Date(s) & Time(s)
Saturday, Oct 05, 2013 10:00 AM EST
Saturday, Oct 05, 2013 03:00 AM EST
11th ANNUAL SWAMPFEST - Part II
The ever popular SwampFest is a unique two-day opportunity to celebrate the rich heritage of LowerRichlandCounty
SwampFest at the Congaree
Saturday, October 5th - 10:00 AM
Congaree National Park - 100 National Park Drive, Hopkins, SC 29061
Old Mount Moriah Yard - 1000 Old Bluff Road, Hopkins, SC 29061
SwampFest at the Congaree will take place in two locations – The Congaree National Park and the “Yard” of Old Mt. Moriah. Activities will run throughout the day, offering FREE admission and a great opportunity for visitors to experience the richly diverse culture of the Lower Richland Heritage Corridor. FREE parking will be available near the Old Mount Moriah festival site, with some limited free parking in the Congaree National Park. FREE shuttle buses will carry visitors to/from the festival site and the national park.
The opening ceremony will be presented by the Lower Richland Veterans Formation, and a wide array of artists (singers, dancers, instrumentalists, etc.) will perform. Other activities presently include drill teams, drum lines, children’s carnival rides, hayrides, outdoor games, guided tours of Congaree National Park, SwampFest Youth Art Contest, and food vendors. Dog owners are invited to enter their pet in the 1st Annual Congaree Pretty Dog Contest, one of the NEW features added this year.
No matter the age or interest, there are activities for everyone!
Bring your family and friends and enjoy a day out in Richland County.