2016

Sat. June 25th – 10am – 5pm
Sun. June 26th – 11am – 4pm

Fresh, Locally Grown Strawberries!
Live Music Saturday and Sunday

60+ Vendors: Artists, Vintage, Business Expo & Food

Activities: Kids Spin Art, K-9 & LSCV Fire Dept, Raptor Demos & Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest!

2016 Afton Strawberry Festival Countdown

Anchor Sponsor

Anchor Sponsor

Anchor Sponsor

Anchor Sponsor

Bouncy House Sponsor

Bouncy House Sponsor

Pony Ride Sponsor

Pony Ride Sponsor

Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest Sponsor

Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest Sponsor

Raptor Demonstration Sponsor

Raptor Demonstration Sponsor

Welcome to the Afton Strawberry Festival!

The Afton Strawberry Festival will be celebrated in the Historic Village of Afton, MN, which is located along the scenic St. Croix River. The 2016 Afton Strawberry Festival will take place on Saturday, June 25th from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, June 26th from 11am to 5pm.

This unique community festival honors the long, rich heritage of Strawberry crops grown in the area since the 1800’s. This Free, 2 day, outdoor Festival will feature a blend of Artist vendors showcasing and selling their goods, Vintage and 2nd-Hand vendors selling re-purposed or vintage treasures and a Business Expo. Great Food, Live Music and Fun Activities for the entire family in Afton Town Square Park.

 Time  SATURDAY JUNE 25, 2016
10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
 Location
10am – 5pm Children’s Spin Art Wheel Activity Tent
10am – 5pm Afton Lakeland 6th Grade Student Artwork Display Pavilion Park
11am – 2pm LIVE MUSIC: BZ Girls
Pop songs from past & present / Singer / Songwriter
Gazebo
Music Stage
11am – 11:30pm USPS 2016 Pictorial Cancellation Stamp unveil
Awards presented to 6th grade Winning Artists
Activity Tent
11am – 2pm USPS will cancel stamps on postcards with winning artwork designs Pavilion Park
12pm – 4pm Pony Rides by Fantasy Corral Adjacent to Baglio’s
12pm – 1pm Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest
Ages 12 -17 and Ages 18+ / Prizes Given
Sponsored By Hudson County Market
Activity Tent
2pm – 5pm LIVE MUSIC: Jack & Kitty Norton
Emmy Award winning acoustic duo that specializes in organic vaudeville-folk music for the entire family
Gazebo
Music Stage
2:30pm – 3:30pm Lower St. Croix Valley Fire Dept. Demo Activity Tent
2pm – 6pm 134rd Strawberry Festival Dinner
Pig Roast / Live Music / Bake Sale / Kids Activites
Memorial Lutheran Church of Afton
 Time  SUNDAY JUNE 26, 2016
11:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
 Location
11am – 4pm Children’s Spin Art Wheel Activity Tent
11am – 4pm Afton Lakeland 6th Grade Student Artwork Display Pavilion Park
11am – 4pm LIVE MUSIC: Mark Keating Gazebo
Music Stage
1pm – 2pm Raptor Demonstration by Carpenter Nature Center Activity Tent
1:30pm – 2:20pm Washington County Sheriff’s Dept. K-9 Demo Activity Tent

2016 Live Music Performers

BZ GIRLS
Sat 6/25 – 11am to 2pm

JACK & KITTY
Sat 6/25 – 2pm to 5pm

MARK KEATING
Sun 6/26 – 12Pm to 4pm