Humanities Festival

Every year, The Humanities CouncilSC sponsors the Humanities Festival in a community in South Carolina. Started in 1993 in honor of the Council’s 20th Anniversary, the Humanities Festival has been held in sixteen different South Carolina cities. Each festival celebrates the local history and culture of the host community, engaging the citizens in lectures, discussions, films, and exhibits and facilitating partnerships between cultural organizations and community groups. Will your city be next?


2015 South Carolina Humanities Festival
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April 30 – May 2, 2015
Camden, SC

The 2015 South Carolina Humanities Festival will take place in the host city of Camden, SC on April 30 – May 2, 2015. The festival sponsor is the National Steeplechase Museum in Camden. Events will include a grants writing workshop, lectures, tours, and several receptions. More details about the festival, including the full schedule of events, will be available soon.

www.classicallycarolina.com
Camden, SC

National Steeplechase Museum

National Steeplechase Museum

Host Hotels:

Comfort Inn & Suites
220 Wall Street, Camden, SC 29020
803-425-1010
King: $89 + tax per room/night
Double: $99 + tax per room/night
Mention “SC Humanities Fesitval” when making your reservations. Organization group rate is available until April 15.

Bloomsbury Inn
1707 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020
803-432-5858
www.bloomsburyinn.com
Room rates: $185-$175 per night, all inclusive (afternoon social, room, breakfast & all taxes)
Please mention the group name “SC Humanities Festival” when making your reservation


 

Previous Humanities Festival hosts:

2014 – Walterboro
2013 – Summerville
2011 – Sumter
2010 – Chester
2009 – Bennettsville
2008 – Lake City
2007 – Newberry
2006 – Georgetown
2005 – Greenville
2004 – Winnsboro
2003 – Spartanburg
2002 – Pendleton
2001 – Florence
2000 – Beaufort
1999 – Aiken
1997 – Greenwood
1996 – Hartsville
1995 – Beaufort
1994 – Beaufort
1993 – Beaufort

2011 SC Humanities Festival – Sumter – ARCHIVED SCHEDULE OF EVENTS | pdf file

2013 SC Humanities Festival – Summerville – ARCHIVED SCHEDULE OF EVENTS | Word document

2014 SC Humanities Festival – Walterboro – ARCHIVED SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

For more information about the South Carolina Humanities Festival, please contact us.