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Lexington County Ag + Art Tour

Saturday, June 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 1:00 pm

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Lexington County

Ag + Art Tour

June 5 (10am-4pm) and

June 6 (1-5pm) 2021

The Lexington Ag + Art Tour is a free, self-guided tour of farms featuring local artisans at every stop. See first-hand where your food comes from, watch local artists in action, purchase something special and learn more about rural life in Lexington, SC.

These farms are participating in the 2021 Tour:

Clinton Sease Farm, 404 Olde Farm Road, Lexington

Fire Barrel Farm, 306 George Derrick Road, Swansea

Locklair Farm, 109 State Pond Road, Gaston

Featuring:

*Bee Lee Tote Bags;

*Ceramic Artist Debora Life;

*Turning a New Leaf (wood, glass, leather);

*Wings and Whimsies (fairy items);

*pMs Jewelry;

*Shirley Long Art;

*The Climb Studio;

*Faithful Foods;

*Roland’s Organic Produce;

*Oompahs Woodwork;

*Three Tree Bees;

*Haute Dog Lady Food Truck; and

*Wright’s Family Farm (selling BBQ)

Mercer House Winery, 397 Walter Rawl Road, Lexington

The Farm, 1127 Corley Mill Road, Lexington

*Enjoy coffee and ice cream from SIPS, etc.;

*Grab some goodies from The Blended Bakery;

*Sample delicious food and Hazelwood Brewing Company beer from Griffin Chophouse;

*The FARM’s rustic pallet bar will be set up and you can grab a Prosecco Pop on a hot summer day;

*Stop by The FARMstand to purchase local eggs;

*Check out Easel Cathedral who will be live painting on-site; and
*Live pottery and watercolor demonstrations will be hosted by Peace Haven Pottery and Gifting with Watercolor, you’ll be able to purchase art on-site as well.

Scheduled Events for Saturday at The Farm:
11 am – Nature Walk and Conservation Discussion
Join Brandon DuRant of American Forestry Management on a field trip in nature.

1 pm – Agricultural Implements – Then and Now
Join The FARM’s gentleman farmer, Brett Flashnick, to learn about the history, culture, and innovation.

2:30 pm – Children’s Book Reading: Green Beans and Tangerines
Join local author, Tiffany Mariano, in the muscadine vineyard for a reading of her children’s book

Scheduled Events for Sunday at The Farm:
Enjoy live music by students from Freeway Music!
The on-site farmers market includes the following vendors (adding more daily):
*The FARMstand will have local eggs, egg share memberships, and information about our fall produce;
*Crazy Chic Heritage Farm – purchase Woodland Raised Pork, Pasture Poultry, Grass-Fed Beef, and learn more about available meet CSA memberships;
*Freshly Grown Farms– purchase Hydroponic lettuce and herbs;
*Gifting with Watercolor – live demonstrations and offering original watercolor pictures and commission work;
*Just Bead It – specializing in unique beaded home decor including ceiling fan pulls, olive oil and vinegar bottles, salt and pepper shakers, cake stands, glassware, and serving dishes and
*Lakeside Soap Company –offering handcrafted body products including balms, bath bombs, salts, soaps, and gifts!

Ancillary sites on the tour:

Hollow Creek Distillery, 112 Rocky Ridge Road, Leesville,

Featuring:

*Magic Voice Wood Turning (woodwork);

*Duck Dad Flags;

*Paw Print Pottery;

*Little Red Barn Gallery;

*Joy in the Making;

*Rosie Poppell;

*Bee Trail Farm;

*The DUOVers Saturday (noon-4pm); and

*Roy’s Grille Food Truck onsite for lunch.

Lexington County Museum, 231 Fox Street, Lexington

* Saturday tours at 11am and 2pm; Sunday tours at 1pm and 3pm

*Interactive stations for kids

*19th century gardening and farming

SC State Farmers Market, 3483 Charleston Highway, West Columbia