Hog Butchering Day | Olde English District

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Hog Butchering Day

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 10:00am until 4:00pm

Experience 19th century-style pork processing during this event where period dressed interpreters will be rendering lard, making sausages and preserving pork using salt. Gather around the warm open hearth for historical cooking demonstrations. Admission: Adult $8; Senior $7; Youth 4-17 $5; 3 and under & CHM Members FREE. For more information, please calll (803) 684-2327.

Location Details:

1444 Brattonsville Rd.
McConnells, SC 29726
(803) 684-2327

This site features over thirty colonial and antebellum structures, including two house museums. The plantation spreads over 800-acres and includes farmed land with heritage breed animals, a Revolutionary War battlefield site with interpretive trail, and a nature preserve with miles of walking trails. Seasonal events, reenactments, and living history programs interpret life in the Carolina Backcountry from the 1750s to the 1850s. Award-winning African American programs are an essential part of telling the story of the Carolina Piedmont. Also a site on the SC Ag + Art Tour. Open Tues–Sat: 10 am–5 pm and Sun: 1–5 pm, except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Admission is charged. Limited handicap accessibility. I-77, exit 82-B.