Top South Carolina festivals and events for 2017 to 2018

South Carolina top festivals and events

South Carolina festivals and events – Here’s your complete list of all the top South Carolina festivals in 2017.  Your not to miss events in the greatest state in the land!  SC festivals and events in SC this winter December, January and February in 2017.  Here is your complete list of the best South Carolina festivals of 2017!

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South Carolina festivals in May 2017

May 6, 2017
Charleston Cinco de Mayo Festival in Charleston, SC is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 6, 2017
Charleston Dragon Boat Festival in Charleston, SC is a unforgettable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 6, 2017
Foothills Family Resources Strawberry Festival in Slater-Marietta, SC is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 03, 2017
North Charleston Arts Fest in North Charleston, SC is a unforgettable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 04, 2017
Abbeville Spring Festival On The Square in Abbeville, SC is a unforgettable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 04, 2017
Black Cowboy Man Or Myth Festival in Rembert, SC is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 04, 2017
Piedmont Plant and Flower Festival in Greenville, SC is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Allendale County Cooterfest in Allendale, SC is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Art League of Hilton Head’s National Juried Biennial in Hilton Head Island, SC is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Art on the Ridge in Ridgeway, SC is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Eastover Parade and Barbecue Festival in Eastover, SC is a unforgettable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Greer Family Fest in Greer, SC is a unbelievable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Hog on the Hill BBQ Cook Off in Chester, SC is a unbelievable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Mayberry Festival in Westminster, SC is a unforgettable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Mayfest Art of Living in Walhalla, SC is a amazing celebration you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
McColl Mayfest in Mccoll, SC is a unbelievable fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Orangeburg Festival of Roses in Orangeburg, SC is a amazing fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 05, 2017
Taste of Beaufort Arts and Seafood Festival in Beaufort, SC is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Blessing of the Inlet Sound in Murrells Inlet, SC is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Daffodil Art and Craft Show in Sumter, SC is a amazing music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Hell Hole Swamp Festival in Jamestown, SC is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Johnston Peach Blossom Festival in Johnston, SC is a amazing celebration you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Lowcountry Shrimp Festival and Blessing of the Fleet in Mcclellanville, SC is a great festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Prosperity’s Hoppin’ in Prosperity, SC is a unbelievable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
River Jamboree in Coward, SC is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Rivertown Music and Craft Beer Festival in Conway, SC is a unbelievable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Rosewood Crawfish Festival in Columbia, SC is a amazing food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 06, 2017
Strawberry Festival in Woodruff, SC is a great festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 08, 2017
Art Walk in Georgetown, SC is a unforgettable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 11, 2017
South Carolina Poultry Festival in Batesburg-Leesville, SC is a amazing art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Aiken Bluegrass Festival in Aiken, SC is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Artisphere in Greenville, SC is a unbelievable fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Charleston Greek Fest in Charleston, SC is a unbelievable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Charleston Greek Festival in Charleston, SC is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Edisto Natchez-Kusso Tribe Pow Wow in Ridgeville, SC is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 12, 2017
Myrtle Beach Bike Week in Myrtle Beach, SC is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 13, 2017
Bluffton Village Festival in Bluffton, SC is a great art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 13, 2017
Mayfest on Main in North Myrtle Beach, SC is a amazing art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 13, 2017
Wings and Wheels Air Festival in Winnsboro, SC is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 15, 2017
Black Expo South in Columbia, SC is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 15, 2017
Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson Cruisin’ The Coast Scenic Rally Ride in North Myrtle Beach, SC is a great music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 15, 2017
Spring Rat Hole Rodeo and Motorcycle Rally in Myrtle Beach, SC is a great culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 18, 2017
Pinestraw Festival in Patrick, SC is a unforgettable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 18, 2017
Wagons To Wagener Festival in Wagener, SC is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 18, 2017
Wagons to Wagener in Wagener, SC is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Birdfest in Pinewood, SC is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest in Charleston, SC is a great food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Johnsonville Heritage Festival in Johnsonville, SC is a amazing art festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Red Rose Festival in Lancaster, SC is a amazing fair you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Tall Ships Charleston in North Charleston, SC is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
Taste of Newberry in Newberry, SC is a unforgettable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 19, 2017
XCON World in Myrtle Beach, SC is a unbelievable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 20, 2017
Columbia Black Expo in Columbia, SC is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 20, 2017
Marion Foxtrot Festival in Marion, SC is a great culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 20, 2017
Third Saturday of May Craft Show at Bi-Lo in Mount Pleasant, SC is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 20, 2017
World Famous Blue Crab Festival in Little River, SC is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 25, 2017
Plum Hollow Alternative Bluegrass Festival in Campobello, SC is a amazing music festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 26, 2017
Original Gullah Festival in Beaufort, SC is a unbelievable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 28, 2017
Arts Council of York County Prohibition Party in Rock Hill, SC is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 28, 2017
First Flush Festival in Wadmalaw Island, SC is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 3, 2017
North Charleston Arts Festival in North Charleston, SC is a unbelievable fest you don’t want to miss today.
May 5, 2017
Fiesta-val Invitational Music Festival in Myrtle Beach, SC is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
May 5, 2017
South Carolina Strawberry Festival in Fort Mill, SC is a great fair you don’t want to miss today.

Hog on the Hill BBQ Cook Off
May 2, 2017

Chester, South Carolina at Back Lot
If you love BBQ and music, you have to be in Chester for the annual Hog on the Hill BBQ bash.

North Charleston Arts and Crafts Festival
May 2, 2017

North Charleston, South Carolina at North Charleston City Hall, 2nd Floor

Chattooga River Festival
May 9, 2017

Long Creek, South Carolina at Chattooge Belle Farm
The Chattooga River Festival is a music and arts festival that will rock you like a hurricane.

Mayfest on Main St
May 10, 2017

North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Main Street
Kickoff your summer in North Myrtle Beach during the month of May. The  annual Mayfest on Main festival will feature the best of the rest!

South Carolina festivals in Junee 2017

Hampton County Watermelon Festival
Junee 14, 2017

Hampton, South Carolina at Hampton County Courthouse
Festival highlights: Lake Warren State Park Family Fun Day, Youth Parade, Pet Show, Mud Run, Watermelon Eating Contest, Watermelon Judging Contest,.

