Massachusetts Strawberry Festivals in 2020
Update for 2020 and Coronavirus:
Keep in mind that some of the festivals below may be canceled or altered for 2020. The situation is changing
so rapidly and many festivals are not announcing their plans until the last minute, so when we have not seen an update, we've left last year's data below and suggest you see the festivals website or call the festival as the date gets close to see if they
will hold it this year. Some festivals are still being held, while others are being canceled for 2020. .
Looking for a strawberry festival in Massachusetts in 2020?
(just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! All the strawberry
festivals in Massachusetts we can find are listed on this page!
If you love strawberries, look for a festival near you below! And I'm always
looking for more strawberry festivals! Please write me, if
you know of any to add! I update the dates as soon as the festivals
publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually
the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's
I update this list
every year, but still click on the
links to the festival (the blue, underlined name of the each festival) to confirm this
year's dates on the website for each festival. They may change or cancel at the last minute. . If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S
DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.
Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click
here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!
Massachusetts 2020 Strawberry Festivals - Where, When and More Details!
There are two general types of strawberry festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2). Strawberry festival held at and by a farm. They are different in what they offer, so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both. And following the festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about making strawberry jam, freezing strawberries, strawberry pies and much more.
Community Strawberry Festivals
Assonet Tuesday Club of Assonet Annual Strawberry Festival -
mid-June Sunday from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM Rain or Shine!(June
Assonet Village Bandstand, intersection of Route 79 and North Main
Street, Assonet MA. Phone: 508-763-0576.Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Homemade Strawberry
Shortcake, Hot dogs and Lemonade. Live music from MIDNIGHT SUN Country
Band. Library Book Sale. Fun for the whole family! Homemade Strawberry
Shortcake, Hot dogs and Lemonade, Live music from MIDNIGHT SUN Country
Band, Library Book Sale, Crafters. Please come and join us at The
Bandstand. Directions: Exit 10 From 24 South Exit 9 From 24 North. Our
signs will lead you there! Free parking!Crafters Call Linda
Space are filling up quickly! (ADDED: May 21, 2016, JBS)
Bedford First Church of Christ, Congregational Annual Strawberry
Festival - Thursday, typically in mid-June from 6 pm to 8 pm
- see their website; they don't update until late May or June
First Church of Christ, Congregational 25 Great Road, Bedford, MA 01730
email@example.com. A delicious welcome to spring, the First
Church of Christ Strawberry Festival takes place on a Thursday evening
in June each year at 25 Great Road, Bedford, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in
the church yard. A tradition for over 60 years, this event, held rain or
shine, offers fresh homemade strawberry shortcake, featuring fresh baked
old-time powder biscuits, real fresh strawberries, Bedford Farms vanilla
ice cream, and freshly whipped cream to top it off. Ice cream sundaes
with all the fixings, including homemade hot fudge or fresh
strawberries, are also available. Refreshments are also available for
purchase. Live entertainment has been provided in recent years, with
local talent being highlighted in a acoustical setting. Seating and
tables are set up outside, weather permitting, or inside, if necessary.
This is an all-voluSF 2013 Threenteer church event that was started in
1950 by Reed and Doris (Mickey) Webber to raise funds for a couples club
at the church. Funds now typically assist our local budget, scholarship
funds, and outreach. The festival has been held every year since, and is
now a Bedford tradition. There are many ways to volunteer for this
event, most of which will take only an hour of your timSF 2013 Foure;
from cutting berries at home, to setting tables, to serving one of the
delicious toppings. Rain or shine this is an enjoyable family event you
do not want to miss!
Historical Society Strawberry Festival at Aptucxet Museum Complex
- usually late June from 11 am to 3 pm - check their website in June
24 Aptucxet Road, Bourne, MA
02532. Annual Strawberry Festival - Strawberry short cake made with
homemade biscuits and freshly whipped cream, hot dogs, burgers, chips
and drinks available also. Come have your lunch and desert by the Cape
Cod Canal. Antique Model Car Show - cars on display throughout grounds
at Aptucxet Trading Post Museum lawns, a must see for Antique car
enthusiasts. This is a special festival and you will find something for
everyone so plan to spend the afternoon with us at the Aptucxet Museum
Complex. Free admittance but would love for you to buy a strawberry
shortcake for $5.00.
- Braintree Farmers Market Strawberry Festival - June 22,
1 JFK Memorial Dr, Braintree, Massachusetts 02184. Fresh local
strawberries galore! C.N. Smith Farm will provide strawberries for the
event. This year our Strawberry Shortcakes will be created by LollyCake
Ladies-we're thrilled! Many of our vendors will be creating products
that use local, in-season strawberries. Tables & chairs will be provided
under our Events Tent. Fresh picked, fragrant and juicy local
strawberries will be available for purchase to take home as well. They
also have a Clam & Lobster Feast on Aug 31, 2019 and a Thanksgiving
Market on Nov 23, 2019.
Ann's Marina Resort Strawberry Festival - early June from
11 am to 4 pm - check their website in late May
Waterfront Pavilion at Cape Ann's Marina Resort, 75
Essex Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930. Phone: 800.626.7660. Phone:
firstname.lastname@example.org. This event is a kick-off for the summer at
Mile Marker One with Marshall's Farm Stand. FREE Parking! FREE
Admission. Kid Zone with Bouncy House, Pony Rides, Live Animals, Face
Painting, Vehicles to explore from Gloucester Police Department
(Official), Gloucester Fire Department, & the Coast Guard Station
Gloucester. Great Food & Drink, Live Music & Performers, Beer Tastings,
Farmer's Market, and of course, over 40 local vendors.
