1626 on Main


Located within the historic downtown district of Columbia, South Carolina, 1626 is the ultimate location for hosting live music, comedy, and other entertainment offerings.

1626 features an architecturally interesting mezzanine level that completely encircles the main level. This unique venue offers a sophisticated atmosphere, adding historic charm to any event with warm, professional service. It includes a full-service menu and bar along with convenient parking in Cannon garage.

From intimate gatherings to grand events, 1626 is the perfect venue for you! Plan your next event at 1626!


REQUEST TO PERFORM AT 1626

BACK TO SCHOOL BASH

 23-August-2019 -- 8 p.m- 2 a.m

1626 on Main would like to WELCOME home all returning students and new students to the venue for a Back to School Bash! 18+ welcome! *We will be checking ID’s at the door and providing wristbands for 21+ LIVE MUSIC provided 8 p.m- 12 a.m *full food and bar menu available for puchase* AFTER PARTY AT THE GRAND 12-2 a.m Let’s raise a glass to kick of the new school year!!   FREE

Cabaret Night

 24-August-2019 -- 8 pm - 10 pm

1626 is proudly teaming up with On Stage Productions for a Cabaret Night!

Join us for “A Night Under the Stars” on August 24th, 8-10 p.m.” Music from Television , Movies and Broadway ” starring Katrina Blanding. Accompanied by pianist: John Norris

This is a free event that is kid friendly.
Full food and bar service will be available for purchase!

FREE

Saturday Brunch Buffet

 24-August-2019 -- 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a great brunch buffet and music every weekend at 1626 Main! Omelet Stations, Waffle Bar, Yogurt bar, Coffee and More! $14.00 Per Person! Drinks not included.

Sunday MUSIC Brunch Buffet

 25-August-2019 -- 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM ? LIVE MUSIC begins at 10 am!

Sunday BRUNCH has everyone looking forward to the weekend!

Join us for a great brunch buffet and music every weekend at 1626 Main! Omelet Stations, Waffle Bar, Yogurt bar, Delicious Coffee and More! $14.00 Per Person! Drinks not included.

August 25th Rod Franco & Katie Gandy 

September 1st Brent Lundy

September 8th Greg Cloninger

September 15th Tyra Johnson

September 22nd Janaye Gilliard

September 29th Brent Lundy 

 

Exotic Music of Brasil

 30-August-2019 -- 6-11 p.m

Join us to experience the fantastic world of Brazilian music brought to you by a celebrated Brazilian guitarist and singer Duda Lucena. Come hear the incredible sounds of Baião, Frevo, Maracatu and the classic Bossa Nova.

Full Dinner menu and drinks available during the show!

Doors open at 6 pm | TICKETS $10 in advance $15 at the door

 

Mike Stone Entertainment Showcase

 31-August-2019 -- 8 p.m-10:20 p.m

1626 on Main is proud to present Mike Stone Ent. Showcase.
Mike Stone, a season 6 finalist on America’s Got Talent,  has handpicked each artist and arranged each performance. With his master scouting skills, he’s become one of the best in the industry at building talent. This is truly an event you don’t wanna miss. Come and enjoy some great music, and amazing food/drinks at our beautiful venue.

Divas On Main

 01-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 12 am

Join us for a fabulous night of Drag on September 1st (Labor Day Weekend) Bring your $1 bills and get ready for a night you won’t forget! Featuring the following entertainers,

Season 3, Top 40 finalist on Americas Got Talent: and Sweetheart International 2019: Dorae Saunders
The Queen of Comedy & Cocktails: Patti O’Furniture
Miss North America and Miss Gay Orlando: Brittany Moore
Empress of Charleston Pride: Carmella Monet Monroe

Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.
*21+ allowed to enter*

Tickets 1st show is from 7-9 p.m
Tickets 2nd show is from 10 p.m- 12 a.m
Full food menu and drinks will be available for purchase separately

Dueling Pianos

 05-September-2019 -- 8 pm - 11 pm

Dueling Pianos is back at 1626 on Main for First Thursday in August! The Rock and Roll Piano Show is a mobile, high-energy, singalong show, with lots of audience interaction. This event is free to the public! Featuring artist Greg Cloninger

 

FREE

 

Shag Night

 06-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 10 pm

We are in the South and we love to shag!! Come dance the night away at 1626 on Main, September 6th from 7-10pm. Eat dinner with us before, during or after! Full food menu and full bar will be available for purchase all night! Music provided by Benny Butch Davidson
This event is FREE!! See ya there!

