Thanks for making the 2015 Spring Water Festival a success!


Thousands of people enjoyed the 34th Annual Spring Water Festival held over the weekend in Williamston’s Mineral Spring Park. With great weather, ie no rain and modest temperatures in the high 80s, the event enjoyed a more “very good” attendance. More on this years festival to come . . . Check back!

Pictured – The crowd in front of the Amphitheater Stage begins growing prior to Austin Webb’s performance at the 2015 Spring Water Festival Saturday.

Spring Water Festival now accepting applications

Organizers of the 34th Annual Spring Water Festival are now accepting craft vendor applications for the two day festival in August.

Any local vendor interested in participating in the event can pick up an application and guidelines at The Journal office or the Spring Water Festival website at

For more information on crafts contact Beth Watkins at 864-704-4502 or email

Local businesses 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 upstate’s largest antique and classic auto shows, being sponsored by the Williamston Fire Department. To register contact Steve Ellison at 864-847-4950. There will be awards in a number of categories.