september 2017 – South Carolina Calendar of Events, Festivals





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DATE EVENT CITY TYPE
Monday
Sep

4
Labor Day
State and federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday
Friday
Sep

8
The Big Grab 43 Mile Yard Sale
43 miles of treasures in Blythewood, Ridgeway and Winnsboro - from dusk to dawn
Winnsboro
Plus Blythewood & Ridgeway
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Sep

9
The Big Grab 43 Mile Yard Sale
43 miles of treasures in Blythewood, Ridgeway and Winnsboro - from dusk to dawn
Winnsboro
Plus Blythewood & Ridgeway
Miscellaneous
Friday
Sep

15
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Friday
Sep

15
SpartOberfest
German food, live entertainment, Christmas market, kinder corner - benefits three non-profit organizations
Spartanburg
Festival
Saturday
Sep

16
Aynor Harvest Hoe Down
Parade, games, food, arts and crafts, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Aynor
Festival
Saturday
Sep

16
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Saturday
Sep

16
SpartOberfest
German food, live entertainment, Christmas market, kinder corner - benefits three non-profit organizations
Spartanburg
Festival
Sunday
Sep

17
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Monday
Sep

18
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Tuesday
Sep

19
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Wednesday
Sep

20
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Thursday
Sep

21
Euphoria
Food, wine, and music festival - benefits local charitable organizations
Greenville
Festival
Thursday
Sep

21
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Friday
Sep

22
Autumnal Equinox
4:02 PM EDT - The sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal
Statewide
Holiday
Friday
Sep

22
Euphoria
Food, wine, and music festival - benefits local charitable organizations
Greenville
Festival
Friday
Sep

22
Golden Leaf Festival
Parade, kids' park, 5K run, contests, car show, live entertainment
Marion
Mullins
Festival
Friday
Sep

22
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Saturday
Sep

23
Euphoria
Food, wine, and music festival - benefits local charitable organizations
Greenville
Festival
Saturday
Sep

23
Golden Leaf Festival
Parade, kids' park, 5K run, contests, car show, live entertainment
Marion
Mullins
Festival
Saturday
Sep

23
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Sunday
Sep

24
Euphoria
Food, wine, and music festival - benefits local charitable organizations
Greenville
Festival
Sunday
Sep

24
SOS Fall Migration
10-day shag event includes block parties, live music, classes at various locations
Learn more about South Carolina's state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Saturday
Sep

30
Irish Italian International Festival
Live music, arts, crafts, dance groups, restaurant competition, children's area, spaghetti eating competition
Myrtle Beach
N Myrtle Beach
Festival

Dates TBD
1Spark
Where creativity and innovation collide featuring visual artists, performers, entrepreneurs, and inventors with entertainment and demonstrations
 
Spartanburg
Festival

Dates TBD
Aiken's Makin'
Handcrafted arts and crafts, food, live entertainment
 
Aiken
Festival

Dates TBD
Beach Sweep / River Sweep
South Carolinians clean beaches, rivers, lakes, marshes and swamps
 
Statewide
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival
2-day event includes wing competition, BBQ sampling, car show, live entertainment, arts and crafts, beer and wine garden
 
Myrtle Beach
Festival

Dates TBD
Beaufort Shrimp Festival
2-day event includes live entertainment, contests, lots of food, children's area, 5K run/walk plus Popcorn Shrimp Run
 
Beaufort
Festival

Dates TBD
Bluegrass & Honky Tonk Hoedown
Three days of bluegrass and old school honky tonk music entertainment, mostly outside under the trees, so bring your lawn chairs and/or blankets
 
Orangeburg
Santee
Concert

Dates TBD
Bluffton Boiled Peanut Festival
Boiled peanut cook-off, eating contest, peanut bake-off and cooking contest, live music, kids zone - winner of the competition will choose a local non-profit for a special donation
 
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Culinary

Dates TBD
Bonneau Peanut Festival
Family fun festival with lots of peanuts, live music and entertainment, amusement rides plus craft and food vendors
 
