Black’s Peaches

Black’s Peaches is located just northwest of York, SC on SC Hwy. 5. Family-owned, the farm has been around for 300 years! It dates back to 1715 when the Blacks arrived from Scotland and settled on this land. Rooted in history and community – 300 years a family farm, 200 years a commercial farm, 100 years a retail farm, and now 25 years an agri-tourism destination.

Ag + Art in June – lots of artists and vendors!

So what can a visitor expect at Black’s Peaches?

In their retail store, you’ll find peaches in season, but that’s just one component of the farm. They raise vegetables and grow fruit like pumpkins, tomatoes, cantaloupe, zucchini, greens, cabbage, watermelons, squash, blackberries, peppers, muscadines, cucumbers, Christmas trees, and they sell hay. They also partner with area farmers to sell their produce, dairy products, meats, and other goods in the store.

Pick-Your-Own Strawberries, peaches, tomatoes and pumpkins!

Like to head out into the fields or orchard and pick-your-own? It’s a rewarding experience for families or individuals! Black’s Peaches offers strawberry picking (mid-April – mid-June), peach picking (mid-June – August), tomato picking (August – September), and pumpkin picking (October)! Click here for details.

Locally produced beef on their delicious burgers!

Come at lunchtime and have your mid-day meal at Black’s Peaches. Their restaurant is open Tuesdays – Saturdays, 11am-2pm.
They serve dishes made with farm-fresh produce and locally raised beef. It’s delicious! Try a burger that’s 100% beef and hand-pattied. And their sides include homemade sweet potato fries, homemade french fries, and homemade onion rings! Click here for the menu and more info.

Black’s Peaches hosts a Fall Festival every weekend in October!

Visit Black’s Peaches for one of their seasonal events! Celebrate Strawberry Season each spring with a field trip! Bring your school group, church group or club for a special day of pick-your-own strawberries, a hayride, kids will love the farm playground, get an education on bees, and enjoy an ice cream treat! More here. Head to Black’s Peaches for Ag + Art in June. Artists set up for visitors to peruse their works and enjoy pick-your-own, ice cream, and the farm playground. More on that here. In October, you’re invited to visit the pumpkin patch every day. On weekends in October, enjoy their Fall Festival with a hayride, a corn maze, pumpkin chunkin’, a hay maze(!), corn-shelling, cow milking, horse rodeo and skeeball! All for just $7 per person (2021 pricing)! Learn more about the Fall Festival here. And the Blacks wrap up the year with their Christmas Holidays, which begins Thanksgiving weekend and ends on December 31. This annual celebration includes Christmas trees (fresh Fraser firs from NC and farm-grown Virginia pines), bows, wreaths, handmade arrangements, garland, warm apple cider and ice cream. More here.

Black’s Peaches sells Christmas trees, wreaths, garland and decorations!

They also bake and sell pies and cakes to order. Before you head there, check out their online ordering option and pick up your delicious farm-made pie or cake when you get there. They need a one-day notice to get it baked just for you. Order here.

You can order a weekly produce box to pick up!

As you can see, Black’s Peaches is truly an agritourism destination. Don’t forget to have them stamp your South Carolina Agritourism Passport when you go. (more on that here)

1800 Black Highway | York, SC 29745 | 803-684-2333

email: blackspeaches@aol.com

Hours:

June – December
Monday – Friday 8-6
Saturday – 8-6
Sunday – Closed until further notice

January – May
Monday – Friday 9-5
Saturday – 9-3
Sunday – Closed

Lunch is served Tuesdays – Saturdays from 11am – 2pm.

By Kathy Gardener

Publisher at Gardener Media | Gardener Publications LLC

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