Springfield is located in the western part of Orangeburg County South Carolina.  Springfield has been host to the Governor’s Frog Jump for 50 years.

Springfield is a diverse community with a rich history.  Places to visit include the old Springfield High School at 210 Brodie Street.  Here you will find Orangeburg County Branch Library, Artisan’s Center, Auditorium & Stage, Meeting & Reception room, Visitors Welcome Center, and two museums — Springfield Regional Museum and the Orangeburg County Military Museum.  No admission fee.  Rentals are available.

As well as hosting the Governor’s Frog Jump and the International Egg Strike each year on Easter weekend, the town also hosts many other events listed in the Upcoming Events page.

Upcoming Events

Jan
28
Sat
4th Annual Blue Grass Jamming in January! @ Old Springfield High School
Jan 28 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Jam session rooms will be available from 5pm to 9pm.
Proceeds go to the Old Springfield High School Restoration project.
Food available at 5pm. Delicious Hot dogs!
Tickets $8 per person in advance or $10 at the door.
Tickets can be purchased at the Springfield Town Hall.
For other purchase location call Town Hall at 803-258-3152.

Performers:
5:30pm – Southern Land and Cattle Co. (Reunion!)
6:30pm – Pine Hill Ramblers
7:30pm – Flatland Express Blue Grass
8:30pm – Soda city String Band

Apr
15
Sat
2017 Governor’s Frog Jump @ Frog Jump Park
Apr 15 all-day

The winner of this classic event will represent South Carolina at the fabled Calaveras County Frog Jump in California. There is a parade, carnival, live music, a cow drop competition, and a fireworks finale. Join us for some great family fun the Saturday before Easter!

Other events offered during the annual Frog Jump weekend could include arts & crafts, cow drop, 5K run, and always, a lengthy and interesting parade before noon on Saturday. The evening usually winds down with one or two local bands and a small street dance. Be sure to check the schedule for each year’s event.