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Monday, November 28, 2016

tis the Season....

December is here and Camden is ready. The lights are twinkling down Main Street and the clock house tower is lit like a Christmas Tree! Camden's Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place Thursday, December 1 at 6:00pm. After that, holiday offerings don't...
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Monday, November 21, 2016

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

We wish you and yours a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday.
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Monday, November 7, 2016

Get Ready for the Colonial Cup!

It's almost here! The 47th running of the Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup takes place on Saturday, November 19th. The week before the race is filled with activities. The 3rd Annual Oysters & BBQ takes place Thursday night and all proceeds from...
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Monday, October 17, 2016

October is going out with a BANG!!

The rest of October is full of great events! Check out our Event Calendar for all the listings. On Saturday, Oct. 22, the United Way of Kershaw County is holding the 6th Annual Chili Cook-off and the Kershaw County Farmers Market is holding a Farm...
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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Events Updates - Hurricane Matthew

Due to Hurricane Matthew, Old McCaskill Farm's Fall Farm Day is being postponed until October 15th. The Farm Day WILL be held on October 15th. The Kershaw County Farmer's Market Fall Festival is being postponed until November 12. The Carolina...
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Monday, October 3, 2016

Carolina Blues and Fall Harvest Festivals

The Carolina Downhome Blues Festival opens Thursday, October 6 in beautiful downtown Camden. This is the 20th year for the festival. This year, music lovers have the chance to hear more than 20 artists in venues around Camden. This three day event...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

A VERY Busy Sunday

This Sunday, October 2, is going to be filled with activities in downtown Camden. Columbia Children's Theatre is presenting "Duck for President" at the Fine Arts Center.
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Friday, September 2, 2016

Hurricane Hike 2016

Can you CUT it? The 6.2 mile hike, complete with a 45 pound backpack, will take place on Saturday in downtown Camden. Hundreds of participants from the State Guard, National Guard, the military, the Citadel, and first responders will be...
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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Family Science Night at Historic Camden

Friday, August 12 , Historic Camden invites everyone to join them for a family night at the newly restored McCaa's Tavern. This free event will allow visitors to explore 18th science through hands-on activities, experiments, and discussion from 8pm...
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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Camden Archives & Museum

This is the last month to view The Campbell Street Story: Camden's African American Tour at the Camden Archives & Museum. The Campbell Street exhibit is the story of the men, women, and children who worked, lived, and played on and near Campbell...
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Have a safe and happy Independence Day

Celebrate the 4th in the place we call home! During the American Revolution, Camden was the scene of two major battles between the Continental Army and the British forces. In the August 1780 Battle of Camden , the British routed the American army...
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Find Waldo in Camden in July!

The famous children's book character is visiting twenty-five local businesses in our community next month. If you spot him, you can win a prize, including buttons, book coupons, and more. Waldo figures will be well hidden in local business...
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Monday, June 6, 2016

This Week in Camden and Kershaw County (June 6, 2016)

This week in Camden, Hermitage Farm Shooting Sports is the host for the South Carolina Sporting Clays Association's 2015-16 Circit Shoot #10 . If you'd rather have fun indoors, the Fine Arts Center's Camden ART Honors Show is on exhibit until June...
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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Summer Time Fun!

SUMMER is here and we're ushering in the season with a Bass Fishing League's 2016 Tournament on the beautiful Lake Wateree. Final registration is on June 3 so head on over to Wal-Mart on DeKalb Street to register. If you'd rather have fun indoors,...
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Monday, May 23, 2016

Get ready for a great Memorial Day weekend in Kershaw County!

The weekend kick-offs with a bang at Shull Pavilion! The Finally Friday Free Concert Series will feature local band BLYSS . On Saturday the SC Palomino Exhibitors Association will host their Summer Sizzler at the SC Equine Park. At the Camden...
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