Art Bar

Showcasing an "Art Bar Artist Market" featuring outside pop-up canopies and art. The Inside Art Bar Wall will be exhibiting photographs by Kathleen Corley.
Located 1211 Park Street

The Backpacker Quality Gear

Come shop holiday gifts for you and any outdoor lovers! 20% off of all regular priced merchandise and FREE gift wrapping!
Located 1215 Wayne Street

Blue Marlin

Try a free sample size of Award winning Blue Marlin Shrimp & Grits under the Blue Marlin canopy!
Located 1200 Lincoln Street

ByFarr Design

Start your Vista Lights experience at ByFarr Design, on the corner of Gervais and Huger, with free parking! Drop by for letterpress demonstrations on their early 1900's Chandler & Price press, a stationery decoration station for the kids, treats from Hudson's Classic Catering and a coffee bar from Loveland Coffee. Discounts will be provided on ByFarr's 2013 Christmas stationery line, and pre-order is available for your family's custom Christmas cards!
Located 504 ½ Gervais Street

Callidora Salon
Check out this new hair salon! Free Bumble and Bumble samples and more! Free consultations too! Refreshments served.
Located 915 Lady Street, Suite 333

Capelli Salon

This Vista salon will be showcasing classic looks inspired by Vidal Sassoon, as well as several looks designed by their talented stylists! Enter into a drawing for a package that includes a product and a service! Wine and light appetizers provided.
Located 701 Gervais Street, Suite 130

Carol Saunders Gallery

Featuring several gallery artists, stop by and shop for a special holiday gift with David Yurman and many other specialty gift items.
Located 922 Gervais Street

Carolina Imports

It’s Tax Free at Carolina Imports during Vista Lights! Stop by and shop unique and high-quality antiques!
Located 705 Gervais Street

City Art Gallery

See live art! Live painting outside by Steven Whetstone. Also featuring artist Bruce Nellsmith, solo art exhibition “Formal Structures and Memories.” Patricia Moore-Pastides will be signing her new book! “Greek Revival: Cooking for Life” (USC Press 2010, currently in its 5th printing) and “Greek Revival from the Garden: Growing and Cooking for Life” (USC Press 2013).
Located 1224 Lincoln Street

Coal Powered Filmworks

Get in the Christmas spirit with outside screenings of popular Christmas films on the walls of Coal Powered Filmworks! “Jasper Artist of the Year” to be announced at 6 pm and releasing the new issue of the Jasper Magazine.
View Richard Lund of Midland’s Clay Arts Society demonstrating pottery throwing.
Located 1217 Lincoln Street


Featuring holiday flavors: Children will love the Hot Chocolate Cupake! Adults will love the Chocolate Tuxedo Cupcake! Vista Lights specials: Buy 5 and get the 6th FREE!
Located 1213 Lincoln Street

Ellen Taylor Interiors

Offering 10% off all merchandise during Vista Lights! Shop local artists, furnishings and much more!
Located 1012 Gervais Street

Eye on Gervais

Come view the Gucci Trunkshow! 20% off frames and lenses!
Located 1219 Lincoln Street

Gervais & Vine

The popular and beloved “Annual Beaujolais Party” featuring the newest Beaujolais wine, other great wines, good food and party in their outside patio!
Located 620 Gervais Street

if ART Gallery

Showcasing an exhibition by Diane Kilgore Condon.
Located 1223 Lincoln Street

Jessica Rourke Wedding Planning & Styling, Landon Jacob Photography and Fern Floral & Event Design

Enjoy food by The Spotted Salamander and sweets by Sweet Reba
Located 911 Lady Suite G

Jillian’s Columbia

Shag the night away with entertainment by DJ Butch D in the Groove Shack and shag band Jim Quick and The Coastline Band in the main room. Drinks and food specials include $3.99 appetizers, $3.50 wine, $4 Ketel One drinks and $2.50 Coors Lights.
Located 800 Gervais Street

Joshua Aaron Photography

Get your picture taken in the Instagram photobooth!
Located 911 Lady Street

Lewis & Clark

Visit the new studio/store on the Western Frontier and experience recent ideas in lamps, furniture, and other objects! Artfully and locally created, manufactured and produced! Refreshments will be served
Located 1001 Huger Street

Liberty Taproom in the Vista

Bundle up and enjoy Liberty outside with hot chocolate, cider and cookies for the kids to decorate. Beer truck and wine for the adults. Also offering a selection of small bites from their menu for $2 each or 3 for $5. Or come inside and enjoy an Absolut Midnight Martini for only $5. Live music performance by Joal Rush and Dustin Brown.
Located 828 Gervais Street

