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!


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

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.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!

Saturday Brunch Buffet

 21-September-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.


September 21st: Ray Rivera

September 28th: Western Brunch+ Luke Ferguson

October 5th: Brent Lundy

October 12th: James Salley

October 26th: Luke Martin 



Sunday MUSIC Brunch Buffet

 22-September-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.


September 22nd Janaye Gilliard

September 29th Brent Lundy 

October 6th Divas on Main 

October 13th Rod Franco

October 20th Janaye Gilliard

October 27th Darious Starks


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 Divas of Rhythm & Blues

 27-September-2019 -- 7 pm - 10 pm

1626 on Main and ColaJazz presents The Divas of Rhythm & Blues. Christi Joy has some of the most soulful vocals and her band is filled with unprecedented musicianship taking every listener on the ultimate musical journey. Enjoy the experience of some of your favorite songs by sone of the biggest R&B divas present and past!


Doors open at 6 pm | Tickets $10 in advance $15 at the door
Food and beverage available for purchase throughout the night

Western Brunch

 28-September-2019 -- 9 a.m- 2 p.m

Yeehaww!! Put on your cowboy boots and join us for a special Saturday brunch. We will have specialty buffet items and Live Country Music by Luke Ferguson
Brunch is $14 all you can eat as always and Mimosas & Bloody Marys are always available as well!


 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!



Dueling Pianos

 03-October-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




Jesse Lyons Live

 04-October-2019 -- 10 p.m- 12 a.m

Happy Pride Weekend!!! After the festivities on Main Street, Friday October 4th, Come by for an “After Party” at 1626 from 10-Midnight. Jesse Lyons is a local musician and a part of the LGBT community! Please come out to support and enjoy a great show! We look forward to seeing you there!
*Food and Drinks will be available for purchase!



DJ Duplex- Pride after party

 06-October-2019 -- 9p.m- 12 a.m

Happy Pride Weekend!!! After the Pride festival on October 5th, Come join us for an After Party in 1626 from 9-Midnight!!! DJ Duplex is a local DJ that provides beats that everyone will enjoy!! Get ready to DANCE the Night away!!
*Food and Drinks will be available for purchase throughout the night!

Divas On Main

 06-October-2019 -- 1p.m- 7p.m

Finish up your Pride Weekend Celebrations with a Drag Brunch at 1626 on Main.
Sunday, October 6th: Our First show is from 1-3 p.m and our second show is 5-7 p.m.
TICKETS are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.
This is a family friendly event for all ages.
From 1-2 p.m our all you can eat brunch buffet is available for $14!
You can also choose to order from our full food and drink menu throughout the shows!


 11-October-2019 -- 8 pm - 10 pm

We are excited to welcome Bombshell for the first time to 1626! Join us for all your favorite 70’s and 80’s hits!
TICKETS are $5 in advance or $10 at the door. Food and beverage available during the concert for purchase

Bull Moose Party

 12-October-2019 -- 8 pm - 11 pm

1626 welcomes Bull Moose party for the first time! Come and enjoy a FREE concert. Enjoy our full dinner MENU and drinks for purchase during the show!

About the Band: The blues-rock outfit known as Bull Moose Party is evidence that there is strength in simplicity. The trio from Columbia, South Carolina produces a sound that’s as powerful as the fullest quintet, and they perform with as much raw energy as their animalistic namesake.