Coming Up: The 2022 National Peanut Festival

The 2022 National Peanut Festival

Every fall thousands of visitors travel to Dothan, Alabama to experience the National Peanut Festival. Celebrating peanut farmers, traditions, and hosting a variety of shows and events, the countdown to the 2022 National Peanut Festival is on!

About the National Peanut Festival

The National Peanut Festival is the largest and greatest peanut festival nationwide. Held in November, this 10-day local agriculture event honors the contributions of local peanut farmers, the history of the peanut industry in the Wiregrass, and celebrates the harvest season.

This event attracts thousands of visitors from all over and gives them an experience that is unlike any other. Guests can partake in various fun-filled family events, shows, concerts, and more! Check out the 2022 National Peanut Festival All Metal Amphitheater concert headliners below:

But it doesn’t stop there; many other artists will be performing at the food court stage throughout the 10 days! See the dates and full list of performers here.

In the weeks leading up to the festival in October, there are many events held in partnership with the National Peanut Festival. This includes the Little Miss Pageant, Miss Peanut Pageant, CubMobile Derby, and multiple baking contests! Check out the calendar of events here.

From pig racing to comedy shows, a circus, and more, there is sure to be something for everyone at this extravagant festival! Take a look at the entertainment schedule and plan your visit ahead. And of course, be ready for lots—and we mean lots—of peanuts!

When and where

Located in Dothan, Alabama, known as the “Peanut Capital of the World,” our town is a prime location for growing and celebrating peanuts.

The 2022 National Peanut Festival starts on November 4th and goes until November 13th. You can find the festival at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds at 5622 Highway 231 South in Dothan.


There are many ticket options available for the festival. Check out the list of options below:

  • Gate Admission
  • Mega Pass
  • Concert Tickets for reserved seating
  • Demolition Derby reserved ticket seating

Buy your tickets online now. Looking for a discount? Check out the 2022 ride specials and more ticket information here!


Plan your trip to the 2022 National Peanut Festival today. There is truly nothing like it! This long-established Southern tradition is one you don’t want to miss.

If you’re already a part of our Summer Wood community and can’t wait to celebrate, you’re in luck! We are located less than 20 minutes away from the festival fairgrounds! For more about us and our community, continue reading our blogs.