Bicentennial

The City of Bennettsville is a delightful rural city, offering a taste of history, architecture, tourism and events, and so much more. Located in the heart of the Pee Dee, Bennettsville has miles of history and scenic views within the city limits. Established in 1819, Bennettsville is celebrating its bicentennial with yearlong festivities during 2019. The city’s small town charm combined with rich traditions and history make Bennettsville a desirable community to visit and live.

Bennettsville Bicentennial

Stay up to date on all Bennettsville Bicentennial events by checking in here, on our calendar or Facebook page!

January

Lynda Randle Concert

January 19, 2019 - Marlboro Civic Center - 7 PM

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

January 19, 2019 - Broad Street, Bennettsville, SC - 12 PM

February

Farewell Angelina Concert

February 15, 2019 - Marlboro Civic Center - 7:30 PM

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March

Marlboro County School District Art Show

March 22 & 23 - Bennettsville Community Center

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April

International Food Festival

April 5, 2019 - Downtown Bennettsville

Bennettsville Hall of Fame Ceremony

April 13, 2019 - Marlboro Civic Center - 8 PM

April

Farm to Town Dinner

April 27, 2019 - Downtown Bennettsville

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May

The Gulf Street Dance

May 25, 2019 - Old Marlboro School Community Center

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June

Shiny Ribs - 2 Hrs From Anywhere Concert

June 8, 2019 - TBD - 8 PM

4th of July Fireworks - 2 Hrs From Anywere Concert

June 29, 2019 - Lake Paul Wallace - 6:30 - 9:30 PM

July

2 Hrs From Anywhere Concert

July 11, 2019 - Bennettsville Community Center - 7 - 10 PM

2 Hrs From Anywhere Concert

July 25, 2019 - Bennettsville Community Center - 7 - 10 PM

August

2 Hrs From Anywhere Concert

August 8, 2019 - Bennettsville Community Center - 7 - 9 PM

Beach Blast - 2 Hrs From Anywhere Concert

August 25 or 31, 2019 -Lake Paul Wallace - 12 PM - 10 PM

September

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October

BFD Fire Prevention Parade

October 12, 2019 - Broad Street - TBD

McArthur Fams Festival

October 18 - 20, 2019 - McArthur Farm

October

Trunk or Treat

October 26, 2019 - Marlboro County Courthouse Square - 3 - 8 PM

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November

Veterans Day Parade

November 11, 2019 - Downtown Bennettsville - TBD

Scarecrow Fest

November 23, 2019 - S. Marlboro St. & Fayetteville Ave.

December

"The Nutcracker" Columbia City Ballet

December 7, 2019 - Marlboro Civic Center - 7:30 PM

Bicentennial Christmas Parade

December 14, 2019 - Broad Street