Mark your calendars for the Datil Pepper Fall Festival 2021 on October 2 & 3! Rain or Shine! Celebrate St. Johns County official plant! Free Admission – St. Johns County Agricultural Center!
Vendors offering a wide variety of datil products such as sauces and jellies, plants, tea, honey and more!
UF/IFAS St. Johns County Extension Agents, Staff and Master Gardener/4-H Volunteers will be on hand providing educational programming that includes a plant clinic, Florida Friendly Landscaping, tours of the SJC Extension Arboretum and much more.
Datil Pepper Restaurant Cook-Off on SATURDAY. Professional cooks from local restaurants prepare recipes with datil pepper. Be sure to get your taste tickets so you can experience “the heat”. Tickets available for a “recommended” $2 donation per ticket. Then, vote on the DPF People’s Choice Award while a panel of local judges also determines the DPF Professional Award for each category.
Amateur and Vendor/Professional Hot Sauce Competition! Hot sauces are entered into the competition. Winners announced on Sunday!
Saturday, October 2, 2021 — 9:00am-4:00pm
Sunday, October 3, 2021 — 10:00am-3:00pm
For information, please call 904-209-0430 or click the event website link.