Did you know that South Carolina produces MORE peaches than Georgia?

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with Associate Broker ~ Premier Team, KW Realty Licensed: VA DC MD SC GA

Yup, it's true.  One of our peach counties is Edgefield Co.  And today is the Ridge Peach Festival!

 

Trenton, South Carolina.  (located between Aiken, North Augusta, and Edgefield, SC)  

 

                                               peaches growing on a tree

Come out and enjoy the southern hospitality and richness of this wonderful town.

This little town is hosting thousands of visitors today for it's 38th Annual Ridge Peach Festival.

A full day of fun!!   Parade with local military band, local dignataries, beauty queens and antique cars/trucks/tractors... horses - and more horses...and other floats...

 

Food!  Food!  Food!!   Yes - everything PEACH!  OMG.  Peach preserves, peach pies, peach ice cream, peach pudding, peach cobbler, peach iced tea, peach slushies, canned peaches, fresh peaches.....  DELICIOUS - ALL OF IT :)             And there will be vendors with other foods, too, lol.

peach cobbler     peach sorbet

Arts and Crafts -  Live music all day long!! -  games and rides - antiques - softball tourny - ........and wrap up the night with music under the stars.   

Catch a shuttle from a parking area to the park.

From Augusta, GA by I-20, take exit 5 North on 25 towards Trenton. You will travel approximately 15 miles, go through the intersection of 121/25/19, staying on 121. Continue .7 miles, turn right on Church Street and follow it until it dead-ends at Watson St. The town park is directly in front of you just across the railroad track. The town park is centered between Watson St. and Harrison St.

From Columbia by I-20, take exit 18 (Hwy 19) to Trenton/Edgefield.

When you come to a fork at Eureka, stay left on 19 towards Trenton. Continue on 19 to the intersection of 121/25/19 (Pine House Intersection), take a right to Trenton and continue .7 miles. Turn right on Church Street and follow it until it dead-ends at Watson St. The town park is directly in front of you just across the railroad track. The town park is centered between Watson St. and Harrison St

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I hope you have a chance to get to the festival!

Gene Mock, Aiken Realtor ~ Assisting Buyers and Sellers.

Please visit my website:  CarolinaHorseRealEstate.com

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Comments (5)

Eric Reid
Renaissance Realty Group of Keller Williams Atlanta Partners - Lawrenceville, GA

OK as one from GA  I will have to say you may grow more but a Georgia Peach is like no other .. sweeter fresher HMMMMMMM it does not get any better then a Georgia peach

Jun 21, 2008 07:55 AM
Kara Casamassina
International Property Management Group, LLC - Aiken, SC
Boomers and beyond

Sounds like alot of fun :)    Bring me back a piece of peach pie!!

Jun 21, 2008 08:06 AM
Anonymous
Veronica DeCarolis

Are they as good as the white peaches of New Jersey? I love peaches but can't wait for our local fruit stand to put out their white peaches in August!

Veronica

Jun 21, 2008 08:13 AM
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Gene Mock
Associate Broker ~ Premier Team, KW Realty - Leesburg, VA
GRI, CRB, CRS, ABR, CIPS, TRC, SFR, SRES

I don't know about the Jersey peaches, Veronica ....you need to ask my friend Kara - she is originally from Jersey.   All I can tell you is that they are delicious :) 

Thanks for the comments

Jun 21, 2008 12:26 PM
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

Gene , just sent you a AR email about Trenton, SC   ...............

Apr 27, 2015 01:15 AM