Our Association

We bring businesses together - people who value group discussions as a platform for exchanging ideas and making new friends. 




The Elloree Business Association meets regularly every third monday of each month at 6pm, please call 803-897-2277 for location.   All Elloree business owners are welcome to attend. We encourage everyone to join and be a part of the business community





The Elloree Business Association, welcomes you to visit historical downtown Elloree and enjoy the quaint shops, museum and dining.  Visit our "Members" page for a list of our business merchants, and visit our Event Calendar so you don't miss any of our upcoming events. 


For further information, contact us at The Elloree Business Association, P.O.Box 357, Elloree, SC  29047



Elloree Merchants

Invite you to discover South Carolina's Best Kept Secret.  Step back in time on the sidewalks of Elloree.  Small town America the way our grandparents knew it.  A way of life most people only dream of.  No giant retailers, no malls, just a wonderful array of mom and pop businesses specializing in small town customer service.  Serving your needs and providing the personal attention our customers crave, that's what we do best!  Elloree is a small but friendly community where strangers are quickly welcomed.  Stop by and discover all we have to offer.

We accomplish more together!



Elloree Business Association Appreciation & Membership Drive, May 20th.

We would like to thank everyone that came out and joined us for the evening.  We had great attendance and the food was wonderful, thanks to everyone who helped organize this years event. 




Elloree Upcoming Festivals and Events

April 11 & 12: Pork Fest

July 4: Independence Day Program and Picnic - 6pm

September 13: Trash to Treasures - 8am- till?

October 11: Arts & Antiques Festival Sponsored by the Elloree Business Association - 9am-5pm.  For more information please contact Edwina @ 803-897-2277

October 31: Trunk or Treat

December 13: Small Town Christmas
December 13: Elloree Business Association Christmas Parade - 6pm


Elloree Pork Fest

April 11th & 12th 2014

Joe Miller Park


The small town of Elloree goes hog wild during its annual Pork Fest.

The event includes cook-offs, concrete painted pig auction, hog calling contest, piggy bank pennies game and local bands providing live entertainment both days.


Ticket prices

Friday advance tickets are $5.00, at the gate $6.00

Saturday advance tickets are $6.00, at the gate $7.00

Children 10 & under  $3.00, age 6 & below are FREE both days

Take-out plates with sides will be sold on Saturday for $8.00 per plate

Pork by pound will be $8.00 per pound

Drinks will be available both days for only $1.

Advance tickets can be purchased at Elloree Town Hall

Schedule of events:

Friday, April 11, 2014
6:00pm: Anything But BBQ Cook-Off (We will serve until samples run out so be early!)
6:00pm: Pork Fest Pigs Silent Auction Begins (Goes on through Saturday)

6:00pm: Palmetto Jazz Band Starts Playing
7:30pm: Anything But Pork Cook-Off Winners Announced (Popular Vote and Judging)

Saturday, April 12, 2014
9:00am: Elloree Heritage Museum Bake Sale (Until 1:00pm under the Gasque Shelter)
10:30am: Beezee Variety  Band Starts Playing
10:30am: BBQ Cook-Off Judging Begins
10:30am: Pork Fest Pigs Silent Auction Resumes

10:30am: Piggy Bank Penny Game Begins/ guess how many pennies in Piggy Bank

Winner announced at 12;45PM/ winner receives the pig and money inside
11:00am: BBQ Cook-Off (We will serve until samples run out so be early.)
11:00am: Take-Out Plates Available $8.00 each

11:30am: Hog Calling Contest Begins On Stage / award trophy to winner
12:45pm: Pork Fest Pig Auction Closes / Piggy Bank pennies game ends
1:00 pm:  Pork Fest  painted pig winner announced
2:00pm:   BBQ Cook-Off winner announced