Planning underway for 41st Annual Spring Water Festival

Organizers of the 41st Annual Spring Water Festival are in the process of planning for the two day festival, August 26 & 27, 2022. Hours for the festival this year will be 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. The year’s festival will feature several new attractions which will be announced soon, said Festival Chairman David Meade.

Organizers are looking for local gospel groups interested in performing on the Gospel Stage during the festival on Saturday, August 27. If interested call Catlin Tierce at 864-318-5993.
The festival will feature free kids activities, amusement rides, more than 50 vendors, antique and classic auto show, fire truck rides, festival food, live music and other special attractions.
The 5K Spring Water Run is also returning, Meade said. Details and registration forms will be available soon.

Organizers are currently accepting vendor, display and car show applications for the festival.
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

For more information on crafts contact Joy Zapada by email at
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

The festival will again feature one of the Upstateā€™s largest antique and classic auto shows, being sponsored by the Williamston Fire Department. To register contact David Huff at 864-625-1281 or email Also online at There will be awards in a number of categories.

Additional information will be announced soon.
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