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Battle of Camden BBQ Festival

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 6:00pm until 10:00pm

The event will include a Chicken Wing Competition on Friday Night, barbeque from some of the finest BBQ Competitors in the Southeast on Saturday, delicious food and drink from local vendors, and live music both days. This is a Battle with a Purpose: The festival is hosted by the Camden Jaycees, For more information, visit the website. 2-day festival pass: $15/Individual day tickets: (adult): $10; children (ages 6-16): $5; children 5 and under: FREE.

Location Details:

222 Broad St.
Camden , SC 29020
(803) 432-9841

A 107-acre outdoor museum complex and the site of the British headquarters during the occupation of Camden in 1780-81. Included are two circa-1800 log houses, and the authentically reconstructed Kershaw-Cornwallis House, a stop on the Revolutionary War Trail. Commandeered by Lord Cornwallis during the Revolution, the Kershaw-Cornwallis House served as the British headquarters during the war. Trails lead visitors to fortifications, a powder magazine, picnic facilities and nature trail. A large variety of local crafts, period reproductions and other special gift selections are found in the gift shop. Special events include Revolutionary War Field Days on the first weekend in November with living history demonstrations, regimental drills, daily battles and other festivities. Open Tue–Sat: 10 am -5 pm, and 1–5 pm on Sunday, except major holidays. $5 admission to the site; guided tours are an additional $5. Military/student discounts available.