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    • May 04, 2019
    • October 05, 2019
    • 5 sessions
    • Norton-Thompson Park, Downtown Seneca









    • June 04, 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • July 29, 2019
    • All Libraries


    • June 06, 2019
    • August 01, 2019
    • 8 sessions
    • Short Street, Walhalla, SC






    • June 12, 2019
    • July 31, 2019
    • 6 sessions
    • 7812 Rochester Hwy., Seneca, SC 29672




    • June 27, 2019
    • July 27, 2019
    • all libraries


    • July 01, 2019
    • July 30, 2019
    • 213 E. Windsor St., Westminster



     Call for Artists


    2019 Juried Show

    (no media restrictions)


    Gateway Arts Center

    213 E. Windsor St.

    Westminster, SC   29693


     Entry Fee:  $35.00 for 2 works



    Please Read Complete Entry Requirements & Forms On-line at  Gateway Arts Center


    Drop Off Range: 

    Aug 13-15   10 - 5 pm   

    Aug 16-17   10 - 3 pm   

    Aug 20-23   10 - 5 pm                         

     (Digital Submissions by Aug 23)


    Email:  gatewayartscenter213@gmail.com

    864-613-2211  (closed until July 20th)


    ______________________________________


    Reception on Friday, August 30th from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    (Gateway Members "Champagne" Preview: 5:00 pm)


          Exhibit runs from  Aug 30 - Oct 11, 2019

                                 

                                   Jurist- Michael Brodeur, Assoc Prof. @ Furman University


         Awards:      

      1st place - $1500

      2nd place - $750

        3rd place - $325   

     Merits: Painting, Photography, Fiber, Drawing, 3D Other, 2D Other 

                                     


    • July 04, 2019
    • July 25, 2019
    • 4 sessions
    • Gignilliat Field on 7/4 ~ 7/11, 7/18, 7/25 on Ram Cat Alley






    • July 11, 2019
    • December 12, 2019
    • 8 sessions
    • Walhalla Library Branch





    Located in the basement of the Walhalla Library Branch


    Thursday, July 11th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Saturday, July 27th from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm


    Thursday, August 8th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


    Thursday, September 12th from 9:00 am - 5:00


    Thursday, October 10th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Saturday, October 26th from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm


    Thursday, November 14th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


    Thursday, December 12th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm 


    Oconee County Public Library

    • July 19, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 111 E. South 2nd Street, Seneca





    • July 26, 2019
    • July 27, 2019
    • Lighthouse/Lake Keowee

    Seneca Rotary's

    Most revered poker run raffle

    July 26 and 27| LAKE KEOWEE

    **Rain or shine event. Cancelled in the event of severe weather***

    All proceeds benefit the Seneca Rotary Club Education Foundation and Community Grant Program!



    • July 26, 2019
    • July 27, 2019
    • 3 sessions
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



     

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC


    Friday, July 26th at 7:30 PM

    Saturday, July 27th at 7:30 PM

    Sunday, July 28th at 3:00 PM


    Tickets:  $14/$16


    TICKETS


        

    • July 27, 2019
    • 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Tamassee DAR School Campus




    • August 01, 2019
    • 10:30 AM
    • 102 E. Main St., Westminster, SC 29693





    • August 02, 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 2 Leas Courtyard Drive, Seneca
    Register


    • August 02, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM



         

    and




    Presents


    1st Fridays on Main Street, Westminster


    1st Fridays, FREE Downtown Concert series. Classic Car cruise in starts at 4pm and music starts at 6pm. Food truck, beer & wine cash bar, and much more!


    We conclude the 2019 season with the Second Time Around Band! They are a Northeast Georgia-based 5 piece band performing the hits from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Motown and classic rock hits for all ages. Several members of 2TA played together in the late 1960’s into the early 80’s. and reformed in 2015 to perform the songs we remembered and loved from that period.









