12th annual Palmetto Capital City Classic comes to Columbia

Palmetto Capital City Classic

COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? The Palmetto City Classic (PCCC) has been a Historically Black College and University football experience that brings fans together from across the state of SC and the Southeast.

The Classicâ??s primary mission is to generate revenue to scholarships and financial support for HBCUâ??s by highlighting the educational and athletic endeavors of its participating HBCUâ??s.

This yearâ??s Classic will be the twelfth annual game and will feature an arry of scheduled events.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 PCCC Media/Sponsors Luncheon & Crowning of Miss Palmetto CCC

11:30 a.m. (INVITATION ONLY)Brookland Baptist Convention & Banquet Center 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169

PCCC HBCU Old School Mixer TAPPâ??S Artâ??s Center 1644 Main Street , Columbia, SC 29201

Cost: $15.00


Wear your school colors!

Thursday, September 19, 2013 PCCC Presents DRUMLINE

Experience drumlines at their best! South Carolina State University, Benedict College, and High Schools.

Mascots & Vendors are Welcome.

Coble Plaza

211 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC

(Behind EdVenture Childrenâ??s Museum)


Friday, September 20, 2013

PCCC Annual Garnell McDonald Memorial Golf Tournament

7:30 a.m. (Shotgun Start)

Oak Hills Golf Club

7629 Fairfield Road, Columbia, SC 29203

Cost: $85.00 â?? Individual Golferâ??s

Team - $350.00

PCCC Featuring â??The King of Springs: Ken Fordâ??

Special Guest: Tanya Ross

7:30 p.m.Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center 1101 Lincoln Street , Columbia, SC 29201 Tickets: $40 (Palmetto Capital City Classic Office Only)

Saturday, September 21, 2013

The 12th Annual Palmetto Capital City Classic

Benedict College Tigers vs. South Carolina State University Bulldogs

4:00 p.m.

The City of Columbia welcomes all of our HBCU football fans a Classical Experience.

You Donâ??t Want To Miss The Battle of the HBCUâ??s & Special Half-Time Show!

Williams Brice Stadium

1125 George Rogers Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29201

Tickets: $25 & $35

Ticket Outlets: PCCC Office, Benedict College â?? Charlie W. Johnson Stadium, SCSU Ticket Office, USC Ticket Office-Colonial Life Arena, and Columbia Township Auditorium

Parking: $15 (South Carolina Fairgrounds)

Each person must have a gameday ticket to enter.

RV Parking $100 (Fairgrounds only, Must Contact Fairgrounds)

VIP Parking $20 (Old Farmerâ??s Market)

For additional information on all events, please call the Palmetto Capital City Classic Headquarters at

(803) 252-9200.