Where is the North Carolina Pickle Festival? Pickle lovers, get ready: the North Carolina Pickle Festival returns to a live, in-person event for 2022! The festival kicks off Friday, April 22 from 5-10 pm, with the main day on Saturday, April 23 from 9 m to 6 pm in downtown Mount Olive.
Can you tour the Mt Olive Pickle Factory? Olive does not currently offer public tours of its plant. However, we have a dill-lightful little gift shop at our headquarters that the public is welcomed to visit. While at the gift shop, ask to see our 15-minute tour video which shows how we make our pickles. You’ll receive a visitor pack and a free jar of pickles!
Is there a pickle eating contest? Easily the highlight of the North Carolina Pickle Festival, the Pickle Eating Contest features up to 14 people vying for the honor of Champ in male and female divisions. Winners will receive $100 in prize money, a year’s supply of Mt. Olive Pickles, and a North Carolina Pickle Eating Champion trophy.
Where is the pickle festival in Maryland? That’s when The Big Dill Festival will return to Power Plant Live in Baltimore, Maryland. This one-day festival is sure to make for a memorable (and tasty) experience. First of all, The Big Dill Festival will be loaded with all sorts of pickle-flavored food.