Help for Historic Camden
WORKS IN PROGRESS AT McCAA’S TAVERN: 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday at the Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site, 222 Broad St., Camden. Almost There party celebrating the restoration project will feature a photography exhibit by Cynthia Davis-Fussell. Entertainment, samplings of 18th century fare, beer and wine cash bar. Tickets are $40; couples, $70; and include a complimentary first libation ticket. All proceeds will benefit Historic Camden and the restoration of the John McCaa House, circa 1794. (803) 432-9841 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Let there be ducks!
DUCKS IN THE ZONE: 6-10 p.m. Thursday in The Zone at Williams-Brice Stadium. Columbia Ducks Unlimited conservation banquet will feature raffles, games, silent auction, open bar. Doors open at 6 p.m., dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Tickets are $65; couples, $95; deadline is Wednesday (that’s today). (803) 744-6861; http://ducks.org/south-carolina/events
Decker block party
DECKER BOULEVARD BLOCK PARTY: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at 2744 Decker Blvd. (behind the Staples building). Celebration of the completion of the International Corridor mural and all of the cultures that call Decker Boulevard home. Decker businesses will have the opportunity to showcase their products and services as vendors for the event. There will also be a DJ, face painting and balloon exhibition. (803) 576-2166.
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Cuppa joe and a song
UU COFFEEHOUSE: Singer/songwriter Shannon Whitworth and Barrett Smith hit Columbia for an 8 p.m. Saturday concert at 2701 Heyward St. Advance tickets (reservations) are $15; $17 at the door; students, $3 at the door with reservations. Door open at 7 p.m. (803) 299-2824; http://uucoffeehouse.org