A unique partnership to support the arts

      SC Arts gets a financial boost.

      Columbia, S.C. (WACH) -- Festivus is an event celebrating a partnership between Republic National Distributing, the SC Arts Commission, SC Arts Foundation and the Five Points Association.

      RNDC and Van Gogh Vodka will presented a $2,500 check to the SCAC and SCAF at Saludas on Wednesday.

      The even included samples of Van Gogh Martini's as people gathered to mix and mingle.

      A group of dancers from the Columbia City Ballet were also on hand to give a sneak peek into the artists who will be participating in the ART Vandelay Shop-N-Sip Tour, part of the 5th annual Festivus in Five Points.

      The ART Vandelay Shop-n-Sip Tour will be held on Saturday December 1 from 4-8pm.

      More than 20 local retailers will open their doors to patrons interested in shopping, tasting specialty Van Gogh drinks and experiencing local art.

      Performing artists will show off a variety of talents in the streets and the village.