• Christmas parades fill Florence area in December

    Omar Daredevils

    Get in the spirit of one of the winter holidays. Christmas parades in the area will be held starting the first weekend of December. Listed are a several parades in the area:

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  • Art competitions bring color, light to Florence

    Lynda English Studio Miniature Art Show and Competition

    FLORENCE, S.C. -- In with the cooler weather comes Florence's art competitions. First with the kickoff is the Fourth Annual Lynda English Studio Miniature Art Show and Competition this month, and the Florence County Museum returns with its 2017 Art Competition in January.

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  • Florence Civic Center brings ice skating back to the venue

    Ice Skating

    FLORENCE, S.C. -- Just in time for winter and the holiday season, public ice skating will return this year to the Florence Civic Center for a limited time. Ice skating sessions are scheduled for select dates during Dec. 3 through Jan. 2. 

    “We have an opportunity to keep the ice down for a few weeks, so let’s go skating,” said Nick Hooker, senior marketing manager for the SMG-managed Florence Civic Center. “It’s not too often we get to ice skate in South Carolina, so we’re looking forward to a fun time and a big turnout. People have been requesting public ice skating for a while, so we know the demand is there, but we finally have the chance to put the ice in and keep it for a stretch."

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Toll Free: (800) 325-9005
Phone: (843) 664-0330

Visitor Information Center

3290 W. Radio Drive
Florence Civic Center Upper Level
Florence, SC 29501

Daily 9am - 5pm

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