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.
|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
|11am – 11:30pm||USPS 2016 Pictorial Cancellation Stamp unveil
Awards presented to 6th grade Winning Artists
|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
|2pm – 5pm||LIVE MUSIC: Jack & Kitty Norton
Emmy Award winning acoustic duo that specializes in organic vaudeville-folk music for the entire family
|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.
|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
|1pm – 2pm||Raptor Demonstration by Carpenter Nature Center||Activity Tent|
|1:30pm – 2:20pm||Washington County Sheriff’s Dept. K-9 Demo||Activity Tent|