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Friday Night Laser Lights

Friday Night Laser Lights, South Carolina State Museum, Columbia, Things To Do


ONE SHOW: $10 general public / $8 museum members.
TWO SHOWS: $15 general public / $12 museum members.


Friday Night Laser Lights

Aug. 24
Doors open at 6 p.m. Shows at 7 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.

The State Museum has expanded Friday Night Laser Lights to now include even more musical and visual experiences in the 55ft digital dome BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Planetarium.

In addition to exciting laser shows, guests can now immerse themselves in a full dome musical experience featuring eye-catching artist designed CGI visuals set to the music of legendary bands and world-class musicians. This exciting experience will transport audiences and bring music to life in a new way.

Show Schedule for Fri., Aug. 24

PLEASE NOTE: these shows are not recommended for children under the age of 8.

7 p.m. – Laser Light Show: Michael Jackson

8 p.m. – NEW! Full Dome Musical Experience: Led Zeppelin

9 p.m. – Laser Light Show: Metallica

10 p.m. – NEW! Full Dome Musical Experience: Pink Floyd — Dark Side of the Moon

Friday Night Laser Lights include:

  • Delicious food for purchase from Pawley’s Front Porch Food Truck.

  • Cash bar with a selection of beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.

  • Fun games to play with your friends including a giant Connect Four, giant Kerplunk!, a cosmic cornhole Planet Toss, and more.

  • PLUS, get a special set of laser enhancing glasses for only $1

Please note: Laser shows contain bright, flashing lights that may cause discomfort to those with light sensitivity or other pre-existing conditions.