Fun Fall Activities in Lexington and Columbia SC

Fun Fall Activities

The temperatures are falling, the leaves are changing colors, and the holiday decorations are starting to make their way out. Here are some fun fall activities in Lexington and Columbia that you don’t want to miss.


Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors

As we approach Halloween, more and more haunted houses and trails are starting to open. Don’t miss the Jaycees Hall of Horrors for a bit of Halloween fun.


Skirmishes for Lexington

A little history lesson can go a long way. The Civil War is the most important war fought in this country’s history, and this three-day reenactment includes demonstrations, speakers, and various children’s activities.


Swampfest at the Congaree

There’s fun for the whole family at this two-day-long festival that includes concerts, rides, games, arts and crafts, and various vendors.


South Carolina State Fair

There’s nothing quite like a state fair, so don’t miss out on all the rides, games, livestock exhibitions, food, and live entertainment that the South Carolina State Fair has to offer.


The next couple of months offer some of the best weather and activities that you’ll see throughout the entire year. So get out with your friends and family and experience all that South Carolina has to offer.

Toyota Prius v and Avalon Honored on KBB’s List of 10 Best Family Cars

2013 Toyota Prius v

2013 Toyota Prius v

Families need a family car. It is as simple as that. With that being said, there are tons of family cars out there to choose from. Ok, maybe not literally tons, but you get the point.

So how do you choose? Advice and suggestions from big wigs in the auto industry certainly help and that is where Kelley Blue Book comes in. KBB is a trusted and known name for everything cars so it is only natural that they put out a list of the 10 Best Family Cars of 2013.

2013 Toyota Avalon

2013 Toyota Avalon

And is it any surprise that not one but two Toyotas appeared on that list? That’s right – the Toyota Prius v and Avalon got props on their ability to fit perfectly into the crazy life of a family.

The 2013 Toyota Avalon was #6 on the list and was praised for its specious cabin, super comfortable seats, reliability, and fuel economy.

Kelley Blue Book places the 2013 Prius v at the honorable #3 spot, commending it for coming “jam-packed with all the Prius-ness you crave while also offering roughly 50 percent more cargo space.” And since it is a Prius, fuel economy is outstanding compared to other hatchbacks and crossovers.

Looking for a great family car? How about the Prius v or Avalon? Stop by Dick Dyer Toyota in Columbia to get yours today!