Festival season getting under way

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Jack Roper and Megan Heidlberg of News Channel 7 WSPA’s Your Carolina and Scene on 7 were in Pickens’ Legacy Square on Monday filming promotional spots for the annual Pickens Azalea Festival, which is set for April 18-19 and is co-sponsored by WSPA. The festival season in the Upstate will kick off this weekend with the city of Easley’s second annual “Spring for the Arts.”