Festivals & Events

Festivals & Events in Lake City, SC
We host many different events throughout the year that are family-friendly and all are culture-filled. These events include: Easter Eggstravaganza, MFBG Beerfest, MFBG Wine Stroll, Hometown Holidays, Artfields, Rhythm & Q's Live Music and BBQ Competition, and much more.
Jun

28

Cocktails & Cuisine

The Stables at The Inn at the Crossroads
Calling all “foodies!” Cocktails & Cuisine is slated to be the premier culinary event in Lake City! Visit Lake City SC has partnered with Crossroads on Main at The Inn at the Crossroads to offer...
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Jul

12

Fiesta Friday

Sauls Street
Fiesta Fridays are celebrations held on The East Main Green at the corner of East Main & Church Streets. With multiple vendors participating to provide tasty food & drinks, lively music, fun...
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Aug

11

Southeast Wedding & Event Expo

The R.O.B.
The Southeast Wedding & Event Expo is the premier wedding show in the Pee Dee area. Presented by Savvy Soiree, the expo is a wonderful opportunity for brides, grooms, and their families to meet and...
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Sep

7

MFBG BeerFest

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
Enjoy beer from over 40 local and regional craft breweries and devour delicious local food truck eats. With your tasting glass in hand, you’ll also experience the botanical garden as a festival...
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Sep

19

SC Tobacco Festival

Village Green
A fun-filled, family friendly weekend originally started topay homage to the tobacco farmers/farms/auctions that meant so much to the economy in the Lake City area. Live bands, local performances...
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Oct

5

Sarracenia

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
Sarracenia, a gathering that has quickly become a signature event at Moore Farms Botanical Garden, features an elegant luncheon and silent auction with all proceeds benefitting an area charity.
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Oct

18

Rhythm & Q's

The R.O.B.
Get ready for Lake City’s annual Rhythm & Q’s BBQ and Live Music Competition, offering $45,000 in total cash prizes! Save these dates because you don’t want to miss Rhythm & Q’s.
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Oct

19

Pee Dee Back Country Days (Fall)

Whitehead Infirmary
Revolutionary war reenactors & demonstrators: Native American, blacksmithing, soap/candle makers, woodcrafts, and Indigo processing.
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Oct

19

Hippie Fest 2019 (Fall Edition)

Cook Farm House
Hippie Fest is a grassroots festival where free-spirited people from across the country gather to celebrate peace, love, and all things groovy!
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Oct

25

Writers in the Round

The Bean Market
Taking a cue from Nashville’s Bluebird Café, this live performance shines the spotlight on Nashville’s hottest songwriters; Frank Rogers, Brent Anderson, Monty Criswell, and Lynn Hutton.
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Oct

26

BOOtanical Garden

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
Get the whole family together and put on your best costumes for an enchanted Halloween afternoon at MFBG. Experience the bewitchingly beautiful garden like never before, while the little ones enjoy...
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Dec

6

Hometown Holidays

Village Green
Mark your calendar for the highly anticipated Hometown Holidays Festival, the first weekend in December in downtown Lake City, South Carolina! Plan to spend your weekend shopping & strolling the...
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Jun

7

Fiesta Friday

Sauls Street
Fiesta Fridays are celebrations held on The East Main Green at the corner of East Main & Church Streets. With multiple vendors participating to provide tasty food & drinks, lively music, fun...
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May

17

May Days Plant Sale & BBQ

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
Come for a day full of fun! Join us for our spring plant sale, delicious BBQ lunch and a beautiful garden. Most activities will happen at the same times on both May 17th and 18th.
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Apr

26

Artfields

Artfields
An annual, nine-day art competition and exhibition in Lake City, ArtFields awards more than $140,000 in cash prizes to artists from across the Southeast. Up to 400 works of art will be on display...
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Apr

27

Pee Dee Back Country Days (Spring)

Whitehead Infirmary
Revolutionary war reenactors & demonstrators: Native American, blacksmithing, soap/candle makers, woodcrafts, and Indigo processing.
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Apr

10

Eggstravaganza

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
More than 10,000 eggs will be laid out throughout the garden for children to hunt. Inside each egg, treasure awaits! Prized golden eggs will be hidden in the garden as well, and the lucky child...
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Apr

6

MFBG Wine Stroll

Moore Farms Botanical Garden
Take in the beauty of Moore Farms Botanical Garden as you sample wines at the garden’s annualWine Stroll event. Sip your way through the garden’s enticing 65 cultivated acres, dotted with vendor...
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Feb

22

Lift Your Voice

The Bean Market
Get ready to “Lift your Voice” in honor of the musical roots and oral traditions of the African American Culture. Held at the Bean Market near Village Green in Lake City.
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Jan

12

Model Train & Vintage Toy Show

The R.O.B.
Multiple vendors with model trains of various gauges for sale, as well as various model train set parts. A variety of operating layouts will be on display, vintage toys too!
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Jan

5

Lake City Polar Plunge

Lake City Community Park
Join us at the new Lake in Lake City for a quick dip in the water - it’s for a good cause - a different charity benefits each year. Benefiting the workers of Pee Dee Thrift...
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Nov

10

Dog Daze

Moore Farms Botanical Gardens
This day’s going to the dogs! Bring your pooch to take a nice stroll through the garden putting you both in a “dog daze.” A professional photographer will be onsite to take pet/owner pictures...
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Nov

3

Lit For Literacy

The R.O.B.
The annual “Lit for Literacy” Jamboree, promotes literacy with fun games and activities for the entire family. The Jamboree’s purpose is to increase the value of literacy within the community by...
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Sep

28

¡Viva! Pee Dee

Greater Lake City Community Resource Center
Music, dancing, food, and fun! Come celebrate the hispanic culture with friends and family. All of this and more will be found at the 2nd Annual ¡Viva! Pee Dee Hispanic Heritage Festival!
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