Florence, SC Exit 160: The 15th Annual South Carolina Pecan Festival is a 10-block 1-day event. This award-winning community festival is held on the first Saturday of November each year, and boasts 8 stages of live entertainment.
You’re sure to go nuts over all the excitement in Downtown Florence. With over 50,000 in attendance and so much to see and do. The festival features incredible live entertainment, with this year being no exception. Their headliner band for the 2018 South Carolina Pecan Festival will be Blood, Sweat & Tears, appearing live on the Sharonview Federal Credit Union Main Stage at 5:30 p.m.
Other highlights include over 250 Food & Craft Vendors, Special Art Demonstrations, a Free Kids Fun Zone, Amusement Rides, Science South on Wheels, Pony Rides, Run Like a Nut 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon, Bike Like a Nut – a Half Metric Century Bike Ride.
You aren’t going to want to miss the Pecan Culinary Cook off, Pecan Pie Bake-off, Chalk Art Competition, an Antique Tractor Show, and the Classic Car & Truck Show and Competition.
The SC Pecan Festival offers a FREE shuttle service from various satellite lots around Florence to the festival grounds all day.