Saturday, June 23
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 24
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Free, self-guided tour of Newberry County farms and markets featuring local artisans!
Newberry County Tour Kickoff Event
Newberry County Planning Team
Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
Newberry County Sponsors
Years Participating: 2
Newberry County Tour Sites
Welcome to Newberry County, the egg, dairy and timber capitol of South Carolina! We invite you to enjoy our rich agriculture and artistic heritage. Below are the farms, markets and artisans that will be on
this year's tour.
How to Enjoy the Tour
Step 1: Choose several tour sites below to visit, being aware that you might not be able to see everything in one day. You can start anywhere - the tour is self-guided and there is no admission charge!
Step 2: Load up your car with your friends and family and begin your tour! Bring a cooler and pick up some fresh veggies, let your kids enjoy a hay-ride and barnyard animals, watch our artists in action and enjoy a day in the country!
Step 3: Visit our Ag + Art Tour information table at your first tour stop to sign-in. You will be counted at each tour stop you visit but you only need to sign in at your first stop. Be sure to use #agandarttour in all of your social media check-ins!
Step 4: Don't forget to check out farms and artisans in other participating counties!
With 11 counties over 4 weekends there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy!
N1. Black Grove
20977 US Hwy 76Newberry, SC 29108
We are an angus cattle farm that produces cattle with superior low input genetics that enhance the long-term economics of the cattle industry. We are fond of saying, "We breed and raise them the way we want to buy them."
Lunch will be available, along with Angus beef & pecans to purchase and take home. Come walk through the cows under the pecan trees. We are also beginning a commercial honey bee operation this spring!
N2. Bowers Farm
279 Ringer RoadPomaria, SC 29126
Family Friendly Grass Farm that is home to a variety of farm animals. We are highly diversified and raise Pasture Raised Chicken, Turkey, Duck, and Rabbit, Pasture/Woodlot Pork, and Grass Fed Beef, Lamb and Goat. We aspire to be your one stop shop for all of your meat sources.
All of our animals are managed using Rotational Grazing and/or Intensive Management. Our Pastured Poultry are moved daily in our field shelters or poultry netting. And our Pigs, Cows, Sheep and Goats are mob managed using electric fence and nets.
Our animals are then processed and we sale the meat on farm, at farmers markets around the area, as well as some wholesale to restaurant or other farm stores.
- Two demonstrations of how the farm works based on organic practices and view our evening chores
Saturday, June 23 and
Sunday, June 243:00 PM - 4:00 PM
N3. Carolina Pride Pastures
1416 SC Hwy 34Pomaria, SC 29126
Come meet our alpacas! We offer fiber and fertilizer products for purchase.
- Throughout the day, visitors can feed the alpacas and observe fleece preparation including picking and carding.
N4. Enoree River Winery
1650 Dusty RoadNewberry, SC 29108
Nestled in the heart of Newberry County, our winery offers guests a local wine tasting experience surrounded by vineyard views. With wines handcrafted seasonally, guests can taste a variety of Muscadine, Vinifera, fruit and blended wines throughout the year. Each season, we bottle a limited supply of our wines for guests to purchase and take home to enjoy.
- Enjoy a talk about the operations of a vineyard and winery and tour of the processing part and vineyard, on-going
N5. Grow Newberry Farmers Market
1201 McKibben Street
Newberry, SC 29108(Next to the Newberry Opera House)
Enjoy a selection of healthy produce, ready-made food products, and crafts produced by local residents.
- Meet the cast of Making it Grow and ask your gardening questions June 24 at 11am at the Newberry Opera House! Come early at 9am and explore the Grow Newberry Farmers Market! All at 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry, SC!
- The South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation Ag in the Classroom Ag Combine simulator will be on-site! The simulator is an interactive mobile educational display unit allowing users to harvest row crops through the magic of audio visuals in the cab of a real agriculture combine. Participants who “ride” in the combine are able to see and hear how SC’s farmers harvest a variety of crops.
N6. Meetze Tree Farm
458 Piester RoadNewberry, SC 29108
Visit our tree farm to view a sawmill operation, beehives, and learn about pond and wildlife management including prescribed fire benefits.
While you are in Newberry County be sure to check out these other great agriculture and art related locations and events!
Carter & Holmes Orchids
629 Mendenhall RoadNewberry, SC 29108
One of the largest producers of orchids in the United States and ship all over the world. They have 15 greenhouses of orchids and other plants.
Newberry County Museum
1300 Friend Street
Newberry, SC 29108
Learn the history of Newberry County, including our rich agricultural heritage.
Newberry Opera House
1201 McKibben StreetNewberry, SC 29108
With the mission to enhance the economic and cultural development of Newberry and the Midlands of South Carolina, the restored Newberry Opera House is the catalyst for an artistic and economic rebirth in Newberry, helping to showcase talented area artists and fostering a creative environment which draws regional artists and creative people and visitors from throughout the South, who will come, create, perform, enjoy and display the arts in Newberry.
Proverbs 31 Winery
553 Hillbrook LaneNewberry, SC 29108
South Carolina Bottle Museum/Whitmire Museum
148 Main StreetWhitmire, SC 29178
This museum is home to South Carolina's bottle museum and boasts a collection of bottles made in South Carolina.
Want to be Involved?
Want to help support the tour? Serve on the Newberry County Planning Team! Committees include farms, artisans, marketing, fundraising, and volunteer recruitment. Contact Newberry County Ag + Art Chairperson Michelle Long at email@example.com to get involved.