July 1: 17th Annual Sankofa Festival
www.fb.com/SankofaFestival – 803.534.5287
held at Timrod Park – 400 Timrod Park Dr., Florence
The annual Sankofa Festival provides an opportunity for the community to celebrate and learn about African and African American history and culture through dance, drumming, drama, song, poetry, foodways, and storytelling. 2 to 8 p.m.
Information provided by Florence Convention and Visitors Bureau.