Chayz Lounge

Upcoming Shows

Chayz Lounge is the intimate live jazz bistro located on Meeting Street in the heart of the River District in West Columbia. Our venue offers an elegant, yet inviting atmosphere to experience the finest smooth jazz and rhythm & blues acts in a way that is best described as an intimate concert. Some notable who have graced our stage include Melba Moore, Meli's Morgan, Mike Phillips, ThreeStyle, Paula Atherton, Althea Rene, Jeff Bradshaw, Lori Williams, Bob Baldwin, to name a few.

 

For the past four years, we have consistently provided the perfect place to relax after work, spend an evening with friends, or a romantic night out enjoying quality entertainment. We invite you to visit our FAQ page for answers to commonly asked question and to best plan your visit to our venue.

Things To Know To Plan Your Visit:

  • We are open for live jazz every Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights, and for brunch on Sundays. 
     

  • Ours is a mature, adult only jazz venue.
     

  • Doors open one hour before showtime. Plan to arrive early for a relaxed dining experience, to take advantage of our Cocktail Hour specials, and for the best parking in the lot adjacent to our building. Please note that seats are held until the start of the show and then released to the next person or party on our waitlist. If you are running late, please text (803) 563-8375 to let us know.
     

  • The entrance to our venue is at the rear of the building, through our patio;
     

  • We offer table service dining. There is a $15 minimum food and/or drink purchase requirement. 15% gratuity is added to each bill. Take a look at our menu.
     

  • A dressy attire is required to attend our shows. The following attire is not permitted:

    Athletic wear
    Ball caps or Do-rag
    Tennis shoes/sneakers
    Cut-off shirt or shorts 
    Hoodies
    Ripped, frayed, tattered or sagging pants/jeans
    Clothing with offensive graphics or language
    Revealing clothing or exposed undergarments

     

Our dress code is actively enforced. It is the ticket holder’s responsibility to inform everyone in their party of our dress code policy so that there are no surprises upon arrival.

Health & Safety Guidelines: In keeping with our safety standards, a face covering is required prior to entering our venue, and when not seated. This includes when you are walking to the restroom and exiting our venue. Temperature checks and hand sanitation is done upon entering our venue. Please take a moment to visit our Health & Safety page to review the measures we have implemented to ensure the well-being of our patrons, staff, and our community.

Sunday Jazz Brunch

SUNDAYS  .  NO COVER

We Open for Brunch at Noon  .  Live Jazz from 2pm - 4pm

Sunday Jazz Brunch

Experience an afternoon of wine, mimosa, delicious dishes & a touch of jazz by Rod Foster & Company. You'll enjoy songs by artists such as, Marcus Miller, Bill Withers, Smokey Robinson, Earth, Wind & Fire, George Benson, Roy Ayers, and more. It's a wonderful way to spend your afternoon.

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THURSDAYS  .  NO COVER

Doors Open 6pm  .  Showtime 7pm

Jazz After 5

Come  wine, dine & unwind after work to the perfect blend of smooth jazz, R&B, soul & funky tunes that's sure to get you grooving. This week, The Rod Foster Trio will take you on a musical journey with songs by artists such as, The Gap Band, Michael Jackson, Jill Scott, Luther Vandross, Maxwell, Prince, and more.

Letron Brantley & Friends

FRIDAY, MAY 27  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Letron Brantley & Friends Presents The Soul Jazz Experience

Join saxophonist Letron Brantley & Friends; featuring singer Tracy Brathwaite, for an evening of classic soul tunes with a jazzy twist. This show is reminiscent of a wonderful trip down memory lane with the music of artists such as, Natalie Cole, The Isley Brothers, Etta James, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, and more.

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SATURDAY, MAY 28  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Beverly Crowder & Company Presents An Evening of Soulful Songs

Spend the evening with songstress, Beverly Crowder and her amazing band as they deliver an unforgettable night of music by artists such as, Jill Scott, Roberta Flack, Lauryn Hill, Oleta Adams, Gladys Knight, Natalie Cole, Whitney Houston, Mary J Blige, Toni Braxton & more.

SOLD OUT
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FRIDAY, JUNE 3  .  8PM

$30/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Rod McCoy Presents The Best of The Isley Brothers

This dynamic guitarist will take you on a wonderful journey through the songbook of The Isley Brothers that includes his greatest hits such as, For The Love of You, Footsteps in the Dark, Voyage to Atlantis, Who's That Lady, Between The Sheets, Make Me Say It Again Girl, It's Your Thing, and so much more..

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SATURDAY, JUNE 4  .  1PM - 3PM

$40/Admission . Doors Open At 12pm

Chayz Lounge Anniversary Party

You're invited to our 5 years anniversary celebration with the sounds of classic soul, house & Go-Go music delivered by The Tre’King Band. This band will get you up & grooving songs by artists such as, Chaka Khan, Mary J. Blige, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, CeCe Peniston, The Gap Band, and a whole lot more.

JaVonne Jones

SATURDAY, JUNE 4  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

JaVonne Jones Presents An Evening of Rhythm & Soul

This amazingly talented musician is known for touching the lives of others with her music. On this night, JaVonne will keep you mesmerized as she shares her rendition of songs by artists such Patti LaBelle, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Isley Brothers, Tevin Campbell, The Gap Band and so much more.