    • August 03, 2019
    • 6:30 PM
    • Lighthouse Event Center 1290 Doug Hollow Road, Seneca








    • August 03, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



      

    The Return - A Beatles Tribute

    Playing at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 7:30 pm


    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691


    For tickets, go to:  Walhalla Performing Arts Center




    Part of what makes The Return show so enthralling is the way in which they so meticulously recreated the complete Beatles image on stage.  They boys feature authentic vintage instruments, haircuts and custom made clothes and boots.  Their unmistakable Liverpool accents and Beatlesque antics truly bring out the  charming personas of the original four lads we all adore. 

    • August 06, 2019
    • 9:30 AM
    • St Marks' United Methodist Church

    Please join The Newcomer Club of the Foothills for a special NEW MEMBER Orientation meeting on Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 at 9:30am. All prospective new members are encouraged to attend to learn more about the Club and all of the activities available.


    Regular membership meetings with Speaker Programs take place on the 1st Tuesday of each month, 9:30 am, September through May. All meetings are held at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 616 Quincy Road, in Seneca.


    Anyone interested in joining Newcomer Club is welcome to attend a membership meeting at any time and discover new friends, new regional experiences and new opportunities for community involvement. For further information visit their website: www.newcomerclub.com.


    All members are encouraged to bring a prospective new member along to see what the Newcomer Club of the Foothills is all about!



    • August 06, 2019
    • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    • 616 Quincy Road, Seneca



    • August 06, 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • 2 Leas Courtyard, Seneca, SC 29672
    Register





    Seneca Healthcare Physical Medicine


    Topic:  Stress-Caused Health Problems


    Tuesday, August 6th from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


    Oconee County Chamber of Commerce

    2 Leas Courtyard, Seneca SC   29672



    Registration is FREE to Chamber members and $10.00 for non-members.




    Lunch provided by:


    • August 09, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



    James Gregory Playing at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Friday, August 9 at 7:30 pm


    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    To purchase tickets, go to:


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center




    James returns to  the WPAC and creates an evening of non-stop laughter with a wry sense of the absurd universal story-telling.  The ridiculous,  the common & sometimes even the simplest events all become hilarious in the hands of this master storyteller and world-class comedian.

    • August 10, 2019
    • Oconee Country Club - 781 Richland Rd., Seneca, SC
    • August 15, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 115 A East Main Street, Walhalla




    Partners in Wine


    115 A East Main Street, Walhalla


    Thursday, August 15th  ~  5:30 pm to 7:00 pm


    Join fellow Chamber Members for a night of socializing and light hors d' oeuvres.


    $1.00 off all drinks

    $5.00 off all bottles of wine



    Open to Chamber Members only



    • August 17, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • August 17, 2020
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691





    The Isaacs Appearing at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Sat., August 17th at 7:30 pm


    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Click HERE for tickets.








    This Award-winning family group have a unique style that blends tight family harmony with contemporary acoustic instrumentation.


      Their musical style has been influenced by many genres of music including bluegrass, rhythm and blues, folk, and country, contemporary, acoustic and southern gospel.


    • August 21, 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Chattooga Belle Farm

    Make Your Farm a Tourist Destination

    SC Agritourism Association to Host Open Meetings in August


    Are you looking for new sources of revenue or more community engagement for your farm? Want to meet fellow agritourism participants? The South Carolina Agritourism Association is hosting two Summer Spotlight events to help association members and other farmers learn about opportunities in agritourism.


    Agritourism is booming in South Carolina, with more than 413 farms offering everything from corn mazes to goat yoga. These special August events offer fresh tourism ideas and discussion of hot topics like liability insurance, as well as an opportunity to network


    Upstate: Aug. 21, 10 a.m –2 p.m. — With a spectacular view of rolling hills and mountains, we will see Chattooga Belle Farm’s u-pick fruit farm, visit the farm store, learn about the event barn, visit the distillery, learn about their operation, and much more. Includes lunch at Belle's Bistro. RSVP to info@strawberryhillusa.com. Chattooga Belle Farm: 454 Damascus Church Road, Long Creek, SC.


    About the South Carolina Agritourism Association:

    Founded in 2014, the SC Agritourism Association handles promotions, marketing, outreach, education, and advocacy for the state’s agritourism industry. For more information, visit scagritourism.org.



