FESTIVAL & EVENTS

JANUARY 2020


Grand American Hunt – Orangeburg
January 4 & 5
Orangeburg County Chamber of Commerce
(803) 534-6821 or (800) 545-6153

Blue Grass Jamming in January – Springfield
January 18th
Usually held in Mid January
(803) 258-3152

MAY 2020


Orangeburg Festival of Roses Street Dance – Orangeburg
May 1st, 6:00 pm – until
(803) 531-6186

Orangeburg Festival of Roses – Orangeburg
May 1st – 3rd
Always held the weekend before Mother’s Day.
Family fun and entertainment including music, sports, races, arts and crafts, and much more!
Admission is free.
Orangeburg County Chamber of Commerce
(803) 534-6821 or (800) 545-6153

8th Annual Car Show on the Square – Orangeburg
May 2nd
DORA, Memorial Plaza
(803)531-6186

Memorial Day Service – Norway
May 25th, 10:00 am
(803) 263-4300

Downtown Farmers Market – Orangeburg
Every Tuesday, 3:30 pm until 6 pm
May 26th until August 11th. New this year, one Saturday morning per month from 9:00 am -12:00 noon on June 13th, July 11th, and August 8th.

AUGUST 2020


Big Daddy Fishing Event – Santee
TBA
Santee State Park
(803) 854-2408

NOVEMBER 2020


Springfield Defends Fruitcake – Springfield
November 14th
Springfield, SC
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sylvia Hiers (803)258-3764

2020 Homecoming Week & Founder Day – Orangeburg
Claflin University Campus
November 15th – 21th
(803) 535-5751

Junior Service League Holiday Market – Orangeburg
TBA, Orangeburg, The Cinema
Olivia Smith (803) 837-0964

Orangeburg’s Christmas Program & Downtown Tree Lighting – Orangeburg
TBA
Stevenson Auditorium
Downtown Christmas lights will be turned on after the program.
(803) 531-6186

Children’s Garden Christmas & Kid’s Walk – Orangeburg
TBA
Drive through a beautiful, animated light display at the Edisto Memorial Gardens. Enjoy a stroll through the Kid’s Walk that features interactive light displays.
No admission fee
(803) 533-6020

Eutawville Thanksgiving Day Parade – Eutawville
November 20, at 10:00 am
(803) 492-3374

MARCH 2020


Trash to Treasures – Elloree
Community Yard Sale
March 14th
Elloree, Town Hall
(803) 897-2821

St. Patricks Day Festival – Orangeburg
March 13th, 6:00 pm – until
Orangeburg, Memorial Plaza – Square
DORA (803) 531-6186

Elloree Trials Thoroughbred and Quarter-Horse Flat – Elloree
March 21st
A tradition of flat racing for more than 50 years, this event features 10 to 12 races.
Admission price varies.
Elloree Training Center
(803) 897-2616

JUNE 2020


Farm to Table Dinner – Orangeburg
TBD
1100 Block of Russel Street
Orangeburg, SC

SEPTEMBER 2020


Bowman Harvest Festival – Bowman
Sept. 11th – 13th
Downtown Bowman
(803) 829-2666

Trash to Treasures – Elloree
(Community Yard Sale)
TBA
Elloree, Town Hall
(803) 897-2821

Raylrode Daze Festivul – Branchville
Sept. 20th -27th
Branchville, SC
Celebrating the history of being the oldest railroad junction in the world with a parade on the 25 at 11:00 am, entertainment, live bands, and a street dance, cancan girls, gunfighters, arts and crafts, a carnival and more.
Admission is free.
Tom Jennings, (803) 274-8831/8876

DECEMBER 2020


Claflin University Concert Choir presents – “Messiah”
TBA 
7:00 pm
Stevenson Auditorium

Holly Hill Christmas Festival
December 11th, 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
December 12th, 9:00 am -6:00 pm
Town Hall, (803) 496-3330

Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting, Norway 
December 6, 4:00 pm
Linda Childers (803) 897-3353

Orangeburg County Christmas Parade
December 6th, 4:00 pm
Orangeburg County Chamber of Commerce
(803) 534-6821

First Sunday December, Springfield
December 6
Springfield at Railroad Platform
First Sunday in December. Tree Lighting, and arrival of Santa!
Contact Sylvia Hiers
(803) 258-3764 or Springfield Town Hall, (803) 258-3152

The Nutcracker Presented by the Orangeburg Civic Ballet
TBA
Friday – School Performances
Saturday – 7:30 pm
Sunday – 3:00 pm

Small Town Christmas, Elloree 
December 13th
(803) 897-2821

Christmas Parade, Elloree 
December 13th
6:00 pm
(803) 897-2821

Country Christmas Supper, Springfield
December 12th
Old Springfield High School, Springfield
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
(803) 258-3152

Christmas at the North Pole, North
TBA
Town of North
Parade: 10:00 am
Tree Lighting: 5:30 pm

Bowman Christmas Parade
December 13, 7:00 pm
(803) 829-2666

Branchville Christmas Parade
December 20th
(803) 274-8820

APRIL 2020


Governor’s Frog Jump – Springfield
April 10th & 11th
Held Easter weekend annually, this event features a carnival, food, crafts, a parade, entertainment, games, frog jump, egg strike, and an egg hunt.
Springfield Town Hall
(803) 258-3152

JULY 2020


July 4th Independence Day Program/Picnic – Elloree
Elloree, SC
(803) 897-2821

July 4th Patriotic Celebration & Fireworks – Springfield
Springfield, SC
Sylvia Hiers, (803) 258-3764 or
Springfield Town Hall, (803) 258-3152

OCTOBER 2020


Orangeburg County Fair – Orangeburg
October 6th – 11th
Orangeburg County Fairgrounds
(803) 534-0358

Taste of Orangeburg – Orangeburg
TBA
On the Square, Russell Street.
A variety of restaurants and vendors from around the city feature samples of their cuisine.
12:00 noon – 3:00 pm. Free Admission.
(803) 531-6186

Homecoming at South Carolina State University – Orangeburg
TBA, Orangeburg
(803)536-7061

Trunk Or Treat – Bowman
October 31
Bowman Town Hall
6:00 pm
(803) 829-2666

Trunk Or Treat – Elloree
October 31
Joe Miller Park, Elloree Town Hall
(803) 897-2821

Jack on the Track – Springfield
October 31, Springfield
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

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