the 30th annual
South Carolina BBQ - Shag Festival
Hemingway, South Carolina
The 2018 festival dates are April 12 - 14.
Enjoy the 2017
festival again through photos
The South Carolina Bar-B-Que Shag Festival Pageant will be held
Saturday, March 10, 2018 in Hemingway, SC. Categories are Beauty,
Photogenic, and Portfolio (Best Dress, Best Smile and Best Hair are
included in beauty fee). The winners will be announced at the festival.
Please message Camelia Stevens through her Facebook page for next year's application and more information.
For festival information call or e-mail committee chair, John Michael Collins at
843-687-2240, or e-mail.
For crafts and vendors, call Kelly Hucks at 843-325-7048 or Michele Powell at 843-621-2286. (Application forms can be downloaded below)
(Please note: Select your preferred format, print, and mail filled-in forms to PO Box 1959, Hemingway, SC 29554)
Downloadable forms for entries in the contest or vendor space
Select your preferred format, print,
and mail filled-in forms to PO Box 1959, Hemingway, SC 29554))
2018 Woody Curtis Cookoff Rules:
DOC or PDF
2018 Woody Curtis Cookoff Application: DOC or PDF
2018 Vendor Space Application: DOC or PDF2018 Crafter Space Application: DOC or PDF
2018 Hemingway Town License
Application: DOC or PDF
and winners from 2013 and 2014 are on our old Facebook page.
Photos from the 2012 festival
Photos from the 2011 festival
Photos from the 2010 festival
winners for 2013
Please enjoy these three photo galleries from previous festivals:2009 festival photos
2009 Civil War reenactors
2008 festival photos
2006 festival photos
2007 festival photos So -- who won?
How the festival came to be - Reminiscences of the founders
Maps to the Festival
Places to visit on the Internet
- The South
Carolina Internet Highway
Hemingway Community Page - The Barbecue Capital of the World
Hemingway official web site - Town government
Sponsors and contributors with web pages
Haselden Brothers Ford
Georgetown Auto Sales
Anderson Brothers Bank
Stuckey Auto Parts
Sponsors and contributors without web pages
Mace Mechanical Contractors, 414 Lake City
Hwy., Johnsonville, SC 29555 843-386-3803
Other reasons to visit Hemingway, South Carolina
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Last updated January 12, 2018