Tap your feet
Thursday is the final performance of "Tap Dogs," the Broadway in Columbia production that is a lively combination of high-energy dancing and music.
Showtime is 7:30 p.m. The Koger Center is at 1051 Greene St. $36 to $49; (803) 251-2222
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The return of R.E.M.
The Nickelodeon has a special sneak preview of the new concert documentary featuring the Athens-based rock group R.E.M.
"This Is Not A Show: Live at the Olympia in Dublin" is being shown in select cities, including Columbia. The film follows the group as it tries out new material at the famed Olympia Theatre in Dublin.
The screening is at 10:30 p.m. The Nick is at 937 Main St. (803) 254-8234 or nickelodeon.org
Doggone good time
Pets Inc. is celebrating all things dog and Halloween with its fundraiser, Dogtoberfest, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Dress up your dog and enter the costume contest. Or let your pooch enjoy a ball toss contest or bob for hot dogs.
The event is at 300 Orchard Drive in West Columbia.
(803) 739-9333 or www.petsinc.org