• Ovis Hill Farm to celebrate Fall Hey Day in Timmonsville

    Ovis Hill Farm Festival

    TIMMONSVILLE, S.C. – Come celebrate fall at Ovis Hill Farm during its Fall Hey Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, where there’ll be fun and educational activities for all ages.
    The event, which is a fundraiser for Ovis Hill’s educational programs, is a unique as visitors can experience a day on the farm.
    “With good weather this year’s Fall Hey Day will be a fun hands-on day! With our farm animals, sheep shearing, fiber artists, educational activities and special farmers market we are celebrating some of the earliest traditions of our state along with a new focus on eating local and supporting local farms,” owner Charlie Caldwell said.

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  • All 4 Autism to hold Bandwagon benefit

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    FLORENCE, S.C. – All 4 Autism will present Bandwagon, an afternoon full of music and entertainment Nov. 12 at Boxwood Plantation to benefit the mission of bringing the first resource center to the Pee Dee for the autism community.
    "We want Bandwagon to be an all-day celebration of our autism community. Money raised from this event will fund our Autism Resource Center of the Pee Dee, which we hope to open by spring 2017. The center will provide resources and support for those with autism and their families," said Jessica Brown, executive director for All 4 Autism.
    Live music will be performed by The Easy Kind, Terence Lonon and The Untouchables, Tastes Like Chicken and others. There will be a college game day viewing area for those wanting to keep up with the scores. And there’ll be food trucks and drink vendors as well as a children’s area with inflatables and games.
    Those attending Bandwagon will use the Triple R Farms entrance on Hoffmeyer Road. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door for the noon to 6 p.m. event.

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  • Cornhole tournament returns to SC Pecan Festival in downtown Florence

    FLORENCE, S.C. -- American Cornhole is bringing its high level of Cornhole Play on Saturday, Nov. 5, to downtown Florence as part of Pecan Festival fun.
    Cornhole players of all ages and experience will enjoy the best in cornhole tournaments as they head to Florence for the ACO Pecan Classic Cornhole Tournament.
    “We look forward to holding this tournament each year during the SC Pecan Festival. It’s put us on the map with the American Cornhole Association,” said Holly Beaumier, director of Florence Convention and Visitors Center.
    Join more than 50,000 visitors in a day of fun with live entertainment, over 250 food and craft vendors, car show and competition, Kids Zone and much more. Bring the family for a day of fun and top it off with a special ACO Cornhole Tournament – the ACO Pecan Classic III.

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