Chapin Park Spring in the Park
Junee 21, 2017

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Chapin Park
Local and regional artists are featured presenting paintings, jewelry, pottery, beach memories, glass, fabrics and sculpture for purchase at very reasonable

South Carolina festivals in July 2017

Top festivals and events for July in South Carolina

South Carolina festivals in August 2017

 

York Summerfest
August 23, 2017

York, South Carolina at Congress St
With 31 years in the making, Summerfest has enhanced its already amazing selection of activities for family fun. Held in beautiful S.C.!

June 1

100 Mile Benefit Ride
All bikers, cars and trucks are welcome, plus diner and music – benefits Berkeley Citizens, Inc.
Moncks Corner
Sports
SATURDAY

June 1

Allendale Paleoamerican Expedition
Allendale County – help excavate the Topper Archaeological Site
Martin
Educational
SATURDAY

June 1

Enchanted Chalice Renaissance Faire
Greenville – all ages will have fun visiting the Medieval/Renaissance Age
Greenville
Festival
SATURDAY

June

1
Fight For Air Climb
Climb the 479 steps in the Capitol Center – American Lung Association benefit
Columbia
Sports
SATURDAY

June

1
Green and Lean 5K Run/Walk
Certified course – strollers and dogs welcome – benefits Keep Charleston Beautiful
Charleston
Sports
SATURDAY

June

1
Lowcountry Splash
2.4 mile open-water swim – for Logan Rutledge Children’s Foundation
Charleston
Sports
SATURDAY

June

1
Mega Yard Sale
Come out and buy or sell – benefits Maia Moms
Mount Pleasant
Expo
SATURDAY

June

1
Peach Tree 23 Yard Sale
Stretching 44 miles along SC 23 from Batesburg-Leesville to Modoc
Batesburg-Leesville
Festival
SATURDAY

June

1
Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
SATURDAY

June 1

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SATURDAY

June 1

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
SATURDAY

June 1

StoryfestSC
Kick-off summer reading with author presentations, storytelling, craft area, plus more family fun
Columbia
Festival
SATURDAY

June 1

Sweetgrass Cultural s Festival
Celebrates Gullah Geechee cultural heritage
Mount Pleasant
Festival
SUNDAY

June 2

Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
SUNDAY

June 2

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SUNDAY

June 2

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
MONDAY

June 3

Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
MONDAY

June 3

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
MONDAY

June 3

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
TUESDAY

June 4

Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
TUESDAY

June 4

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
TUESDAY

June 4

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
WEDNESDAY

June 5

Greenville International Film Festival
50 independent films from filmmakers all over the world
Greenville
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June 5

Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
WEDNESDAY

June 5

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June 5

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
THURSDAY

June 6

Greenville International Film Festival
50 independent films from filmmakers all over the world
Greenville
Festival
THURSDAY

June

6
Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
THURSDAY

June 6

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
THURSDAY

June 6

Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
FRIDAY June 7

Greenville International Film Festival
50 independent films from filmmakers all over the world
Greenville
Festival
FRIDAY

June 7

Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
FRIDAY

June 7

South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
FRIDAY

June

7
Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
SATURDAY

June

8
Clover Scottish Games and Scotch-Irish Festival
York County – heavy athletics, border collie demonstrations, Irish dancing & music, games
Learn more about South Carolina’s Scots-Irish history
Clover
Festival
SATURDAY

June

8
Dinky’s Summerfest
Car show, music, food, games, kids’ playground, fireworks
Richburg
Festival
SATURDAY

June

8
Greenville International Film Festival
50 independent films from filmmakers all over the world
Greenville
Festival
SATURDAY

June

8
Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
SATURDAY

June

8
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SATURDAY

June

8
Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
SATURDAY

June

8
Sweat’n for a Reason 5K
Run, walk or roll – benefiting Phoenix Athletes and CARES Clinic
Summerville
Sports
SUNDAY

June

9
Greenville International Film Festival
50 independent films from filmmakers all over the world
Greenville
Festival
SUNDAY

June

9
Piccolo Spoleto Festival
17-day celebration of the arts includes live performances, exhibits, kids’ activities, and more!
Charleston
s
SUNDAY

June

9
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SUNDAY

June

9
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
SUNDAY

June

9
Spoleto Festival USA
17-day international festival for performing and visual arts
Charleston
s
MONDAY

June

10
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
MONDAY

June

10
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
MONDAY

June

10
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
TUESDAY

June

11
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
TUESDAY

June

11
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
TUESDAY

June

11
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
WEDNESDAY

June

12
Cowpens Mighty Moo Festival
Spartanburg County – 4-day event includes parades, arts & crafts, carnival rides & games, street dances, fireworks
Cowpens
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June

12
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June

12
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
WEDNESDAY

June

12
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
THURSDAY

June

13
Cowpens Mighty Moo Festival
Spartanburg County – 4-day event includes parades, arts & crafts, carnival rides & games, street dances, fireworks
Cowpens
Festival
THURSDAY

June

13
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
THURSDAY

June

13
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
THURSDAY

June

13
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
FRIDAY

June

14
Cowpens Mighty Moo Festival
Spartanburg County – 4-day event includes parades, arts & crafts, carnival rides & games, street dances, fireworks
Cowpens
Festival
FRIDAY

June

14
Flag Day
The anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777
Statewide
Holiday
FRIDAY

June

14
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
FRIDAY

June

14
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
FRIDAY

June

14
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
FRIDAY

June

14
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
FRIDAY

June

14
Taste of Newberry
Featuring Newberry’s finest cuisines, wine tasting, and live music
Newberry
Festival
SATURDAY

June

15
Cowpens Mighty Moo Festival
Spartanburg County – 4-day event includes parades, arts & crafts, carnival rides & games, street dances, fireworks
Cowpens
Festival
SATURDAY

June

15
Ridge Peach Festival
Edgefield County – parade, music, games, rides, homemade goodies, softball tournament
Trenton
Festival
SATURDAY

June

15
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SATURDAY

June

15
South Carolina Fire-Rescue Conference
Training, education, exhibit hall, competitions
Myrtle Beach
Expo
SATURDAY

June

15
Southeastern Piano Festival
Nightly concerts, international piano competition, pre-college pianists training
Columbia
s
SATURDAY

June

15
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
SUNDAY

June

16
Father’s Day
Hip, hip, hooray for dads!
Statewide
Holiday
SUNDAY

June

16
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SUNDAY

June

16
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
MONDAY

June

17
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
MONDAY

June

17
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
TUESDAY

June

18
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
TUESDAY

June

18
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June

19
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June

19
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
THURSDAY

June

20
Charleston Carifest
3-day Caribbean cultural festival includes carnival street parade, performers, music, food, symposium
Charleston
Festival
THURSDAY

