2014 Flowertown Festival in Summerville begins April 4 - WCBD-TV: News, Weather, and Sports for Charleston, SC

2014 Flowertown Festival in Summerville begins April 4

Posted: Updated:
The annual Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival, a 3 day event celebrated every spring since 1972 The annual Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival, a 3 day event celebrated every spring since 1972
SUMMERVILLE, SC - Every spring, the Town of Summerville is awash in color- from the hot pink azaleas, to the purple wisteria, to the delicate white dogwood. On one 3-day weekend during this season, thousands of festival-goers transcend this gracious Southern town to take in the flowers and hospitality and attend one of the largest arts and crafts festivals in the Southeast- The YMCA Flowertown Festival.

The annual Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival, a 3 day event celebrated every spring since 1972, celebrates the ushering in of warm weather and the passing of the cold

The annual Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival, a 3 day event celebrated every spring since 1972, celebrates the ushering in of warm weather and the passing of the cold. - See more at: http://www.flowertownfestival.com/#sthash.EWdvPdoL.dpuf
Friday, April 4 - 9 am-6 pm
Saturday, April 5 - 9 am-6 pm
Sunday, April 6 - 9 am-4 pm


The Flowertown Festival is consistently ranked one of the Top 20 events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society, the three-day festival features:

  •     Over 200 jury-selected artists from throughout the country who display their work for sale
  •     Delicious foods from restaurants at The Taste
  •     Fun activities and rides for children at the Children's Jubilee
  •     Farmer's Market (Saturday ONLY)
  •     NEW!! KidsFest (Saturday ONLY) - Blooming Artists of the Flowertown Festival & YMCA ChalkFest
  •     Free admission
  •     Free Parking?
  • Parents banned from coaching sports in Berkeley County schools

    Parents banned from coaching sports in Berkeley County schools

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:26:15 GMT
    Tuesday night, the Berkeley County School Board approved a ban on parents coaching varsity and junior varsity level sports. The amendment states that no parent volunteer may coach a sport their child plays.A petition with 512 community signatures was brought to the meeting. No one spoke in favor of the change, but parents haven't been happy with this new policy. Exceptions to the rule are allowed at the discretion of the principal or full-time staff members. Added Language for Policy JH- Stud...
    Tuesday night, the Berkeley County School Board approved a ban on parents coaching varsity and junior varsity level sports. The amendment states that no parent volunteer may coach a sport their child plays.A petition with 512 community signatures was brought to the meeting. No one spoke in favor of the change, but parents haven't been happy with this new policy. Exceptions to the rule are allowed at the discretion of the principal or full-time staff members. Added Language for Policy JH- Stud...
  • SC justices order new sentencing hearing

    SC justices order new sentencing hearing

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:16:09 GMT
    A new sentencing hearing has been ordered for a man on South Carolina's death row for killing the mother of his child. The state Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that John Edward Weik of Moncks Corner should have a new hearing that would give him a chance to leave death row. Justices said Weik's attorneys had not presented enough evidence about his background and mental health history. Weik was convicted in 1999 for the shotgun slaying of 27-year-old Susan Hutto Krasae at her home in Knightsv...
    A new sentencing hearing has been ordered for a man on South Carolina's death row for killing the mother of his child. The state Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that John Edward Weik of Moncks Corner should have a new hearing that would give him a chance to leave death row. Justices said Weik's attorneys had not presented enough evidence about his background and mental health history. Weik was convicted in 1999 for the shotgun slaying of 27-year-old Susan Hutto Krasae at her home in Knightsv...
  • Body found on Farm Field Road July 8 identified

    Body found on Farm Field Road July 8 identified

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:55:10 GMT
    Officials have identified the remains located in Holly Hill on July 8 as 26-year-old Adelso Corado BarrientosOfficials have identified the remains located in Holly Hill on July 8 as 26-year-old Adelso Corado Barrientos
    Officials have identified the remains found July 8 on Farm Field Road in Holly Hill.
    Officials have identified the remains found July 8 on Farm Field Road in Holly Hill.
Powered by WorldNow

210 W. Coleman Blvd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Telephone: 843.216.4875
Fax: 843.881.3410
Email: news@wcbd.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.