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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm 9th "Annual Tobacco Heritage Day"

On July 22, 2013 in County News

August 3, 2013 -- The friends of the Horry County Museum will be sponsoring the 9th annual Tobacco Heritage Festival on Saturday, August 3, 2013 from 9:00am until 3:00 pm. Hand tying and stringing of tobacco and a variety of domestic activities such as grinding grits and meal, cooking on a wood stove, blacksmithing, soap making and traditional music, etc. will be demonstrated at the L. W. Paul Living History Farm located at the corner of Hwy 701 North and Harris Shortcut Road in Conway, SC. Live music, children’s activities, and interpretations of rural farm life in Horry County during the early 20th century will be featured as well. For more information, please contact the L. W. Paul Living History Farm on 2279 Harris Shortcut Road, Conway at 843-365-3596 or email or the Horry County Museum located on the corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street in historic downtown Conway, SC, at 843-915-5320 or e-mail

This event is FREE and open to the public.