Summerville, SC
Posted 11 months ago
Hutchinson Square
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OKTOBERFEST ANNOUNCEDūüćĽ: The annual Summerville Rotary Oktoberfest has been announced for October 1! This is a family friendly event with games, music, food and beer. Located in Hutchinson Square, Summerville, South Carolina. Admission is FREE, Food and Beverages available for purchase. Noon to 6 PM
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