AFTON STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL   2018

Sat. June 23, 2018 – 10am – 5pm
Sun. June 24, 2018 – 11am – 4pm

Fresh, locally grown strawberries!
Live music Saturday and Sunday

80+ Vendors: Local artisans bringing their handmade goods, business expo, food & live music. Activities: kids arts & crafts, inflatables, raptor demos, dessert bake-off w/ cash prizes & strawberry shortcake eating contest w/ cash prizes!

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 2018 Afton Strawberry Festival will take place on Saturday, June 23th from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, June 24th from 11am to 4pm.

3418 St. Croix Trail South
Afton, MN 55001

This unique community festival honors the long, rich heritage of strawberry crops grown in the area since the 1800’s. This free, two-day outdoor festival will feature a blend of 80+ artist vendors showcasing and selling their goods, vintage and 2nd-hand vendors selling repurposed or vintage treasures and a business expo. Great food, live music and fun activities for the entire family in Afton Town Square Park.

EVENT

Saturday, June 23
10 am – 5 pm

PARK, PAVILLION & BOULEVARD

10:00 – 5:00    Food, Art & Business Vendors

10:00 – 5:00    Beer & wine in Pavilion, presented by Afton Museum

GAZEBO 11:30 – 12:30   Carpenter Nature Center Raptor Demo
GAZEBO 1:30 – 4:30     LIVE MUSIC with Kyle Koliha Duo – Americana Bluegrass
CHILDREN’S ART TENT 10:00 -5:00     Canvas art strawberry painting, and crafts                                            
PARK PAVILLION

12:00 – 1:00  Judging for Dessert Bake-Off 

1:00 – 1:30    Strawberry shortcake eating contest

MEMORIAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, Afton, MN 10:00 – 5:00    136th Annual Strawberry Festival Fun

  • Fine Arts Camp performance
  • Bake Sale
  • Children’s activities & bounce house
  • Meal for purchase and strawberry dessert
 EVENT

Sunday, June 24
11 am – 4 pm

PARK, PAVILION & BOULEVARD

9:30-10:30       Memorial Lutheran Church worship service

11:00 – 4:00     Food, Art & Business Vendors

CHILDREN’S TENT 11:00 – 4:00     Canvas art strawberry painting, and crafts
                             
                         
Gazebo 12:30 – 3:30     LIVE MUSIC with Prairie Anthem