Camden/Kershaw County Fire Fest

Fire Fest is an annual event that takes place every year on the last Saturday in September. It consists of a parade of emergency vehicles through downtown and ends at Camden City Arena. Antique fire trucks, kids games, demonstrations, firefighter competitions and local entertainment are all highlights of this annual event. Admission is free each year, so that citizens and visitors can learn about the importance of fire prevention and fire safety. Fire Fest is the kick off for annual Fire Prevention Week.  

Fire Fest 2023

Fire Fest 2023 will take place Saturday, September 30. The parade downtown starts at 9 am, ending at Camden City Arena, 420 Broad Street. Fire Fest takes place from 9 am - 1 pm. Admission is free.

Sponsor and Exhibitor applications will be available in June.

For more information, please contact the Camden Fire Department at 803-425-6040.