The 2016 Spring Water Festival will again feature one of the upstate’s largest antique and classic auto shows hosted by the Williamston Fire Department and Sponsored by McDonalds, Clinkscales Chevrolet and Tri-City NAPA Auto Parts. To register contact Steve Ellison at 864-844-7101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also online at www.williamstonfire.com. There will be awards in a number of categories.
The antique and classic auto show is held on West Main Street in front of Mineral Spring Park in Historic Downtown Williamston, SC. Hundreds of custom vehicles line the street, surround the Williamston Fire Department and line the new Mineral Spring Trail from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on festival day.
Organizers of the 35th Annual Spring Water Festival are now accepting vendor and display applications for the two day festival August 26 & 27, 2016.
Any local craft vendor interested in participating in the event can pick up an application and guidelines at The Journal office or online at the Spring Water Festival website at www.springwaterfestival.com. For more information on crafts contact Beth Watkins at 864-704-4502 or email email@example.com.
Local businesses, and non-profits) are also invited to have a display to promote their business at the festival. Business displays should contact Dianne Lollis at 864-847-5743 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The festival will again feature one of the upstate’s largest antique and classic auto shows, being sponsored by the Williamston Fire Department. To register contact Steve Ellison at 864-844-7101 or email email@example.com. Also online at www.williamstonfire.com. There will be awards in a number of categories.
The 5K Spring Water Run will return this year as a featured attraction of the 35th annual Spring Water Festival on Saturday, Aug. 27. The run is sanctioned as an RRCA Grand Prix event. The 5K open race will begin at 7:45 a.m.
The course includes city streets and country roads with rolling hills. Splits will be called at the one and two mile mark and water stations will be on the course. Additional information on Spring Water Run registration will be posted online soon!
Churches, businesses and organizations in the area are joining the Town of Williamston to place lighted displays in Williamston’s Christmas Park this holiday season. Opening night ceremonies and lighting of the park will be held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 26, 2016 at 6 p.m., at the Amphitheater Stage in Mineral Spring Park.
Santa Claus will also be arriving on the town’s antique 1936 Fire Engine and visiting with children in the Scout Hut.
Cookies and hot chocolate will be given out by local churches and groups each Saturday night also to help visitors keep warm while strolling through the park or watching special entertainment.
The lighting of the park will include the opening of Deck the Halls in Williamston’s Municpal Center. The annual event has become a holiday tradition for the town and features beautifully decorated Christmas trees in the main hallways of the Municipal Center. It will be open to the public for viewing following the lighting of the park and during regular business hours through the holidays.
Hours for viewing trees will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through the holiday season.
2015 Spring Water Festival Auto Show sponsored by:
McDonald’s of Williamston
August 22, 2015 8 am – 3 pm
$500 cash give-away – $100 per hour to registered vehicles
Top 25 awards – PLUS Best Truck, Best Ford, Best Originl, Best Mopar, Best GM, Mayor’s Choice, Best Street Rod, Will Drake Award
Main St. Parking
52″ Flat Screen HDTV Give-W-Way
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 33rd Annual Spring Water Festival. More than 150 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 register your ride, Contact Steve Ellison at 864-844-7101 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org