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Hakeem Meggett of Berkeley High School hands Carmen Hamilton her new backpack.

Members of the Berkeley County School District gave out backpacks to students on Saturday August 10th as part of the OneBerkeley Back-to-School Festival.

There were over 4,000 backpacks given away, the backpacks were filled with school supplies to help prepare the students for the upcoming school year. 

There were also food trucks, inflatables and other games. Marching bands from Berkeley County high schools preformed for the crowd and football players assisted in giving out backpacks.