Come Grow with Us
A classic American small town in South Carolina's Pee Dee, Lake City is steeped in history, rich in culture and diversity, and alive with progress. Whether you're looking for a fun diversion close to home or are thinking about making Lake City your new home, we welcome you with open arms.
Lake City Highlights
Science & Nature
He reached for the stars & caught them
Learn about local hero Dr. Ronald E. McNair, a NASA astronaut, physicist and pioneer in laser development. We celebrate his life while educating and inspiring a generation of future scientists.
Arts & Culture
A world-class art competition comes home
Tens of thousands of artists from all over the globe will flock to Lake City in 2013 for a chance to win $100,000 in prizes in the inaugural ArtFields art extravaganza.
We mean business
Discover how Lake City, South Carolina, is fostering opportunity for small businesses in our vibrant region.
When beans were king
Tens of thousands of farmers convened in Lake City over the decades to bring their green bean crops to the world’s largest bean market. Learn more about the famous bean market and Lake City’s rich agricultural history.
ArtFields® is a charitable event awarding $100,000 in prizes to Southeastern artists to promote
What's happening in Lake City
Keep tabs on our transformation! Get updates and plans and learn how to get involved in the revitalization of our beautiful historic downtown.