When Amy Beth Franks was an intern with the Five Points Association, Five After Five felt more like an impromptu block party than an outdoor concert. Today, as executive director of the association, she has made a few tweaks to the successful weekly event, which wraps up its spring season on Thursday, May 29, with a concert featuring local rockers Death of Paris and Weaving the Fate.
Here’s what you may not know has changed:
Of course, not everything has changed. Expect big crowds, a party atmosphere and really great music.
How great? Hometown band Weaving the Fate will celebrate the release of their latest album.
Five After Five runs from 6:30 p.m. until 10 p.m.; the concert stage is set up near the Five Points Fountain. For more information, visit fivepointscolumbia.com Be sure to bring proper ID to purchase alcoholic beverages.