Columbia Maryland is a planned community that consists of ten self contained villages and is located in Howard County just south of Ellicott City Maryland and on the opposite end of Route 100 from Glen Burnie. There are several things to do in Columbia MD which include visiting the Town Center, watching a dinner show at the Toby's Dinner Theater or enjoying the sun at one of the 23 swimming pools in the area. Be sure to check out the local restaurants in Columbia MD a sports bar to watch the Ravens play and a concert at the Merriweather Post Pavillion. You will not be disappointed. If you are interested in visiting the area, then be sure to stay in one of the Columbia Hotels and then get out on the town. Can't find everything you are looking for? You are just a short drive from Downtown Baltimore and Annapolis.