Welcome to The Festival On The Avenue
The 2017 Festival is set for April 6th - 8th. This Sumter, SC Festival celebrates the South Sumter Community through performances and events which reflect both traditional African and African-American art forms. There are a wide range of performances including gospel, jazz, reggae, rap music, dance, drum lines as well as storytelling, visual arts, crafts, chalk-art competitions, discussion groups, poetry, food vendors, and other street-side fun.
|Thursday, April 6, 2017
The Living Museum
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Mt Zion Enrichment Center
|Friday, April 7, 2017|
|6th Annual Golf Tournament
8:00 a.m. Shotgun Start
(4)-Man Captain’s Choice Format
Crystal Lakes Golf Course Sumter, SC
|A Taste of Soul on the Avenue
LIVE MUSIC 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Sumter Farmer’s Market
next to the South Sumter Resource Center
|Saturday, April 8, 2017|
|Festival on the Avenue Parade
Begins 10:00 a.m.
Corner of South Main & Bartlette Street
|Food, Music & Fun
For the Whole Family
10:00 – 4:00 p.m. Manning Avenue