This Gigantic Year-Round Street Market In South Carolina Is A Must-Visit

Every Saturday morning, rain or shine, the 1300-1500 blocks of Main Street in Columbia transform into a lively street market filled with fun shopping, friendly people, and food – lots of food. Soda City is the name of this unique weekly market, named for the treasured colloquialism ‘Cola,’ meant to be an abbreviation of Columbia.

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Soda City Market is located between the 1300 and 1500 blocks of Main Street in downtown Columbia. It’s open every Saturday (rain or shine) from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and has an average of 150 vendors per week. Convenient parking is located in obvious places nearby. Learn more on the official website of Soda City.