“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.
Celebrate Columbia, Maryland’s 50th birthday with FIRN (Foreign born Information and Referral Network) at the inaugural International 5k Race & Family Fun Run on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 9am. Runners, walkers and families from the United States, Korea, South America and more than 50 other countries will be participating. Explore Columbia’s rich, diverse neighborhoods in this one of a kind event. More information can be found on our
Register now at: http://www.firnonline.org/international5k/
Columbia, MD named #1 Best Place to Live by Money Magazine.
Monday, September 19 • 2016