The Pickens Azalea Festival

Celebrating 30 Years

1984 -2014

One of the most popular festivals in Pickens &  Pickens County.  The Azalea Festival  is presented by The Pickens Chamber of Commerce & Azalea Festival Committee. 
 WSPA-TV channel 7& The Carolina CW62 are returning as the title sponsors.
The festival will feature entertainment on the main stage, and the new amphitheater.  Friday evening will be the classic car cruise in along main st.  
Saturday will be filled with arts & crafters from the southeast, foods from local restaurants and civic nonprofit organizations.
New this year will be the 1st annual "Baking Competition" hosted by Pickens Francine Bryson.  Competition will be Saturday afternoon at Michael's restaurant.
There will be amusements rides for the kids all weekend in Legacy Square. (fee required). 
 So join us April 18th & 19th  in Pickens for the
 30th Annual Azalea Festival.

WSPA Jack & Megan of "Your Carolina"
shooting promo for the Azalea Festival

                     April 18th - Friday - 6:00pm - until 
                     Classic Car Cruise In (free)
              April 19th - Saturday - 10am - 9pm - Arts/craft (end time subject to change)

                        Baking Competition - Saturday April 19th
 Hosted by Pickens - Francine Bryson

                                     Presented by

                        Friday night                                   Saturday night                                              
         The Extraordinaires            Mother's Finest
                       April 18th                                            April 19th 


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                                               Festival Updates
                        * Festival applications are closed
                           No request are being taken
                         * Booth numbers are posted, updated 4/12/14
                           *  Food policy change by the festival committee.
                                         NO FOOD ITEMS MAY BE GIVEN AWAY FOR FREE EXCEPT WATER. 2/5/14
                                     * The Pickens Azalea Festival is a non-political event.
                                         No political booths are allowed.

 The largest weekend festival in
Pickens County

Enjoy free musical entertainment all weekend
 Bring the entire family
                                         Azaleas will be on sale Saturday during the festival
                                         by Perennial Gardens of Pickens. They will be
                                        located in the parking lot next to Domino's Pizza