June

20
Colleton Regional Job Fair
Visit with area employers at the National Guard Armory, 849 Cottageville Highway
Walterboro
Expo
THURSDAY

June

20
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
THURSDAY

June

20
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
FRIDAY

June

21
Charleston Carifest
3-day Caribbean cultural festival includes carnival street parade, performers, music, food, symposium
Charleston
Festival
FRIDAY

June

21
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
FRIDAY

June

21
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
FRIDAY

June

21
Summer Solstice
1:04 A.M. (EDT) – The longest day of the year since the sun reaches its farthest point north of the equator
Statewide
Holiday
SATURDAY

June

22
Charleston Carifest
3-day Caribbean cultural festival includes carnival street parade, performers, music, food, symposium
Charleston
Festival
SATURDAY

June

22
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
SATURDAY

June

22
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SATURDAY

June

22
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
SUNDAY

June

23
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
SUNDAY

June

23
South Carolina Festival of Flowers
3-week festival includes tours, concerts, kids’ activities, displays, sporting events, expos, tours, 5K run
Learn more about South Carolina’s state flower
Greenwood
Festival
SUNDAY

June

23
Summer Chautauqua Festival
The past brought to life with music and performances
Greenville
Festival
MONDAY

June

24
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
TUESDAY

June

25
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
WEDNESDAY

June

26
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
THURSDAY

June

27
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
FRIDAY

June

28
Carolina Day
Commemorates America’s first military victory on Junee 28, 1776
Charleston
Historical
FRIDAY

June

28
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
SATURDAY

June

29
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton
Festival
SATURDAY

June

29
Isle of Palms Beach Run
10K and 5K beach run or walk
Isle of Palms
Sports
SATURDAY

June

29
July 4th Celebration on Lake Murray
Boat parade, fireworks to choreographed music airing on local radio
Lake Murray
Holiday
SUNDAY

June

30
Hampton County Watermelon Festival
9-day event includes contests, music, parades, rides, mud run, pageants, pet show
Hampton

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South carolina festivals in July
JUL

4
Fight For Air Climb Charleston
Climb 1,144 steps – proceeds benefit the American Lung Association
North Charleston
Sports
THURSDAY

JUL

4
Firecracker 5000 Road Race and Fun Walk
5K run or walk with post-race celebration – proceeds for local charities
Find more running events in South Carolina
Hilton Head
Sports
THURSDAY

JUL

4
Independence Day
Happy 237th Birthday, USA! – state and federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday
THURSDAY

JUL

4
Lexington County Peach Festival
Parade, food, entertainment, ‘peachy’ recipe contest, antique car show, fireworks
Gilbert
Festival
THURSDAY

JUL

4
Red, White and Blue Festival
Showcasing one of the state’s largest fireworks displays, live music, children’s area
Greenville
Holiday
SUNDAY

JUL

7
Thunder Over Thurmond
Air show, fireworks over Lake Thurmond, live music
McCormick
Festival
WEDNESDAY

JUL

10
MegaDock Billfishing Tournament
Governor’s Cup – 4-day marlin & sailfish tournament benefiting local and national charities
Learn more about fishing in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports
THURSDAY

JUL

11
MegaDock Billfishing Tournament
Governor’s Cup – 4-day marlin & sailfish tournament benefiting local and national charities
Learn more about fishing in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports
THURSDAY

JUL

11
South Carolina Festival of Discovery
3-day festival features BBQ, blues and more!
Greenwood
Festival
THURSDAY

JUL

11
South Carolina Peach Festival
3-day event includes family fun fest, parade, BBQ cookoff, road race, car show
Order fresh, delicious South Carolina peaches
Gaffney
Festival
FRIDAY

JUL

12
MegaDock Billfishing Tournament
Governor’s Cup – 4-day marlin & sailfish tournament benefiting local and national charities
Learn more about fishing in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports
FRIDAY

JUL

12
South Carolina Festival of Discovery
3-day festival features BBQ, blues and more!
Greenwood
Festival
FRIDAY

JUL

12
South Carolina Peach Festival
3-day event includes family fun fest, parade, BBQ cookoff, road race, car show
Order fresh, delicious South Carolina peaches
Gaffney
Festival
SATURDAY

JUL

13
Jammin’ in July Music Festival
Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site – bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and coolers
Camden
Festival
SATURDAY

JUL

13
MegaDock Billfishing Tournament
Governor’s Cup – 4-day marlin & sailfish tournament benefiting local and national charities
Learn more about fishing in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports
SATURDAY

JUL

13
South Carolina Festival of Discovery
3-day festival features BBQ, blues and more!
Greenwood
Festival
SATURDAY

JUL

13
South Carolina Peach Festival
3-day event includes family fun fest, parade, BBQ cookoff, road race, car show
Order fresh, delicious South Carolina peaches
Gaffney
Festival
TUESDAY

JUL

16
Juneior SOS
6-day shag dancing event – workshops, competitions – under 21 years of age
Learn more about South Carolina’s official state dance, the shag
North Myrtle Beach
Festival
WEDNESDAY

JUL

17
Juneior SOS
6-day shag dancing event – workshops, competitions – under 21 years of age
Learn more about South Carolina’s official state dance, the shag
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

South Carolina events by season

  • Summer events in South Carolina
  • Fall events in South Carolina
  • Winter events in South Carolina
  • Spring events in South Carolina

