• 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. …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. Check back soon for updates on our music …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 »
  • Blackberry Twins Tea Party

    Blackberry Twins Tea Party

    Saturday, July 8 | time tbd | Join us for a Christmas themed tea party with the NC Blackberry Festival’s Blackberry Bear Twins. With a reading from the book “Christmas with the Blackberry Bears” and the distribution of exclusive coloring pages …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 »

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