South Carolina Blueberry Festivals in 2022
Update for 2022:
It looks like most festivals are returning, aside from those that were killed off by the lockdowns of the past 2 years. That took a heavy toll on their finances. I am checking with them day by day, if you have an update for an, please tell me via the
Looking for a blueberry festival in South Carolina in 2022?
(just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! All the blueberry
festivals in South Carolina we can find are listed on this page!
If you love strawberries, look for a festival near you below! And I'm always
looking for more blueberry festivals! Please write me, if
you know of any to add! I update the dates as soon as the festivals
publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually
the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's
Always click on the links to the festival to confirm this year's dates; with COVID and weather, things may change at the last minute. They may change or
at the last minute. . If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S
DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.
Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click
here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!
2022 Blueberry Festivals in South Carolina - Where, When and More to Find a Blueberry Festival Near You!
Blueberries typically ripen from April (in Florida and Texas)
through June and August in the upper Midwest and New England. June
dominates as the month for blueberry production (and festivals)
Unlike strawberries, which grow almost anywhere, blueberries are
grown commercially in half as many states.
There are two general types of blueberry festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2).
Blueberry festival held at and by a farm. They are different in what they
community festivals tend to be less expensive so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both.)
festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about
making blueberry jam, freezing blueberries, blueberry pies and
Community Blueberry Festivals
Roper Mountain Living History Farm Blueberry Festival - Second
Saturday of July, from 9am to 1pm UPDATE for 2022, Hasn't been held the past 2 years and there is no update for 2022 on their website about it, as of May 2022 - call them, email them
or keep checking their website
402 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville, SC
29615. Phone: (864) 355-8900. Fax: (864) 355-8948. Directions:
Click here for directions to the Roper Mountain Science Center.
Live music, pie-eating contests,
activities for children, cooking demonstrations, tours of a living history
farm, a butterfly garden, traditional Native American foods, and RMSC
beekeepers extracting honey from hives. Local farmers and vendors will
blueberries, jam, pies etc available for purchase.
Farm Blueberry Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own blueberry festivals.
See each farm for this year's dates (they often do not announce them
until the end of May). They usually have PYO strawberries then, too.
Also, scroll down to see the links to recipes, freezing, canning and jam making
directions at the bottom of the page.
- - mid-June
7834 Highway 162, Hollywood,
SC. Phone: (843) 889-2358. Email:
[email protected]. Local vendors selling produce, baked goods, eggs, honey, customs crafts and more! Samples of favorite family recipes.
Fun & *FREE*activities for kids. $5 Parking - Cash only Open: Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm, Closed on Sundays; see their Facebook page. Directions:
Click here for a map and
directions. Newton Blueberry Farm is a family owned and operated blueberry farm that has been around for over 50
- Blue Pearl Farms Annual Lowcountry Blueberry Jam and Blueberry Festival - The farm was sold in 2021, so everything is uncertain right now.
9760 Randall Rd,
McClellanville, SC 29458. Phone: 843-887-3554. Email:
Directions: Take Hwy 17 to McClellanville, and turn onto Hwy. 45 at the
flashing light. Randall Road is the first left, and you will find the farm
entrance gate for Blue Pearl Farms on the right after about 1.2 miles. 2018
Tickets are $10 for adults and children 15 and under are free. Gates open at
1130 am. No outside coolers, please leave your pets at home. This is an
organic blueberry farm on the edge of the Francis Marion National Forest.
The festival has music, demonstrations by artisans, beekeepers and blueberry
keepers, and a special session with members of the Sea Turtle Team who work
with Cape Romain National Wildlife Preserve. At Blue Pearl Farms, you can
visit our Certified Roadside Market, take workshops led by our beekeepers
and blueberry farmers, and taste our Certified South Carolina honey,
blueberries and more. We follow organic and sustainable principles, relying
on mulch, compost, and natural materials to support plant health. We use no
synthetic chemicals and will always be GMO-free.
Related Blueberry Information: Freezing, Making Jam,
Canning, Blueberry Pies, Recipes and More
Also, see our pages on easy illustrated blueberry
For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!