Pick up one of the available rental cars in Florence and drive to see a stellar performance at Florence Little Theatre. A local venue hosting big name shows, you can attend a musical, night of stand up, or traditional stage play before retiring to your vehicle. after the show, make your way to the Dooley Planetarium at Francis Marion University for some out of this world stargazing. Of course, if you happen to be in town during November, you have to check out the South Carolina Pecan Festival. With more than 50,000 people attending, the festival features live entertainment, art displays, rides for kids, and a myriad of food and souvenir vendors.