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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
The Springwater Committee is in the process of making plans for the August 23 & 24 Spring Water Festival.
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Spring Water Festival
August 23 & 24, 2013
The Spring Water Festival in Williamston, SC celebrates the founding of a town that was once a popular tourist destination, drawing people from across the state to enjoy the benefits of a mineral spring which reportedly had medicinal qualities. The two day festival begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 23 and continues 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24.
Today the spring around which the town was built still flows, offering visitors a cool, refreshing drink of spring water in Mineral Spring Park, right in the center of the town.
The festival, celebrating their 32nd year, features free kids activities, amusement rides, crafts, antique and classic auto show, live music and other special attractions including a 5K run.
The festival will kick off on Friday with a Shag contest and Beach Music by the Out of Towners Band. The 5K Spring Water Run will kick off the event on Saturday morning featuring a registered course. More than forty-five crafters from three states will display handmade items which will be offered for sale at the in the arts and crafts area.
The Williamston Fire Department offers rides on the restored 1936 fire truck, a festival favorite. Vendors offer a variety of delicious food items for the festival.
Music lovers are invited to bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a day of music and other activities. The festival features a variety of performers on three stages
The gospel stage features well known and recorded entertainers performing all styles of gospel music and the children’s stage features special entertainment for kids. The Mineral Spring Park Amphitheater will feature a variety of music including Beach, Blues and Country. Scheduled performers include Loretta Holloway, The Royal Scotsmen Band and others.
The Spring Water Festival was organized in 1981 as a funding source for the town’s winter holiday attraction, the Christmas Park in December.
The Spring Water Festival is held in Mineral Spring Park, State Highway 20, downtown Williamston, SC on the fourth weekend of August. Parking and admission is free.
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