• Everything Blackberry

    Everything Blackberry

    An Evening of Everything Blackberry will take place Thursday, July 6th, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Main St. in Historic Downtown Lenoir. This is a ticketed event. This event will showcase the great restaurants, breweries and distilleries in the region. Local …Read More »
  • Live Music

    Live Music

    This year, we will have 3 stages with live music and entertainment happening all day throughout the festival, and busking will be encouraged in spots around the festival in Historic Downtown Lenoir. Saturday, July 8 Lineup 10:00 – 10:45 AM   …Read More »
  • The Blackberry Eating Games

    The Blackberry Eating Games

    Like a good challenge? Here’s a chance to prove yourself in the The North Carolina Blackberry Festival’s Blackberry Eating Games. Please check back in soon for more information like sign-up and scheduling!Read More »
  • Black”beer”y Beer Garden

    Black”beer”y Beer Garden

    Friday, July 7th at 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM on the Square in Historic Downtown Lenoir. Experience the tastes of local breweries, distilleries and vineyards. Check back soon for more info and our full list of Beer Garden contributors!Read More »
  • Blackberry Princess Pageant

    Blackberry Princess Pageant

    Check back in soon for more info!Read More »
  • Colossal Cobbler Parade Brigade

    Colossal Cobbler Parade Brigade

    For the World’s Largest Patchwork Of Blackberry Cobbler | Saturday, July 8 | 1:00 pm Participate by pulling your wagons filled with cobblers made by local cooks from across our county or watch as the parade presents the world’s largest …Read More »
  • Blackberry Recipe Contest

    Blackberry Recipe Contest

    Friday, July 7 | Recipe Contests begin at 7:00 p.m. On the Square the contests are a big part of the Friday night events ! even if you do not enter you will want to come and see the marvelous …Read More »
  • Jam & Jelly Recipe Contest

    Jam & Jelly Recipe Contest

    July 7 | Judging begins at 7:00 PM | Sponsored by the Caldwell County Farmer’s Market   Judging begins at 7:00 p.m. Enter your recipe in the Jam and Jelly Contest and win prizes! Blackberries must be in the recipe. …Read More »
  • Front Porch Pickin’ Competition

    Front Porch Pickin’ Competition

    Friday, July 7, 2017 | 7:00 PM | Main Stage, Downtown Lenoir A Blue Ridge National Heritage Music Trail Event Musicians are invited to enter the Front Porch Pickin’ and compete for cash prizes. Registration is helpful but not required. …Read More »
  • Blackberry Glow 5K & Fun Run

    Blackberry Glow 5K & Fun Run

    July 7, 2017 – Fun Run at 8:00 pm & Glow 5K at 8:30 pm. All runners receive a Glow t-shirt & bracelet. 5K Run – $25 | 1 Mile Fun Run – $15 | Late Entry (after July 1): …Read More »

Our Sponsors


An Event Sponsored by the Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce

Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce   •   1909 Hickory Blvd. SE Lenoir, NC 28645   •   phone: 828.726.0323   •   email: visitors@caldwellcochamber.org