Special Event Extended Hours
We’ll be extending our hours for the Peach Festival! The market will be open at 3:30pm and close at 7:30pm.
Peach Festival Contests
NEW! – Peach Festival Baking Contest
Calling all amateur bakers! The 12SFM is pleased to announce our NEW Peach Festival Baking Contest! Dig up your old family recipe, submit a brand new creation or one of your favorites! It’s all about the PEACHES baby! Pre-registration and attendance at the festival are required! All ages are eligible to compete.
The Peach Festival Baking Contest judges include the award winning head chef from Jospehine, Chef Andrew Little, Pastry chef from Prima Chef Kathleen Fair, local author of Southern Cooking for Company Ms. Nicki Woods, and Stephen & Jessica Rose of The Peach Truck.
4:00pm – Children’s PEACH Eating Contest
Pre-registration is required and will be limited due to space. Registered contestants will compete to see who can eat a PEACH in the shortest amount of time! The 1st contestant to eat their peach to the pit will win a bag of The Peach Truck Peaches. Children age 6-14 are eligible to compete.
5:00pm – Adult’s PEACH Eating Contest
Pre-registration is required and will be limited due to space. Registered contestants will compete to see who can eat a bowl of PEACHES in the shortest amount of time. The 1st contestant to eat their peaches to the pits will win a box of The Peach Truck peaches.
6:00pm – PEACH PIT Spitting Contest
Pre-registration is required and will be limited due to space. Registered contestants 18 & older will compete to see who can spit a PEACH PIT the farthest. Each contestant will be giving one chance to spit one pit. The winner is the registered contestant will the longest spit and will win a box of The Peach Truck peaches.
More Fun Stuff!
- The Grilled Chesserie
- Crepe A Diem
- Street Provisions
- Retro Snow
- Funk Seoul Brother
- FREE craft project with Whimsikids in PAVILION #1
- FREE 12 South Farmers Market Peach Festival PASSPORT
- STORY TIME at 3:30PM – A very special Story Time with Ms. Kristi from The Green Hills Library.
- “Peach Pun” photo booth with special hashtag #12sfmpeachfestival
- Peach face-painting
- 12 South Farmers Market Temporary Tattoos