    • August 22, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Shaver Complex, Seneca







    • August 24, 2019
    • 7:00 AM
    • 285 Applewood Center Place, Seneca, SC 29678




    • August 24, 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Westminster
    • August 25, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad Street, Walhalla, SC 29691



    Dave Halston's Tribute to Sinatra 

    at Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Sunday, August 25th at 7:00 pm


    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691


    For tickets, go to:  Walhalla Performing Arts Center









    From Las Vegas to Walhalla comes a brilliant Tribute to Frank Sinatra Featuring Vocal Sensation Dave Halston and his "Little Big Band".  Join us for a nostalgic evening of music featuring many of Frank Sinatra's most popular songs.  The show is surprisingly authentic as crooner Dave Halston brings Sinatra to life with a vintage Vegas vibe to the stage.

    • August 29, 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Durham Hall, 230 East Main St. Walhalla
    • 76
    Register



    We will recognize the first recipients of our Top 20 Under 40 Professionals.


    Thursday, August 29, 2019  11:30-1:00


    230 East Main Street, Walhalla, SC  29691


    Tickets are $25 a person and must be purchased in advance.

    A limited number of tickets are available.  No tickets will be sold at the door.


    Luncheon sponsored by:    

    • August 30, 2019
    • October 11, 2019
    • 213 E. Windsor St., Westminster, SC



    2019 Juried Show


    Gateway Arts Center

    213 E. Windsor St.

    Westminster, SC   29693





    Reception on Friday, August 30th from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    (Gateway Members "Champagne" Preview: 5:00 pm)


          Exhibit runs from  Aug 30 - Oct 11, 2019





                                 

                           






    • September 01, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



    Mickey Gilley & Johnny Lee 


    Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Sunday, September 1st at 7:00 pm




    The Urban Cowboy 35th Anniversary Tour!  These two country music legends will give you a night to remember with their chart-topping songs complete with memories of the 1980 Urban Cowboy.

    • September 03, 2019
    • May 05, 2020
    • 9 sessions
    • St. Mark United Methodist Gymnasium - 616 Quincy Road, Seneca




    • September 05, 2019
    • September 07, 2019
    • Westminster






    Click logo for more information.

    • September 06, 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Oconee Chamber, 2 Leas Courtyard, Seneca
    Register




    • September 14, 2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • Downtown Seneca, SC on Main Stteet








    • September 15, 2019
    • 2 sessions
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29631



    Oak Ridge Boys Playing at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    (101 E. N. Broad, Walhalla)


    Sunday, September 15th at 3:00 pm 

    AND

    Sunday, September 15th at 7:00 pm


    To purchase tickets, go to:

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center




    Theirs is one of the most distinctive and recognizable sounds in music.  The 4 part harmonies and upbeat songs have spawned dozens of Country hits and a number 1 pop smash, earned them Grammy, Dove, CMA, ACM awards & garnered a host of other industry awards and fan accolades.  The Oak Ridge Boys bring 4 decades of charted singles and 50 years of tradition to the stage.

    • September 19, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 555 Bypass 123, Suite C, Seneca, SC 29678





    Seneca Healthcare Physical Medicine

    555 Bypass 123, Suite C, Seneca


    Thursday, September 19th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm


    Join fellow chamber members at Seneca Healthcare  for 

    socializing, beverages, and refreshments.



    Open to Chamber members only please.


    • September 20, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691






    Lee Greenwood


    Playing at 


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Friday, September 20th at 7:00 pm 


    101 E. N.  Broad St, Walhalla,  29691


    To purchase tickets, click here:

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center





    Lee Greenwood is an ICON in country music, with more than 30 albums to his credit. In fact, MCA released an album in 2013 called ICON. 

    With seven #1 songs & 25 charted singles his hits include: “It Turns Me Inside Out”, “Ring On Her Finger Time on Her Hands”, ”She’s Lyin”, “I don’t Mind the Thorns if You’re the Rose”, “Dixie Road”, “Somebody’s Gonna Love You”, “Going Going Gone”, “You Got A Good Love Comin”, “Fools Gold”, and “Mornin Ride”. Several cross over hits include, “Touch & Go Crazy”, “IOU” and the duet with Barbara Mandrell, “To Me”. An additional duet with Suzie Boggus, “Hopelessly Yours”, was nominated for a Grammy. The CD “American Patriot”, recorded & released in 1992, went Platinum in 3 months. 

