About Us

Whether you are planning a small retreat, a large business conference, or an intimate family wedding, the Phillips Market Center at the South Carolina State Farmers Market offers the best facilities available for your event in a pleasant, unique setting.

The Phillips Market Center, named for well-known South Carolina agribusiness advocate T. Ashton Phillips, is conveniently located in the heart of South Carolina. Near I-26, I-77, and I-20, the Market Center is just minutes from downtown Columbia, Riverbanks Zoo, Lake Murray, and many historic homes and gardens reflecting the mood and hospitality of South Carolina.

The Phillips Market Center’s Craftsman-inspired architecture reflects a blend of its agricultural roots and the use of natural resources of our state. The Market Center is equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual technology to enhance your presentations. A Wi-Fi environment connects your meeting to the world and vice-versa. The result is a high-tech function with a Palmetto State feel.