2018 South Carolina Pecan Festival

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Ariana Sanchez
October 12, 2018

When you think of Southern flavors, you just might think of a classic pecan pie. If this is what you think of, and you love pecans, than you’ll certainly want to attend this year’s Pecan Festival Florence, SC. Stay at local quality inns and suites and be close to all that Florence, SC has to offer, including the Pecan Festival taking place on November 3rd in Downtown Florence.

Being around for 15 years, the Pecan Festival is back and better than ever. This local favorite festival is held every year on the first Saturday of November in Downtown Florence. In fact, every year, there are over 50,000 in attendance. There are always a number of fun activities to enjoy from live entertainment to special art demonstrations. The pecan festival is much more than just showcasing this wonderful nut. There will also be over 250 Food and Craft Vendors featuring pecan eats as well as other locally crafted arts and crafts. There will also even be an antique tractor show and car show and competition.

The fun still doesn’t end there though. Other fun activities to enjoy include the cook off competition, the chalk art competition and all the amusement rides! If you have kids, be sure they check out the FREE Kids Zone where they can enjoy a number of activities and arts and crafts. Your kids can bounce around in the inflatable castle, face paint, and past years have even included an exotic animal farm with Petting Zoo USA. During the festival, there will also be a 10k, a 5k, half marathon races, and even a half metric century bike ride! The annual pecan festival is truly more than just a celebration of pecans, it’s a celebration of community and family fun. This year, don’t miss out on the 15th annual Pecan Festival taking place on November 3rd in Downtown Florence.

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