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Lily Fest 2019

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 12:00pm until 5:00pm

Celebrate the peak bloom and breathtaking beauty of the rare Rocky Shoals Spider Lily during this spectacular afternoon full of music and activities. A short walk (3/4 mile one way) down the historic canal trail leads to the overlook where you are placed in the midst of a true wonder of nature. This is the largest population of spider lilies in the world and they cover this area of the Catawba River in a blanket of white! Back at the main area, musical groups play on the porch of the historical log house while other activities are available to the public. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase. Admission: $5/adult, $3.25/ SC senior, $3/child. For more details about this event, please visit the website here.

Location Details:

2051 Park Dr.
Catawba, SC 29704
(803) 789-5800

The last of a dozen 19th century South Carolina river canals, Landsford Canal has all of its major features intact. The park has a trail along the canal and a Lockkeeper's house which contains interpretive exhibits on the canal system in South Carolina. 9 am-6 pm, daily. Park entrance fee charged for ages 6 and over.