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  • Black”Beer”y Beer Garden

    Black”Beer”y Beer Garden

    Friday, July 12th | 5 PM- 10 PM  &  Saturday, July 13th | 10 AM – 9 PM WE ID EVERYONE!  Experience the tastes of our regional and local breweries on the Square in Historic Downtown Lenoir. Tickets and wristbands …Read More »
  • Chick-fil-A “Blackberry Patch” with Waterlife Church

    Chick-fil-A “Blackberry Patch” with Waterlife Church

    Chick-fil-A “Blackberry Patch” Kids Area with WaterLife Church| The “Blackberry Patch” at the North Carolina Blackberry Festival is a designated kids area featuring a variety of inflatables, arts & crafts activities, a puppet making area for the Colossal Cobbler Parade …Read More »
  • Live Music

    Live Music

    Stay Tuned for our full music line-up!Read More »


  • An Evening of Everything Blackberry

    An Evening of Everything Blackberry

     THURSDAY, JULY 11TH, 6 PM TO 9 PM MAIN ST. IN HISTORIC DOWNTOWN LENOIR BETWEEN WEST AVE AND HARPER AVE. (IN FRONT OF 1841 CAFE) “An Evening of Everything Blackberry” is the must-attend event of the summer. A delicious blackberry infused meal …Read More »
  • The Blackberry Eating Contests

    The Blackberry Eating Contests

    2019 Contest Info COMING SOON On the Square by the Main Stage Like a good challenge? Here’s a chance to prove yourself in the The North Carolina Blackberry Festival’s Blackberry Eating Contests! Sign up for the Blackberry Eating Contests will …Read More »
  • The Blackberry Pageant

    The Blackberry Pageant

    Friday, July 12th | 5:30 PM | 2019 Blackberry Pageant Forms The Blackberry Pageant We are so excited about this year’s Blackberry Pageant. We hope that you will find all of the information listed below helpful and inspiring. We have a great panel …Read More »
  • Colossal Cobbler Parade Brigade

    Colossal Cobbler Parade Brigade

    Saturday, July 13th | 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 blackberry cobbler patchwork. We encourage you to wear …Read More »
  • Blackberry Recipe Contest

    Blackberry Recipe Contest

    Friday, July 12th | 7:00 PM on the Square | Whether you enter the recipe contest, or just come to experience Friday night’s festivities, you will not want to miss this. The NC Commercial Blackberry & Raspberry Growers Association sponsors …Read More »
  • Jam & Jelly Recipe Contest

    Jam & Jelly Recipe Contest

    INFORMATION FOR 2019 FESTIVAL COMING SOON!  Friday, July 13th | Judging begins at 7:00 PM |  Download the Jam & Jelly Recipe Contest Application Form here! Enter your recipe in the Jam and Jelly Contest and win prizes! Blackberries must be in …Read More »
  • The Blackberry Jam

    The Blackberry Jam

    INFORMATION FOR 2019 FESTIVAL COMING SOON!    Announcing this year’s line up for The Blackberry Jam Competition Kevin Hale performing “Are There Hillbilly Bands in Heaven” Alan Barrington performing “Bluebird Cafe” Caitlyn Foxx performing “Breathe Easy” Mary Ervin performing “Blue …Read More »
  • Blackberry Glow 5K & Fun Run

    Blackberry Glow 5K & Fun Run

    INFORMATION FOR 2019 FESTIVAL COMING SOON! Friday, July 13th| 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 | …Read More »

Our Sponsors


Want to be a 2019 Sponsor?

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@caldwellchambernc.com