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Columbia, South Carolina: Monument to Hootie and the Blowfish

Sculpture honoring musical group that emerged from the Five Points bar scene in 1990s Columbia.

Santee Ave., Columbia, SC
Southeast side of the city, at the Five Points intersection. Five blocks south of US 378/Gervais St., on the southwest corner of Harden St. and Santee Ave.
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Columbia, South Carolina - Hootie And The Blowfish, Immortal
Monument to Hootie and the Blowfish: Flashback to the mid-1990s. Grunge music was in the air, unsettling the young. America needed a soothing aural balm, and a band out of Columbia, South Carolina provided it. [10/23/2010] Complete Story...

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Monument to Hootie and the Blowfish

Stop took 2 minutes, but worth it. The Hootie and the Blowfish sculpture is beautiful and, Columbia put a 30 minute meter right next to it, so there is usually a parking spot.

[Lindsay D., 07/29/2017]

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