The Town of Elloree is proud of the many events that we offer throughout the year for residents and visitors, as well as members of our business community. Listed below are a few of our upcoming events, as well as information about attending and/or participating in each. For additional information about our events, contact Town Hall at (803) 897-2821 or via email at email@example.com.
The town of Elloree will be hosting its annual Pork Fest on April 11th and 12th. This will be a two day event.
On Friday evening beginning at 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm we will have the “Anything But Pork” cooking competition. Everyone is invited to participate in this competition. Judging will be by popular vote of the attendees.
Friday tickets for adults are $6.00 ($5.00 in advance), children under 10 $3.00 and kids under 6 eat free.
A trophy will be awarded the best Anything But Pork on Friday night. The Palmetto Jazz Band will be performing, so come and bring your lawn chairs and play to stay awhile with your friends.
On Saturday, the event begins at 9:00 am with the Elloree Heritage Museum Bake Sale (until 1:00 pm under the Gasque Shelter). Music with the Breezee Variety Band begins at 10:30 a.m. along with BBQ judging. Serving will begin at 11:00 a.m. Tickets are on the day of the event - Adults $7.00 Children $3:00 and kids under 6 are free. Advance tickets are sold for $6.00. Take out plates $8.00. BBQ only will also be available for purchase $8.00 a lb.
The Elloree Heritage Museum will sponsor a Cake Contest. The Cake contest is open to anyone in Elloree or surrounding areas. So if you love to bake cakes, please enter your favorite and you may win a Trophy. The cakes will be sold after the judging. The Museum will also offer bake goods for sale during both days of the event. Don’t forget to get dessert after the BBQ.
The famous painted pig silent auction will also be happening once
again. Place your bid for your favorite pig so you can buy it and
take it home. This auction will start on Friday and run through
Saturday with pigs awarded Saturday at 1:30 pm.
The application fee for the BBQ Cookoff is $100.00. BBQ teams will be cooking ˝ Hog.
We will award:
First Place Trophy and Cash prize of 70% of the purse
Second Place Trophy and Cash prize of 20% of the purse
Third Place Trophy and Cash prize of 10% of the purse
The more participants, the higher the Cash prize!