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West Virginia Strawberry Festival
May 12- 16
Celebrate the strawberry harvest with live music, carnival games and fun contests for all ages. This 5-day festival will keep you entertained with parades, recipe contests, photography exhibits and all the berries you can eat.
Pasadena Strawberry Festival
May 14, 15 and 16
Thrill the kids with a helicopter ride over the festival grounds or enter your budding cowboy in a mutton bustin’ (sheep rodeo) contest. Win or lose, reward your little ones (and treat yourself) with a tasty strawberry dessert.
California Strawbery Festival
May 15 and 16
Listen to live music at the two festival stages while you chow down on strawberry-packed foods from more than 50 vendors. And don’t leave without buying a festival memento at one of the 200 booths showcasing local artisans' crafts.
Troy Strawberry Festival
June 5 and 6
With over 150,000 visitors last year, the Troy Strawberry Festival has become a must-attend event. A parade through the city center kicks off the festival Saturday morning, but the fun doesn’t stop there. Join other strawberry fans in the bleachers to watch softball in Duke Park, or grab the kid’s for an exciting treasure hunt in Troy City Park.
Oswego Strawberry festival
June 18 and 19
Kick of the festival Friday night with a block party full of music, dancing and fireworks. Then, let the kid’s indulge in delicious strawberry desserts while you sample the goods in the wine tasting tent.
Strawberry Days Festival
June 18,19 and 20
Glenwood Springs, CO
Celebrate Strawberry Day’s 113th year with a family-friendly festival. Take part in a pie-eating contest, watch the crowning of Miss Strawberry Days and enjoy the traditional pancake breakfast.
Cedarburg Strawberry Festival
June 26 and 27
It wouldn’t be a true Wisconsin festival without bratwurst, but have you ever tried an Original Strawberry Brat? Bring the kids for a pony ride or check out the petting zoo in Cedar Park.
The Eastside Heritage Center’s Strawberry Festival
June 26 and 27
This fun summer event has something for everyone. Dads will love strolling around the vintage cars at the auto show, kids will be entertained with face painting and miniature golf, and you can enjoy shopping at the festival’s countless vendors. Then, meet back up with the family for a plate or two of strawberry shortcake.