The Gamecocks travel toCharleston to play The Citadelat 7 p.m. Tuesday. Then theteam comes back home for fourgames. USC plays host to Furmanat 7 p.m. Wednesday. TheGamecocks will face off againstthe Arkansas Razorbacks in athree-game weekend SEC series.The Gamecocks play theHogs at 7 p.m. Friday, 4 p.m.Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday.
THE HOOTIE &THE BLOWFISHBALLET
Juxtaposition: the gracefuldancers of Columbia City Ballettaking the stage withHootie & the Blowfish. Thetwo-act ballet depicts a bandmember’s early years and illustratesthe band’s journeyfrom playing at frat parties towinning Grammys. Performanceswill be at 7:30 p.m.Friday and 3 and 7:30 p.m.Saturday at the Koger Center.$19-$68; www.capitoltickets.com; (803) 251-2222
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FAMILY FUNKID’S DAYCOLUMBIA 2009
Families can enjoy two days filledwith child’s play. With free admission,live entertainment, akaraoke stage, a movie in thepark, face painting, exhibits andexotic petting zoos, why not attend?6-9 p.m. Friday and 11a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday at FinlayPark, Taylor Street. (803) 545-3111; www.columbiaactioncouncil.net
Jesse Eisenberg stars as a collegestudent working during hissummer break at a run-downamusement park, where hemeets a beautiful co-worker(Kristen Stewart, of “Twilight”fame).
‘ER’ SERIES FINALE
When it debuted in 1994, thedoctor/hospital drama becamean instant blockbuster, going onto attract more than 30 millionviewers a week during its prime.Say goodbye with a two-hour finale,or tune in at 8 p.m. for theone-hour retrospective. 9 p.m.Thursday, WIS-10, cable channel3.
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