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North Carolina Pickle Festival has a new look

By NC Pickle | October 19, 2018

The North Carolina Pickle Festival has a new logo, thanks to funding through the Wayne County Tourism Development Authority. The logo, designed by B.G. Digital Group of Morehead City, will provide a consistent look for the festival in its correspondences, printed materials and online presence. “Over time we’ve had a lot of different looks, particularly…

N.C. Pickle Festival sets earlier date for 2019

By NC Pickle | August 27, 2018

MOUNT OLIVE – The N.C. Pickle Festival will be held a little earlier than normal in 2019. Two weeks earlier, to be exact. The date for the 2019 N.C. Pickle Festival will be Friday and Saturday, April 12-13. Organizers opted to move the festival to avoid a conflict with Seymour Johnson Air Force Base’s 2019…

And the winner is…

By NC Pickle | May 1, 2018

One of our favorite moments at the 2018 N.C. Pickle Festival was the Ollie’s Anthem Competition. We had two entrants, Ricky Beasley of Mount Olive and Josh McGowan, sung by Chris Wood, of Fountain Town. They each performed their version of the lyrics to Ollie’s Anthem to a great hometown crowd. The winner, determined by…

Southeast Tourism Society Selects North Carolina Pickle Festival as an ‘STS Top 20 Event’

By NC Pickle | April 12, 2018

Southeast Tourism Society has named the North Carolina Pickle Festival as one of the STS Top 20 Events in the Southeast for April 2018. This is the first time that the North Carolina Pickle Festival has received this recognition. This year’s 32nd annual North Carolina Pickle Festival will be held on Saturday, April 28 in…

5 Reasons to Attend the 2018 NC Pickle Festival

By NC Pickle | April 2, 2018

The NC Pickle Festival is an event thousands look forward to year after year! The event has so much to offer, which is what draws in such large, diverse crowds. There is something for everyone at the festival for people of all ages. Still not sold as to why you should pack the car and…

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…