South Carolina festivals in September 2017

  1. Second Pocotaligo Point South Festival – The Second Pocotaligo Point South Festival is a great event held in Yemassee on September 01, 2017 to September 03, 2017.
  2. Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival – The Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival is a great event held in Myrtle Beach on September 02, 2017 to September 03, 2017.
  3. Lands End Woodland River Festival – The Lands End Woodland River Festival is a great event held in Saint Helena Island on September 02, 2017 to September 03, 2017.
  4. Star Spangled Labor Day Celebration – The Star Spangled Labor Day Celebration is a great event held in Marion on September 02, 2017 to September 05, 2017.
  5. Dacusville Farm Show – The Dacusville Farm Show is a great event held in Easley on September 03, 2017 to September 04, 2017.
  6. Chapin Labor Day Festival – The Chapin Labor Day Festival is a great event held in Chapin on September 03, 2017 to September 05, 2017.
  7. Bacon Labor Day – The Bacon Labor Day is a great event held in Simpsonville on September 04, 2017 to September 05, 2017.
  8. South Carolina Apple Festival – The South Carolina Apple Festival is a great event held in Westminster on September 09, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  9. Uniquely Union Festival – The Uniquely Union Festival is a great event held in Union on September 09, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  10. Aiken’s Makin’ – The Aiken’s Makin’ is a great event held in Aiken on September 09, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  11. 43 Mile Big Grab Yard Sale – The 43 Mile Big Grab Yard Sale is a great event held in Winnsboro on September 09, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  12. Dog Daze of Woodruff and Chili Crawl – The Dog Daze of Woodruff and Chili Crawl is a great event held in Woodruff on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  13. Hardeeville Catfish Festival – The Hardeeville Catfish Festival is a great event held in Hardeeville on September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017.
  14. Pamplico Cypress Festival – The Pamplico Cypress Festival is a great event held in Pamplico on September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017.
  15. Spartoberfest – The Spartoberfest is a great event held in Spartanburg on September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017.
  16. Southern Home and Garden Show – The Southern Home and Garden Show is a great event held in Greenville on September 16, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  17. Farm Fresh Fair – The Farm Fresh Fair is a great event held in Fountain Inn on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  18. Repticon Charleston Reptile and Exotic Animal Show – The Repticon Charleston Reptile and Exotic Animal Show is a great event held in Ladson on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  19. Euphoria – The Euphoria is a great event held in Greenville on September 22, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  20. South Carolina Tobacco Festival – The South Carolina Tobacco Festival is a great event held in Lake City on September 22, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  21. Okra Strut Festival – The Okra Strut Festival is a great event held in Irmo on September 23, 2017 to September 24, 2017.
  22. Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival – The Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival is a great event held in Murrells Inlet on September 23, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  23. Belton Standpipe Festival Juried Art Show – The Belton Standpipe Festival Juried Art Show is a great event held in Belton on September 23, 2017 to October 08, 2017.
  24. Fourth Art in Common Fall Festival – The Fourth Art in Common Fall Festival is a great event held in Myrtle Beach on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  25. Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art – The Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art is a great event held in Pawleys Island on September 24, 2017 to October 09, 2017.
  26. Sumter County Fair – The Sumter County Fair is a great event held in Sumter on September 27, 2017 to October 02, 2017.
  27. Gopher Hill Festival – The Gopher Hill Festival is a great event held in Ridgeland on September 29, 2017 to October 01, 2017.
  28. MOJA Arts Festival – The MOJA Arts Festival is a great event held in Charleston on September 29, 2017 to October 09, 2017.
  29. Rock Around the Clock Festival – The Rock Around the Clock Festival is a great event held in Winnsboro on September 30, 2017 to October 01, 2017.
  30. Beaufort Shrimp Festival – The Beaufort Shrimp Festival is a great event held in Beaufort on September 30, 2017 to October 01, 2017.
  31. Squealin’ on the Square – The Squealin’ on the Square is a great event held in Laurens on September 30, 2017 to October 01, 2017.
  32. Bonneau Peanut Festival – The Bonneau Peanut Festival is a great event held in Bonneau on September 30, 2017 to October 01, 2017.
  33. Fall Plant and Flower Festival – The Fall Plant and Flower Festival is a great event held in Florence on September 30, 2017 to October 02, 2017.

South Carolina festivals in October 2017

Pawleys Island Festival of Music

Pawleys Island, South Carolina at Litchfield Plantation.

Carolina Foothills Heritage Fair

Westminster, South Carolina at Highway 123 between Seneca and Westminster
It’s coming! On October 1st the Fifth Annual South Carolina Foothills Heritage Fair will open on Hwy. 123, and run through.

 

Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair

Florence, South Carolina at Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fairgrounds

Moonshiners Reunion and Mountain Music Festival

Campobello, South Carolina at Plum Hollow Farm

Gopher Hill Festival

Ridgeland, South Carolina at Downtown

Old Town Blues and Jazz Festival

Rock Hill, South Carolina at Downtown

Albino Skunk Music Festival

Greer, South Carolina at SkunkFarm

Rock Around the Clock Festival

Winnsboro, South Carolina at Congress Street

Beaufort Shrimp Festival

Beaufort, South Carolina at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park

Gaston Collard Festival

Gaston, South Carolina at Gaston Civic Center

Congaree Swampfest

Hopkins, South Carolina at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church and Congaree National Park

Myrtle Beach Oktoberfest

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Valor Park, The Market Common

Aunt Het Festival

Fountain Inn, South Carolina at Downtown

Chapin Park Fall in the Park

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Chapin Park

Conway Fall Festival

Conway, South Carolina at Downtown Conway

Newberry Oktoberfest

Newberry, South Carolina at Downtown Newberry

Midland Valley Area Sassafras Festival

Burnettown, South Carolina at Downtown

Spartanburg International Festival

Spartanburg, South Carolina at Downtown Barnet Park

Clio Cotton Festival

Clio, South Carolina at Downtown

CarolinaFest

Chesterfield, South Carolina at Downtown

Get Out Greenville

Greenville, South Carolina at Conestee Park

Greer Station Oktoberfest

Greer, South Carolina at Downtown

Pendleton Fall Harvest Festival

Pendleton, South Carolina at Village Green

Latin American Festival

North Charleston, South Carolina at Wannamaker County Park

Piedmont Interstate Fair

Spartanburg, South Carolina at Piedmont Interstate Fairgrounds

SC State Fair

Columbia, South Carolina at 1200 Rosewood Drive

Rocktoberfest V

Spartanburg, South Carolina at The Music Camp

Oktoberfest Columbia

Columbia, South Carolina at 3005 Devine Street

Kershaw Hog Jam

Kershaw, South Carolina at Downtown

Little River Shrimp and Jazz Festival

Little River, South Carolina at Waterfront in Little River

Pumpkintown Pumpkin Festival

Pickens, South Carolina at Oolenoy Community Center

 

Goose Creek Fall Festival at Goose Creek municipal center

SC Upstate Pagan Pride Day

Greenville, South Carolina at Greenville Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Union County Fair

Union, South Carolina at Union County Fair Grounds

Western Carolina State Fair

Aiken, South Carolina at 1566 Columbia Hwy N

Oktoberfest on Main Street
October 18, 2017

Walhalla, South Carolina at Downtown
The Walhalla Area Chamber of Commerce is ready for the 2017 Oktoberfest on Main Street. This year’s two day festival

Walhalla Oktoberfest

Walhalla, South Carolina at Hwy 183 Sertoma Rec Field

Upper South Carolina State Fair

Greenville, South Carolina at Greenville-Pickens Speedway

Model T’s to Olar Festival

Olar, South Carolina at Center of Town

  • Sugarfoot Festival in Honea Path, South Carolina
  • Charleston Beach Music and Shag Festival
  • Pendleton Fall Festival in Pendleton, South Carolina
  • Novel Wine Tasting Literary Festival in Ridgeland, South Carolina
  • Lowcountry Arts and Literary Festival in Yemassee, South Carolina
  • Coastal Carolina Fairi n Ladson, South Carolina
  • Beaufort Shrimp Festivalin Beaufort, South Carolina

Bluffton Seafood Festival

The annual Historic Bluffton arts Crafts and Seafood Festival will be held in the elegant and eclectic historic district of Bluffton.

