Pepperfest will be held on Sunday, September 23, 2018,

3 until 6 PM

Join in at Great Meadow Park at Briar Chapel, Chapel Hill, NC.

TICKETS on Sale now!!


peppersarrow1chefsarrow2dishesplus3musicplus4kidzoneplus5diyplus6drinksequals7  11th Annual Pepperfest!


2018 TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!!  •   WORK/TRADE SPOTS available for FREE entrance!


Pepperfest celebrates it’s eleventh year!  This is a celebration of the harvest, cooler weather, and a chance to savor the deliciousness of Carolina peppers! Grown by leaps and bounds since it’s 2007 beginnings, it’s a serious celebration of local food abundance in North Carolina’s Piedmont.

Hang out with your friends, listen to fantastic live music, while sampling delicious pepper-themed beverages and dishes made by dozens of star chefs, brewers, distillers and artisans. Support your local foodshed, sustainable harvest and organic farmers.

Come hungry and ready to discover the many amazing nearby restaurants incorporating locally farmed ingredients into their menus.



In case you need to see what you’d look like as a pepper, we have what you need.