Newberry County

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.

Newberry County Ag + Art Tour Countdown

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Newberry County Ag + Art Tour Schedule

Saturday, June 1
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, June 2
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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 10 counties over 5 weekends there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy!

Newberry County Ag + Art Tour Map

Newberry County Map

Newberry County Ag + Art Tour Sites

N1. Bowers Farm

279 Ringer Road
Pomaria, SC 29126

A family farm operating in Newberry County passionate to be able to produce the absolute best food available. We strive to take care of our farm from the soil up – healthy soil grows healthy grass, which grows healthy animals and therefore makes the healthiest meats for our family and for the families of our customers. Currently we are raising Pasture Raised Chickens, Ducks and Turkeys, Pastured Pork, Pasture Raised Rabbits, and Grass Fed Beef and Lamb.

Artisan on Site

  • CJ Marchese

N2. Carolina Pride Pastures

1416 SC Hwy 34
Pomaria, SC 29126

Only open Saturday, June 1

An alpaca farm that focuses on fiber and education.  Our on-site farm store includes yarn spun from our alpaca fleece, hand-made knitted/crocheted items, and much more.  View demos in fleece prep, knitting/crochet, as well as using looms for continuous strand weaving.

Special Activities

  • Tours of the farm will occur throughout the day.
  • Knitting, crochet, and weaving demos will take place in our farm store from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.
  • Shearing demos may occur depending on the weather.

Artisan on Site

  • Adriana Vidal

N3. Enoree River Winery and Vineyard

1650 Dusty Road
Newberry, SC 29108

Walk the 8-acre vineyard then come inside the winery for a special tasting of 10 different wines produced on site. After your tasting, buy your favorite bottles and relax on our covered deck overlooking the vineyard while you soak in the gorgeous views of wildlife and beautiful skies. We welcome only service dogs. No other pets allowed.

Artisan on Site

  • Michelle Lawanda

N4. The Hollies at SunSet Nursery

925 Floyd Road
Newberry, SC 29108

SunSet Nursery is a container nursery.  The wedding of the owners soon sparked a new venture, The Hollies.  The Hollies is a beautiful and rustic venue for any outdoor event.

Artisan on Site

  • Jessica Attaway

N5. Lever Farms

5057 SC Hwy 34
Pomaria, SC 29126

Only open Saturday, June 1

A family owned 115 acre working farm-open seasonally for fresh local produce, strawberry picking, fall fun and much more!

Artisan on Site

  • Brandy Martin

N6. Persimmon Hill Farm

3137 Jalapa Road
Kinards, SC 29355

We are a diversified meat operation focused on providing high quality, sustainably raised beef, pork, and chicken. Visitors will be able to observe daily farm operations including moving pigs and cows into fresh pasture and feeding chickens. Children will be able to enjoy interactive games and activities. Farm products available for purchase include individual cuts of grass-fed beef, and pasture raised pork and chicken.

Artisan on Site

  • Alana West

N7. Rodgers Heirlooms

2528 Old Dutch Road
Little Mountain, SC 29075

A certified organic seed farm with 3 Acres of gardens for production of vegetables, flowers, and herbs for various specialty seed companies. We also produce heirloom tomatoes for sale in season and cut flowers.

Artisan on Site

  • Keaton Emmons

N8. West Ridge Farms

2311 Old Dutch Road
Little Mountain, SC 29075

Come and view our grass-fed cattle and purchase some of our beef.

Artisan on Site

  • Stacy Baker

Newberry County Ancillary Tour Sites

Be sure to visit these other Newberry County agriculture and art related locations while on your tour!

NA1. Ballentine Farm Museum

2301 Adelaide Street
Newberry, SC 29108

Open Saturday, June 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sunday, June 2, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

View antique farm equipment and vintage kitchen appliances.

NA2. Carter and Holmes Orchids

629 Mendenhall Road
Newberry, SC 29108

Open Saturday, June 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

NA3. Handcrafted Artisan Emporium

1110 Harrington Street
Newberry, SC 29108

Open Saturday, June 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

This shop features locally crafted items and art!

NA4. Newberry Opera House

1201 McKibben Street
Newberry, SC 29108

Open Saturday, June 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sunday, June 2, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

This 426 seat French Gothic Theater hosts hundreds of diverse performances and events each year. Tours of this historic structure will be available throughout the weekend.

NA5. S.C. Bottle and Whitmire Museum

148 Main Street
Whitmire, SC 29178

Open Saturday, June 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sunday, June 2, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

In the Bottle Museum, over 1300 bottles are showcased, including those from the South Carolina Dispensary, sodas and mineral waters. In the Whitmire Museum, you may find artifacts that tell the history of the community from the mid-19th century to the present.

Newberry County Ag + Art Tour Sponsors

Newberry County Logo

Chicot Farms, Inc.

WKDK AM 1240

Newberry Observer

Wilson Tractor, Inc.

Connect with Newberry County Ag + Art Tour

Michelle Long, Chairperson
Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
michelle@newberrycounty.org

Liz MacDonald, Vice-Chairperson
Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
liz@newberrycounty.org