8th Annual Datil Pepper Festival
Home & Garden Show
Saturday, October 3
Sunday, October 4
St. Johns County is hosting the 8th Annual Home and Garden Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 3 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on October 4 at the St. Johns County Agricultural Center, 3125 Agricultural Center Drive. The show will include arts and crafts vendors, plant sales, rain barrel and composter workshops, a Master Gardener Plant Clinic, and an Open Horticulture Show that will feature unique creations by County residents.
The Datil Pepper Festival will take place at the Home and Garden Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 3. Participating restaurants will compete in a cook-off beginning at 11:30 a.m. Attendees may purchase Taste Tickets beginning at 11 a.m. for $1, and winners will be announced at 2 p.m. An Amateur Hot Sauce Contest will also take place. For more information on the Home and Garden Show, the Datil Pepper Festival, or to find submission forms for the hot sauce contest, please visit http://stjohns.ifas.ufl.edu or call 904.209.0430. Event Flyer