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Walterboro is located in Colleton County
west of Charleston
between Hampton and Summerville along United States Highway 17 near the source of the Ashepoo River.
In 1817, the City of Walterboro became the county seat and was officially incorporated in 1826. The town is situated 32 miles inland from the Atlantic Ocean. Walterboro is the only urban area within Colleton County. Walterboro is located at the junction of United States Highways 15 and 17A, and South Carolina Highways 63, 64 and 303. Interstate 95, the principal north-south corridor for the eastern coast of the United States, is located just to the west of the City limits.
Walterboro is home to one golf course and several tennis facilities. Visitors and guests of the town may enjoy many outdoor activities as well as a moderate climate.
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Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Hazlehurst BBQ Fest Hazlehurst GA May3-4 The competition is sanctioned by the Georgia Barbecue Association.
Seafoodfest on the River Savannah GA May3-5 There is something for everyone as the price points and medium are wonderfully varied. Also make sure you check out the hot new stuff up and down River Street in over one hundred shops, restaurants and pubs!
Glennville Sweet Onion Festival Glennville GA May11 Glennville's biggest annual event, the Glennville Sweet Onion Festival, has hosted over 35 years of events, and sunny skies have just about shone upon every one. The festive day on the second Saturday of each May celebrates the harvesting of the famous Vidalia sweet onion crop.