Pork, Pickles, & Peanuts

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

10:00 am - 3:00 pm rain or shine

Celebrate North Carolina food culture and history! This extremely tasty event includes a BBQ and Pie contest. Guests can taste the BBQ and pick a People's Choice winner of their own. 

Festival Area:

10:45am People's Choice BBQ Tasting Begins

11:30am BBQ and Pie Competition winners Announced

11:45am Grab a Slice of Pie! ($1 donation per slice while they last)

12:45pm People's Choice BBQ Tasting Ends

1:10pm People's Choice Award Winner Announced

2:30pm Raffle Drawing

Music Schedule:

11-11:40 Frank Princiotta (www.heartrockmusic.com)

11:45-12:25 Dave Strausfeld

12:30-1:10 Walter Miller (www.dackel58.com)

1:15-1:50 Alice Osborn (www.aliceosborn.com)

1:55-2:35 Michael Melia (www.youtube.com/user/jkm1153)

2:40-3:10 Ryan Bonner (www.flamingosketchesblog.wordpress.com)

Special thanks to our event sponsor, Leaf Filter!

Historic Area Schedule:

10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm Guided House Tours

10 am - 3 pm Make-and-Take Pickle Spice

10 am - 12 pm Strange Pickles with Junior Interpreters

10 am - 11:30 pm Peanut Soup Demonstration

12:00 pm Butchery demo with Neal Hagood of Rose's Meat Market and Sweet Shop

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Popcorn Peanut Brittle Demonstration

2pm - 3 pm Shrub Make and Take

All Day:

Find the Pigs Scavenger Hunt & Coloring in the Museum

Site Orientation Film: 15 minutes Before and After Each Hour 

Arts & Craft Vendors

Food Vendors

Raffle Table