New Events

Whole Hog BBQ Cook-off

Because North Carolina is so enthusiastic about its barbecue, it has been made an annual event at the North Carolina Blueberry Festival. The festival's Whole Hog BBQ Cook-off has been...

 8:00 am
 June 21, 2015

5K Run & 1 Mile Walk

A community favorite, this race has become a tradition for local runners and walkers. Come out and show your support for the North Carolina Blueberry Festival by participating in the...

 7:00 am
 June 21, 2015

Car & Truck Show

A festival favorite, the annual Car & Truck Show is a highlight of the NC Blueberry Festival. Held on Saturday, June 15th, this is an open car show that includes...

 3:00 pm
 June 20, 2015

Tour de Blueberry

In conjunction with the NC Blueberry Festival, Cape Fear Cyclists presents the Tour de Blueberry This is a non-competitive bicycling event and all routes are on country roads with light...

 7:00 am
 June 20, 2015

Model Train Show

While visiting the festival be sure to experience the model train show hosted by The Cape Fear Model Railroad Society located in the Historic Burgaw Depot.  The Cape Fear Model...

BMX Stunt Shows

Returning to the festival for a second year, King BMX Stunt Shows will take place on Saturday, June 15th at 10:30am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm at 100 S. Dickerson Street, Burgaw....

Fresh Local Blueberries & Flavors

Find fresh local blueberries and berry flavored foods at the North Carolina Blueberry Festival! Farm fresh blueberries are provided by local farmers from Southeastern North Carolina counties including Pender, New...

Blueberry Recipe Contest

The North Carolina Blueberry Festival Recipe Contest will be held Friday, June 14, 2019 beginning at 9:00 am at the Burgaw Community House.  The contest is sponsored by the North...