2017 South Carolina - September 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(See also: 2016 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2009)
September 1-2, 2017 Annual Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Horry Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) Conference Center & Surrounding Area of Market Common. Back By Popular Demand! We will be bringing back sampling of BBQ on Saturday from 12-1:30 p.m. from the local and regional cook teams as they compete in South Carolina's Official BBQ Competition. ! Cook teams will be competing for over $8,600 in cash prizes and lots of bragging rights! Live Entertainment both days. BBQ Sandwiches, BBQ Combos and Ribs for sale Friday & Saturday. Corn hole Tournament on Saturday managed by Coastal Tailgating. Registration info coming soon. Arts & Crafts Exhibitors. Beer & Wine Garden with lots of craft beer selections. Food Vendors. Lots More!
September 1-3, 2017 Coastal Uncorked Food & Wine Festival
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association. Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine And Spirits Festival. Coastal Uncorked Restaurant Week. The annual Coastal Uncorked festival will include the following festival events: specialty wine, spirits and beer dinners, our signature culinary village and tasting tents complete with live music.
September 5-9, 2017 South Carolina Apple Festival
Westminster, South Carolina
The 56th annual festival will celebrate the beginning of apple harvest season in Oconee County, the largest apple-producing area in the state. Apple baking contest, rodeo, talent show, parades, arts & crafts, entertainment and rafting on the Chattooga River.
September 6-17, 2017 Charleston Restaurant Week
Charleston, South Carolina
The next installment of Charleston Restaurant Week is set for September! The event, executed by the Greater Charleston Restaurant Association, Inc (GCRA), is one of the most highly anticipated culinary events in the Charleston area. It is an opportunity to enjoy the world-renowned cuisine of the Lowcountry as participating restaurants offer prix fixe lunch and dinner menus consisting of three items for one price.
September 14-17, 2017 Annual Yemassee Shrimp Festival
Yemassee, South Carolina
Lighted parade, music, amusement rides, fireworks, street dance, mud run, and lots of shrimp to eat.
September 14-17, 2017 Columbia's 31st Annual Greek Festival
Columbia, South Carolina
The annual event with live Greek music, cultural exhibits, theatre production, folk dances, and Greek delicacies made for You!
September 21-24, 2017 Euphoria - Greenville, South Carolina
Food, wine, and music event. A Southern Exposure Experience, raises money for non-profit organizations while offering attendees a higher state of food, wine, and music.
September 29-30, 2017
44th Annual Irmo Okra Strut Festival
Irmo, South Carolina
The festival is now a two day event featuring Okra Strut Parade, okra eating contest, a street dance, arts, crafts, rides, entertainment, and amusements, petting zoo, and plenty of food. See Okra Man in person! The Okra Strut Festival is managed by a board of committee members appointed by the Irmo Town Council and we are proud to say, 'we are the nation's original celebration of Okra.' Attendance: 55,000.
September 30, 2017 14th Annual Irish Italian International Festival
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Featuring food from local restaurants, two stages of live entertainment, street performers, art & craft vendors, and dance groups all surrounding an Irish Italian International theme. Restaurants will compete for the title of Best Entrée, Best Decorated, and Best Dessert. Festival goers can join in friendly competitions from a spaghetti eating competition to a Lego contest!
September 30, 2017 33rd annual Kiwanis Chili Cook Off
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Hilton Head’s local competition adheres to the strict tenet of “Anything Goes”. From alligator to chicken to possum along with the more traditional fixins, you will find a bit of everything at the Chili Cookoff. There are two types of judging for the competition. First, the general public is allowed to vote for the best chili in both professional and amateur categories. A group of honorable judges determine the best chili in a separate judging.