Featured Downtown Events

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

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  • Art Trail Gallery

    The Art Trail Gallery features art and artisan creations from artists all over the Pee Dee Region and is also home to the FRAA and PDAG.

  • North Dargan Innovation Center

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

  • Rediscovering Downtown Membership

    FDDC would like you to join us in our revitalization efforts of Historic Downtown Florence.

  • South Carolina Pecan Festival

    Stay tuned on how you can be a part of the 2015 South Carolina Pecan Festival.

  • Florence After Five

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

  • Downtown Farmers Market

    The downtown farmers market offers a wonderful array of delicious South Carolina grown products. Happening weekly — every Wednesday — 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Keep Up with Downtown

Read about current happenings in the Florence Downtown blog.

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  • Design Review Board approves façade renovations in Florence

    Design Review Board approves façade renovations in Florence

    BY GAVIN JACKSON Morning News gjackson@florencenews.com | Posted: Thursday, July 9, 2015 5:30 pm FLORENCE, S.C. – Several façades soon will change in the downtown area following city Design Review Board action Wednesday. The DRB approved two certificates of appropriateness for façade renovations on two buildings in the Historic Overlay District and deferred action on [...]

  • With downtown progress comes some parking inconveniences

    Editorial Board  | Posted: Thursday, July 2, 2015 5:30 am          A new and improved downtown Florence continues to be under construction. Until now, construction has not been disruptive to parking. That has changed. Parking in the downtown district is in a state of transition. What was good will be good, but in the next year, [...]

  • The Embers to play at Friday’s Florence After Five

    Local reports | Posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 8:34 pm            FLORENCE, S.C. – The Embers will be the featured band at Friday’s Florence After Five free downtown concert.   The event will begin at 5:30 p.m., and The Embers will play at 6 p.m.   Food and beverages will be available and can be purchased [...]