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S.C. State Fair brings back “Carolina Lights” drive-through holiday light show

The South Carolina State Fair will usher in the holiday season with its third annual downtown drive-through holiday light show, Carolina Lights, Dec. 4-26 at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds.

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The South Carolina State Fair welcomes more than 20,000 guests on opening day

The 152nd anniversary South Carolina State Fair opened its gates to an enthusiastic crowd as 22,266 visitors flocked to the fairgrounds for the fair’s opening day, Oct. 13.

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How to Make the Most of this Year’s South Carolina State Fair

S.C. State Fair returns Oct. 13-24 with traditional favorites and new foods, rides, entertainment and the return of the CIRCUS at the Fair and the Celebration Super Wheel.

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South Carolina State Fair Discount Tickets Available Starting Sept. 8

Discount admission and ride tickets for this year’s South Carolina State Fair will go on sale Wednesday, Sept. 8 and will be available through Tuesday, Oct. 12.

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The South Carolina State Fair Returns Stronger and Safer than Ever

S.C. State Fair will resume Oct. 13-24, bringing back popular family traditions, food, entertainment and more.

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The South Carolina State Fair is Now Accepting Entries for their 2021 Competitive Exhibits

Exhibits will be displayed during this year’s S.C. State Fair – returning Oct. 13-24, 2021.

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S.C. State Fair names 2021 scholarship recipients

The South Carolina State Fair has named its Ride of Your Life Scholarship recipients for 2021.

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South Carolina State Fair to hold Spring Fair Food Drive-Through Event

Back by popular demand, the nonprofit South Carolina State Fair is bringing back its COVID-19 friendly drive-through fair food event.

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SC State Fair accepting applications for Ride of Your Life Scholarship

2021 marks 24th year of helping South Carolina students pay for college.

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S.C. State Fair brings back “Carolina Lights” drive-through holiday light show

The South Carolina State Fair will usher in the holiday season with its second annual drive-through holiday light show, Carolina Lights, Dec. 5-27, at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds.

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Celebrate Agriculture, Arts and Tradition at Free, Drive-Through S.C. State Fair, Oct. 20-21

The first-ever free, Drive-Through S.C. State Fair is bringing the tradition of the State Fair to fairgoers in a new way in an effort to spread joy while staying safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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First-Ever, Free Drive-Through S.C. State Fair to be held Oct. 20-21, 2020

The S.C. State Fair aims to give back to the community in a year like no other.

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