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Welcome, opens in a new windowMSHSAA basketball players and fans! We’re so happy to host you here in Columbia; please let us know if you have any questions while you’re here by tweeting us opens in a new window@ColumbiaMOCVB or emailing Rachel at opens in a new windowRMGrant@GoColumbiaMO.comcreate new email.


We know you may not have enough time to explore while you’re here this weekend SO we’re offering you a chance to win a two-night stay at a Columbia hotel along with a gift basket filled with CoMo goodies! 

For each weekend of MSHSAA (March 10-13 and March 17-20), we will draw TWO winners – one from Instagram and one from Facebook. That’s FOUR winners total! Here’s what you have to do:

INSTAGRAM – Taking photos while in Columbia for MSHSAA Basketball? Tag your photos with #ShowMeMSHSAA, and you will be entered to win a two-night hotel stay and basket of CoMo goodies. That’s all you have to do!

FACEBOOK – Find us on Facebook opens in a new window(Visit Columbia MO) and look for our contest post – you’ll be asked to comment telling us what you’d like to do with extra time in Columbia. Want to explore our parks and trails? Try out our unique restaurants? Let us know!

Once the weekend is over, we will draw a name at random on both Facebook and Instagram. We’ll direct message you to let you know that you’ve won and to give you details on your prizes. We will also announce the winners on Facebook by the following Tuesday (March 15th and March 22nd).

Good luck, and welcome to CoMo!

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I think by now you know that opens in a new windowwe heart Columbia. It’s the place we love to live and the place you love to visit. One of our favorite things is how beautiful Columbia is…from a tree on a trail to an audience of thousands at a festival. Here are a few of our favorites…

Mouthwatering Shakespeare’s Pizza. We can almost taste the goodness. Photo by Tom Plant.

The David Wax Museum performs at the 2011 Roots ‘n Blues ‘n BBQ Festival. Photo by Sam Mead.

A beautiful view of a trail in Rock Bridge State Park. Photo by Jennifer McGovney.

Photos from the thrilling to the serene make up the best of Columbia. Now we want to know…how do you see Columbia? Throughout June, we’re asking you to submit your favorite Columbia photos!

Your favorite Columbia spot? Take a photo!

Your favorite Columbia park or trail? Take a photo!

Your favorite Columbia ANYTHING? Take a photo!

Once you’ve picked your best shot, there are a few ways you can get it to us…

Post it as a comment to this very blog post.

In the beginning of July, we’ll give all of our CoMo fans on Facebook a chance to pick their favorite shot and you could be the winner! So grab your camera or your iPhone and get started!

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