Lake Warren State Park

For schedule of events, call 803-943-5051

Hampton County Recreation Dept.

For schedule of events, call 803-943-2857

Upcoming Hampton County, SC Events

April 27, 2019
Little Buddies Fishing Program

Free event at Lake Warren State Park for children 15 and under (must be accompanied by an adult) to promote the fun of fishing. Lunch provided and awards ceremony to follow. Begins at 7:30 a.m. Contact (803) 943-5051

May 6, 9-12, 2018
Furman May Festival

Hosted by the Town of Furman. Communities from throughout the area gather for the Parade, Vendors, Softball Tournament, Gospel Concert, Street Dance and good old Southern food. Highlight of the festival is plaiting of the maypole by the youth in the town. Contact (803) 441-6466; Vendors (803) 625-4806
hampton county events

May 26 - June 2, 2018
Gifford June Festival

Hosted by the Town of Gifford. Similar to a huge family reunion of friends and neighbors, this festival held annually recognizes the day when residents first learned of the Emancipation Proclamation. Events include Softball Tournament, Gospel Concert, Parade, Arts and Crafts and lots of food. Contact (803) 625-2712

June 15-24, 2018
76th Annual Watermelon Festival

Join the family fun by participating in South Carolina's oldest continuing festival. Events include Youth Parade, Children's Day, Taste of Hampton, Pet Show, 5K Run, Watermelon Eating Contest, Watermelon Judging Contest, Arts and Crafts, Street Dance, Parade that stretches from Varnville to Hampton and much more.

September 13-16, 2018
Yemassee Shrimp Festival

Hosted by the Town of Yemassee. Event highlights are Lighted Boat Parade, Mud Run, Talent Show, Beauty Pageant, Arts and Crafts, entertainment and much more. Shrimp cooked to perfection is in abundance. Contact (843) 599-3210

November 1-3, 2018
Estill Fall Festival

The annual Estill Fall Festival features many events, including a Gospel Program, Talent Show, Fashion Show, Senior Fun Day, Street Dance, Parade and many more attractions. Contact (803) 625-3243

December, 2018
Hometown Christmas Celebration

Sponsored by the Hampton County Chamber of Commerce, Town of Hampton and numerous local businesses. Celebration that features music, holiday spirit and a colorful youth parade. Visit with Santa and enjoy activities on Lee Avenue in Downtown Hampton. Contact 803-914-2143

January 1, 2019
First Day Hike

Happy New Year! Start your New Year's resolution out on the right foot and hit a state park trail. Hike the 1.25 mile nature trail and along the way stop and learn about nature topics related to the park. This walk promises to be invigorating to the mind and body! Contact (803-943-5051)

Mailing Address: PO Box 122, Hampton, SC 29924
Physical Address: 200 Jackson Avenue East, Hampton, SC 29924
Phone: 803-914-2143

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