Events

An Evening of Everything Blackberry

An Evening of Everything Blackberry

 THURSDAY, JULY 11TH, 6 PM TO 9 PM Sponsored by: Piedmont Natural Gas 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 […]

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 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 of Judges this year and […]

The Blackberry Cobbler Brigade

The Blackberry Cobbler Brigade

Saturday, July 13th | 12:30 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 your uniforms or t-shirts to […]

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 | Late Entry (after July 1): […]