Indulge in a Garden of Pickles where you can sample from some of the best and most unique artisan pickles from around the East Coast. All the pickles are available to purchase directly from these pickle vendors so you can take them home and get your munch on.
Food is at the heart of our festival. We have everything from pickle food mashups to common carnival delights. Experience NY Fried Pickles, pickle pizza, pickle egg rolls, The Philly pickle cheesesteak, the famous pickle sandwich, pickle fries, pickle ice cream and so much more. Come eat your heart out at the Big Dill.
The Big Dill is designed to provide fun for the whole family. Kids get to enjoy our unique Gerkins Go Play Zone, grab pictures with the mascots, and indulge in carnival-themed snacks. While parents can take time out by sipping on an adult beverage, shooting their shot in our outdoor games, or singing along with our live entertainment.
You can’t have a giant party without great entertainment. The World’s Largest Pickle Party® features a live concert with modern country music, rock and dance hits. EMCEES and Mascots for the kids. Fun contests throughout the day including: The Pickle Eating Championship, The Brine Chug and “Can He Open The Pickle Jar?”
Get your drink on!!! The Big Dill features some of the most unique pickle-themed cocktails on the planet: From The Original Pickle Shot, Pickle Beer, Pickleback Whiskey Shots, Pickle Margarita, and our Pickle Bloody Mary Bar. But don't worry, this event is NOT pickle everything, we have fully stocked bars throughout the World’s Largest Pickle Party® to make this the perfect drinking day with friends.
In between eating and dancing you can get your game on. We feature everything from axe throwing, rock climbing, bull riding, High Striker and Baggo Toss. We also have a special designed Gherkin Go Play Kids Zone for the kiddies to enjoy.