“Welcome to the home of Columbia’s 50th Birthday celebration.
“Here you’ll find information on the events happening throughout the city as we celebrate 50 years of Columbia following its founding in 1967 by the visionary developer, Jim Rouse.
“With activities ranging from concerts to sports and from fireworks to art installations, we’re sure that there will be something for everyone.
“We have planned a true celebration that honors the past, embraces the present and strives to advance the ideals of this progressive, vibrant and inclusive community.
“I hope to see you at some of the events as we come together to celebrate 50 years of this fantastic city –
“Columbia – Be a part of it.”
Vic Broccolino, chair
Columbia 50th Birthday Celebration, Inc.
The celebration begins on Sunday, March 19, 2017.
The Columbia 50th Birthday Celebration, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Its vision is to celebrate a Columbia that honors its bold past; embraces the present, and strives to advance the ideals of a progressive, vibrant and inclusive community.
2017: Special 50th Birthday Placement
Columbia Association is once again hosting its Buy-a-Brick program in honor of Columbia’s 50th Birthday Celebration that takes place in 2017. A section of the walkway at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront will be reserved for bricks placed around a large paver that says Columbia Maryland 50.
More information is available at: https://www.columbiaassociation.org/purchase/buy-a-brick/
Columbia, MD named #1 Best Place to Live by Money Magazine.
Monday, September 19 • 2016