North Carolina Ground Steak Festival

North Carolina Ground Steak Festival

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Get ready to sink your teeth into the juiciest celebration of the year at the North Carolina Ground Steak Festival! Hosted by the Dobson Tourism Development Authority, this annual extravaganza is a feast for the whole family. Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 8, 2024, when the historic courthouse square in downtown Dobson transforms into a culinary wonderland from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Step back in time and savor the mouthwatering history of ground steak, a delectable creation that emerged from the diners and burger joints of Surry County during the Great Depression. Indulge in this melt-in-your-mouth cousin to the hamburger as you explore the festival's tempting offerings.

Head over to Dobson’s Central Café, a hotspot on the Surry Ground Steak Trail, where they'll be serving up irresistible ground steak sandwiches. And don't miss the Flat Rock Ruritan Club, renowned for their mouthwatering creations, showcasing their famous sandwiches that have delighted taste buds at the Autumn Leaves Festival in nearby Mount Airy.

But the festival isn't just about food – it's a full-day celebration packed with excitement for everyone. Browse through a vibrant marketplace featuring over 75 artisans and crafters, where you can discover unique treasures to take home as souvenirs. Tap your toes to the lively beats of bluegrass and old-time string music filling the air, creating the perfect backdrop for a day of fun.

And for the little ones, there's a whole world of entertainment awaiting! Children's games and activities abound, promising laughter and joy for the whole family. So come hungry, come curious, and come ready to make unforgettable memories at the North Carolina Ground Steak Festival – where delicious history meets modern-day revelry!

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2024-06-08 @ 10:00 AM



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