HILLarity Festival on the Hill
Chester, South Carolina
The HILLairty Festival has been a fixture in historic downtown Chester, South Carolina for over 20 years every third weekend in October.

Bog-Off Festival
Loris, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach Wine Festival at Valor Park

Edisto Fall Festival
Edisto Island, South Carolina at Junegle Rd

Southern Ground Music and Festival
Charleston, South Carolina at Blackbaud Stadium

Indian Summer Festival
Pacolet, South Carolina at Riverfront near Town Hall

Children’s Day Festival
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina at Park West Recreation Complex

Spirits of Hallowed Eve
North Augusta, South Carolina at Living History Park

Endless Summer Festival
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Main Street

South Carolina festivals in November 2017

Here are all your top November events in South Carolina and top things to do.

 

Chapin Park Holiday in the Park

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Chapin Park

Revolutionary War Field Days

Camden, South Carolina at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site

Rock Back The Clock Music Festival

Little River, South Carolina at La Belle Amie Vineyard

Harvest Festival

Johns Island, South Carolina at Mullet Hallx Equestrain Center

South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Myrtle Beach Convention Center

Holiday Spirits Bonfire

Little River, South Carolina at La Belle Amie Vineyard

Winter Wonderland Fair

Fort Mill, South Carolina at The Dairy Barn on the Anne Springs Close Greenway

  • South Carolina Pecan Festival in Florence, South Carolina
  • South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Bluffton International and Craft Beer Festival in Bluffton, South Carolina
  • Oyster Festival in Hilton Head, South Carolina

South Carolina festivals in December 2017

Top Events and festivals this Christmas season in South Carolina.  Some of the best events this year..
Swan Lake Fantasy of Lights
Rock Hill Christmas Parade
Poinsettia Christmas Parade
Abbeville Christmas Parade
Night of 1000 Lights
Wildcat Comicon

Holly Hill Christmas Festival

Holly Hill, South Carolina at Downtown Holly Hill, SC

  • Springmaid Beach Winter Arts & Craft Show in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Winter Block Party in Lancaster, South Carolina
  • South Carolina festivals in January 2018

    South Carolina International Auto Show

    Greenville, South Carolina at TD Convention Center

    World Beer Festival Columbia

    Columbia, South Carolina at Columbia Convention Center
    Festival will be held on Jan 18th, 2017. Beer festivals that rock!

    Kids Jamboree

    Florence, South Carolina at Florence Civic Center

    Columbia Model RR Show

    Columbia, South Carolina at SC State Fairgrounds

    Hilton Head Snow Day fest

    Hilton Head Island, South Carolina at Shelter Cove Community Park

    Lowcountry Oyster Festival

    Mount Pleasant, South Carolina at Boone Hall Plantation
    The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is the world’s largest oyster festival and has been named one of the top 20 events at festivalsForFun.com

  • Edisto Island Bluegrass Festivalin Edisto Island, South Carolina
  • Fort Mill Art on Mainin Fort Mill, South Carolina
  • Gaston Collard and Barbeque Festivalin Gaston, South Carolina
  • Fall For Hartsvillein Hartsville, South Carolina
  • Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours di Elegance in Hilton Head Island
  • Kingdomwood Christian Film Festivalin Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
  • Iva Depot Daysin Iva, South Carolina
  • Fall For Libertyin Liberty, South Carolina
  • Children’s Day Festivalin Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Myrtle Beach Oktoberfest in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Spirits of Hallowed Evein North Augusta, South Carolina
  • Model T’s to Olar Festivalin Olar, South Carolina
  • Pendleton Fall Harvest Festival in Pendleton, South Carolina
  • Blues & Jazz Festivalin Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • Galleria Arts & Crafts Festivalin Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • UMW Fall Festivalin Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • Upstate Harvest Moon Festival in Simpsonville, South Carolina
  • Sumter County Fairin Sumter, South Carolina
  • Walhalla Oktoberfest at Sertoma Field in Walhalla, South Carolina

South Carolina festivals in February 2017

Southeastern Wildlife Exposition

Charleston, South Carolina at Downtown

Charleston Bridal Show 2017

N. Charleston, South Carolina at Charleston Area Convention Center

Battle of Aiken

Aiken, South Carolina at 1210 Powell Pond Rd

South Carolina RV & Camping Show – Greenville, South Carolina at TD Convention Center

South Carolina festivals in March 2017

Charleston Wine and Festival
March 6, 2017

Charleston, South Carolina at Grand Tasting Tents inside the Culinary Village
The annual BBandT Charleston Wine + Festival is a celebration of Charleston’s culinary excellence and renowned culture, which benefits scholarship.

Shuckin’ in the Park
March 8, 2017

Moncks Corner, South Carolina at Old Santee Canal Park
Event will be held on March 8th, 2017..

Hilton Head Island Wine and Festival
March 10, 2017

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina at 70 Honey Horn Dr
The Hilton Head Wine and Festival has announced the dates for the 29th festival. The Festival will be held from.

Palmetto Women’s Show
March 14, 2017

Florence, South Carolina at Florence Civic Center
The Florence Civic Center is proud to present the Palmetto Women’s Show in 2017, sponsored by McLeod Health. Join us in.

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival
March 15, 2017

North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Main Street
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is the largest parade on the Grand Strand with over 100 parade entries and a history.

St. Patty’s on Main Street
March 17, 2017

Rock Hill, South Carolina at 2631 W. Main Street
The festival will feature live Irish/Celtic music by Michael Federal and Friends and Celtic rock band Stirling Bridge, Irish dancers from.
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11th annual Charleston Antiques Show
March 21, 2017

Charleston, South Carolina at 4115 Old Post Road
Inspired by the rich historical, architectural and cultural heritage of Charleston, the annual Charleston Antiques Show is a premier destination for.

Battle of Charleston
March 22, 2017

Johns Island, South Carolina at Legare Farms
The Battle of Charleston is held on 250 beautiful, unspoiled acres owned by the Legare family since the 1700’s. Located on.

