Upcoming Events

May
15
Mon
all-day Peace Officers’ Memorial Day
Peace Officers’ Memorial Day
May 15 all-day
Council passed a Proclamation designating May 15, 2016 as Peace Officers’ Memorial Day.  Take time to thank your local police department for their dedication and hard work.
7:00 pm Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
May 15 @ 7:00 pm
Regular Town Council Meeting Cowpens Municipal Courtroom 5330 N. Main Street Upcoming Agenda Call to Order Invocation Approve Agenda for April 17, 2017 Approval of Minutes, Purchase Journal, Account Registers and Monthly Statements Approve Meeting[...]
Jun
19
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm
Regular Town Council Meeting Cowpens Municipal Courtroom 5330 N. Main Street Upcoming Agenda Call to Order Invocation Approve Agenda for April 17, 2017 Approval of Minutes, Purchase Journal, Account Registers and Monthly Statements Approve Meeting[...]
Jul
17
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm
Regular Town Council Meeting Cowpens Municipal Courtroom 5330 N. Main Street Upcoming Agenda Call to Order Invocation Approve Agenda for April 17, 2017 Approval of Minutes, Purchase Journal, Account Registers and Monthly Statements Approve Meeting[...]
Aug
21
Mon
7:00 pm Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Regular Town Council Meeting @ Cowpens Municipal Courtroom
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm
Regular Town Council Meeting Cowpens Municipal Courtroom 5330 N. Main Street Upcoming Agenda Call to Order Invocation Approve Agenda for April 17, 2017 Approval of Minutes, Purchase Journal, Account Registers and Monthly Statements Approve Meeting[...]

Community

LibraryCowpens strives to be the “Community of Choice” for families and business; embracing the future while respecting our proud heritage and natural environment, and promoting our strong sense of community identity.

Mighty Moo Festival

In 1976, the Cowpens Bicentennial Committee decided that the next town festival would be called the Mighty Moo Festival in honor of former crewmen of the USS Cowpens WWII aircraft carrier.

On July 2, 1977, one crewman, Mr. O.J. Simpson of Charleston (SC), attended that festival. By 1982, the number of former crewmen attending the festival had risen to over 115.

In recent years, the public attendance has swelled to over several thousand during the three day event.

The festival has street dances, a golf tournament, pageants, baseball games, reunions, and a parade that honors the former crewmen of both the USS Cowpens CVL 25 and the current USS Cowpens CG 63.

The yearly festival is held on the third weekend of June.

Timken Community Center

The Timken Community Center features programming for children and adults in the Cowpens area. The facility includes a fitness center, a computer lab, activity rooms, and conference rooms. These spaces are available to rent for weddings, showers, birthday parties, and other events. Call 864-406-0726 for more information.

Farmer’s Market

The Cowpens Farmer’s Market is open on Saturdays from 10AM-3PM year-round. Find local produce, baked goods, honey, eggs, arts, crafts, and much more at this indoor market.