Events for March 31, 2017
Summerville Family YMCA 45th Annual Flowertown Festival
The Flowertown Festival, now in its 45th year, is the Y’s premiere fundraiser founded in 1972 to support health and wellness programs at the Y. Every spring, thousands of people visit Summerville to see nature’s bounty awash in color, from the hot pink azaleas, to the purple wisteria, to the delicate white dogwood. On this three-day weekend, 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 Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival.
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/Kids Fest
Farmer’s Market (Saturday & Sunday ONLY)
Voted 2016 Top 20 Events by Southeast Tourism
Macaroni & Please is a modern manners program designed to introduce students to the basic principles of good manners. The classes are fun and include interactive activities aimed to help strengthen social and emotional learning focusing on self-presentation, introductions, body language, self-control, empathy, forgiveness, gratitude, manners in school, home and in public and dining etiquette.
Dates: Tuesdays March 14th - April 4th
Register online at the City of Charleston Recreation website or in person at Hazel Parker Playground.
For more information contact Aly Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us on Friday, March 31 for the Kids Run & Wonderfest sponsored by Wonder Works!
11AM: Festivities Begin
Musical performances by Southbound 17 and The Lauren Hall Band
Live magic show by Caleb Alexander,
Doggie fashion show featuring Patricia Altschul of Southern Charm Mechanical Bull
Arts & Crafts with Art Buzz Kids
Free options (While supplies last.) – hotdogs, Krispy Kreme Donuts
For purchase – Domino’s Pizza
11AM – 4:00PM: Festival
4PM: Race warm-uo
5PM: Race Time
Races Follow Order Below:
· Toddler Waddler
· ¼ mile
· 1 mile
Free outdoor movies shown on the large screen at the new Regional Recreation Complex. Bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket and family and friends. Gate opens at 7 pm. Movies begin at dusk. Food trucks will be present for consessions. (no outside food or drink please)Find out more »