    Greenwood’s latest CD is: "I Want to be in Your World". He wrote three of the seven songs & plays saxophone on the original track, “Here Comes Love There Goes My Heart”. He also covered the Michael McDonald/Kenny Loggins ballad, “You Can Let Go Now.” McDonald is featured playing piano on the song. 

    • September 24, 2019
    • September 28, 2019
    • Farm Center





    2019 South Carolina Heritage Fair


    Click logo for SCHF details.

    • September 25, 2019
    • Oconee Medical Campus






    To register, go to:  prisma golf registration 2019.pdf

    • September 26, 2019
    • Cross Creek Plantation & The Cliffs at Keowee Falls




    To register or sponsor  the Golf Tournament go to:


    prisma golf registration 2019.pdf



    • September 27, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • September 28, 2019
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



    Country Cool Comedy 

    Playing at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Friday, September 27th at 7:30 pm



    TICKETS








    Country Cool Comedy is a laugh out loud comedy show that leaves you wanting more. Trish Suhr, Leanne Morgan and Karen Mills are the Designing Women of Stand Up. They are all headlining comedians who deliver knockout performances.

    • October 03, 2019
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691





    Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives


    Playing at Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Thursday, October 3rd


    To order tickets, click Here.






    This five-time Grammy-winning singer,songwriter and musician is living, breathing country-music history.  Join us for a night of music that honors country's rich legacy while advancing it into the future.  

    • October 05, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691




    Ronnie Milsap Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Saturday, October 5th at 7:00 pm


    TICKETS







    Blending Country, Soul and R&B has made Ronnie Milsap highly successful with 35 to No. 1 Country Billboard Hits and 6 Grammmy Awards.  The evening is a guaranteed fun time!

    • October 17, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 213 East Windsor St., Westminster, SC 29693





    Gateway Arts Center

    213 East Windsor Street, Seneca, SC   29678


    Thursday, October 17th from 5:30 ~ 7:00 pm


    Join fellow chamber members at Gateway Arts Center  for 

    socializing, beverages, and refreshments.


    Open to chamber members only please.


    • October 18, 2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • October 19, 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Downtown Walhalla
    Register




    Every year, Walhalla celebrates its German heritage at Oktoberfest. With arts, crafts, great food and drink on Main Street and Sertoma Field at Highway 183, it’s one fun-filled event, but  with two great venues.


    Join us for Oktoberfest on Main Street 2019 on Friday, October 18th and Saturday 19th.


    Browse the many booths of handmade crafts, stunning artwork, delicious baked goods and traditional fun foods, including funnel cakes, caramel corn, deep-fried treats, brats, kraut, and much, much more. For the kids there will be face painting and craft-making.


    Music and entertainment will be provided by “Just-Call-Ben”, who will have you dancing in the street with classic oldies, today’s hits and Oktoberfest specials.


    Our schedule will be Friday from 11AM to 7PM and Saturday from 9AM to 6PM.


    Vendor Application (pdf)


    MAIN STREET VENDOR INFORMATION


    Oktoberfest Main Street Vendor Terms & Requirements:


    Main Street will begin Friday, October 18 at 11 and run until 7 pm. Saturday will begin at 9 and run until 6 pm. VENDORS MUST STAY UNTIL CLOSING BOTH DAYS.


    Information regarding booth location and set up procedures will be emailed to vendors within two weeks prior to the event.  PLEASE provide your email address.


    • Registration will be open on Friday, October 18 from 8:00 am to 10 am.  All vendors must check in. The registration tent will be located on the green next to Arbys. 
    • Set up can begin at 8 am.  All booths must be set up and completed no later than 10:30 am.
    • NO VEHICLE TRAFFIC WILL BE PERMITTED WITHIN THE VENUE AREA OF MAIN ST. AT ANY TIME UNTIL THE FESTIVAL COMMITTEE OR WALHALLA CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT GIVES THE ALL CLEAR Vendor owned items must be transported to and from your parked vehicle by dollie or by foot.
    • Electricity is available for vendors but you must specify the need on your application.  SORRY, ONLY QUIET GENERATORS ALLOWED.
    • Each vendor is solely responsible for collecting the applicable South Carolina sales tax and filing the report with the local department of revenue.  







