Mount Olive hosts 38th annual N.C. Pickle Festival

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – Pickle lovers, get ready because the North Carolina Pickle Festival returns to a live, in-person event for 2024!

The festival kicks off Friday, April 26 from 5-10 pm, with the main day on Saturday, April 27 from 9 am to 6 pm in downtown Mount Olive.

Events throughout the weekend will include a Cuke Patch 5k, pickle eating contest, recipe contest, tour de pickle, live music, dancer stage, car how, pickleball tournament, beer and wine garden, special guess, and a pickle princess pageant.