Longhorn Steakhouse

By popular demand Longhorn will have their bonfire to make free Smores and offering free hot chocolate. Beer and wine sales outside as well.
Located 902A Gervais Street

Marble Slab/Great American Cookies

Come see Santa Claus and tell him what you want for Christmas!
Located 1001 Gervais Street

Mellow Mushroom

Come enjoy drinks and food specials “Call Me Pumpkin Martini” for $5, Winter Beer Special to be announced and free Bruschetta with the purchase of a large pizza!
Located 1009 Gervais Street


Try new sushi rolls specifically created for Vista Lights. Enjoy a complimentary Sake shot with purchase of sushi. (Offer cannot be combined with other promotion/discount.) Try a new sake Momo Kawa Sake!
Located 530 Lady Street, Suite B

Mojitos Tropical Café

Drink and enjoy beer and Empanadas outside the front door or dine and enjoy happy hour prices all night inside while listening to salsa Latin music.
Located 1004 Gervais Street

Motor Supply
Featuring local artwork and farm-fresh meals!
Located 920 Gervais Street

NAI Avant, the Dupre Building

Come meet the Sugar Plum Fairy from the Columbia City Ballet's The Nutcracker and get your picture taken!
Located 807 Gervais Street, Suite 100


Enjoy the sounds of Brian McCollough on the violin. Local artists will be in attendance to share their artwork and provide special holiday deals.Located 930 Gervais Street

Nova Bella Salon and Spa & Ginger Boutique

Come show the newest retail in the Vista, Ginger Boutique! Book an appointment with Nova Bella Salon or purchase a product from the Ginger Boutique during Vista Lights and receive a 10% off coupon!
Located 801 Gervais Street

One Eared Cow Glass, Inc

View and be amazed by glassblowing demonstrations from 6-9pm by the artists and owners. Holiday shop and receive 20% off all in-store merchandise during Vista Lights!
Located 1001 Huger Street

Paul Mitchell the School Columbia

Offering Free Hot Chocolate, Cookies, and Free Holiday Eyes – People can stop in and get some quick holiday eye make-up done. Also offering 10% off all Retail, including exciting Holiday Gift Bags!
Located 700 Gervais Street, Suite D

Peanut Man

Bring the children and make a Christmas ornament! Buy a pound of chocolate and get another for free!!!
Located 1215 Lincoln Street

Pearlz Vista

Come enjoy food and drinks specials and live music Upstairs beginning at 9pm!
Located 936 Gervais Street

Post No Bills

Located 801 Gadsden Street

Regions Bank

Enjoy hot apple cider and desert while enjoying the sounds of Cathy Jansen. The Angel Giving Tree will be there benefitting Sister Care.
Located 1010 Gervais Street

Ristorante Divino

Come sample their special roast of coffee, Caffe Divino . Offering 12 oz bags for sale. Enjoy their popular Tiramisu desert.

Rita’s Italian Ice

Free mini cup of Italian Ice–Limit one per person
Located 800 Lady Street

Saki Tumi

Dance the night away with a DJ in the alleyway, watch a live painting be made, sample great food and try craft microbrew samples of beer.
Located 807 Gervais Street


Come nosh on nacho’s and enjoy margarita’s!
Located 916 Gervais Street

The Woody

Come dance the night away with free line dance lessons! Sample two holiday soups and try a specialty holiday drink.
Located 808 Lady Street (In the alley)

Urban Outfitters

Come shop new merchandise and buy some holidays gifts!
Located 912 Gervais Street

Vista Studio/Gallery 80808

The resident artists of Vista Studios are pleased to present “Gratitude”, an exhibition of new works featuring artists Eileen Blyth, Ethel Brody, Stephen Chesley, Heidi Darr-Hope, Pat Gilmartin, Robert Kennedy, Susan Lenz, Sharon Licata, Laurie McIntosh, Michel McNinch, Kirkland Smith, Laura Spong and David Yaghjian. Opening reception during Vista Lights event.
Located 808 Lady Street

Wet Willies

Come wet your palette with fun holiday drinks. $1.50 domestic beer and $3.25 premium liquors.
Located 800 Gervais Street

Whit-Ash Furnishings

Come holiday shop at Whit-Ash during the Vista Lights event and check out their many close-out specials and offering no sales tax on non-closeout items. Enjoy assorted sweets, nuts, cheese and a Hot Savannah Cinnamon beverage.
Located 919 Gervais Street

Wild Wing

Santa will be handing out Mrs. Claus cookies. Offering drinks specials and always the Steve Spurrier Show on Gamecock Radio from 7-8pm. Live entertainment to follow!
Located 729 Lady Street

World of Beer

Come enjoy house food along with ladies night discounts on select drafts and wines.
Located 902 Gervais Street Suite F