Moncks Corner
Bonneau
Festival

Dates TBD
Butts & Bluegrass BBQ Festival
Sample bbq, official judging by the SC BBQ Association, live music - benefits the Clover Area Assistance Center
 
Rock Hill
Clover
Festival

Dates TBD
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors - benefits local charities
 
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday

Dates TBD
Celebrate Anderson
Concerts, rides and activities, fireworks
 
Anderson
Festival

Dates TBD
Chapin Labor Day Festival
3-day event includes parade, live music, vendors, food, classic car show, benefit 5K run/walk, children's carnival
 
Columbia
Chapin
Festival

Dates TBD
Charity Open Water Swim
Select from a 1.2 or 2.4 mile open water swim in Lake Jocassee - all proceeds for swim lesson scholarships for local at-risk youth
 
Clemson
Salem
Sports

Dates TBD
Charleston Scottish Games
4-day event includes, whiskey tasting, Tartan Ball, heavy athletics, dancing, music, children's activities, Kirkin o' the Tartan service
 
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Festival

Dates TBD
Coin Club Show
Buy, sell, and trade coins, tokens and paper money - hosted by the Stephen James Central Savannah River Area Coin Club
 
Aiken
Expo

Dates TBD
Columbia's Greek Festival
Live music, dances, church tours, and lots of Greek food
 
Columbia
Festival

Dates TBD
Deep in the Heart Celebration
Wear your boots and best western dress for a night of music, dancing, BBQ dinner, drinks, raffle, silent auction - benefits Children's Attention Home
 
Rock Hill
Fort Mill
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
Dragonboat Beaufort
Friday night concert plus Saturday race day with ceremony - benefits DragonBoat Beaufort's mission to fight cancer
 
Beaufort
Sports

Dates TBD
Due West Fall Festival
Family event with music, arts and crafts, BBQ, white elephant sale, horse show, inflatables
 
Abbeville
Due West
Festival

Dates TBD
Enchanted Chalice Renaissance Faire
All ages will have fun visiting the Medieval/Renaissance Age
 
Greenville
Festival

Dates TBD
Factory-to-Table
Sales event on a large selection of Le Creuset products - 100% of proceeds from ticket sales go to Lowcountry Food Bank, Green Heart Project, Culinary Institute of Charleston
 
Charleston
North Charleston
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
Farm Fresh Fair
Gathering of vintage collectors, artists, makers, musicians and fresh food on an 80-acre farm - benefits Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County
 
Greenville
Fountain Inn
Fair

Dates TBD
Field of Scream
Your nightmares will come to life in Cherokee County's only haunted corn maze
 
Gaffney
Holiday

Dates TBD
Forrest Ray 5K
Run or walk - benefits the Sumter County Library
 
Sumter
Sports

Dates TBD
Gatsby Gala
Dinner, drinks, dancing, live and silent auctions, 1920s or cocktail attire - benefits Lowcountry Orphan Relief
 
Charleston
Gala

Dates TBD
Golf Tournament and Helicopter Ball Drop
4-person Captains' Choice golf tournament plus helicopter ball drop - benefits the Aiken County Animal Shelter
 
Aiken
Sports

Dates TBD
Gopher Hill Festival
3-day event includes Kidz Fest, turtle races, parade, street dance, contests, live music
 
Ridgeland
Festival

Dates TBD
Great Gatsby Gala
Live music, silent auction, heavy hors d'oeuvres, open bar - cocktail attire with Great Gatsby theme optional - benefits Dorchester Children's Center
 
Charleston
Summerville
Gala

Dates TBD
Greenwood County Fair
Midway with rides and games, fair food, live music and entertainment
 
Greenwood
Fair

Dates TBD
Handbags for Hope
Featuring 100 unique purses in both silent and live auctions, heavy hors d'oeuvres, drinks - benefits the SC Ovarian Cancer Foundation
 
Greenville
Fashion

Dates TBD
Hardeeville Catfish Festival
Assortment of amusement rides, parade, 5K run/walk, contests, fireworks, food, crafts and family entertainment
 
Hardeeville
Festival

Dates TBD
Hartsville Fiddlers Convention
Many competitions including Bluegrass band, fiddler, guitar, dobro, banjo, and mandolin - benefits Shriners International
 
Hartsville
Convention

Dates TBD
Hilton Head Island Italian Heritage Festival
Held at the Coastal Discovery Museum, this robust celebration of Italian culture includes great food and live entertainment ... plus a grape-stomping contest and a pizza-eating contest!
 
