Welcome to the 2012 York County Ag + Art Tour, a free self-guided tour of York County Farms and Artisans. During this weekend-long event, held June 9 & 10, 2012, you will have the opportunity to see first-hand where your food comes from, watch artists in action and purchase their works, dance to the melodies of bluegrass and folk songs, and learn more about rural life.
How to Enjoy The Ag + Art Tour
Step 1: Choose several tour sites to visit, by visiting (http://agandarttour.com/) being aware that you might not be able to see everything in one day. Pick up your Tour Passport Guide at your first tour stop. Also, be sure to check out our schedule of events to see what is happening during the weekend!
Step 2: Load up your car with your friends and family and begin your tour! Bring a cooler and pick up some fresh veggies, let your kids enjoy a hay-ride and barnyard animals, watch our artists in action and enjoy a day in the country!
Step 3: At each tour site be sure to visit our Ag + Art Tour Information booth to get the visit log card located in the back of your guide stamped. At your last tour stop be sure to provide your contact information on the tour log card and enter it into a prize drawing!
Step 4: Stay in touch and support local! Use this passport as your year-long guide to find locally grown food and handmade items throughout York County.
+ From Barns to Bedcovers
“From Barns to Bedcovers” is a self guided, free porch tour through the quaint, historic district of York, SC. Visitors will see quilted items on display ranging from utilitarian quilts, pillows, samplers, etc, to pieces of art truly indicative of what quilting has become today.
The quilt tour is being held in cooperation with the York County Quilters and in conjunction with the Ag + Art Tour June 9 and 10. Porches on the tour will be marked with a yard sign and maps will be available at each of the locations.
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