Featured Downtown Events

Florence Downtown is buzzing with excitement as development continues every day.

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  • City Center Farmers Market

    The City Center Farmers Market offers a wonderful array of delicious South Carolina grown products. Happening weekly on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Florence After Five

    The Florence After Five Concert Series happens the final Friday every month. Experience local music, local food & beverages, and FREE admission!

  • South Carolina Pecan Festival

    2016 South Carolina Pecan Festival Vendor Applications are now open! The deadline to submit is August 31, 2016.

  • Downtown Florence Incentive & Grant Programs

    Learn more about incentive and grant programs available for property and business owners in Downtown Florence.

  • North Dargan Innovation Center

    Giving small businesses a place to grow! Now registering for CodeFlo!

  • Art Trail Gallery

    The Art Trail Gallery is on hiatus until renovations are complete at its new and permanent home located at 142 N. Dargan Street.

Keep Up with Downtown

Read about current happenings in the Florence Downtown blog.

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  • Oktoberfest 2016 UPDATE

    Oktoberfest 2016 UPDATE

              UPDATED 10/04/2016 The annual Oktoberfest in Downtown Florence that was scheduled for this Saturday, October 8th has been rescheduled due to the pending inclement weather. The new date will be Friday, November 18th  from 5:30-10:00 p.m. Ray Reich, Downtown Development Manager for the City of Florence stated, “the chance of being able [...]

  • Important Pecan Festival Information:

    Important Pecan Festival Information:

            The deadline to submit an application for food, arts and crafts, retail, and non-profit vendor spaces is WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31. In order to avoid a late application fee, all vendor applications must be postmarked no later than August 31, 2016. Applications post-marked after August 31 will incur a late application fee [...]

  • Redevelopment Grant Deadline Set for October 7, 2016

    The Florence Downtown Development Office announced today that the Business Redevelopment and Historic Building Grant Program application deadline will be on Friday, October 7, 2016 for second  quarter consideration. All applications must be delivered no later than 5:00 p.m. Applications may be turned in to the City of Florence Downtown Development Office located on the 2nd floor [...]