Hilton Head
Festival

Dates TBD
Indie Craft Parade
A celebration of all things handcrafted - hosted by The Makers Collective
 
Greenville
Arts

Dates TBD
Jammin' for Genes
Barbeque and music lawn festival, bring a blanket or chair - benefits the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation
 
Greenwood
Festival

Dates TBD
Jubilee: Festival of Black History & Culture
Hands-on demonstrations from artists and craftsmen, live music, and vendors with African-influenced and traditional merchandise
 
Columbia
Festival

Dates TBD
Komen Race for the Cure
5K run or walk - raises funds and awareness of breast cancer, celebrates breast cancer survivors and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease
 
Greenville
Simpsonville
Sports

Dates TBD
Las Vegas Gala
Enjoy cocktails, buffet of heavy hors d'oeuvres, select beverages, receive $20,000 in Vegas cash which can be used at the gaming tables - benefits Anderson Free Clinic
 
Anderson
Gala

Dates TBD
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
 
Charleston
Festival

Dates TBD
Marlboro County Summerfest
3-day event includes concerts, children's activities, arts and crafts, classic car cruise-in, tours
 
Bennettsville
Festival

Dates TBD
McCormick Gold Rush Festival
Parade, live music, car show, rides, arts and crafts vendors, gold mining
 
McCormick
Festival

Dates TBD
Miles for Meals Charity 5K
5K run for all ages starting at Foster Park - benefits Meals on Wheels of Union County
 
Union
Sports

Dates TBD
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycles - cruises, vendors
 
Myrtle Beach
Sports

Dates TBD
Old Keowee Contra Dance
Dance to live music - benefits the Oconee Heritage Center
 
Clemson
Seneca
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
Open Arms 5K
Sanctioned 5K course through Conestee Park - benefits the Open Arms Foundation
 
Greenville
Sports

Dates TBD
Pamplico Cypress Festival
Classic car shows, amusement rides, arts and crafts, food, local musical talents, pageant, street dances
 
Florence
Pamplico
Festival

Dates TBD
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Month long event includes food, wine gala, concerts, performances, art, family day
 
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts

Dates TBD
Pedal 4 Kids Community Ride
Bike ride is not a race, but a fund raising activity offering rides for cyclists of all ages and abilities - benefits The Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island
 
Hilton Head
Sports

Dates TBD
Quilt Show
Demonstrations, mini-workshops, a boutique, and judging of exhibits
 
Rock Hill
Expo

Dates TBD
Raylrode Daze Festivul
4-day event includes parade, carnival rides, contests, street dances, gunfight show, pet show
 
Orangeburg
Branchville
Festival

Dates TBD
Ride the Tide
4-mile float down the Waccamaw River on any non-motorized flotation device plus post-float party - benefits the Smith Medical Clinic
 
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Sports

Dates TBD
Riverbanks ZOOfari
Live entertainment, enjoy cuisine and cocktails, behind-the-scenes view of the zoo - benefits Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
 
Columbia
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
Rock Out Hunger
Rock out to Drivin' n Cryin' and enjoy tastings from 10 SC distillers - benefits Loaves & Fishes
 
Greenville
Concert

Dates TBD
Rosewood Art & Music Festival
Festival of visual and performing arts with two stages, kids poetry workshop, juried art event, jugglers, puppets, magicians and other performers roaming
 
Columbia
Festival

Dates TBD
Run For Our Troops
5K run/walk - USA Track & Field Certified course - benefits military veterans and first responders that with physical and emotional injuries resulting from their service
 
Columbia
West Columbia
Sports

Dates TBD
SC Moon Fest
Family friendly festival with dragon dances, games and crafts, Chinese cuisine, swords and martial arts, vendors - benefits East Point Academy
 
