2018 Ag + Art Tour

 

The South Carolina Ag + Art Tour is a free self-guided tour of over 80 farms and sites located in eleven counties. See the art of hundreds of South Carolina Artists and listen to regional music throughout the month of June.

On Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3, 2018, you are invited to take a trip down a country road and explore the agriculture and artistic heritage of Horry County. More info here!

During the tour, you will have the opportunity to see first-hand where your food comes from, watch artists in action and purchase their works, dance to the melodies of bluegrass and folk songs, and learn more about rural life. The Tour is a special opportunity to see how your food comes to market and learn about the creative community in rural Horry County.

2019 Ag + Art Tour of Horry County SAVE the DATE: 

Saturday, June 1st, 9 am - 5pm 

Sunday, June, 2nd, 1 pm - 5pm! 

 

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Aynor's Little Golden Town Market

600 S. Main Street

Aynor, SC 29511

Early vegetables, baked goods, arts & crafts, local honey

*Open Saturday, June 2, 9 am - 12 noon.

Conway Farmers Market

2nd Ave. & Laurel Street

Conway, SC 29526

Open air farmers market in downtown Conway highlighting 10-20 local farmers and artisans. Fresh produce, dairy, baked goods, plants, artisan crafts, jams & jellies. *Open Saturday, June 2,  9 am - 5 pm.

 

Freewoods Farm

10546 Freewoods Rd.

Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

Visitors to the Farm will have the opportunity to tour the farm and see plowing of the field with a mule. The farm has sugar cane syrup, peanuts, in season vegetables for sale. Also, there will be food and artwork for sale.

Open Saturday & Sunday

L.W. Paul Living History Farm

2279 Harris Short-cut Rd.

Conway, SC 29526

Open Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

"One Horse" family farm 1900-1955.

Farm Harvest Day.

9:00 am Plowing with mule, 10:00 am grits mill, 1:00 pm traditional music. 

 

Sassafras Nursery & Herbs

3221 Hwy 319

Aynor, SC 29511

Visit our greenhouse where we do what we love to do, which is to plant, propagate, and raise most of our own food. We specialize in cultivating a rare and unique selection of plants, flowers, culinary herbs and ornamental herbs.

Open Saturday and Sunday

 

Traviana Farm

3655 Hwy 19

Conway, SC 29526

Traviana Farm is a horse farm with 8 horses. During the tour cart rides, lead line rides, and English demonstrations will be available.

 Special Activities:

  • Visiting artisans and artists demonstrations. 

Open Saturday & Sunday

While you are in Horry County be sure to check out our other agriculture and art related locations and events!

Horry County Museum

805 Main Street

Conway, SC 29526

See exhibits on the history, prehistory, and natural history of Horry County. At 1 pm a free Bluegrass Concert by the Morris Brothers. 

Good Day Sunshine Store/Soap for Your Soul

1011 3rd Ave 

Conway, South Carolina 29526

Boutique & Workshop featuring handmade soaps. Ongoing in-store demos, and handmade product specials.

Open Saturday & Sunday

Franklin G. Burroughs & Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

3100 South Ocean Blvd.

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

The Museum exhibits include the WACCAMAW ARTS & CRAFTS GUILD 21ST ANNUAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION and THE WATER’S FINE

Conway Glass

708 12th Ave.

Conway, SC 29526

Special Activities:

  • Indigo dyeing demonstrations with natural South Carolina Indigo.
  • Glass cutting Q. & A.

 

The Ag + Art Tour of Horry County is a part of the South Carolina Ag + Art Tour and organized in collaboration with York County Clemson Extension, local farms, artisans, and musicians, CREATE Conway and the Ag + Art Leadership Team of Horry County is proud to bring the South Carolina Ag + Art Tour to Horry County on June 2th & 3rd, 2018.

We are sponsored in part by Carolina Pavement Markings, Dr. Nicholas Twigg, Long Bay Symphony, Clemson Extension, Horry County A-Tax, Rivertown Roasters, Sassafras Nursery & Herbs, City of ConwayConway GlassCREATE ConwayInternational Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach, Slow Food Waccamaw

  • betty Hutchinson
    commented 2015-11-28 09:35:18 -0500
    This sounds like fun and very educational. Going to talk to school about post school field trip. Sounds like a great family memory😊. Can we bring a picnic?
  • Sharon Watson
    commented 2015-10-14 22:57:41 -0400
  • Cinda Rowe
    commented 2015-10-14 19:52:51 -0400
    Do you all haveclical artusts and such? I make handmade pottery; berry bowls, french butter bells, coffee mugs, numerous pieces… I am interested in this venue. Could you please send me detailed information. Thank you,

    Cinda Rowe
  • Terri Mason-Hendricks
    commented 2015-10-13 13:20:46 -0400
  • lisa blayton
    commented 2015-10-13 13:10:29 -0400
    exciting!

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