Festivals & Events
Christmas In Cayce
Christmas in Cayce is a wonderful month long holiday celebration including several annual events that have become a tradition in our community. Beginning November and continuing through the end of the year, visitors can take a ride through the Cayce City Hall complex and enjoy the magic of the Lights of Cayce that includes thousands of twinkling lights and music of the season. In addition to the Lights of Cayce, you are invited to our Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, November 29 at 6:00pm at Cayce City Hall. Join us for the Cayce Historical Museum’s Annual Christmas Traditions celebration on Saturday, December 1st at 6:00pm. Christmas in Cayce is sponsored by several local businesses so all events are free!
Carols Along the Riverwalk
On Friday, November 30th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm the sounds of Christmas can be heard throughout the Cayce Riverwalk Park where several area church choirs and local musicians will be located within the first half mile of the Riverwalk. Visitors can wander from group to group, enjoying holiday musical selections. The Riverwalk will be lighted with luminaries and refreshments will be served free of charge. Parking will be available at Brookland-Cayce High School with free Trolley rides provided to and from the entrance of the Riverwalk.
Soiree on State
The City of Cayce is thrilled to announce the third annual Soiree on State will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019! Soiree on State will run from 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. along State Street, from Michaelmas Avenue (M Ave.) to Railroad Street. New this year, the City has partnered with The Avenues Neighborhood Association to combine the Cayce Festival of the Arts with Soiree on State. This partnership will expand the Soiree to include more artists, a larger kid’s area, variety of musicians, and fun all afternoon long!
Cayce Plant Exchange
The City of Cayce Beautification Board host a Spring and Fall Plant Exchange each year. Everyone is invited to bring seeds, bulbs, clippings/cuttings, potted house plants, shrubs, and even trees. You do not have to bring a plant to participate. A master gardener will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. Rain or shine, these events will run until all plants have a new home. These events are child and pet friendly and refreshments will be provided.
Guided Walking Tours 12,000 Year History Park on Congaree Creek
Tours, which are approximately 2 miles, start at the Cayce Tennis Center, 1120 Fort Congaree Trail in Cayce. All tours are free and open to the public. We recommend that you wear comfortable shoes bring a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and plenty of water. Although dogs are permitted on the trails, we ask that you do not bring them on the tours. Please arrive 15 minutes before tour. Download the Walking Tours Schedule.
Congaree Bluegrass Festival
The City of Cayce Events Committee is excited to announce that they are in the beginning stages of planning a new event for Cayce residents and visitors. The Events Committee held the Congaree Bluegrass Festival for ten successful years but has decided it is time for something new. Please let us know if there is something you would like to see us do in Cayce.
The Congaree Bluegrass Festival will be missed by everyone but the Cayce Events committee is eager to be exploring new ideas for events for 2019. Stay tuned for updates!
Cayce Serves Tennis Tournament
Join us for the Cayce Serves Tennis Tournament on Saturday, June 16th, 2018 at the Cayce Tennis & Fitness Center. This annual event is held by the Cayce Public Safety Foundation to benefit the Cayce Police, Fire, and Animal Services Departments. More information is coming soon!
Tartan Day South
Highland games and celtic festival presented by Love Chevrolet.
One of the fastest growing cultural events in South Carolina is right here in Cayce. This event celebrates the culture of the Scotland, Ireland, and the other Celtic nations. This festival of music, cultural exhibitions, unusual sports, color, and pageantry has something for all ages. Next year’s event returns April 4th – 7th 2019. For more information please visit www.tartandaysouth.com.