Columbia
West Columbia
Festival

Dates TBD
SC Pride Festival and Parade
Parade on Main Street followed by festival - supporting the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community
 
Columbia
Festival

Dates TBD
Sandbox At The Stables
Activities include crafts, face painting, bounce house, pony ride, Cowpoke Caper Parade - benefits The Sandbox Children's Museum
 
Hilton Head
Festival

Dates TBD
Sippin' Safari
Wine sampling, restaurant vendors, silent auction and live music while enjoying a stroll through the zoo - benefits the Greenville Zoo Foundation
 
Greenville
Culinary

Dates TBD
Skirmishes for Lexington
3-day American Civil War reenactment and living history event plus demonstrations, speakers, children's activities
 
Columbia
Lexington
Historical

Dates TBD
Sooie
2-day event includes bbq cook-off, live music, kids zone - benefits the Mauldin Cultural Center
 
Greenville
Mauldin
Festival

Dates TBD
South Carolina Apple Festival
5-day event includes, golf tournament, parade, rodeo, contests, live entertainment, arts and craft show, quilt show, children's activities
 
Clemson
Westminster
Festival

Dates TBD
South Carolina International Trade Conference
Networking, education sessions
 
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Convention

Dates TBD
South Carolina State Old Time Fiddling Championship
Senior and junior "old time fiddle" categories, senior and junior "open" categories as well as old-time string band, old-time banjo, and guitar categories
 
Clemson
Pickens
Miscellaneous

Dates TBD
South Carolina Tobacco Festival
4-day event includes contests, BBQ cook-off, live entertainment, kids zone, yard sale, 5K, golf tournament
 
Florence
Lake City
Festival

Dates TBD
South Greenville Fair
Farm animal exhibit and shows, bbq rib cook-off, tractor parade and show, fair queen, flower and art show - hosted by 4-H and FFA
 
Greenville
Simsponville
Fair

Dates TBD
Southern 500 NASCAR Race
NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series teams earn their Darlington Stripes at the track "Too Tough To Tame"
 
Hartsville
Darlington
Sports

Dates TBD
Spartanburg Greek Festival
Shopping bazaar, live music, traditional dancers, children's play area, bake sale and lots of Greek food
 
Spartanburg
Festival

Dates TBD
St John's Greek Festival
Enjoy Greek food, drinks, music, dancing plus a coffee shop, gift shop, vendor booths and children's activities - portion of proceeds benefits local charities
 
Myrtle Beach
Festival

Dates TBD
Sumter County Fair
Amusement rides and games, live entertainment, livestock, art show, flower show, exhibits
 
Sumter
Fair

Dates TBD
Taste of Charleston
Contests, tastings, children's area - benefiting local charities
 
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Culinary

Dates TBD
Tour de Round O
Select from 35, 64, or 100 mile cycling routes - benefit race that goes to a different charity each year
 
Charleston
Round O
Sports

Dates TBD
Uniquely Union Festival
2-day event includes live entertainment, competition cook-offs, kidz zone, vendors
 
Union
Festival

Dates TBD
Upper South Carolina State Fair
Midway with games and rides, live entertainment, agricultural exhibitions
 
Greenville
Fair

Dates TBD
Upstate Forever Preservation Ride
3 bicycle courses (20, 40, or 75 mile routes), lunch, prizes, ride t-shirt and chance to win a new bike - benefit
 
Spartanburg
West Chesnee
Sports

Dates TBD
Wine, Women & Shoes
Designer shopping, food and wine tastings, fashion show - benefits Florence Crittenton Programs of SC
 
Charleston
Downtown Charleston
Fashion

Dates TBD
Wing Fling
An evening of fun and fried goodness, try some wings and vote for your favorite - benefits Greer Relief
 
Greenville
Greer
Culinary

Dates TBD
Zugunruhefest
The Southeast's most comprehensive migration-focused birding festival with demonstrations, children's activities and more - benefits Avian Conservation Center/Center for Birds of Prey
 
Charleston
Awendaw
Festival
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