Palmetto Sportsmen’s Classic
March 28, 2017

Columbia, South Carolina at State Fairgrounds
Event will be held on March 28th through March 30th, 2017. Hours: Fri 12pm-8pm, Sat 9am-7pm, Sun

South Carolina festivals in April 2017

Pee Dee Plant and Flower Festival
April 3, 2017

Florence, South Carolina at Pee Dee State Farmers Market
Southern Plant and Flower Festival will be held on April 3-6, 2017. Hours: Thursday – Saturday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m..

Saint Stephen Catfish Festival
April 4, 2017

Saint Stephen, South Carolina at Highways 45 and US 52
Everybody is invited to attend the annual Town of St. Stephen Catfish Festival on April 4, 5 and 6. Festival is.

Flowertown Festival
April 4, 2017

Summerville, South Carolina at Azalea Park
The Summerville Family YMCA is proud of its award-winning fundraiser – the Flowertown Festival. The YMCA, with the help of the.

Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee
April 5, 2017

Pendleton, South Carolina at The Village Green, located off of S.C. Hwy 76 in downtown Pendleton
HISTORIC PENDLETON SPRING JUBILEE began in 1978 as a means to inaugurate tourism in Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties. It has.

Lowcountry CaJune Festival
April 6, 2017

Charleston, South Carolina at James Island County Park
Bringing Louisiana to the Lowcountry, Lowcountry CaJune Festival is a full-day of Zydeco music, CaJune and Creole foods, children’s activities and.

Midlands Spring Plant and Flower Festival
April 10, 2017

West Columbia, South Carolina at SC State Farmers Market
Midlands Fall Plant and Flower Festival will be held at SC State Farmers Market, West Columbia on April 10-13, 2017..

East Coast Canoe and Kayak Festival
April 11, 2017

Charleston, South Carolina at James Island County Park
Immerse yourself in a full weekend of the history, technique, hands-on experience, and fun of canoeing and kayaking. The East Coast.

Myrtle Beach in the Park
April 12, 2017

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Chapin Park
Local and regional artists are featured presenting paintings, jewelry, pottery, beach memories, glass, fabrics and sculpture for purchase at very reasonable.

2017 Azalea Festival
April 18, 2017

Pickens, South Carolina at Main Street at Lewis
Spring, with its warming days encouraging trees to bud and flowers to grace the landscape, is always a reason to celebrate,.

Olde Towne isans’ Fair
April 19, 2017

North Augusta, South Carolina at Living History Park
Come to the Fair to find out more and see the great artwork available! Olde Towne and its friends and supporters.

Colleton County Rice Festival
April 19, 2017

Walterboro, South Carolina at Washington Street and Hampton Street
The Colleton County Rice Festival in Walterboro, South Carolina is an annual three day event featuring arts and crafts, food, fireworks,.

Myrtle Beach in the Park
April 19, 2017

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Valor Park
Local and regional artists are featured presenting paintings, jewelry, pottery, beach memories, glass, fabrics and sculpture for purchase at very reasonable.

Market at Historic Honey Horn
April 26, 2017

Hilton Head, South Carolina at Hilton Head
The Market at Historic Honey Horn, a juried fine art and craft show, is set for April 26 and 27,.

Celebrate Main Street
April 26, 2017

Dillon, South Carolina at Downtown
Dillon hosts “Dillon County Celebrates Main Street,” a two-day family-oriented event featuring street dances with music by big-name bands, cook-off contests,.

River Jamboree
April 26, 2017

Coward, South Carolina at Lynches River County Park
Event will be held on April 26th, 2017.

Top 2016 South Carolina festivals and events to check out this August!

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Here are the top festivals and events in South Carolina this August.  The 2016 top things to do in South Carolina from all ranges of festival genre; top SC music festivals, art festivals, beer and wine and much more.

The top events in some of the biggest cities in South Carolina as well.  To see a detailed list of all the top Columbia, Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Rock Hill, and Greenville events – just click on the links. The best Greenville County fairs from east to west in the great state.

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These are the highest rated South Carolina festivals and events for August.  For dates and times, see the schedule of events below.  Here are the top August South Carolina festivals and events to check out this 3.

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  1. Summerfest
  2. Upper South Carolina State Fair
  3. Schuetzenfest

IPMS National Convention
August 3, 2016

Columbia, South Carolina at/on Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
IPMS/USA 2016 National Convention will be held on August 3-6 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, South Carolina. The…

Reggae Nights
August 5, 2016

Charleston, South Carolina at/on James Island County Park
Event will be held on August 5, 2016. The Reggae Nights Summer Concert Series at James Island County Park features traditional…

Upstate Women’s Show
August 5, 2016

Greenville, South Carolina at/on TD Convention Center
It is the Ultimate Girls’ Weekend, full of shopping, fashion, food, living well and creating (with a big focus on the…

Market on Darlington Square 2016
August 6, 2016

Darlington, South Carolina at/on Darlington County Courthouse
Event will be held on August 6, 2016 at the Public Square (courthouse) with vendors, artisans, food, music, produce, and more….

2016 Summer Market on Darlington Square
August 06, 2016

Darlington, South Carolina at/on Public Square
This open-air market will be held on August 6, 2016. Vendors, produce, plants, music, and more. Hours: 9am-1pm…

2016 AugustSummer Cruise-In and Music on Main
August 6, 2016

Pickens, South Carolina at/on West Main Street
Event will be held on August 6, 2016. It will feature custom and classic cars on West Main Street while a…

Charleston Pride Festival
August 6, 2016

Charleston, South Carolina at/on Brittlebank Park
Event will be held on August 6-14, 2016. Throughout the main week of Pride events, participants can attend baseball games, movie…

South Carolina Peanut Party
August 12, 2016

Pelion, South Carolina at/on Pelion Community Center and Grounds
Entertainment for the families – alcohol free, music, food, parade, amusements, crafts, and special exhibits. Hours: Fri 5pm-11pm, Sat 8am-11pm…

2016 Hartsville Summer Farmers Market
August 13, 2016

Hartsville, South Carolina at/on Main Street Hartsville
Hartsville Farmers Market will be held on August 13, 2016. The Hartsville Farmers Market will be home not only to fresh,…

2016 Bridal Show
August 14, 2016

North Charleston, South Carolina at/on Charleston Area Convention Center
Show will be held on August 14, 2016. Brides will be able to meet face to face with wedding professionals and…

