38th Annual Jubilee: Festival of Heritage

Coming Home!

Celebrating the rich cultural heritage and entrepreneurial spirit of a local family, the Jubilee: Festival of Heritage is held annually in late summer on the grounds of the historic Mann-Simons Site. Jubilee features a variety of activities including hands-on demonstrations from some of the region’s most skilled artists and craftsmen, musical entertainment including African drumming, R&B, jazz, and gospel, and vendors with African-influenced and traditional merchandise. Highlights of the festival also include tours of the Mann-Simons Site, African-American heritage sites tours, and many other activities throughout the day. Stay tuned for more information about his year's lineup!

Become a Friend of Jubilee! Individuals can support the Jubilee festival for as little as $50. Click here to make your donation today!

Call for Vendors!

Be part of one of the Midlands’ most-anticipated festivals as a vendor. Please fill out and reutrn this  2016 Vendor Application to register. Final deadline for vendor registration is September 2, 2016. Note: To qualify as a VENDOR at the Jubilee Festival, you must have food and/or wares (hats, t-shirts, souvenirs, etc) available for purchase and as your primary objective for being at the festival.  All others interested in booth space fall under our sponsorship program.

Questions? Please email jubilee@historiccolumbia.org

Call for Sponsors!

Historic Columbia appreciates your consideration to build a better community. With your sponsorship of Jubilee, we will help you reach this goal. We look forward to the opportunity of working with you on this special 38th anniversary.  To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, read more HERE. If you have specific needs or interests or to become a sponsor, please contact: Wendi Spratt, director of development, 803.252.7742 ext 12 (office), 803.929.7695 (fax), or wspratt@historiccolumbia.org 

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors!

  • Dalton Agency
  • The Links, Incorporated
  • NBSC
  • Providence Health
  • Publix Super Markets Charities
  • Mickle and Bass
  • The City of Columbia logo
  • The Big DM logo
  • Hot 103.9 logo
  • Carolina Panorama Newspaper logo
  • Party Reflections logo
  • The State Newspaper logo
  • Richland County logo
  • Columbia Famously Hot logo