Getting There

At the center of what’s next in Columbia, SC

Visit BullStreet

BullStreet is a 20-year transformation of one of the largest tracts of undeveloped urban land on the East Coast into an integral neighborhood in downtown Columbia, S.C., filled with vibrant, walkable streets and a mix of residential, retail, restaurant and recreational uses -- one mile from the S.C. State House, the University of South Carolina and the city's bustling lifestyle districts.

Situated in the heart of the Capital City, The BullStreet District is minutes from everything. With more than 10 planned entrances, direct access to I-277 and a flurry of historic districts flanking the development, it’s never been easier to discover your next urban experience at BullStreet.

Here are some recommended routes to help you find some of the District’s most iconic landmarks.

Directions to Spirit Communications Park

1640 Freed Drive, Columbia, SC 29201

Note: For Fireflies baseball games, follow the directions provided by the team’s parking staff on game days.

From I-26, continue on I-126 into Columbia and go straight onto Elmwood. Follow Elmwood to the intersection of Elmwood and Bull Street, and at the light, continue straight into the BullStreet neighborhood. Turn left on Pickens, passing historic structures like the Babcock Building and the Chapel. Turn right on Williams Street. Travel one block and turn left onto Boyce St. You have arrived! Parking is available in the fields just north of the stadium.

From the S.C. State House/Lexington/West Columbia/Cayce, take Gervais Street east and turn left onto Bull Street. Continue straight past Elmwood and prepare to turn right onto Freed Drive, marked by two large oak trees just before the intersection of Colonial and Bull. After turning right onto Freed Drive, “wiggle” to the left and right to wind your way up to the entrance plaza of Spirit Communications Park. Parking is available in the fields just north of the stadium.

From I-277, continue onto Bull Street and turn left on Colonial Drive. Turn right onto Boyce St. (unpaved) to head south, cutting straight across the ballpark parking fields and curving up to the ballpark plaza. Parking is available in the fields just north of the stadium.

From Five Points/Shandon/378 East, take Harden Street north and turn left onto Calhoun Street. Turn left onto Barnwell Street. Take the third left onto Saunders Street, then turn right onto Boyce St. and continue one block, past the First Base Building. You have arrived! Parking is available in the fields just north of the stadium.

Directions to the First Base Building at BullStreet

2142 Boyce St., Columbia, SC 29201

The First Base Building at BullStreet is the largest private office building constructed in Columbia since 2009. This four-story, contemporary office/retail building is located at 2142 Boyce St., immediately adjacent to Spirit Communications Park and the Ensor Building.

From I-26, continue on I-126 into Columbia and go straight onto Elmwood. Follow Elmwood to the intersection of Elmwood and Bull Street, and at the light, continue straight into the BullStreet neighborhood. Turn left on Pickens, passing historic structures like the Babcock Building and the Chapel. Turn right on Williams Street. Travel one block and turn right onto Boyce St. You have arrived.

From the S.C. State House/Lexington/West Columbia/Cayce, take Gervais Street east and turn left onto Bull Street. Continue straight past Elmwood and prepare to turn right onto Freed Drive, marked by two large oak trees just before the intersection of Colonial and Bull. After turning right onto Freed Drive, “wiggle” to the left and right to wind your way up to the entrance plaza of Spirit Communications Park.

From Five Points/Shandon/378 East, take Harden Street north and turn left onto Calhoun Street. Turn left onto Barnwell Street. Take the third left onto Saunders Street, then turn right onto Boyce St. You have arrived! There is street parking along Boyce as well as a surface parking lot along Saunders St. behind the First Base Building.

From I-277, continue onto Bull Street and turn left on Colonial Drive. Turn right onto Boyce St. (unpaved) to head south, cutting straight across the ballpark parking fields and curving up to the ballpark plaza. Continue south on Boyce past the ballpark, and you have arrived.

Directions to the Bakery at BullStreet

1721 Saunders St., Columbia, SC 29201

Note: This is not an actual bakery; there are no baked goods for sale here, as much as we all love cupcakes and scones. (Mmmmmm, scones.) The building served as the bakery for the S.C. State Hospital campus and was renovated as a historic building in 2016 to house innovative tech startups and creators like the SOCO coworking and event space. The Bakery at BullStreet is located at 1721 Saunders St., across the street from (and directly south of) Spirit Communications Park in the BullStreet development.

From the S.C. State House, take Gervais Street east and turn left onto Bull Street. Turn right onto Calhoun Street, then left onto Barnwell Street. Take the third left onto Saunders Street, which runs between the Bakery and the ballpark. There is parking on Mills Street, directly behind the Bakery, as well as parking along Saunders Street and a new surface lot adjacent to the outfield of the ballpark.

From I-277, continue onto Bull Street and turn left on Colonial Drive. Turn right onto Boyce St. (unpaved) to head south, cutting straight across the ballpark parking fields and curving up to the ballpark plaza. Continue south on Boyce past the ballpark. Turn left onto Saunders St.; the Bakery is on the right. There is parking on Mills Street, directly behind the Bakery, as well as parking along Saunders Street and a new surface lot adjacent to the outfield of the ballpark.