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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  • Computer coding initiative continues work in downtown Florence

    BY JOHN D. RUSSELL Morning News jrussell@florencenews.com FLORENCE, S.C. – CodeFlo, a new software education initiative at the North Dargan Innovation Center, is getting a boost from the Duke Energy Foundation, through a grant presented at a press conference Monday afternoon.   The fledgling program’s goal is to expand Florence’s technical workforce by giving people [...]

  • New developments coming to downtown Florence

    FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW)-The idea of revitalization isn’t new to Florence. But after a review board this week with Florence city planning and development, more changes are coming soon. News 13 spoke with one investor who says he isn’t done spending money for his community. “I’m a son of this community and I totally believe in [...]

  • Florence City Council approves incentives for business investment downtown

    BY GAVIN JACKSON Morning News gjackson@florencenews.com | Posted: Monday, January 12, 2015 3:53 pm           FLORENCE – In a unanimous vote Monday, Florence City Council voted to provide incentives for another economic development project, with an economic impact of $30 million to the area, to locate in downtown. Florence City Council approved $625,000 in incentives for [...]