Going Commando Band

 07-September-2019 -- 8 pm - 10 pm

Going Commando delivers a wide variety of classic rock and country with edgy guitar licks and rich vocals. From the Eagles to Chris Stapleton, this 6 piece band from Lexington mixes it up and loves to perform. Their first time to 1626 will be a performance you won’t want to miss. Full Dinner menu and drinks will be available for purchase during the FREE show!

 

FREE

Comedy Night

 12-September-2019 -- 8:30 pm - 10 pm

Come join us for a night full of FREE laughs with local comedians!

Featuring Ryan Van Genderen and Headliner Blayr Nias

Food and drinks are available for purchase!
Must be 21 + to enter

 

FREE

Murder Mystery Dinner

 13-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 10 pm

An unexpected murder will take place on Friday the 13th.Take yourself back to the Roaring 20’s and join us for a night of mystery. Wear your best 20’s outfit for a dinner party you won’t forget! A murderer is in the crowd and we all must work together to solve the case!

Enjoy a spooky Italian buffet dinner and your choice of one glass of wine OR beer with purchase of a ticket!

Join us if you dare!

TICKETS are $40 per person or $70 per couple

Lopez & Funk Duo

 14-September-2019 -- 8 PM - 10 PM

It’s Saturday Night, and EVERYONE needs to hear GREAT LIVE MUSIC!  GABRIEL LOPEZ & CHARLES FUNK is helping to enjoy the weekend with Acoustic Sounds we know you will love!

 

Make plans now PLUS  FULL MENU & BAR  SERVICE available. ?

FREE

Single in Columbia- Speed Dating

 19-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 9 pm

Are you ready to actually meet people? Then you must attend this event at 1626 on Main!

The Dating Boutique details: Each person will receive one beer or wine ticket and access to our high tech SpeedMatch meet and greet!  With our NEW SpeedMatch technology we will know who you’re compatible with before you even get there and we’ll make sure you meet each person!

Before the event you’ll fill out a quick profile form which will show us who you’re highly compatible with. Our matchmaker will put compatible matches together before the event and make sure you meet your top 5 matches!

It’s kind of like speed dating but only with people who you’re actually compatible with!  No more boring speed dating or singles events!

TICKETS  can be purchase in advance here

 

 

Admiral Radio

 20-September-2019 -- 8 pm - 10 pm

1626 welcomes Admiral Radio for the first time, September 20th!

About the Band:
Inspired by the prior-life of their 1941 wooden radio, Admiral Radio includes sweeping harmonies often compared to The Everly Brothers, this pair of songbirds are making waves in the Carolina music community as their Johnny-and-June charm continues to turn heads.
Food and Beverage is available for purchase throughout the concert. Enjoy Dinner and a FREE show!

The DUOvers

 21-September-2019 -- 8 pm - 10 pm

1626 on Main welcome the DUOvers for the first time on September 21st.
About the Band:
The DUOvers from Lexington, SC bring a fun filled show, covering classics from artists such as Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, and Merle Haggard. If the crowd wants to rock, the DUOvers can bring that too, covering classics from artists such as Chuck Berry, Elvis, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Rolling Stones, and many more.

Food and beverage will be available for purchase throughout the concert. Enjoy dinner and FREE show!

Shag Night

 26-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 10 pm

We are in the South and we love to shag!! Come dance the night away at 1626 on Main, September 26th from 7-10pm. Eat dinner with us before, during or after! Full food menu and full bar will be available for purchase all night! Music provided by Benny Butch Davidson
This event is FREE!! See ya there!

THE RANDY LUCAS TRIO | BLUEGRASS

 28-September-2019 -- 8 PM - 10 PM

We are TURNING IT UP ? on SATURDAY!  Bluegrass Trio, Randy Lucas on guitar/ banjo, Jim Graddick on violin/mandolin, and Dave Holder on double bass. We are so excited to hear this talented trio play!

 

FREE