SC Equality will provide volunteers for the upcoming St. Pat’s in Five Points in Columbia, S.C.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — SC Equality is on the hunt for volunteers who will serve on one of two shifts as a gate person for the upcoming 34th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points to be held on March 19.

Shifts are 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Volunteers receive free admission to the event. SC Equality is hosting the gate where volunteers will work.

Entertainers slated are Drive-By Truckers, Shovels & Rope, Old Dominion, The Front Bottoms, SUSTO, The Movement, Atlas Road Crew, Villanova, The High Divers, Brave Baby, Isabelle’s Gift, ColorBlind, The Rival Brothers, Tyler Boone, Kimberly Henderson, The Harsh Truth, Thin Lips, Magic Mike, GuyL., Dylan Deekay, Jade Frost, LUDID, Bois Obscur and Killtrak.

Tickets range from $15/advance until March 18, $20/at the gate, and $95/VIP and are available online.


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