Calendar

Apr
27
Thu
Glencairn Garden Lunchtime Entertainment @ Glencairn Garden
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Glencairn Garden Lunchtime Entertainment @ Glencairn Garden | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by South State Bank

Relax, kick back, and enjoy the sounds of local musicians while taking in the beautiful scenery of the Come-See-Me Festival’s birthplace. This FREE and family-friendly event is sure to appeal to all ages. Grab your family, friends, and coworkers, pull up your lawn chair or blanket, and come see us at the garden. Purchase lunch and dinner on-site from Groucho’s Deli of Rock Hill or The Roasting Company or pack your own picnic. Cancelled if rain.

SPECIAL COLLECTION: Help the Boys and Girls Club of York County by bringing any games/board games/sports equipment to the concerts.

April 24, Monday (Lunch-Groucho’s Deli): Old Fogies Band (Ol’ timey tunes featuring banjo, mandolin, cello, and guitar with vocals)
April 25, Tuesday (Lunch-Groucho’s Deli): Jason Atkins (Keyboardist)
April 26, Wednesday (Lunch-The Roasting Company): Oneppo Brothers (Classic rock)
April 27, Thursday (Lunch-The Roasting Company): Rosehips

Coloring Contest & Awards Ceremony @ Museum of York County
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm
Coloring Contest & Awards Ceremony @ Museum of York County | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by Patrick Management Company and The Herald Media Group

April 11, Tuesday (5pm) Deadline for entries
April 18-22, Tuesday-Saturday (entries displayed 10am-5pm)
April 23, Sunday (entries displayed 1-5pm)
April 25-27, Tuesday-Thursday (entries displayed 10am-5pm)
April 27, Thursday (5:30pm) Awards Ceremony

Visit the Museum of York County to enjoy the Coloring Contest display and other exhibits. Coloring Contest entry forms are available at ComeSeeMe.org, the Museum of York County, the Main Street Children’s Museum, in the Come-See-Me Coloring Book, and will be printed in some issues of The Herald. Entries must be completed and turned in by 5pm on Tuesday, April 11 to the Museum of York County. Contest entries will be displayed until Thursday April 27 at the Museum of York County. Entries must be picked up between April 28 and May 15. Coloring Contest exhibition is included with museum admission. Prices: Tuesday-Saturday: Youth $5, Adults $8, Seniors $7. Members and children 3 and under are free. Free admission on Sundays.

Come See Me Coloring Contest 2017 Winners

Division 1

1st       Erith Gordan
2nd     Thomas Eric Hinson, Jr.
3rd      Mazarine Devine-Burrell
4th      Branden Hamilton
5th      Peyton McWaters
6th      Reagan Jordan
HM     Brock Burton
HB      Titus Shellenberger

Division 2    

1st      Bailey DiEduardo
2nd     Boyd Reinhardt
3rd      Taylor Lea
4th      Jo Anna Triester
5th      Julia Newman
6th      Lauren Mick
HM     Dylan Douglas
HM     Ronan Fay
HM     Kaylee
HM     Caroline Stanford

Division 3

1st         Aideen Gordan
2nd      Kate Dickens
3rd      Elizabeth Stanford
4th      Lucy Ann Smith
5th      Varna
6th      Julia McMichal
HM     Hunter Willis
HM     Michael Hall Lessard III
HM     Ruby Love Britsch
HM     Ruthie Blanchard

Division 4

1st      Phobe Nance
2nd     Reagan Broussard
3rd      Mallorie Rickabaugh
4th      Bailey Rose Burton
5th      Addison Golder
6th      Mason Evans
HM     Alyssa Robinson
HM     John David Kiehn
HM     Emilie Morey
HM     Nathan Wiegman

Division 5

1st      Jane Ann Blanchard
2nd      Oviya
3rd      Maddie Parman
4th      Pierce Broussard
5th      Isabella Headrick
6th      Elizabeth Kiehn
HM     Sophie Sherer
HM     Kaitlin Blanchard
HM     Autumn Reeves
HM     Nathan Wiegman

Division 6

1st      Becky Pruette
2nd     Brianna French
3rd      Tess Shellenberger
4th      Abbie Bailey
5th      McKenzie Brockelbank
6th      CJ Cruz
HM     Brantley Rowland
HM     Henry Glenn
HM     Kayleigh Mick
HM     David DiFrancesco

