Five Points set for unveiling of Hootie Monument

COLUMBIA (WACH) -- Hootie and the Blowfish's 25-year anniversary will be celebrated Thursday at 4 p.m. in Columbia's Five Points with the unveiling of a new $25,000 sculpture.According to Columbia's Five Points Association, all four members of the band are expected to be at the unveiling.Hootie's 1994 debut album, Cracked Rear View, has gone platinum 19 times and is the 15th highest-selling album in the US.More Information about Thursday's Event: Columbia's Five Points Association is sponsoring the Commemorating Hootie Celebration Concert on 600 Saluda Ave. on Thursday, October 21, 2010 from 6:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. The southbound lanes of 700 Harden St. from 6:00 p.m. until 12:00 a.m. will be closed, the 600 block of Santee Ave. will be closed from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., 2000 Greene St will be closed fromHarden St to Saluda Ave including the intersection and 600 Harden St southbound lanes from 3:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. for the street dedication and statue unveiling. Check back later on your WACH Fox News and for a complete wrap-up of the event.