Workshop Weekend

The 2020 Miss South Carolina Workshop Weekend will be held at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center February 28th - March 1st.

  • Workshop Weekend Schedule of Events

  • *Contestants must register for Workshop Weekend! The deadline is 11:59pm on 2/23. Prices will increase by $25 after this date.


    We look forward to seeing everyone in Columbia for these exciting events.

    We begin the exciting event on Friday evening at 7pm at the Convention Center with our final pageant of the year where 6 young women will earn a chance to compete to become Miss South Carolina 2020 and Miss South Carolina Teen 2020 with the titles of Miss Midstate, Miss River City and Miss Yellow Jasmine. On Saturday, we will hold our General Meeting for all Teen Contestants, Miss Contestants, LEDs, Parents, Miss South Carolina Princes, Miss South Carolina Princesses, Prince and Princess Parents, Committee Members and Support Team from 9am to 4pm at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.

    Host Hotel

    924 Senate Street
    Columbia, SC 29201

    Last day to book: 2/18/2020
    • Hilton Columbia offering your special group rate
    • Hilton Columbia for $134 per night - Double Occupancy
    • Complimentary Self-Parking in City of Columbia Parking Garage
    • Group Room Rate includes Breakfast for Two (additional breakfast buffets can be purchased at Ruth Chris Restaurant)
    • Complimentary basic WIFI Access
    • A One Night Deposit is required at the time of reservation

    Property Location

    With a stay at Hilton Columbia Center, you'll be centrally located in Columbia, steps from Columbia Regional Visitors Center and Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. This hotel is within close proximity of South Carolina State House and Colonial Life Arena.


    Make yourself at home in one of the 222 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LED televisions. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while iPod docking stations and satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


    Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a picnic area.


    Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Columbia? This hotel has 6000 square feet (557 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

    Queen For A Day

    Join us for the Annual Queen For A Day Marketplace, where every woman can feel like royalty. For eight hours, women of all ages will reign supreme as she visits vendors that provide luxury services and items that are fit for a queen. This event is open to the public and will be held at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Vendors from all over the state will be present to make you feel like a queen.

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