Saturday, June 24
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 25
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
- Komatsu America Corp.
- Mike and Denise Reid
- Newberry Soil and Water Conservation District
- Abraham Land Surveying
- Town of Prosperity Prosperity's Hoppin'
- Chicot Farms LLC
- Newberry Electric Cooperative, Inc.
- Southeastern Insurance Consultants, Inc.
- Wilson Tractor
- State Farm Insurance/George Piersol
- Willingham & Sons Building Supplies
- Leonidas LLC
- Senator Ronnie Cromer
- Robert E. Livingston III, M.D., LLC
- Summer Inc.
Years Participating: 1
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
Bowers Farm is located on land that the Bowers family has been using for various types of farming for over 75 years. We currently have cows, sheep, goats, turkeys and both meat and egg producing chickens. All of our animals are raised ethically and humanely and enjoy as much time as we can give them out on our green polyculture pastures. We know that as we ensure our animals are healthy we are ensuring that you and your family will be healthy as well!
- Two demonstrations of how the farm works based on organic practices and view our evening chores
Saturday, June 24 and
Sunday, June 253:00 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.
- 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 protected] to get involved.