Mark your calendar because it’s time for the Ag and Art Tour. This is the largest free farm and art tour in the nation!
This annual event showcases South Carolina’s agriculture and arts.
When you join in on the fun you’ll explore rural areas, interact with farmers and artists, and engage in a wide range of activities, including farm tours and art exhibitions.
Luckily, Aiken, SC is participating this year and has 12 farms on the tour!
Beyond the Ag and Arts you’ll find equestrian activities, delicious food, historic downtowns, outdoor adventures, and more.
The tour makes its stop in Aiken on May 13-14. During these two days, visitors will have access to farm tours, art exhibits, live music performances, and much more.
Local farmers will open up their farms to the public, providing an inside look into the process of raising crops and livestock.
These tours offer an opportunity for visitors to learn about sustainable farming practices and the importance of supporting local agriculture.
Some Fave Aiken Ag + Farm Tour Stops
note–this is only 4 of the 12 stops. Find all the information about the Ag+Art Tour in Aiken here.
Educational drive thru safari with 100-150 animals, concessions, and gift shop.
Kid-friendly activities on-site,
Ready to eat food for purchase on-site (lunch, snacks, etc.), Beverages for purchase on-site, Restroom facility on-site, Handicap accessible restroom facility on-site.
Jenks Farmer’s Flower Farm
18th century farm now specializing in a rare lily.
Enjoy a shady spot under ancient pecan trees, fields of flowers, or a stroll through the historic cottage gardens.
Learn about our organic production system that puts soil and soul first.
Get a photo on the swings or with our donkey. Shop and take home rare plants and books written by our Farmer!
Garden History Tour. Pass-Along- Plant Tour. Both Days 10 am and 2 pm.
Kid-friendly activities on-site, Ready to eat food for purchase on-site (lunch, snacks, etc.), Beverages for purchase on-site, Restroom facility on-site.
A start-up permaculture and biodynamic cut flower and medicinal herb farm with a focus on native plants and flowers and teaching sustainable homestead practices.
Farm products (Jam, Sauces, Beverages, Baked Goods, etc.), flowers, gardening supplies, seeds, veggie starts, worm casting, garden tools.
Farm tour and introduction to our sustainable practices.
Ready to eat food for purchase on-site (lunch, snacks, etc.), Beverages for purchase on-site.
Boondock Farms (SATURDAY ONLY)
The Ag + Art tour at Boondock Farms falls on our second Saturday vendor festival weekend, and we’ll have food trucks and live music, along with arts, crafts, and farmers to shop with.
We’ll host a farm tour where you can tour our market garden and meet our animals.
You can hike the trails on our 70 acre woodland property and then relax and enjoy the band.
Don’t forget to visit our farmers market store with seasonal produce, locally sourced goods, and tomato pies!
We sell local honey, handmade soaps, candles, gifts, jewelry, jams/jellies, salsa, pickles, seasonal produce, and micro greens.
Kid-friendly activities on-site, Ready to eat food for purchase on-site (lunch, snacks, etc.), Beverages for purchase on-site, Restroom facility on-site
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