Today and tomorrow is the Hardeeville Catfish Festival! This community festival includes an educational day, parades, beauty pageants, live entertainment, food and craft vendors, rides, games and fun for the whole family! The festival kicks off tonight with live entertainment and rides for the kids. While exploring the crafts and handmade items enjoy food from the many vendors. During the festival, annual Catfish Festival t-shirts will be available for purchase.

Saturday morning kicks off with a parade, which is soon followed by the bake and cook off competitions. Live entertainment and rides are all day. Participants are welcome to join in on the corn hole tournament. The night ends with an exciting fireworks display for all to enjoy. Learn more at

Festival Location: 205 Main Street, Hardeeville, SC (Behind City Hall)

Schedule of Events:

Friday, September 15

  • 6:00pm Gates Open (Rides/Vendors)
  • 6:30pm-7:00pm Chyann Rose
  • 7:00pm-7:30pm Children’s Parade
  • 7:15pm-8:15pm Brian Fuller
  • 8:30pm-10:00pm Josh Thompson

Saturday, September 16

  • 10:00am-11:30am Grand Parade
  • 12:00pm Registration for Corn Hole Tournament
  • 12:00pm-12:30pm Opening Ceremonies
  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Local Music and Ceremonies
  • 1:00pm Corn Hole Tournament
  • 3:00pm-4:00pm Parade
  • 4:00pm-5:30pm Goin’ to the Dogs
  • 6:00pm-7:30pm JB Crockett
  • 8:00pm-10:00pm Swingin’ Medallions
  • 10:00pm Firework Show

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