Division 7

1st      Katie Glenn
2nd     Alyson Hogue
3rd      Ashlyne Courtney
4th      Lucas Moyon
5th      Bréasia Mackey

Division 8

1st      Lydia Mills
2nd     Kaitlyn Baker
3rd      Shelley Lovern
4th      Allen Grooms
5th      Kathryne Courtney
6th      Kimberly Robinson

Division 9 (Adult)

1st      April Birdsong
2nd      Mel Rose
3rd      Samantha Lovern
4th      Michelle DiEduardo
5th      Sarah Hollenbeck
6th      Ashlyn Beck
HM     Michael Quinn
HM     Barbara Roberts
HM     Trobjorn Holmberg
HM     Melanie Hicks
HM     Susan Golder

Division 10

1st      Delante Medley
2nd     Lenda Minter
3rd      Emily DeStefano
4th      Cameron Neely
5th      Rick McConnell
6th      Aziza Ebony Hammond
HM     Christian Loss
HM     Lizzy Cottington
HM     Tommy Kimble
HM     Deidra Crockett
HM     May Belle Taylor

Best of Show

Caroline Birdsong   0 – 8
Will Birdsong          9 – 18

Glencairn Garden Evening Entertainment @ Glencairn Garden
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Glencairn Garden Evening Entertainment @ Glencairn Garden | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by South State Bank

Relax, kick back, and enjoy the sounds of local musicians while taking in the beautiful scenery of the Come-See-Me Festival’s birthplace. This FREE and family-friendly event is sure to appeal to all ages. Grab your family, friends, and coworkers, pull up your lawn chair or blanket, and come see us at the garden. Purchase lunch and dinner on-site from Groucho’s Deli of Rock Hill or The Roasting Company or pack your own picnic. Cancelled if rain.

SPECIAL COLLECTION: Help the Boys and Girls Club of York County by bringing any games/board games/sports equipment to the concerts.

April 24, Monday (Dinner-The Roasting Company): Heywire (Southern funk/Americana)
April 25, Tuesday (Dinner-The Roasting Company): John Shaughnessy Trio (Jazz)
April 26, Wednesday (Dinner-Groucho’s Deli): Reginaldo Rabelo and James Brock (Brazilian duo)
April 27, Thursday (Dinner-Groucho’s Deli): Matt Tucker Trio (Modern country favorites)

Broadway Night @ Elevation Church
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Broadway Night @ Elevation Church | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by Family Trust Federal Credit Union

Stars shine bright during the much-anticipated Broadway Night. This is a FREE event you do not want to miss. Check out community stars, chosen from auditions, as they perform selections from various Broadway productions. Dance and sing along as these performers take on your favorite Broadway songs.

Apr
28
Fri
Moonlight Jazz & Blues @ Winthrop Lake
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Moonlight Jazz & Blues @ Winthrop Lake | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by BB&T, Caraustar Industries, Hamilton Martens, LLC, A. Watts Huckabee and Carolina Insurance & Investment Group (CIIG), Leitner Construction Company, Inc., and Patrick Management Company

Spend the evening at Winthrop Lake soaking up the moonlight and enjoying the smooth sounds emanating from the Founders Federal Credit Union Stage. Entry fee is $5 (CASH ONLY) for adults 21 & older (valid IDs required). Free for those under 21. Parking at Winthrop Coliseum is $5. Bring a picnic, cooler, chair or blanket and relax with friends. Not up for a picnic? Let the professionals do the cooking for you and walk over to the Barbeque Cook-Off “Anything but Butts” competition where for $1 per sample you can delight in a variety of dishes ranging in years past from gumbo to barbeque chicken to desserts. Samples sold from 6:30 pm until we run out. Prohibited items and activities include tailgating in parking lots, glass bottles and containers, kegs, pets, vendors, household furniture (i.e. sofas, etc.), skateboards, hover boards, bikes and roller blades, tiki torches and similar lighting, campfires/bonfires, motorized scooters, golf carts, and RVs. Grounds must be vacated by 11 pm. Event may be canceled due to weather.

