The Stars are Out Talent Show

Focusing on the abilities of the talented performers

The Stars Are Out Talent Show is sponsored by Florence County Disabilities Foundation and Carolinas Hospital System. Performers and artists from Florence and surrounding counties compete for prizes and ribbons. 

On May 15th, the talented indivuduals chosen via preliminary auditions competed in the reginal talent show at Francis Marion University - Robert E. McNair Auditorium. Congratulations to the following winners:

2019 Talent show:

March 21, 11:00 am -Lake City Preliminary-IW Canuup

March 26, 11:00 am - Florence Preliminary- Braxton Collins

May 14, 11:00 am - Statewide Competition at FMU


2018 Talent Show Winners:

1st Place - New Generations

2nd Place - Tony Nero

3rd Place - CHESCO Services 

2018 Art Winners:

1st Place - Ramona Williams

2nd Place - Barbara Grant, Marion/Dillon Board

3rd Place - Ryan Marlowe

We are proud to co-sponsor this event with Carolinas Hospital System again this year and are very excited about the talented performers and artists who are participating. By focusing on their abilities, it provides us the opportunity to support and highlight the abilities and talents of individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities and share them with others. Everyone is invited to come out and show their support for these performers.
— Anne C. Carpenter, Disabilities Foundation Director
This is a wonderful opportunity for the public to enjoy the various talents of the participants, it
is truly a heart-warming experience.
— Roxie Smallwood, Neuro Program Director at Carolinas Outpatient Rehabilitation Center