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  • Christmas In The City and Tree Lighting
  • Christmas Parade
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ``I Have a Dream`` Celebration
  • Rosie's Easter Bash
  • Red Rose Festival
  • Finally Fridays
  • Community Yard Sale
  • Crows On Main
  • Boo Fun Fest

  • Click here for 2018 Christmas Parade

    Click Here To View More Event Pictures On Our Facebook Page

  • Click Here for the 2018 Christmas Parade Application

    2017 CHRISTMAS PARADE WINNERS

    Best use of Theme:  Dance Works

     

    Brightest: Cub Scouts Pack #82

    Most Original: Pentecostal Holiness Church

    Most Spirit:  Haile Goldmine with Buford Middle Cheerleaders

    Click Here To View More Event Pictures On Our Facebook Page

  • MLK Essay Contest 2018

    MLK-parade-application-2019

    Please note that the Ceremony will be at Barr Street Auditorium, 612 E Meeting St Lancaster SC 29720

    Congratulations to winners of the MLK Celebration Parade.

    Best Sound Chester County Sheriff’s Office

    Best Band Clinton Elementary School World Drumming Ensemble

    Most Spirit Community Playhouse of Lancaster County

    Most Creative University of South Carolina Lancaster


    See our pics from 2017 on our Facebook Page

  • Contact Joe Timmons at events@lancastercitysc.com for questions

  • 2019 Red Rose Festival

    May 17 &18, 20198

    RAIN OR SHINE EVENT!

    The Red Rose Festival,  Lancaster’s Signature Event, Returns May 17-18,2019

    Everything will be coming up roses when the ninth annual Red Rose Festival sets the stage for a weekend of free family fun in the Cultural Arts District of the Red Rose City.  There is no admission fee for the popular two-day music festival, which also features children’s rides and activities, arts and crafts, food vendors, Red Rose Photography Contest, and much more.  The festival opens 6pm Friday, May 17 with an official welcome from the Main Street stage.  

    Make plans now to come to See Lancaster, S.C. on May 17 & 18 , 2019 with your friends and family to start your summer season with downtown festivities and fun.  For more information, visit www.lancastercitysc.com, email events@lancastercitysc.com, or call 803-286-1145.

  • The Last Friday in each month June to September.

    6PM-9PM

    Behind Lancaster City Hall

    The annual FREE outdoor concert series begins in June and finishes off in September.  Each event averages 150-250citizens and non-citizens traveling from neighboring areas for an enjoyable evening of music, food and entertainment.  So mark your calendars for next year, for it will only get better from here!

    For Further information, please contact Joe Timmons III at events@lancastercitysc.com   

  • September 8, 2018

    7 AM- Noon

    Inside the Exhibit Hall at the Fair Grounds 823 Main St Lancaster SC, 29720

    $10 for a 10×10 Space

    Please Contact  The American Legion at 803-283-2394

  • Please Go Vote Downtown Lancaster, SC

    2018 First Place – The City of Lancaster Police Department

    2018 Second Place – Youth Build

    2018 Third Place – Auto Exteriors

    2018 People’s Choice Award

    The Craft Stand

     Click Here for Scarecrow Photos

  • This annually anticipated event offers family-friendly fun for all ages from 6-8 pm on Saturday October 27, 2018.  Kids will enjoy free games and rides, candy and snacks, costume contest with multiple categories, music and more!  Held at 216 South Catawba Street, Visitors to the Cultural Arts District will find activities such as dog’s costume contest, “Smoke House”, “Glass House”, along with traditional “Halloween” fun such as trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating contest.

    Costume Contest Categories

    2018 Winners

    Best Pet Costume

    Best Baby Costume

    Best Couple Costume

    Scariest Costume

    Funniest Costume

    Most Unique Costume

    Best Handcrafted Costume

    Contact Joe Timmons at events@lancastercitysc.com for questions