Loretta Holloway will be a featured performer at the 2013 Spring Water Festival!


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Holloway to headline Spring Water Festival entertainment on Aug. 24


Loretta Holloway will headline the 2013 Spring Water Festival!

The Spring Water Festival headliner on Saturday will be Loretta Holloway, a jazz/contemporary and R&B singer. Holloway is known as South Carolina’s “First Lady of Song.”

She has appeared in showrooms in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, opening for headliners including Bill Cosby, Jay Leno, Whoopi Goldberg and others.

Holloway was presented to Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip in a Royal Command Performance in Australia and has performed in China, Thailand, Egypt, Japan and Russia. Boxing fans have seen Holloway in major arenas singing the National Anthem prior to fights by champions Larry Holmes, Mike Tyson and Oscar De La Hoya.

Holloway has appeared on theatrical stages, TV and movies.

She starred in the New York off-Broadway production of “Mama I Want To Sing II,” and her movie credits include, Pure Country, with George Strait, and Elvis and Me. She also sang the sound track for the United Artist movie release of “Black Jack.” Holloway will star as herself in the upcoming movie “Clipped Wings, They Do Fly” written and produced by William Michael Barbee.

Holloway also appeared on local TV in the CW TV show, “The Bishop’s Wife.” She appeared on stage at the Spring Water Festival last year, performing as a guest singer with Mac Arnold.

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Spring Water Festival to feature beach, blues, variety of music

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The 2013 Spring Water Festival will include a variety of entertainment during the two day event which will be held Friday, Aug. 23 and Saturday, Aug. 24 in Williamston’s Mineral Spring Park.

Friday night will feature “Beach Music” with the Original Out-of-Towners Band.

Joey Werner and Tony Kennedy, two of the founding members of the group, continue to perform under the revised name. The band will provide nonstop, energetic Carolina beach and shag music as well as party music and oldies on the opening night of the Spring Water Festival.

Palmetto Amusements returns to SWF


Palmetto Amusements will return with festival favorites including the Loop-o-Plane, Spinner, Circus Crawl, Berry-Go-Round and Super Swing. Friday night will be Wrist-Band-Night with unlimited rides for one price.

Plans underway for 32nd Spring Water Festival August 23 & 24

Plans are coming together for the 32nd Annual Spring Water Festival held in Williamston’s Mineral Spring Park in August. The festival will again be a two day event, Friday, Aug. 23 and Saturday, Aug. 24.

A new T-Shirt design in two popular colors is now available at ERS Radio Shack in Williamston and will be available along with other festival souvenirs during the festival.

The festival will kick off at 6 p.m. on Friday evening with craft vendors, children’s rides, a variety of festival food and Beach Music with the Original Out of Towners Band.

Sign up now for Spring Water Run


Organizers of the AnMed Health Spring Water Run, to be held in conjunction with the 32nd annual Spring Water Festival are now accepting applications for the event. The run is sanctioned as an RRCA Grand Prix event and will include a 1 mile and 5K run on Saturday morning, Aug. 24.

Spring Water Festival 2013 Auto Show Information

The Williamston Spring Water Festival features antique and classic autos and trucks. A variety of awards are given out to participants. The auto show is being held at the Williamston Fire Dept. again this year as a part of the 32nd Annual Spring Water Festival.

More than 125 vehicles are expected. Antique autos, street rods, customs, trucks and other special vehicles will be displayed.

The show also features the town’s restored 1936 Chevrolet Fire Engine and the Williamston Fire Department offers rides on it!

To regisgter your ride, Contact Steve Ellison at 864-844-7101 or email at wfd100@att.net


Spring Water Run 2013

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Spring Water Run 2013 Forms – Print or download the Spring Water Run 2013 forms and mail them in to pre-register. Additional information to be posted soon.

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Spring Water Festival 2013


Friday, AUG. 23, 2013


The 2013 festival will kick off at 6 p.m. on Friday with the Original Out of Towners Band.
Special guest Rhonda McDaniel and DJ Pat Patterson will be appearing along with the Band.

6:00 PM – DJ Pat Patterson

7:00 PM – Original Out-of-Towners Band.

With Special Guest
Rhonda McDaniel  

Rhonda McDaniel

Rhonda McDaniel


SATURDAY, AUG. 24, 2013

Amphitheater Stage Schedule

10 a.m. – TBA

11 a.m. –  Tom Fisch

12 noon – Royal Scotsmen Band

2:15 – Blue Sky Band

3:15 – Whitten City News – also known as Whitten

4:30 – Odyssey

6 p.m. Loretta Holloway – South Carolina’s First Lady of Song!

There will be an all day Gospel Showcase on Saturday . . .

Gospel Stage Schedule

10:20 – Craig Ledford

10:50 – Three Seeds

11:20 – Chosen Few

12:00 – John Rothrock

12:30 –  Centurions

1:00 – Stand Alone

1:30 – Travis Malachi

2:00 –  Hartstrings

2:40 – Echos of Mercy

3:00 – Living Truth

Childrens Stage Schedule

Children’s Stage entertainment will include:

10:00 – Chad Allen Fight Club

11:00 – K&M Dance House

12:00 – Tom Fisch

12:30 – Tiger Paw Martial Arts

1:00 – Button the Clown

1:30 – Jack’s Drum Shack

Please check back soon for additional information.

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