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 begin at 10 AM at the information booth on the downtown square on the day of the festival – Saturday, July 13th. Click here to see the festival map!

The contest is first come first served – there will be 8 competitors for each age group:

age 9 and under, age 10-15, and age 16 and older (adult).

The object is simple: the first in each group to eat a whole pint of Blackberries wins a cash prize!

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