Kershaw County

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Welcome to Kershaw County!

We invite you to come and discover "Classically Carolina" farms, markets, and artisans all throughout Kershaw County!

2021 Kershaw County Ag + Art Tour Schedule

Saturday, June 5
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, June 6
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Kershaw County Tour Sites and Artisans

Boykin Mill Farms
73 Boykin Mill Rd.
Rembert, SC 29128

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

Boykin Mill is a 200 year -old water powered grits mill and will be in operation. Boykin Company Store and Grille will be open. Historic tours, Living History Demonstrations and many local artisans will be on hand.

All activities are throughout the day. Guided Tours, Antique tractors, Grits Mill operations, Boykin Co. Store and Boykin Grille will be open, Broom Factory tour, watercolor artist, quilter, painter, paper crafts, chair weaver, medicinal herb garden, leather works, living history demos.

Artisans on Site:

  • Riley Mae Sanner – Watercolors by Riley, painting demos
  • Rodney South – South’s Treasures, Restoration and Cane Seat vintage rockers and chairs
  • Jordan Sanner – Sanner Leatherworks, Handcrafter leather
  • Debi Kenyon, Paper Craft Art
  • Tom Oblak – Artillery Demonstration Team
  • Liz Canada, Medicinal Gardening and Weaving
  • Sharon Huffstetler ––Sew Simple Creations, Handcrank Sewing Machine Demonstrations
  • Sheri Davis, 18th Century Cloth Dying, Demonstrations

Also on Site:

  • Guided Tours
  • Grits Mill Operation
  • Broom Factory (not in operation, but tours/demos about equipment)
  • Swift Creek Baptist Church – Sunday Service
  • Boykin Co. Store and Grille open
  • Antique tractor display
  • PTH Wildlife will bring a couple of farm animals and giant tortoises

Canebrake Apiary and Aquaponics
1239 John G. Richards Rd.
Camden, SC 29020

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

Canebrake is one of only 2 Certified Naturally Grown Apiaries in South Carolina. Their aquaponics system will be running for those who might be interested in learning how to do it themselves for sustainable vegetable production year 'round in SC.

Weather permiting visitors will be allowed to watch a hive inspection between 10 and 2 both days (if they sign a hold harmless agreement) There will be an observation hive and folks to help interpret what is being seen. Honey bees do NOT like rain or overcast days!

We will have honey from the apiary available for sale, along with other hive products and farm soaps.

Goat Daddy’s Farm
144 Tomahawk Trail
Elgin, SC 29045

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

Goat Daddy’s is a Grade A Goat Dairy and produce chèvre, raw goats milk, eggs and whey fattened pork.

Goat Daddy’s will have live music by The Tom Coolidge Band, beer on tap from The Tap Room, The Belgian Waffle Cart and we will be serving their heritage woodland raised pork. The store will be open, along with many artisans.

Artisans on Site:

  • Sue Shrader – Serglasio Arts, Abstract Fused Glass Plates, Bowls and Jewelry
  • Misty Coker, Home Décor, Signs
  • Chasity Rogers, Acrylics
  • Thomas Boswell – Flies By Moonpie, Artisan Decorative Fishing Flies and Jewelry
  • Debbie Ayers, Paper Crafts, Journals

The Kitchen Garden at Historic Camden
222 Broad Street
Camden, SC 29020

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

As warm weather approaches and the threat of frost passes, the garden is once again a focus of daily toil and hope. Visit the Historic Camden Drakeford House at 222 Broad Street for colonial gardening tips.

Historic Camden will be open for Ag + Art with art featured at the Kershaw & Co. Crafts Shop and artisans will be on the site. In the Tavern we will feature a colonial era menu for tastings. Pass Along Plants and seeds will be exhibited and for purchase at our colonial horticulture garden, The Drakeford House. Ticketed historical Guided Tours will be available to the Kershaw Cornwallis House.

Artisans on Site:

  • Elizabeth Trager – Sudsy Dreams, Handcrafted Soaps and Body Scrubs
  • Sandi Hudson, Wood swings, Benches, Chairs
  • Kayla Yelton – Bitz of Memory, Handcrafted Tumblers
  • Katelyn Sentner – Southern Yankees Works, Hand Burnt Wooden Décor
  • Rebecca Windham – Southern Pine Treasures, Handmade crafts from woods and beaches
  • Gail Cox – Southern Maybell, Rustic Windchimes
  • Stephanie and Dennis Eaton – Custom Crafted Wood Products, furniture, planters, kennels, etc.

Old McCaskill’s Farm
377 Cantey Lane
Rembert, SC 29128

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

A working farm raising meats & wool for blankets. There is a farm store selling our products as well as other local products. A commercial kitchen for canning & offering canning classes and can be a lunch stop. We are a B&B, hosting field trips & tours, weddings, summer farm camps, farm days in the spring & fall and country Christmas shopping in December.

Activities: Blacksmith at the forge, leatherman making tack, the brooder room with incubator & hatched chicks & ducks. A self-guided tour throughout the farm to see the animals, garden, store, brooder room, root cellar & more.

Artisans on Site:

  • Pam Wells – Bay Mare Creations, Repurposed Horseshoes
  • Debbie Calcutt, Barn Quilts
  • Jaquelyn Davy, Homemade Wreaths
  • Anne Hamilton – K9 Herbal Co., All natural products for farm animals
  • Natalie Jeffcoat, Handmade Farmhouse Décor
  • Emily McCaskill – Drift Away Arts, Driftwood art pieces

Quite Content Farm
1115 Gardner Street
Camden, SC 29020

Open Both Saturday and Sunday

Quite Content Farm is an urban farm located in downtown Camden that consists of two locations: a garden and a blueberry farm. This year we are happy to present our blueberry farm on the tour.
We will have live music with Jeff Clark, a tractor collection and many artisans.

Artisans on Site:

  • Alice Brooks, Wanda Stokes, Patricia Johnstone, Pam Anschuetz, Lynn Bennett, Terri Carter, Watercolorists. Painting demonstrations throughout the day, both days
  • David Russell (Russell Glassworks), Glass Blower. Demonstration, Sunday, June 6, 1:00-2:00 PM
  • Marti Boykin Wallace (MBW Studio), Potter. Pottery demonstrations throughout the day, both days
  • Cindy Strickland (Springhill Barn Quilts), Barn Quilter
  • Terry Humphries and Linda Kincaid (Simply Elegant Gourds), Gourd Artisans
  • Robyn White (Little Bear Soap Co.), Soapmaker
  • Anna Catoe, Baker

Kershaw County Ancillary Tour Sites

Kershaw County Farmer’s Market
906 Broad Street
Camden, SC 29020

Gorget Distilling Co.
1974A Whiting Way
Lugoff, SC 29078

Southern Restyle
954 Black River Rd.
Camden, SC 29020

Littlefield Growers
907 Broad Street
Camden, SC 29020

Triangle Hardware
2615 Broad Street
Camden, SC 29020

South Carolina Equine Park
443 Cleveland School Road
Camden, SC 29020

Cultural Arts District
Broad and Rutledge Street
Downtown Camden, SC