SCHEDULE & INFORMATION
2022 North Carolina Peach Festival
Thursday Night Kick-off
Thursday, July 14 & Friday, July 15, 2022
To celebrate after being postponed for two long years, we will be kicking off the N.C. Peach Festival on Thursday, July 14th from 4:00-9:00pm, with the first ever Peachy Pit Stop Cruise-In! There will be food trucks and live entertainment by North Tower on Depot St. and in Fitzgerald Park. Music begins at 7:30pm (opening act TBD).
Then, on Friday, July 15th, we will celebrate with a "Concert in the Park" with food, vendor and musical entertainment from 4:00-9:00pm! Bring your lawn chair and spend the evening with us as we enjoy live entertainment with:
(opening act to TBD)
7:30 pm ~ the Band of Oz
A special partnership with STARworks Glass Studio located in the neighboring town of Star - the N.C. Peach Festival is proud to present these gorgeous, locally-made, hand-blown, glass peaches. Stop by the "Official" N.C. Peach Festival tent to get an up-close look at these festival treasures. No two are alike, however, ALL ARE BEAUTIFUL! They are only $45 and will brighten any spot in your home as a special memento of the Peach Festival. Make your way to the festival tent early, so you don't miss out on this opportunity!
2022 North Carolina PEACH FESTIVAL
Saturday Festivities - July 16, 2022
8:30am Peach Cooking Contest, Town Hall.
10:00am Parade on Main St. in Candor.
11:00am - 2:00pm ~ the Sand Band
11:00am Helicopter Rides, Railroad Street.
11:45am Introduction of 2022 Peach Queen.
2:00 - 4:00pm ~ The Entertainers
Tee-shirts and other festival merchandise will be available for sale at the Candor Town Hall located conveniently near Fitzgerald Park at 214 S. Main St.
Enjoy your day with a variety of food & craft vendors, as well as tons of activities that are fun for the whole family!
Bring your lawn chair, so that you can sit down and enjoy some out-of-this-world homemade peach ice cream, plus some fantastic live entertainment!
DOWNLOAD NCPF BROCHURE HERE
What's Up This Year?
Here at the Peach Festival, our ultimate goal is to provide you & your family with the most awesomely fantastic, fun time! In that effort, we try to bring in new and exciting vendors and activities each year. This year is no different:
Thursday - Peachy Pit Stop Cruise-In, 4:00-9:00pm
Friday - Concert in the Park, 4:00-9:00pm
Helicopter Rides Are Back!, Camel Rides, Petting Zoo, Inflatables, and more!
Saturday - 2022 N.C. Peach Festival! Parade begins at 10:00am. Festival immediately follows til 4:00pm!