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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.


October 3
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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St. Johns County Agricultural Center
3125 Agricultural Center Dr
St. Augustine, FL 32092 United States
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