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Our Sponsors Are Our Bread And Butter!

By NC Pickle | March 5, 2018

The 32nd Annual North Carolina Pickle Festival is just weeks away. As it quickly approaches, we wanted to take a moment to recognize some key players who help make the event happen. Our sponsors are a crucial aspect of making sure the NC Pickle Festival is a success year after year and for that we…

Thanking Our Sponsors: University of Mount Olive

By NC Pickle | February 13, 2018

University of Mount Olive Transforms Lives and Our Festival The 32nd annual North Carolina Pickle Festival is only a couple of months away! With its arrival quickly approaching, we wanted to slow down from the rush of getting everything ready and thank another one of our awesome sponsors. This month, we are expressing our gratitude…

NC Pickle Festival Wins Big Awards at Showfest

By NC Pickle | February 6, 2018

The North Carolina Pickle Festival recently received two state-wide awards at the recent North Carolina Association of Festival & Events Showfest. This is the 23rd consecutive year that we have been recognized for our festival. These awards are for our 2017 festival. We were recognized for Best Print Media for our Mount Olive Tribune tabloid…

Thanking Our Sponsors: Mt. Olive Pickle Company, Inc.

By NC Pickle | January 8, 2018

As we prepare for the 31st annual North Carolina Pickle Festival this upcoming April, it only seems appropriate that we take a moment to acknowledge some of those who make the whole event possible. For a festival that is dedicated to celebrating pickles in the town of Mount Olive, North Carolina, it is only fitting…

2018 Chili Cookoff!

By NC Pickle | December 1, 2017

As the cool weather sets in here in North Carolina, it’s the perfect time to start practicing and perfecting your chili recipes for the 2018 Chili Cookoff! The Chili Cookoff is a huge hit each year and provides a little extra spice for the NC Pickle Festival. Last year’s Chili Cookoff winner, Mike Singleton from…

Where are the Pickles?

By NC Pickle | April 24, 2017

And other pertinent pointers pertaining to pickles at the North Carolina Pickle Festival It may sound like a silly question, but honest to goodness we encounter festival goers after the fact who just couldn’t find the free Mt. Olive Pickles. Now that just breaks our hearts. So this year, we’ve made it easy for everyone…