SC Festival of Flowers offers ‘blooming good time’

There are 44 topiaries displayed throughout Greenwood in a horticultural showcase during the S.C. Festival of Flowers (Courtesy: SC Festival of Flowers website)

GREENWOOD Co., S.C. (WSPA) — It’s the 50th year of the S.C. Festival of Flowers and organizers say this year is blooming impressive.

Festivities will continue through the month with more than 30 events, including shows, shopping, home garden tours and much more.Some of them are displayed below including a chance to try Southern Soul on Main a new meat and 3 restaurant in Uptown Greenwood, a preview with Justin Parker of SC Festival of Stars and Tony Curreri in charge of fireworks at Lights on the Lake.

Split Shot, members of the Upstown Market and Farm Tour, Aviation Expo, Antiques show and Park Seed as well as the community theater.

The signature attraction includes 44 “living” topiary sculptures throughout uptown Greenwood.

Organizers say they’ve seen record attendance in recent years with more than 80,000 people visiting Greenwood.

Last year’s festival had an economic impact of $3.3 million.

Click or tap here for more information on the festival.

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