Our Facility

Our Facility

The Phillips Market Center’s multi-purpose hall, commercial kitchen with training area, executive board room, and covered patio provide the ideal venue for groups up to 200 people. Tables and chairs are provided for all events and set-up is included. The center is equipped with up-to-date technology for effective presentations, including high speed wireless internet access as well as a broad range of audiovisual equipment. The full service Chef’s Kitchen is equipped with commercial appliances for catering and serving small luncheons to large multi-course dinners. The kitchen also serves as a culinary training center for the Department of Education’s foodservice personnel in safe food handling and preparation. We offer day and evening bookings, 7 days a week, except holidays. It’s conveniently located within minutes from downtown Columbia and easily accessible from I-26 and I-77. The Center also is home to the USDA SC Market News and Grading and Inspection Services.


 

Floor Plan of the Phillips Market Center

Floor plan of the Phillips Market Center

 

The entrance lobby of PMC
The ENTRANCE LOBBY is ideal to be utilized for several things ranging from registering guests for an orientation to cocktail hour for a wedding reception.

 

The Executive Board Room
The EXECUTIVE BOARD ROOM offers seating for 20 with audiovisual and conferencing equipment for smaller meetings.

The Multi-Purpose Hall at PMC
The 3600 sq. ft. MULTI-PURPOSE HALL is a warm, but impressive centerpiece that can accommodate 200 guests seated or 250 standing. The hall can also be split into two halves, each with the capability to hold 75-100 guests seated.
The Covered Patio at PMC
The covered back PATIO is included with rental of our multi-purpose hall. Its utilization ranges from the ability to hold a 75 person wedding ceremony to an outdoor area for overflow and smoking. An EVENT LAWN is also available for spacious outdoor gatherings.

The commercial Chef's Kitchen
The full service, commercial CHEF’S KITCHEN is equipped with all appliances necessary for catering. The kitchen has the ability serve as a culinary incubator for training foodservice personnel in safe food handling and preparation.
The front of Phillips Market Center.
The Phillips Market Center also offers
• Front Door drop-off and entry
• Free parking
• ADA compliance and accessibility
• Day and evening scheduling
• Wi-Fi Connectivity and
• State of the art audio/visual system
• Tables, tablecloths, and chairs available