Columbia, South Carolina (WLTX)- Thousands came out Saturday to the 16th annual Black Expo.
The Colonial Life Arena was packed with people and all different types of vendors.
Companies were their to showcase their products and services.
Sandra Sims co-owner of Fish and Shrimp said she's been a park of the Black Expo for 12 years.
Sims served butterfly shrimp, chicken wings and may other tasty treats for customers.
"Being a part of this expo was very important for my husband and I," Sims said. "People got to know us."
WLTX was also a sponser of the event.