Local life: Newberry College Jazz Festival, battle at the Bull Street Fan Fest this weekend and more!
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — Newberry College is hosting its 64th annual Jazz Festival this weekend. This Friday and Saturday there will be concerts with two all-state jazz bands, performances by 49 middle and high school jazz bands from across the state, and a special Newberry College Jazz Big Band concert with guest Charlton Singleton special. The free concerts and the festival start at 3:30 p.m. this Friday and again on Saturday at 9 a.m.
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — The Columbia Fireflies invite you to battle this year at Bull Street Fan Fest. It will be at the Segra Park Plaza before the Gamecocks take on Clemson on Saturday March 5. Pre-match festivities will begin at noon and Fan Fest will remain open for the duration of the match. Favorites from local rock band “Tokyo Joe” will headline this year’s Fan Fest. Admission is free and you can count on fun games, great music and even better food.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina (WOLO)– Paul Anderson’s award-winning romantic comedy “Licorice Pizza” tells the story of a young woman’s journey to self-discovery and is now up for best picture for this year’s Oscars. year. Our Matt Perron is back to give us his take on the film in this week’s Monday Movie Review.