The 30th Annual Columbia Christmas Pageant FAQs

Where is the pageant?

The pageant 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. Door open 45 minutes prior to each presentation.

How do I get tickets?

Tickets will be available on November 6, 2017

  • ONLINE HERE. Select the button for the show that you wish to attend and you’ll be taken to a reservation page.
  • Calling the ticket office at 803-217-3250 to reserve tickets
  • Mail a self- addressed stamped envelope with your request to:

    Pageant Tickets
    1306 Hampton Street
    Columbia, SC 29201

  • 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.

Is childcare provided?

No childcare is provided. We also discourage bringing children under 5 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?