In addition to our regular Opera House Event Season, we are extremely pleased to offer a series
of Special Events ranging from music and movies to special rentals, performances and outside events throughout downtown and the city. Please note that the events listed on this page are not eligible for the Season Package discounts and may be in conjunction with other events in Historic Downtown Sumter. 

Sumter Opera House Cinema Series

November – May


The Sumter Opera House Cinema Series is a series of movies ranging from 80's hits like Top Gun and the holiday favorite, Polar Express to timeless classics like Gone with the Wind and An Officer and a Gentleman. These films will be shown on the following dates from November to May:


November 17     

Top Gun

December 8 Polar Express
January 19 Labrynth
February 14 An Officer and a Gentleman
March 16 E.T
April 20 Ferris Bueller's Day Off
May 18 Gone with the Wind


Ticket prices are $5 at the door. Or, if you're a movie buff, grab a 5-Movie Pass for just $20. We look forward to seeing you at the Sumter Opera House Cinema Series!



Untapped: Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

March 4, 2017 • 11am - 7pm


If you love mobile cuisine and a nice cold brew ... then this is the event for you! We are taking over the Farmers Market Building at the Fair Grounds in Sumter with a variety of food truck vendors to choose from as well as a beer tent with craft and domestic beers. 


Please note that the Fair Grounds and Civic Center Parking Lot can only be entered by vehicles, no walk-ins will be allowed.


For more information or to buy tickets, visit