Festivals and Events

Christmas in Leesville
December 1, 2023

The Leesville Merchant's Association annually hosts Christmas in Leesville on Main Street in the Leesville Historic District.  Downtown stores stay open late while shoppers enjoy the holiday lights and music, a marshmallow roast and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.














Annual Christmas Parade
December 3, 2023

The Batesburg-Leesville Chamber of Commerce host an Annual Christmas Parade every December.  The parade begins at 5:15 at the intersection of Highway One and Hendrix Street and will travel to the Leesville Business District and turn left onto Main Street and end at Leesville College Park.  Following the parade their will be entertainment and light refreshments in the park as we celebrate the Christmas spirit.













Christmas Movie Night - Wilson Street Park 
December 16, 2023 at 6:00 pm

For the second straight year we are excited to bring a Christmas movie to Wilson Street Park.  The Grinch will be showing on Saturday night, December 16th beginning at 6pm.  There is no admission but guest are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.  Light refreshments will be available free of charge.














South Carolina Poultry Festival
May 9-11, 2024

The South Carolina Poultry Festival is held annually on the second weekend of May. Since 1987, the festival has continued to grow and now draws over 100,000 people each year during this 3 day event. This wonderful family event has rides for small children and adults. On Saturday, many vendors line the streets of Main Street in the Leesville district to showcase and sale their crafts. The festival also consists of a parade, volleyball tournament, great food, 5K Run/Walk, fireworks display, music, and much more. To learn more about the festival, visit the South Carolina Poultry Festival website.