Charleston Summer Wedding Festival
August 14, 2016

North Charleston, South Carolina at/on Charleston Area Convention Center
Wedding Festival will be held on August 14, 2016. See the latest fashions in Couture Display. Experience a platinum mock wedding…

Upper South Carolina State Fair
August 25, 2016

Greenville, South Carolina at/on Greenville-Pickens Speedway
2016 Upper SC State Fair will be held on August 25 to September 5, 2016. Gates open weekdays at 4:00 PM…

Water Festival
August 26, 2016

Williamston, South Carolina at/on Williamston Mineral Spring Park
Spring Water Festival in Williamston, SC. The festival goers enjoy beach music in the cool of the evening on…

York Summerfest
August 27, 2016

York, South Carolina at/on Congress St, East and West Libery St
Held in beautiful, historic downtown York, South Carolina, Summerfest attracts thousands upon thousands of visitors from throughout the Carolinas and beyond….
Moncks Corner Juried Fine Art Show
August 27, 2016

Moncks Corner, South Carolina at/on Old Santee Canal Park
Artists from around the state will be competing for several prizes including purchase awards from Santee Cooper and Berkeley County. Awards,…

Take a look at some of the top August festivals in South Carolina. South Carolina has a rich history of festival and celebrations and this August will be sure to blow you away. You’ll find information on events, lodging, festival ratings, reviews, and much more. See below for a complete list of the top South Carolina events and festivals.Add Adsense link code here for purchase

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  1. Williamston Spring Water Festival
  2. Antiques & Artisans in Conjunction With Summerfest

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2015 Midlands Plant and Flower Festival in Columbia SC

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Midlands Plant and Flower Festival Plant and Flower festival.  Items for yard and garden for sale.  Master Gardeners to answer your gardening questions. Fall is the perfect time to spruce up your yard and garden and the Fall festival will help you get the job done.  You will find a great selection of flowers and plants.

Midlands Fall Plant and Flower Festival in south carolina
Midlands Fall Plant and Flower Festival in south carolina

2015 Dates for Midlands Plant and Flower Festival

April 30, 2015 to May 3rd, 2015

Expected attendance:

25,000

Location of Midlands Plant and Flower Festival

South Carolina State Farmers Market:
3483 Charleston Highway,
West Columbia, South Carolina 29172 
Master Gardeners to answer your gardening questions
Type of festival: Plant and Flower festival.  Items for yard and garden for sale.

You can also shop for decorative items for your lawn and garden including pumpkins and corn stalks. Fall is the perfect time to spruce up your yard and garden and the Fall festival will help you get the job done.  You will find a great selection of flowers and plants.  You can also shop for decorative items for your lawn and garden including pumpkins and corn stalks.
Fall is the perfect time to spruce up your yard and garden and the Fall festival will help you get the job done.  You will find a great selection of flowers and plants.  You can also shop for decorative items for your lawn and garden including pumpkins and corn stalks.

www.agriculture.sc.gov http://festivals4fun.com/midlands-fall-plant-and-flower-festival/ llester@scda.sc.gov Client This fall’s Midlands Plant & Flower Festival will be taking place at the South Carolina State Farmer’s Market located in West Columbia on Charleston Hwy. The event will take place September 26th through the 28th. Friday and Saturday hours are 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The festival will continue on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Plant and flower vendors from across the state will be featured at the festival along with a variety of other artisan vendors. Food will also be available at the festival. Bring the family and do not miss this great event! Plant Vendors, Flower Vendors, Garden Decor Vendors, Specialty Food Vendors, and food featuring Dupre at the Market!

United States Arts and craft festivals,

Food festivals, Holiday festivals www.agriculture.sc.gov

Find your plant & flower needs! A week prior to the start date

Yes – some spots open but vendors are prohibited from sales using the festival name

 

2013 Midlands Fall Plant and Flower festival info

  • September 27 – 29, 2013 
  • Friday & Saturday 8am – 6pm,
  • Sunday 12 – 5pm

Contact number for information or vendors:

Jackie Moore 803-734-2210

Events or activities to expect:

 

Charleston Food and Wine Festival

Charleston Food and Wine Festival

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Check out the Charleston Food and Wine festival annually in March. One of the largest food festivals in the nation!

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Charleston Food and Wine Festival history

Address of Charleston Food and Wine Festival

If you’d like to attend the festival, here’s all the information you’ll need for this great event.
P.O. BOX 22823
Charleston, South Carolina
The Charleston Food and Wine Festival has a rich history in Charleston and is one of the most amazing fiesta in South Carolina. You can’t miss out on the festival that is going to break all the rules this year in one of the most anticipated festivals the state has seen in years.
To visit their official site, please visit them at http://charlestonwineandfood.com/contact/

History of the festival

toast savor relish celebrate experience the decade. 2014 FESTIVAL ANNUAL REPORT ® A non-profit charitable organization

2014 ANNUAL REPORT $305K has been donated to area charities and scholarships since the Festival’s inception in 2006. Each year #CHSWFF gives back through culinary-related scholarship programs at the Art Institute of Charleston, the Culinary Institute of Charleston and the College of Charleston. 2014 ANNUAL REPORT 1 CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM FESTIVAL 101 The BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival® is a non-profit organization that celebrates the renowned food culture of Charleston, SC during a five-day event the first weekend of every March. With a local food culture rich in tradition, James Beard Award-winning chefs, and the best city to visit in the world (according to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards), the Festival infuses home-grown flavor with top chefs, winemakers, authors, storytellers and food enthusiasts. March 4-8, 2015 experience the decade

FEATURED GUESTS The caliber of guest chefs, beverage professionals and authors featured at the Festival each year is outstanding. Top-ranked chefs have included: Hugh Acheson, Michael Anthony, John Besh, Daniel Boulud, Marco Canora, Andrew Carmellini, David Chang, Tom Colicchio, Bobby Flay, Mark Ladner, Daniel Patterson, Ben Shewry, Frank Stitt and Marc Vetri. Noted winemakers and beverage professionals such as Jean-Bernard Delmas, Laurent Drouhin, Merry Edwards, Evan Goldstein, Rajat Parr, Andrea Immer Robinson, Doug Shafer, Diane Flynt and Bobby Stuckey have also participated. In addition, national media and authors including R.W. Apple Jr., Jennifer Cole, John T. Edge, Barbara Fairchild, Gabrielle Hamilton, April Bloomfield, Andrew Knowlton, Matt Lee and Ted Lee, Hunter Lewis, Sara Moulton, Ruth Reichl and Christina Tosi have been featured. For a complete list of past guest participants, visit charlestonwineandfood.com OUR MISSION A celebration of Charleston’s culinary excellence and renowned culture, which benefits scholarship programs for the culinary and hospitality workplace. 2014 ANNUAL REPORT 1 CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM The Festival has steadily contributed to our local economy.

