The Upcoming Peach Festivals Celebrate The Very Essence Of South Carolina, So Save The Date
Did you know South Carolina is the second largest peach producer in the country (behind California)? It’s true. And while our neighboring friends in Georgia lay claim to moniker of the Peach State, peaches are the very essence of the South Carolina. So it stands to reason we’d have a peach festival (or four) each and every year to celebrate the sweet goodness of not only the harvest season, but also the beautiful period when the peach trees all over the state paint the landscape with bright blooms.
If you’ve never celebrated the peach, then get ready, South Carolina. You’ll have at least four chances to do so in the coming months with a variety peach festivals taking place in towns all over the state where peaches and peach growing are a way of life. Pick your favorite, or attend them all. Here’s what you need to know about each:
How many of these peach festivals have you attended in past years and what do you love most about each one? Join the discussion in the comments below!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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