The Camellia Festival offers three days of fun inspired by the exquisite blossoms.
Held the last weekend in February, the event features a parade and a carnival that attracts 20,000 visitors.
The Camellia Parade begins at 10am on Saturday. A Royal Court of first graders reigns over the weekend's festivities.
Friday: 4pm - 10pm
Saturday: 11am - 11pm
Sunday: 12 noon - 8pm