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Juried Youth Art Show & Exhibit

Presented by the Arts Council of Greenwood County

The South Carolina Festival of Flowers Juried Youth Art Show was established in 2015 as a sanctioned event in coincidence with the festival, with funding attributed to an established endowment in the name of the late, Virginia Self.

The annual show will be on display in the Reception Hall at The Arts Center from May 30 - June 8, 2019 with an opening reception scheduled for Thursday, June 6 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. for all included entrants.


Business Hours: Mon-Fri, 10 am - 5 pm Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm
For more information, contact Jennifer A. Smith,, 864.953.2462

Exhibit Reception & Awards: 
Thursday, June 6 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. with Awards Ceremony at 6:00 p.m.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC with refreshments provided.

ENTRY DEADLINE: MAY 17, 2019 - all works must be delivered to:
The Arts Center (120 Main Street)

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Blooming Uptown Live Concert with ELovation Band
5:30 PM17:30

Blooming Uptown Live Concert with ELovation Band


Featuring ELoveation!

There is no better place to enjoy an outdoor concert than the Uptown Market. Join Festival fans as we partner with Uptown Greenwood.

Free Admission!
Food and Concessions Available.


This years entertainment will feature “ELoveation.” They are a South Carolina based band that is quickly gaining recognition for their intense musical energy, versatile vocals, sensational style and dynamic sound. The Eloveation experience is a show is like no other. They allow the audience to become absorbed by their high energy and style. Eloveation is an eight-piece outfit with a lead guitar, bass, keyboards, drums and outstanding vocals..

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Friday, June 7th
5:30 p.m. 
Free Admission



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5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run
8:00 AM08:00

5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run

Join us for one of the most fun 5K runs and 1 mile fun run!

Saturday, June 8, 2019 

You will start out from the soccer field, then go on the Capsugel track, and then out to the Greenwood Rails to Trails and back. 

5k Certified Course: Capsugel Running Track & Greenwood Rails to Trails / Timing by: Racing Toes

$ Cash Prizes $

Overall Winning Male/Female & Masters Male/Female Winners will receive $100.
2nd Place winners will receive $50.

Race Packet Pick-up: 
6:15 a.m. at the Jeff May Sports Complex

Entry Fee:

$25/5K; $25/1-Mile Fun Run/Walk if received by June 1, 2019 online or by mail.

$30, June 6 & 7 – pay with cash or check ONLY at the Greenwood Chamber, 110 Phoenix St, Greenwood, SC 29646.

$30, June 8 (day of event) - pay on site at the Jeff May Complex

T-shirts guaranteed to all pre-registrants thru May 29th, 2019.

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Kidfest 2019
9:00 AM09:00

Kidfest 2019

Exciting Performances and Entertainment the whole family can enjoy!


Bring the whole family to Kidfest!

Wildlife Geeks

Enjoy the Wildlife Geeks, Chuck Alberding, will be showcasing an incredible variety animals for the kids to experience and discover. Chuck introduces his entourage of mammals, snakes, reptiles, and amphibians to kids of all ages. His presentation focuses on the unique characteristics and habitat of the animals as well as the importance of conservation of all species. Kidfest will also include karate demonstrations, dance performances, activities, exhibits, face painting plus the Uptown Market Splash pad for your kids to enjoy.

Schedule of Entertainment - TBA

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48th Annual Auto Show Presented by Emerald City AACA
9:30 AM09:30

48th Annual Auto Show Presented by Emerald City AACA

Hosted by Emerald City Region, AACA
Benefits Greenwood County Veterans Memorial
Pre-registration for Vehicles - $15, Day of Show - $20

Top 20 Trophies Awarded by Popular Vote of Show Participants, Club Participation Award.  Club Judged: Longest distance, Best Paint, Best Interior, Best Truck, Best Orphan, Best Vintage (Pre-WWll), Best Chevrolet, Best Mopar, Best Ford, Best Foreign Car, Best of Show.  

Registration from 9:30 a.m. - 12 noon.

Goodie bags to first 50 entries--first come, first served. 

To register mail registration form to: Michael Johnson, 116 Crabapple Way, Greenwood, SC 29649.

For more information contact: Lewis, 864-227-3446, Jim, 864-506-3042 or Eric, 864-223-0541.
All cars and trucks welcome! 50/50 Drawing Raffle, prizes and music! 

Free for spectators.

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1:00 PM13:00

Little Miss & Wee Little Miss Contest - Flotilla on Lake Greenwood

Enter Today!

Little Miss & Wee Little Miss Flotilla Contests


2017 Little Miss Flotilla, 6 - 10 years old
2017 Wee Little Miss Flotilla, 2 - 5 years old  
2:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Bringing back this popular event to Celebrate our 50th Anniversary.

Bringing back this popular event to Celebrate our 50th Anniversary.

An Event of the SC Festival of Flowers Flotilla on Lake Greenwood

Sunday, June 4, 2017
1:30 p.m - 5:00 p.m. 

Fellowship Camp & Conference Center
457 Camp Fellowship Road
Waterloo, SC

Music by Greenwood’s very own:
The Bonnie Situation


Contestant Information:

  • 2017 Little Miss Flotilla, 6 - 10 years old
  • 2017 Wee Little Miss Flotilla, 2 - 5 years old  
  • All registrants will receive a # at registration.
  • There will be a 1st and 2nd place in each division.
  • Winners will receive a sash in recognition of their achievement.
  • All participants (who do not place) will receive a rose for entering.
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Little Miss Flotilla *
Wee Little Miss Flotilla *
Parent/Guardian *
By checking you give your permission to enter this child in the contest.
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Dinosaur Discovery Exhibit
10:00 AM10:00

Dinosaur Discovery Exhibit

A Prehistoric Journey Where Dinosaurs Ruled!

The Museum is thrilled very excited about our summer exhibit this year, Dinosaur Discovery. It comes to us from the Virginia Museum of Natural History, and includes a life-size Triceratops, a large digging pit that kids can actually dig up fossils in, and an extensive maze that explores the habitats of dinosaurs. 

Come visit us and step back in time on our second floor of The Museum. Lots of wonder for both kids and adults!  

Admission is free.

The Museum is open to the public
Wednesdays – Saturdays
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Kidfest 2017
9:00 AM09:00

Kidfest 2017

Get ready for a wildly entertaining show, "Dakota and Friends!" 

Join us for a WILD, unique and educational experience with our featured performer, “Dakota and Friends,” the ultimate dinosaur entertainer with six different dinosaurs, exploding volcanoes, natural habitats for the dinosaurs and much more!

Dakota and Friends is a dinosaur roadshow with a mission! Our mission is to get our dinosaurs to any and all the kids who want to see them. We have realistic Dinosaurs that we use for entertainment and education.

We also offer unique Dinosaur programs that can bring out the curiosity in any child of any age. From a Hatching Baby Dinosaur to a dinosaur that can dance, to a T. Res Head big enough to swallow you whole.

In addition, this year's Kidfest will feature games, interactive activities, emergency vehicles, face painting, plus the splash pad for kids to play in, and many different performances for everyone to enjoy.

9:00 a.m. - 12 Noon, Saturday, June 3

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