Irmo Celebrates Fried Okra: 44th Annual Okra Strut

Irmo Okra Strut Festival

IRMO, SC (WOLO)– Get ready for a fried veggie. The 44th annual Irmo Okra Strut kicks off in the Town of Irmo Friday and runs through Saturday.

The free, family-friendly event features nationally-recognized bands, like Mother’s Finest, a parade and a recipe contest devoted to its namesake.

Friday’s musical acts kick off at 6pm.

According to organizers, Saturday starts with the Parade at 9am. The Saturday activities will start right after the parade at the Irmo Community Park.

Saturday will include the Kids Okra Eating Contest, Amusement Rides, Food and Vendors. Fun for all ages all day long. Close off the day with more live musi

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