There’s a celebration of food and dance every spring in Hemingway, SC. The town combines one of the famous flavors of South Carolina with official state dance to create one of the most popular events in the state. The South Carolina BBQ Shag Festival is a reunion of sorts for natives. Visitors groove to the flavor of the famous barbecue and the popular shag dance. The three-day festival features a whole hog barbecue cook-off and an antique car show. There will also be arts and crafts vendors, fireworks, food vendors, amusements and local bands. Come on out to the annual South Carolina Bar-B-Que Shag Festival and expect to have a great time in the Barbecue Capital of the World!