Upcoming Events

Jul 8 - 10 , 2015

AME Leadership Conference

African Methodist Episcopal Church Christian Leadership Conference

July 8-10, 2015
Florence Civic Center

Welcome AME attendees to Florence!

Visit ame7.org for conference details.

  • Jul 8 - 10 , 2015

  • Arena, Ballroom, Meeting Rooms

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Jul 18 - 19 , 2015

Independence Games

Crossfit Event to Honor Our Heroes

The INDEPENDENCE GAMES are back with more athletes, more vendors, and more prizes. We're still in the largest indoor venue of any GG event in the Carolinas and this year's event won't disappoint. This year's WODs will again have some "hero" influence to honor our veterans as well as some other twisted workouts to challenge competitors from every division. Individuals (scaled,RX,masters) will compete on Saturday July 18th and Teams (scaled and Rx: M/M, M/F, F/F) will be competing on July 19th.

Check-in will be at 7am for both days & the Start-Time will be at 9:00am for both days.

For more information or to register, click here.

  • Jul 18 - 19 , 2015

  • Arena

  • Registration Info:
    Reg Opens: January 22nd at 9am
    Reg Ends: July 8th at 7pm
    Individual: Early $95
    Team: Early $190
    Divisions: Rx, Scaled & Masters

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Jul 18 , 2015

South Carolina Music Awards

8th Annual SCMA Gala

The 8th Annual South Carolina Music Awards will be held in the city of Florence for the first time on Saturday, July 18th at the Florence Civic Center. The 2015 SC Music Awards will be hosted by Comedian Mad Weasel and honoring a diverse artistic musical talent that embodies the Carolina culture.

  • Red Carpet begins at 3:00pm
  • SCMA Awards Ceremony begins at 5:00pm

The weekend gala will include networking, events around the community, as well as breath-taking performances of a variety of musical talent; from R&B, Rock, Jazz, Country, Hip-Hop and Gospel. The South Carolina Music Awards is known for setting trends for others to follow. Within its niche, the SCMA will aim to expose the incredible richness of Carolina’s music and culture.

Click HERE for more info and press release including a list of 2015 award recipients.

Dress code is trendy (please no tees). Don't miss the 8th annual celebration of South Carolina's premier award show!

Click HERE to watch the 2015 award nominees video. Cast your votes at SCMusicAwards.com

  • Jul 18 , 2015

  • The Uptown Ballroom

  • GA $25 & VIP $45

  • General Admission Tickets are $25.00. A limited number of VIP Admission is available for $45.00.

THUMB 100x80 Party Celebrate Reunion
Jul 19 , 2015

Wells Family Reunion

Private Event

  • Jul 19 , 2015

  • Pee Dee Room

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Jul 25 , 2015

Pastor Installation Banquet

Pastor Installation Banquet

Private Event

  • Jul 25 , 2015

  • Ballroom

Jul 31 - Aug 2 , 2015

Pee Dee Deer Classic

South Carolina's Largest Outdoor Show

Make plans now to join us for the 22nd Annual Pee Dee Deer Classic and bring the entire family to South Carolina's Largest Outdoor Show.

Pee Dee Deer Classic
July 31 - August 2, 2015

Friday 1:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-7:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm

Come explore the 65,000 Sq Ft. filled with Deer Hunting Products, Camo, Tree Stands, Archery, Guns, Truck Accessories, Outfitters, Knives, Taxidermy, & Much More!

For more information visit peedeedeerclassic.com

Attention Vendors
Join the 22nd Annual Pee Dee Deer Classic to showcase your products and services to thousands in attendance.  Download the vendor forms and reseve your booth space today.

  • Jul 31 - Aug 2 , 2015

  • Full Facility

  • Adults $10.00, Children 7-12 $3.00, Children 6 & under Free

    Admission tickets sold at the door.  Free Parking.

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Aug 3 , 2015

Summer Jam 2015

Rae Sremmurd, Silento, T-Wayne & many more!

Florence and surrounding areas, get ready for a HOT summer and a SMOKIN’ HOT lineup at SUMMER JAM 2015!

Don’t miss the hottest concert event of the summer featuring Rae Sremmurd, and special guests Silento plus T-Wayne, also performing Exit 21, Karma, and Mo Beatz.

  • Aug 3 , 2015

  • Arena

  • $25, $36, $46, VIP $125

  • Reserved Seats: $25.00, $36.00, $46.00. VIP Seating w/ Artist *Meet & Greet $125.00.  -additional fees may apply  *meet & greet with Silento, creator of "Whip / Nae Nae", premium seating, picture and autograph session

THUMB 100x80 Wedding and Reception
Aug 8 , 2015

Thompson-Leonard Wedding & Reception

Thompson-Leonard Wedding & Reception Celebration

Private Event

  • Aug 8 , 2015

  • Ballroom

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Aug 10 , 2015

FSD1 Back to School Convocation

Welcome back teachers, faculty & staff!

Florence School District 1 ignites the new school year and welcomes all teachers with the "Back to School Convocation" and State of the District Address beginning at 8am at the Florence Civic Center.

For more information visit fsd1.org

  • Aug 10 , 2015

  • Arena

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Aug 12 , 2015

NEEDTOBREATHE ‚óŹ Tour De Compadres



NEEDTOBREATHE comes to Florence, SC for their first North American headlining tour of 2015.  Dubbed “Tour De Compadres,” the 40 city run supports the GRAMMY-nominated rock band’s latest album, “RIVERS IN THE WASTELAND,” and will land in Florence, SC on August 12th. The aptly named tour sees NEEDTOBREATHE bringing out some of their best friends for this special nights. Switchfoot, Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors and Colony House complete an incredible lineup.

  • Aug 12 , 2015

  • $25, $35, $45, $75

  • Reserved seating: $25.00, $35.00, $45.00 and $75.00 price levels. Additional fees apply.

    $1.00 per ticket sold will go to the Palmetto Medical Initiative - PMI palmettomedical.org