The 35th Annual Carolina Celebration of Liberty FAQs

Where is the Carolina Celebration of Liberty?

The Carolina Celebration of Liberty is at First Baptist Church-Columbia, SC. 1306 Hampton Street in the heart of Columbia.

Is there any cost and are seats reserved?

There is no cost for tickets! This is our gift to the community. You must have a ticket to enter. Tickets are all general seating and are offered on a first come, first served basis. Doors open 45 minutes prior to each presentation.

How do I get tickets?

  • Tickets will be available on May 30
  • Calling the ticket office at 803-217-3250 to reserve tickets
  • Mail a self- addressed stamped envelope with your request to:

    Celebration of Liberty Tickets
    1306 Hampton Street
    Columbia, SC 29201

  • Tickets will be available online on May 30
  • Come to the ticket office located off of the Washington Street church parking lot.

CAUTION: Don’t wait to get your tickets as presentations will fill up.

How long is each presentation?

About 90 minutes.

What is prohibited in the sanctuary?

For security reasons, backpacks are prohibited in the sanctuary during the program. Food and drink are also prohibited inside the sanctuary.

Is childcare provided?

No childcare is provided. We also discourage bringing children under 4 years of age.

Where do I park?

There are 2,200 parking spaces within a block from the church. Go here for a map and directions.

What if I have a large out of town group?

We are thrilled that you are coming! Please contact the pageant Ticket Office (803.217.3250) for group details.

Is photography permitted?

Please no flash photography!

Is there a list of hotels near the church?