Johnsonville, South Carolina

Festivals & Events

Johnsonville Heritage Festival May 20-21 2022

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The Johnsonville Heritage Festival is traditionally held the third weekend in May 
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The festivities continue on Saturday with a Barbecue Chicken Cook-off offering cash prizes to winners. There are plenty of activities for kids including face painting ..

The Heritage Festival is free and open to the public.For more information or to participate, contact Ron Douglas or Kem Poston at 843-386-3500. Please visit the festival’s web page at or Facebook
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Johnsonville Christmas Parade

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The Johnsonville Christmas Parade is held each year in early December.  The parade includes  cartoon characters, television and radio personalities, numerous large floats, and of course Santa Claus.  An entry application can be found in the Document Center on this site's home page.  See more photos at

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Broadway After Hours

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In October 2018, The City of Johnsonville sponsored the first "Broadway After Hours" to bring citizens together downtown for an evening of music and food from local restaurants.   The JMS Rock Bank Show Choir performed in addition to guitarist Chuck DiZinno.  The event is scheduled to be repeated on the lawn of the new municipal complex once it is completed.

Trunk or Treat
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Each Halloween, the Johnsonville Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors a “Trunk or Treat” in front of Johnsonville High School.  Area businesses gather and offer candy and treats to the hundreds of area children who attend.