Welcome to Edgefield, SC

Thousands of settlers flowed through this region like a river. It was part of the Great Wagon Road from the North and the Federal Road that carried travelers into the West. The diverse backgrounds of these individuals led to clashes and conflicts that played out over the landscape of the old South. Today, the character of Edgefield is captured for visitors in its downtown shopping district, countless historic sites, local eateries, and a thriving artisan community. Come explore Edgefield, the Gateway of Southern History!

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On 6 March 2017, the Edgefield Town Council adopted Resolution No 2017-02, which states that "WHEREAS, the Town of Edgefield desires that all citizens be afforded the opportunity to attain a decent, safe, and sound living environment; and WHEREAS, the Town of Edgefield rejects discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, disability, and/or familial status in the sale, rental or provision of the other housing service; and WHEREAS, the State of South Carolina enacted the South Carolina Fair Housing Law on 1989; and WHEREAS, April is recognized nationally as Fair Housing Month; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLOVED that the Town of Edgefield does hereby designate April 2017 as Fair Housing Month."

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The Edgefield County Spring Turkey Trot Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, April 29th, starting at 11:00 a. m.  It begins at Bi-Lo (155 Carolina Square) and ends at the Edgefield Town Square.  Race Day Registration starts at 9:00 a. m.  The Run/Walk Route is Hwy 23 West and the distance is 2.4 miles.  Winners announced at 1:00 p. m.  Top Male and Female for Each category wins $50.00.  Categories are:  Elementary School Student; Middle School Student; High School Student; Non-High School-29 years of age; 30-39 years of age; 40-49 years of age; 50-59 years of age; 60-69 years of age; and 70+ years of age.  Early Registration Fee is $15.00 (through April 24th) and Late Registration is $20.00.  No animals or bicycles. No rain date.  There will be festivities on the Town Square following the Run!  For more information, please contact Edgefield Town Hall at 803-637-4060 or Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce at 803-275-0010.

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