Click here for ticket information.
Yoga and Beer at Conquest Brewery
Honestly, what says “I love you” more than a glass of hoppy Sacred Heart IPA from Conquest Brewery? Add yoga and you’ve got the perfect recipe for Valentine’s Day…$10 includes a one-hour yoga session and a pint after. Mats are available. Conquest Brewery, 947 S. Stadium Rd., Columbia, SC 29201. Visit www.conquestbrewing.com for tickets and more information.
Broadway in Columbia Presents “Cabaret”
Join the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a wild and crazy ensemble at the infamous Kit Kat Klub in pre-WWII Berlin. The cast of this Tony-award-winning musical takes the audience on a musical journey every night as they leave their troubles at the door. It’s an amusing look at the decadent allure of pre-war Germany. Memorable songs include “Cabaret,” “Wilkommen,” and “Maybe This Time.” Life is a Cabaret! Ticket prices vary. Presented at the Koger Center for the Arts, 1051 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29201. Visit www.broadwayincolumbia.com for more information.
If you plan to drive to these events, be sure your vehicle is in tip-top shape. You won’t want to deal with the hassle of a car repair issue on Valentine’s Day. That would kill the mood, for sure. Schedule an appointment for auto maintenance with Brown Motor Works online or call us. You’ll be glad you did. Happy Valentine’s Day!