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Florence is hopping, especially when Florence Downtown Development Corporation holds its monthly outdoor concerts – check them out on the first Friday and final Friday (Florence After Five). On top of that, the downtown hosts festivals throughout the year. The SC Pecan Festival is held the first Saturday in November, and you’ll find activities on St. Patrick’s Day, New Year’s Eve, and for Oktoberfest.

Bone-E-Fit

Bone-E-Fit

The Florence Area Humane Society holds the Bone-E-Fit each year to raise money to provide medical care for the shelter’s ...
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Florence After Five

Florence After Five

The Final Friday of each month from April to October the Florence Downtown Development Corporation along with the City of Florence hosts ...
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Florence Little Theatre

Florence Little Theatre

The Florence Little Theatre is a community theater, performing plays and musicals with local talent, of which there is plenty!  The ...
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Florence Men's Choral Society

Florence Men’s Choral Society

The Florence Men's Choral Society is an all male group that performs traditional and contemporary music arranged for male voices. The choir has ...
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Florence Symphony Orchestra

Florence Symphony Orchestra

The Florence Symphony Orchestra holds at least 5 concerts per year, and one Holiday Pops concert. They have recently performed ...
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Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center

Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center

Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center's schedule is filled with top-level entertainment ranging from Broadway musicals to Florence Symphony Orchestra. The exterior ...
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Kickin' Chicken Wing & Chili Cook-Off

Kickin’ Chicken Wing & Chili Cook-Off

The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce's annual "Kickin' Chicken" Wing & Chili Cook-Off shuts down the streets in Downtown Florence ...
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Lucky Shamrock

Lucky Shamrock

The Junior League of Florence and Florence Downtown Development Corporation co-host the Annual Lucky Shamrock Festival which brings thousands of ...
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Masterworks Choir

Masterworks Choir

Masterworks Choir annually performs choral concerts of classical music at Central United Methodist Church and other facilities such as the ...
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Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is an annual festival held in Downtown Florence. The festival has 2 stages of live entertainment, lots of food & ...
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Thanksgiving Eve Rock Party

Thanksgiving Eve Rock Party

Thanksgiving Eve Rock Party is a Downtown holiday tradition hosted by Victors. The evening features live music, a super-sized patio ...
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