Entertainment
6 pm                     The Jason Poore Trio (A mix of rock & roll, jazz & blues, and country)
8 pm                     Daniel D (Extraordinary electric violinist)

Barbeque Cook-Off/Anything but Butts Sales @ Winthrop Coliseum
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm
Barbeque Cook-Off/Anything but Butts Sales @ Winthrop Coliseum | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by Morton & Gettys, Palmetto Waterproofing, Tarheel Contractors Supply, Inc. and York County Natural Gas  

Delight in tasty offerings that are Anything but Butts during Moonlight Jazz & Blues. For $1 each, you may sample Barbeque Cook-Off competitors’ dishes ranging in years’ past from gumbo to barbeque chicken to desserts. Celebrity judges will sample entries and pick a winner prior to sales to the public. Vote for your favorite entry to receive the People’s Choice award. Prizes presented at 1 pm on Saturday.

Apr
29
Sat
Everything Trucks! @ First Baptist Church
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Everything Trucks! @ First Baptist Church | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by York County Natural Gas

Sights, sounds, and fun all around: come explore the world of Everything Trucks! Watch your child’s imagination become a reality thanks to the spectacular vehicles on-site. Experience the howl of a police siren. Pretend you are a firefighter ready for action. Meet the drivers who operate these magnificent trucks. Take in the wonder of the vehicles by sitting in the driver’s seat and then reach up and toot the horn! Cancelled if rain.

Barbeque Cook-Off @ Winthrop Lake
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am
Barbeque Cook-Off @ Winthrop Lake | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by Morton & Gettys, Palmetto Waterproofing, Tarheel Contractors Supply, Inc. and York County Natural Gas

Area barbeque masters demonstrate their skills at the 10th annual Come-See-Me Barbeque Cook-Off. Judged by the South Carolina Barbeque Association, team registration is $250 plus a $25 refundable clean-up deposit. Ribs competition is an additional $25 per team. Deadline to register is Friday, April 14, 2017. Visit ComeSeeMe.org to register.

Saturday at 3pm, barbeque sandwiches and meat by the pound will be for sale at the Tailgate Party. To purchase, visit the large white tent near the main entrance or the tent beside the souvenir tent near the stage. Barbeque is limited, so make your purchases early.

Tailgate Party @ Winthrop Lake
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tailgate Party @ Winthrop Lake | Rock Hill | South Carolina | United States

Sponsored by Burns Chevrolet and The Pump House Restaurant

From an afternoon tailgate with a few thousand of your closest friends to an evening picnic under the stars with great tunes and a stellar fireworks display, all in a single event. Bring your blankets, cooler, grill*, and chairs and join us for one of Glen’s favorite events. Exciting live entertainment from 3:30-9 pm on the Founders Federal Credit Union Stage. Fireworks begin at 9 pm. Entry fee is $5 for adults 21 and older (valid IDs required). CASH ONLY. Free for those under 21. Parking is $5 per car in the Winthrop Coliseum parking areas; no vehicles are allowed into the Lake Area. Prohibited items and activities include tailgating in parking lots, glass bottles (including wine bottles) and containers, beer kegs, pets, vendors, household furniture (i.e. sofas, etc.), skateboards, hover boards, bikes and rollerblades, tiki torches and similar lighting, campfires/bonfires, motorized scooters, golf carts, and RVs. Grill trailers are NOT permitted – no exceptions.* However, small grills that you can roll or carry are permitted. Grounds must be vacated by 10 pm. Trash and recycling bags will be available and attendees are responsible for cleaning up their tailgate site. Cancelled if it rains.

Barbeque sandwiches and meat by the pound from the Come-See-Me Barbeque Cook-Off will be for sale at the Tailgate Party starting at 3 p.m. To purchase, visit the large white tent near main entrance and beside the souvenir tent near the stage. Barbeque is limited, so make your purchases early.

Entertainment
3 pm                     Chase Killough (Folk and classic rock)
5 pm                     Jenn Thornton (Country/rock with a modern twist)

6:45 pm                Carolina Skydiving Exhibition
Sponsored by Family Trust Federal Credit Union

7 pm                     Swingin Richards (Classic oldies party band)

9 pm                     Fireworks Extravaganza
Sponsored by Domtar, Fast Signs-Rock Hill, KCI Technologies, Inc., and Plato’s Closet-Rock Hill