Lexington is the largest town in and the county seat of Lexington County, South Carolina. It is located about 12 miles from the state capital of Columbia. Just north of the town, rests one of South Carolina’s major lakes, Lake Murray. Most weekends in Spring and Summer you’ll find people boating, fishing and swimming here. Lexington County is one of the fastest growing counties in South Carolina. Towns in Lexington County include towns such as: Lexington, Chapin, Irmo, Batesburg-Leesville, Gilbert and Gaston. And if sports are important, the Summer Plain League plays in Lexington. Come out and see the Blowfish play (Named for Carolina natives “Hootie and the Blowfish”). For some added entertainment, the Icehouse Ampitheater is home to many festivals and musicians, located on Main Street in the heart of Lexington! Come see some local talent, attend festivals, and enjoy some family friendly fun!