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The Tiny South Carolina Town That Transforms Into A Watermelon Wonderland Each Year

Let’s face it, it can get super hot and humid this time of year in the Palmetto State. But if there’s one thing that’s sure to rescue you on a hot summer day, it’s a cold slice of watermelon. If you agree, then you’ll love this tiny little town in South Carolina that transforms into a watermelon wonderland each year. Hampton County has hosted an annual watermelon festival for 75 big years.

Hampton County Watermelon Festival takes place from June 17 – 25, 2017. For more information see these links: Official Website | Facebook Page | Event Schedule

Small towns and small town festivals in South Carolina offer fantastic opportunities for families to reconnect and spend some quality time together. If you grew up in small town South Carolina what was your favorite hometown festival? Our comments section is wide open for your answer.

For more summertime fun in the Palmetto State, check out these 15 swimming holes in South Carolina.

Robin Jarvis
Robin Jarvis is a staff writer for OnlyInYourState.com.