Monthly Archives: September 2011

South Carolina Humanities Festival Heads to Sumter

Strap yourself in, now—this is going to be a long read!  But when a long-established statewide event comes to Sumter, there’s no way to compress it into any sort of quick bite.  Stick with me, and I hope you’ll agree … Continue reading

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Just in case…

…you had not heard, the Sumter Shaw Street Fest for tonight has been cancelled.  Although it looks beautiful outside right now, it was a very nasty morning and early afternoon, and the forecast did not look promising.  The City was … Continue reading

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Coming Attractions

This is such a busy time of year for the Sumter community, there is neither time nor space to detail every single thing that’s going to be happening within the next couple of weeks.  Several of the bigger events have … Continue reading

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Prepare for a Harvest…of Good Times!

Friday, September 23rd marks the first day of autumn this year…a new season, bringing fall-themed activities to the Sumter area.  With temperatures hovering around the low-to-mid 80’s for a few weeks to come, the weather is perfect to get out … Continue reading

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A Little Night Music

Back by popular demand, the Sumter Opera House is pleased to announce a return engagement of pianist David Osborne on Thursday, September 29, 2011.  Presented by Galloway & Moseley Fine Jewelers, “A Night to Remember” will delight music lovers with … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget…

Tickets are still available for the Sumter Green Fall Feast (tomorrow night!), but they are going fast!  Get yours today at the Swan Lake Visitors Center for $25.00 each.  Any tickets remaining unsold will be available at the door on … Continue reading

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Sumter Shaw Street Fest Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Where, oh where, does the time go?  It doesn’t seem possible that September 23rd, 2011 will mark the TENTH annual Sumter Shaw Street Fest.  From the get-go, it’s been Sumter’s biggest block party, with attendance in the thousands and growing … Continue reading

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