USC After a week off, the Gamecocks host Tennessee in a key SEC game at 7 p.m. Saturday. USC (5-3) would become bowl eligible with a victory against the Volunteers and keep its SEC East title hopes alive.
CLEMSON Meanwhile, the Tigers are back in action at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Boston College. The Tigers (3-4) are seeking their first victory under interim coach Dabo Swinney. Clemson needs to win four of its final five games to become bowl eligible.
FRIGHTS ‘DRACULA’ Columbia City Ballet resurrects our favorite vampire at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Wear a costume and compete for prizes at the 10 p.m. performance on Halloween. $10-$44; (803) 251-2222 or www.capitoltickets.com
‘LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS’ Town Theatre brings Audrey II the man-eating plant to stage in this parody of ’50s sci-fi films. Costume party, prizes after Friday’s opening performance. It runs through Nov. 15. $12-$18; (803) 799- 2510 or www.towntheatre.com
MUSIC THE ART OF MUSIC The re-imagined Baker & Baker music series opens with De Organographia, an Oregon duo who perform the music of ancient Greece on a variety of period instruments, at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Columbia Museum of Art. It’s free with museum admission.
HISTORY REVOLUTIONARY WAR FIELD DAYS Military and living history interpreters will camp Saturday and Sunday off Broad Street in Camden. They stage a battle each day at 1:30 p.m., but the living history demonstrations go on all day. $8 adults, $3 children ages 6-12; (803) 432-9841
GOVERNMENT BUS SERVICE The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority and Richland County Council will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday regarding proposed reductions in bus service. It will be in the County Council chambers, 2020 Hampton St. Get details at www.gocmrta.com/hqreloc.asp.
TV LOCAL HAUNTINGS ETV has an evening of local ghost tales beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday with the premiere of “Ghosts and Legends,” which visits the creepiest locations in the state. The documentary “Jolly” follows at 9:30 p.m. and at 10 p.m., “Southern Haunts: Ghosts of the Lowcountry.” WLTX-35, cable channel 11