He may be missing his Charleston campaign stop, but Colbert is hitting Columbia on Sunday for a special honor.

Native Son Stephen Colbert, who has declared his trans-party candidacy for president of the United States, will be honored by the mayor with the key to the city and a proclamation declaring him South Carolina’s favorite son. The event will take place at 9 a.m. on the university’s historic Horseshoe and is open to the public.