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Event Summary

Online ticket sales are now closed. Tickets will be sold at the door for $20 each. Cash payments are preferred.



Dog Day Afternoon combines some of our favorite things here at Free Times: live music, tasty craft beer and cute furry animals!

It’s no secret that Columbia rescues have some of the cutest available pets in South Carolina. Now is your time to grab a pint and meet the newest furry love of your life. Already have a pet of your own? No problem! Bring them, too.

Your ticket gets you access to the open craft beer/wine bar, tasty bites, live local music, pet friendly vendors and some of the best rescues and shelters in Columbia.

Live music by Soda City Brass Band

A portion of proceeds to benefit The Animal Mission of the Midlands.

Featuring open craft beer bar by:
River Rat Brewery
Columbia Craft Brewing Company
Cottontown Brew Lab

Adoptable pets from:
The Animal Mission of the Midlands
Columbia Animal Services
Second Chance of Orangeburg Animal Rescue Coalition
Kershaw County Humane Society

Local vendors:
Paw Prince Pottery
Cupcake DownSouth (with Pup Cakes!)
Modern Companion

Central Energy
2030 Gregg Street
Columbia, SC 29201