    • October 18, 2019
    • October 20, 2019
    • 3 sessions
    • Sertoma Field, Walhalla


    For information call 864-280-1880.


    • October 18, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



    Shenandoah 30th Anniversary Tour


    Playing at Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    101 E. N. Broad Street, Walhalla, 29691  


    Friday, October 18th at 7:30 pm







    Shenandoah - 30th Anniversary Tour


    For more information and

    ticket purchase go to:


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center



    • October 20, 2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla



    The Platters 


    Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Sunday, October 20th


    TICKETS





    With classics such as "The Great Pretender," "Only You," and their rendition of "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes," the Platters were one of the preeminent doo-wop groups of the rock & roll era.




    • October 25, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad Street, Walhalla, 29691




    The Yacht Rock Revue Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Friday, October 25 @ 7:30 pm


    TICKETS





    A tribute to everything in the late '70's and early '80's should have been.  Massive sing-along soft rock hits while taking a trip down memory lane.

    • November 01, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad Street, Walhalla, SC 29691






    Rhonda Vincent and The Rage


    Playing at 


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    Friday, November 1st at 7:30 pm


    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691


    Dinner Package Available


    To purchase tickets go to:

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center







    • November 17, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691



    An Evening with Kathy Mattea

    at

    Walhalla Performing Arts Center


    (864) 638-5277

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, 29691


    Sun., November 17th at 7:00 pm


    TICKETS





    Hailed by the Washington Post as "one of Nashville's finest song interpreters," Kathy Mattea has enjoyed the kind of success many artists only dream of:  2 GRAMMY wins, 4 CMA Awards, 4 #1 country singles & 5 gold albums.  


    Her latest album titled Pretty Bird is a title Kathy Mattea inhabits quite literally, and it's a welcome reintroduction to one of County & Americana music's enduring an beloved figures.

    • November 22, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla



    The Drifters Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Friday, November 22nd, at 7:30 pm



    TICKETS








    Honey voiced giants of doo-wop linking '50's, R&B and '60's Soul.  The Drifters produced a string of hits carving out their place in history

    • December 01, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC 29691






    A Very Merry Christmas with the Lettermen 

    at Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N.Broad St., Walhalla, 29691


    Sunday, December 1st at 7:00 pm







    A Very Merry Christmas

    with the Lettermen


    For additional information and

    to purchase tickets, go to:


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    • December 08, 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla, SC




    Jimmy Fortune Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Sunday, December 8th at 7:00 pm


    TICKETS






    Fortune sang tenor for the Statler Brothers for 21 years, and wrote several number one songs that were recorded by the Statler Brothers, including Elizabeth, Too Much on My Heart, and My Only Love.   After the Statler Brothers retired in 2002, Jimmy seized the opportunity to launch a solo career to share new music with his fans. His first solo CD, When One Door Closes, was released August 2003. He released a gospel album, I Believe, in June 2005, a Christmas CD, Feels Like Christmas, in 2006, a live concert DVD in 2007 a country CD, “Windows” in 2009, “Lessons” in 2012, and “Hits and Hymns” CD and DVD through Spring.

    • December 20, 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla



    Wynonna Judd


    Playing at


    Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad St., Walhalla


    Friday, December 20th at 7:30 pm


    TICKETS





    Country Music Legend, known as Wynonna will bring you to your feet with her old hits, new hits and songs from The Judd's.   Truly a night to remember.

    • December 31, 2019
    • 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • 101 E. N. Broad Street, Walhalla, SC


    The Flashbacks Rockin' in the New Year


    at Walhalla Performing Arts Center

    101 E. N. Broad Street


    Tuesday, December 31st 

    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm



    TICKETS





    A true show band and variety of music 

    including Motown, Shaggin', Beach, Soul, R & B and more!  They play to music lovers of all ages.  Ringin the New UYear dancin' in your seat!.


   

Oconee County Chamber of Commerce     *    2 Leas Courtyard Drive    *   Seneca, SC  29672    *    864-882-2097



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