Ag Art Artwork

About the Tour

The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour is a free, self-guided tour of farms and markets featuring local artisans at every stop! During the tour visitors have the opportunity to see first-hand where their food comes from, watch artists in action and purchase their works, enjoy the melodies of local musicians, and learn more about rural life. The tour is the largest free farm and art tour in the nation with over 45,000 visitors participating since 2012.

Tour Administration

Will Culler

Will Culler
South Carolina Ag + Art Tour Director
Clemson Extension Agribusiness

County Leadership

The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour is a grassroots driven program that is coordinated by volunteers across a diverse spectrum of organizations.  Special thanks to everyone listed below for giving of their time and talents to make this tour possible!

Anderson County

  • Chairperson: Les McCall, Lake Hartwell Country Tourism Region

Chester County       

  • Chairperson: Courtney Lee, Catawba Farm and Food Coalition/AmeriCorps VISTA

Chesterfield County           

  • Chairperson: Darron Kirkley, Chesterfield County Tourism
  • Vice-Chairperson: Kim Burch, Chesterfield County Economic Development

Colleton County

  • Chairperson: Kristin Mumford, SC Artisans Center
  • Vice-Chairperson: Alta Mae Marvin, Clemson Extension

Fairfield County      

  • Co-Chairperson:  Brad Hoffman, Gypsy Wind Farms
  • Co-Chairperson:  Valerie Clowney, Meadow Lou Farm

Kershaw County     

  • Chairperson: Suzi Sale, Camden-Kershaw County Tourism Development Partnership

Lancaster County   

  • Co-Chairperson: Cherry Doster, City of Lancaster
  • Co-Chairperson: Trudy Walker, Olde English Tourism District

Lexington County

  • Chairperson: Julie Colson, Capital City/Lake Murray Country

Newberry County

  • Co-Chairperson: Michelle Long, Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
  • Co-Chairperson: Liz MacDonald, Newberry County Chamber of Commerce

Oconee County

  • Chairperson: Les McCall, Lake Hartwell Country Tourism Region 

Richland County     

  • Chairperson: John Newman
  • Vice-Chairperson, Jackie Moore, SCDA

York County 

  • Chairperson: Melanie Cooper, Arts Council of York County
  • Vice-Chairperson: Debra Heintz, Arts Council of York County

Past Tour Administrators

Ben Boyles
Clemson Extension
South Carolina New and Beginning Farmer Program

Strauss Moore Shiple
Olde English Tourism District


The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour is a proud member of the South Carolina Agritourism Association!

An Award Winning Event

The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour was honored to receive the following awards:

  • 2018 Attraction of the Year, Olde English Tourism District
  • Top 20 Event - June, Southeast Tourism Society
  • "June is Ag + Art Tour Month in South Carolina," Governor Nikki Haley
  • American Farm Bureau County of Excellence Award, York County 2013