Blackberry Jam Singer-Songwriter Competition

Blackberry Jam Singer-Songwriter contestants for 2018 to be announced.

On Friday, July 13th, each musician/band will perform at the main stage in Downtown Lenoir by the Beer Garden. Regional musicians will act as judges to choose the top 3 singer/songwriters of the night. The songs will be judged on originality of lyrics, creativity within the genre, melody composition, and overall performance.

Winners will be announced at the end of the Blackberry Jam on Friday night. On Saturday, July 13, the winners will receive various cash prizes and have the opportunity to take the Main Stage as performers for the NC Blackberry Festival, with their best song, chosen by the judges.

For more information on the contest and how to register Joshua Marsh at