Trump Campaign Event Information - July 1, 2023 Pickens, SC

President Donald J. Trump, 45th President of the United States of America, will celebrate Independence Day and deliver remarks to first-in-the-South voters, along with state lawmakers and other special guests in the City of Pickens, South Carolina on Saturday, July 1, 2023 11:30 am – 2:00 pm.

214 E Main St
Pickens, SC 29671

Event Will Be Livestreamed

If you can’t make it out to the event on Saturday, you can watch it online. Click below to watch online.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

  • The venue is outside on beautiful main street.
  • If you registered for Tickets, you will receive an Email with your tickets on Friday, June 30.
  • Venue Seating
    • ADA Seating is Available
  • Restrooms Available Inside Venue
  • Free Water Bottles Available Inside Venue
  • Food and Drink Available for Purchase Inside Venue
  • Entry to Venue
    • Entry is located on E. Main St. in front of McDonalds.
    • There are multiple screening devices to optimize the entry process. Once screened you’ll enter the venue.
    • Once you enter the venue, you can leave, however you will need to be rescreened to reenter venue
  • Bags
    • Backpacks and the like are allowed inside the venue. However, all bags will be searched slowing down your screening time. Less is always more.
    • See U.S. Secret Service Prohibited Items List below.
  • There are cooling fans inside the venue.

Campaign Event Layout

Timeline Of Events

9:00 AM – Doors Open 

11:00AM – Special Guest Speakers Deliver Remarks 

1:00PM – 45th President of the United States Donald J. Trump Delivers Remarks 

U.S. Secret Service Prohibited Items

  •  Aerosols
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Balloons
  • Balls
  • Banners, signs, placards
  • Drones and other unmanned aircraft systems
  • E-Cigarettes
  • Explosives of any kind (including fireworks)
  • Firearms
  • Glass, thermal and metal containers
  • Laser lights and laser pointers
  • Mace and/or pepper spray
  • Noisemakers, such as air horns, whistles, drums, bullhorns, etc.
  • Packages
  • Spray containers
  • Structures
  • Supports for signs/placards
  • Weapons
  • Chairs
  • Strollers
  • Bottles or drinks of any kind
  • And any other items that may pose a threat to the security of the event as determined by and at the discretion of the security screeners.

Road Closures

General Parking Lots

Parking opens at 6:00 an on July 1.

Shuttle Service Is Available for These Three Locations Only

Shuttle service is available from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Drop off point is where Ann Street meets Main Street. To return to your parking location, you will be picked up where Ann Street meets Main Street.

  • Pickens High School – 150 Torch Dr., Pickens, SC 29671
  • Hagood Mill – 138 Hagood Mill Rd., Pickens, SC 29671
  • Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative – 734 W. Main St., Pickens, SC 29671


ADA Parking

Parking opens at 6:00 an on July 1.