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SATURDAY, JUNE 10  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Reggie Graves & Jazz Theory Presents An Evening of Soulful Rhythm

Influenced by music from the 70s, 80s & 90s, Reggie Graves & Jazz Theory has the tunes to get you up & dancing. You'll enjoy the music of Incognito, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Norman Brown, Prince, George Benson, Earth, Wind & Fire, Luther Vandross, and more.

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Ashley Scott

SATURDAY, JUNE 11  .  8PM

$35/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Ashley Scott Live! From Philly With Love

Experience Philadelphia singer/songwriter Ashley Scott live as he delivers Musiq Soulchild, The Delfonics, The O'Jays, The Three Degrees, The Spinners, Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes featuring Teddy Pendergrass, Lou Rawls, McFadden & Whitehead & more. Backed by Rod Foster & Company and Beth Inabinett.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 17  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

William Green Presents An Evening of Jazzy Soul

Spend the evening with William Green as he delivers the perfect blend of jazz, classic soul, and funky grooves. Come ready to groove to the music of artists such as Gregory Porter, Stevie Wonder, The Commodores, Roy Ayers, Cameo, and more, plus captivating new tunes.

Elan Trotman

SATURDAY, JUNE 18  .  8PM

$38/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Elan Trotman Live! A Saxophone Tribute to Marvin Gaye

This sax-man brings his tropical grooves & soulful Caribbean flavors to venues worldwide. On this night, he will have you grooving with his tribute to Marvin Gaye that features  Got To Give It Up, plus Inner City Blues, Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing, I Want You, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, and more. 

Brandon Stevens

FRIDAY, JUNE 24  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Brandon Stevens Presents The Songs of Soul

To experience Brandon live is to understand his popularity and why he has sells out every performance. On this night, the smooth crooner will have you singing and swaying to the songs by artists such as Brian McKnight, Marvin Gaye, Luther Vandross, Al Green, Maxwell, Stevie Wonder, Eric Benét and more. 

Brittany Turnipseed

SATURDAY, JUNE 25  .  8PM

$30/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Brittany Turnipseed Presents An Evening of Songs

Join the sultry songstress Brittany Turnipseed for an evening of soulful, jazzy grooves and a birthday affair you are sure to love. The sultry jazz/soul singer will take you on a wonderful journey with songs from yesterday & today. You'll enjoy the music of Chaka Khan, Anita Baker, Lauryn Hill, Etta James, and more. 

Paul Dozier

FRIDAY, AUGUST 5  .  8PM

$25/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Paul Dozier Presents An Evening of Soul Jazz

Spend the evening with national recording artist/guitarist/singer Paul Dozier as he delivers the best in soul classics set to smooth jazz. Come ready to groove the night away to the music of George Benson, Norman Brown, The Jackson 5, Kem, Stevie Wonder, Sade, Will Downing, and much more.

Marqueal Jordan

FRIDAY, AUGUST 12  .  8PM

$30/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Marqueal Jordan Presents A Night of Rhythmic Grooves

This electrifying, Chicago-based saxophonist/vocalist, and national smooth jazz & soul recording artist will feature classic songs of such as, Mos Def, Michael Franks, The Crusaders, Roy Ayers, Prince, Stevie Wonder, John Coltrane, as well as chart-toppong originals.

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SATURDAY, AUGUST 13  .  8PM

$30/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Marqueal Jordan Presents A Night of Rhythmic Grooves - Part 2

Experience night 2 with this electrifying, Chicago-based saxophonist/vocalist, and national smooth jazz & soul recording artist will feature classic songs of such as, Mos Def, Michael Franks, The Crusaders, Roy Ayers, Prince, Stevie Wonder, John Coltrane, as well as chart-toppong originals.

Sharon Rae North

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27  .  8PM

$35/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Sharon Rae North Live! An Evening of Songs

Experience a wonderful, eclectic blend of songs by artists such as Anita Baker, Lalah Hathaway, Jill Scott, standards, such as At Last and Take The A Train, and more, including Sharon's chart-topping originals. Come ready to dance, sing & sway... or just chill and be entertained.

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2  .  8PM

$35/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Marcus Adams Presents A Night of Soul & Smooth Jazz

A thrilling performer, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist artist, Marcus Adams will captivate you with a tribute to Luther Vandross, along with the music Bill Withers, Earth, Wind & Fire, Al Green, Marvin Gaye and chart-topping originals. This is a show you don’t want to miss!

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3  .  8PM

$35/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Marcus Adams Presents A Night of Soul & Smooth - Jazz Part 2

A thrilling performer, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist artist, Marcus Adams will captivate you with a tribute to Luther Vandross, along with the music Bill Withers, Earth, Wind & Fire, Al Green, Marvin Gaye and chart-topping originals. This is a show you don’t want to miss!

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17  .  8PM

$35/Admission . Doors Open At 7pm

Martha High Live! An Evening of Soulful Songs

Experience an  evening of soulful tunes delivered by acclaimed  songstress Martha High, the artist James Brown named "The Goddess of Soul". She'll have you singing & dancing to some of her favorite selections from Etta James, Aretha Franklin & James Brown, to name a few. You are Gonna Have a Funky Good Time!