Local strawberry festivals and events

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Our favorite 2018 Strawberry Festivals in New England

Saturday, June 2, 2018 | 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
22nd annual Strawberry Festival and Craft Fair

Hampstead Congregational Church
61 Main Street in Hampstead, NH
Enjoy their famous strawberry shortcake, a bake sale, crafters, pony rides and kids activities and more.

Sunday, June 2, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
35th Annual Strawberry Festival and Book Fair

Windham High School
64 London Bridge Road in Windham, NH
Enjoy good food, fun games for the kids, entertainment and a great chance to pick up a good book.

Saturday, June 16, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
11th Annual Strawberry Festival and Vintage Market

The Red House
598 Isaac Frye Highway in Wilton, NH

Saturday, June 16, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Strawberry N Arts Festival

Westford Town Common
Main Street in Westford, MA
This festival is organized by the First Parish Church United and offers fabulous food, creative crafts, and energizing entertainment for the whole family.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Annual Strawberry Festival
First Congregational Church
6 Church Street in Kingston
Enjoy lunch and plenty of strawberry shortcake for dessert as well as a church-wide yard sale.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Strawberry Festival

Northwood Congregational Church
881 1st NH Turnpike in Northwood, NH
Enjoy breakfast, lunch, music and a rummage sale.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
4th Annual Strawberry Festival

Town Green
Main Street in New London, NH
Featuring children's activities, local vendors, live entertainment with the UNH Little Red Wagon Traveling Theater and, of course, plenty of strawberry foods and desserts.

Saturday, June, 23, 2018 | 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
6th Annual Strawberry Fest

J & F Farms in Derry, NH
Hayrides to and from the strawberry field while the crowd lasts. Free strawberries and ice cream starting at noon until it runs out. Free petting farm and more.
Please note that this is a tentative date, so please check in with J & F Farms to confirm.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
3rd Annual Strawberry Festival

Wellwood Orchards
529 Wellwood Orchards Road in Springfield, VT
Visit the farm and enjoy food vendors, PYO strawberries, craft vendors, tractor pulled wagon rides, the Wellwood Orchard petting zoo and live music throughout the day. This is a free event to attend.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
45th Annual Tyngsborough-Dunstable Historical Society Strawberry Festival

Little Red Schoolhouse
Dunstable, MA
Bring your appetite and enjoy the strawberry shortcake made from local strawberries, homemade biscuits, and whipped cream. You'll also find crafts and and vendors on the field.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Rain date: June 24)
Strawberry Festival

Connors Farm
30 Valley Road (Rt. 35) in Danvers, MA
Admission: $14.95 for ages 2 and up.
The admission price includes the following activities: live music, jumping pillow, farm animals, hayrides, cow train, grain train, duck races, pedal carts and more. Not included in admission price: strawberry shortcake, BBQ food, pony rides, face painting, and strawberries dipped in chocolate.

Sunday, June 24, 2018; 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Strawberry Festival

Applecrest Farm
Hampton Falls, NH
Five rolling acres of juicy berries and a cool spring-fed pond provide the backdrop for a fun-filled day of Pick-Your-Own strawberries, free live bluegrass music, tractor drawn hayrides, face painting, kid’s bouncy house, hot cider donuts and a bevy of strawberry inspired delicacies from our very own scratch kitchen and bakery.

Sunday, June 24, 2018 | 2-4 p.m.
Strawberry Festival
Memorial Square in Hollis, NH
Co-sponsored by the Hollis Town Band and Hollis Woman’s Club. There will be musical entertainment and plenty of strawberry shortcake and sundaes. If it rains, event is held at Hollis/Brookline High School.

Sunday, June 24, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Strawberry Festival Celebration – The Ripening Fruit

Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Road in Warner, NH

Saturday, June 30, 2018 | 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
5th Annual Strawberry Festival

First Church of Christ
North Conway, NH
Open to everyone. Attendees can enjoy strawberry smoothies, strawberry shortcake, strawberries dipped in chocolate as well as other food like hot dogs and chips. There will be music, antique cars on display and games and a magician for the kids.

Saturday, June 30, 2018 | 12-3 p.m.
Welcome, Summer Concert with Family Folk Chorale

Piccadilly Farm
Winchester, NH
A fun afternoon of music and strawberries. While the crowd enjoys the concert, there will be homemade strawberry shortcake (made with Piccadilly's own organic strawberries) and locally made ice cream. The event is free to attend and open to the public.

Saturday, June 30, 2018
43rd Annual South Berwick (Maine) Strawberry Festival
Central School
197 Main Street in South Berwick, ME
There's free entertainment, games and activities for the kids, trolley rides, a variety of food vendors and plenty of strawberry shortcake to satisfy your taste buds.

Saturday, June 30, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
7th Annual Cornish Strawberry Festival

Cornish Village in Cornish, ME
Enjoy food and artisan vendors, live music and plenty of strawberry shortcake.

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