Come out to the 2017 Datil Pepper Fall Festival held at the UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County Agricultural Center. This annual event celebrates the spicy little Datil Pepper. There’ll be a variety of vendors, inside and out, showcasing their unique items for sale as well as rain barrels for sale, the popular Master Gardener plant sale, and a food court.
The Datil Pepper Restaurant Cook-off is on Saturday from 11:00am-1:00pm. Local chefs will be offering their Datil inspired cuisine. Purchase tickets for $1 each, then sample the dishes and vote for your favorite in each category (appetizer and entree).
Saturday, October 7 — 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday, October 8 — 10:00am to 3:00pm
For more information, click on the event website link.