In 2014, our total contribution to the Charleston-area economy was $9,800,000 Since its founding in 2006, the Festival has generated an overall economic impact totaling over $31 million. The Festival also creates hundreds of jobs, spends 90 percent of its budget locally and does the most recycling of any festival in Charleston. The Festival’s Culinary Community Partner for 2014 was GrowFood Carolina, an important food hub in downtown Charleston that connects area farmers with local retailers and restaurants. CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM 2 2014 ANNUAL REPORT The Festival welcomed over 21,500 to more than 100 events throughout the weekend. of non-local guests had never 11% been to Charleston 86% plan to return 51% of guests have a college education and graduate studies 52 average age of non-local Festival attendees 49 locals $934.00 average total spending per outof-town guest (up from $877 in 2013) 90% of the Festival’s $2 million operating budget spent locally $723.00 locals (up from $597 in 2013) 72% household incomes $100K+ 68% of non-local guests stayed in paid hotel accommodations for an average of 5 nights approximate number of Festival 64% visitors from the Charleston tri-county area 36% non-local Most non-local guests came from areas including: Atlanta GA Charlotte NC Jacksonville FL New York City NY Washington DC Festival guests joined from 41 states, 4 Canadian Provinces (Alberta, British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Ontario), the Caribbean Islands, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, European visitors from Denmark, Belgium and England – and as far away as New South Wales, Australia Study conducted by the College of Charleston’s Office of Tourism Analysis. $689K Total taxes raised for local and state (a significant increase from $552K in 2013) BY THE NUMBERS CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM 2 2014 ANNUAL REPORT $305K amount raised for area charities and scholarships since inception2014 ANNUAL REPORT 3 CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM 4 2014 ANNUAL REPORT PROGRAM Distributed widely to our target audience through direct mail and newsstands in February 2015, as well as on-site at the Culinary Village in Marion Square throughout the weekend. Includes details on events, maps and guides for the entire Festival weekend. (40,000+ impressions) POSTER The Festival commissions the Official Poster, featuring original artwork by a local artist, to promote the Festival by being displayed in businesses throughout the Charleston area including participating restaurants and hotels as well as key Festival sponsors. (40,000+ impressions) TICKET BROCHURE The full-color, multi-page ticket brochure promotes select events taking place during the Festival along with highlights from the list of guest and local chefs, authors, media and beverage professionals participating in this year’s Festival. (25,000+ impressions) POSTCARDS Full-color postcards for initiatives including ticket promotions and ticket on-sale date are sent to targeted lists including previous Festival guests, out-of-town ticket holders, James Beard Foundation and Southern Foodways Alliance membership lists, and guests in key target markets. (25,000+ impressions) WEBSITE The Festival website received 490,693 page views and 85,000 unique visitors from across the country from September 2013 – March 2014. An updated website will re-launch in Fall 2014 with the 2015 Festival event schedule, sponsors, participating local and guest chefs, authors, beverage professionals, and more. E-NEWSLETTERS Monthly e-newsletters are sent to subscribers with the latest news on Festival events, charitable efforts, guest and local participants, event schedule updates and additions, promotions, discounts and more. (15,000+ impressions) APP The native app organizes all of the elements of the Festival from events to participants, Culinary Village areas and vendors, and recommended venues throughout Charleston. With over 1,500 users in our inaugural year enjoying links to sponsors and their messages, the complimentary app was highly rated in our post-Festival survey and will be a key asset for 2015 Festival goers. (Impressions: 67,300+) SOCIAL MEDIA #CHSWFF social media boasts over 22,000 natural followers across key outlets including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Foursquare and Pinterest. Our audience is on-line, engaged, affluent and well-connected. Through dynamic content, imagery, videos, and promotions, we share news about Charleston, the culinary community, and our sponsors that engage and delight. (Impressions: 4,500,000+) ADVERTISING The Festival advertised in the following outlets for 2014: Southern Living Magazine Atlanta Magazine Charleston magazine Charleston City Paper Charlotte Observer Chicago Magazine Every Day with Rachael Ray The Post & Courier The Local Palate MEDIA COVERAGE The 2014 Festival was featured in 180+ media outlets, including: Wall Street Journal USA Today Atlanta Journal-Constitution Huffington Post Zagat.com Eater.com The Festival generated over 115 million media impressions through editorial coverage for the 2014 year in addition to impressions from advertising, out-of-home, direct mail campaigns, marketing promotions, social media and other initiatives. Marketing efforts target consumers interested in food, beverage, and travel and have a reach encompassing all 50 states as well as Canada and the United Kingdom. MARKETING2014 ANNUAL REPORT 3 CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM 4 2014 ANNUAL REPORT STAFF Gillian Zettler Executive Director Cathryn Davis Zommer Director of Communications Zach Norris Creative Director Austin Nelson Development Manager Erin Connelly Events Manager Kristen Blackmon Administrative and Special Projects Coordinator BOARD EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE John A. Wallace, Jr. Chair Randall Goldman Vice Chair Melonie Hammond-Trace Treasurer Richard Jerue Immediate Past Chair MEMBERS Randy Byerly Patrick Emerson Laura Hewitt Helen Hill Frank McMahon Steve Palmer Michael Saboe Dillon Snider Melinda Allen Carolyn Bishop-McLeod E. Boineau & Company Steve + Milvia Burns Marc Chardon Christian + Jennifer Clark Melissa Clegg Ann D. Fitts Tim + Kelly Greene Melonie Hammond-Trace Donnette Hansen Mr. + Mrs. William Hewitt Chip Hoover Nancye Starnes + David Hughes Richard Jerue Jim + Bettie Keyes Lisa + Glenn Kline Ms. Peggy Lewis Annette Lombardi Mr. + Mrs. Robert Maguire Weesie + Tradd Newton Stuart + Robin Reeves Marcia + Denny Seremet Mr. + Mrs. Martin & Kelly Skelly Andi Volpe Mr. + Mrs. John A. Wallace, Jr. Rick Widman + Linn Lesesne THE TEAM FRIENDSFor more information please contact: info@charlestonwineandfood.com PO BOX 22823 CHARLESTON, SC 29413 CHARLESTONWINEANDFOOD.COM experience the decade: March 4-8, 2015