WELSHfest 2017

Rockmart residents gathered on Saturday for the 6th annual WELSHfest held in downtown around the Rockmart History Museum and provided a variety of events and entertainment for local Welsh lovers. 

Kevin Myrick

Wet weather in the morning hours didn’t stop residents in Rockmart from celebrating their Welsh heritage over the weekend as the sixth annual WELSHfest was held on Saturday. The day included tours of the historic Van Wert Church graveyard, the a Welly Wanging competition, kilt competition, art show, vendors, arts and crafts and a Corgi show, among other events.