Peanut Butter Festival

27th Annual Peanut Butter Festival Shines Light on History of Brundidge

Peanut butter sustained the city of Brundidge during the Great Depression in the 1930’s. Each year, residents hold its annual Peanut Butter Festival to celebrate the snack that had an impact on Brundidge’s economy. Lawrence Bowden is the President of the Brundidge Historical Society. “They started making peanut butter here in Brundidge in 1928. It was one of the first…