First Congregational Church of Milton Strawberry Festival -
Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 10 am to 2 pm
Town Green and Church
Lawn, 495 Canton Ave, Milton, MA 02186. Phone: 617-696-8517. Cost: Free.
Join us and enjoy family-friendly fellowship with games and events on
our lawn and the Town Green. Parking and admission are free. Free
activities for the kids include: dancing and games, face painting,
balloon figures, and an Enchanted forest with stories read by Fairies.
Plenty of strawberries for purchase, as well as home-baked goods, BBQ
and more. Browse homemade crafts and silent auction items, or relax on a
hayride. The Teddy Bear Clinic will also be open. Come join us celebrate
summer and our community.
Barnabas Church Strawberry Festival - Saturday, June 22, 2019
from 9:30 am to 3 pm
Saint Barnabas Memorial Church, 91 Main Street,
Falmouth, MA 02540. Phone: 508-548-3863. Email:
email@example.com. Indulge in a delicious bowl of
strawberry shortcake with fresh whipped cream, lobster rolls, BBQ
chicken and hot dogs. Shop for: handmade crafts, jewelry and
accessories, a treasure from the "Attic Shop", books, baked goods, and
strawberry jam. Have fun with children's games and crafts!
Topsfield Historical Society's Strawberry Festival - Saturday,
June 8, 2019 (check their website for this year's dates) from 10am - 4pm
Topsfield Town Common, Topsfield, MA. Email:
annual Strawberry Festival on the Common has crafters specially chosen
for their unique and high quality offerings occupy tents at one end of
the Common, and a large number of community groups have booths for
informational and fund-raising purposes. Among the regular features are
the Friends of the Library Book Sale and the Masco Soccer Team's games
with prizes for children. Hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, cold
drinks are available. The featured treat is the Historical Society's
home made strawberry shortcake in the Emerson Center Hall. Get your
shortcake tickets early because they are in great demand! 2018 is
the 50th Annual Strawberry Festival. Bowls and bowls of fresh
strawberries, whipped cream and piles of shortcakes are prepared and
served by our volunteer members. There will be Food & Music, Children's
Games, Capen House Tours, Over 60 Fine Artisans!, Art - Glass - Pottery,
Jewelry - Clothing, Woodwork - Specialty Items, Have a question?
Contact: Barbara Pratt, General Chairperson.
- Unitarian Church Annual Strawberry Festival - Saturday,
mid-June, from 10 am to 3 pm
13 Maple Street, Mendon, Massachusetts.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Held annually since the late 70's. Homemade
strawberry short cake by the ladies of the church is offered along with
Italian sausage sandwich, burgers and hot dogs at the Lions food booth.
This event once again coincides with Mendon's town wide
yard sale. There will be several select vendors as well yard sale tables
on the lawn of the church. There is vendor space available and we invite
any of our town' nonprofit organizations to join us with free table
space. Please contact Diane Oliver Harper at 508-864-4460. The Mendon
Lions, through the generous donation of a Mendon family, has acquired a
sight-testing machine. It is referred to as the spot machine. This
machine can test, within seconds, the sight of our very young children
to our senior adults and indicate if a follow up eye exam is
recommended. We hope to have this machine available at the Strawberry
Festival. Again, please feel free to contact Diane to confirm and/or
inquire about this amazing machine
visitor writes on June 05, 2016: "The Mendon Lions, in partnership
with the Mendon Unitarian Church, will host the annual Strawberry
Festival on Saturday, June 11 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Maple St.. "
(UPDATED: June 05, 2016)
- Westfield Episcopal
Church of the Atonement Lawn and The Westfield Green - June 20,
2019 from 4 pm to 7:30 pm
36 Court St. & Downtown, Westfield, MA
01085. Phone: 413-562-5461. Email:
email@example.com. 157TH STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL held RAIN
OR SHINE! Join us between 4 pm and 7:30 pm for strawberry shortcake,
strawberry sundaes, and family friendly music and activities, inside the
church! Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Westfield Farmer's
Market (every Thursday from 12-6 at the Church) or at the event.
- Westford First
Parish Church United - June 15, 2019 from 10 am to 4 pm
48 Main St, Westford, MA 01886. Phone: (978) 692-8350. A Westford event
for 30 years, the Strawberries & Art Festival is located on the Westford
Common, part of a National Historic District. With stately shade trees,
and bounded by historic homes and buildings dating from the 1700s, the
Common location lends the Festival its timeless feel. Fabulous food,
creative crafts, and energizing entertainment! Whether you come to find
that special craft, to feast on the delicious strawberry shortcake, or
to kick back and enjoy the musical entertainment, theStrawberries & Art
Festival welcomes you to start your summer with us.
Farm Strawberry Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own strawberry festivals in June.
See each farm for this year's dates (they often do not announce them
until the end of May). They usually have PYO strawberries then, too.
Also, scroll down to see the links to recipes, freezing, canning and jam making
directions at the bottom of the page.
Connors Farm - June, Saturday, late June from 9am to 6pm
(Rain date Sunday)
30 Valley Rd rte35, Danvers, MA 01923. Phone: 978-777-1245. Email:
click here for a map and directions. pen: see our website for current
hours. In June our annual Strawberry Festival Blueberry Picking as well as
strawberry picking; Connors Corn Maze is open Saturday Sept 13 to Friday
October 31 2008. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard. Activities Include: LIVE
Music from Noon to 4pm, Jumping Pillow, Farm Animals, Hayrides, Cow Train,
Grain Train, Duck Races, Pedal Carts & more. Also: Food, Our Famous
Strawberry Shortcake, BBQ Food, Pony Rides (12pm to 4pm), Strawberries
Dipped in Chocolate and Face Painting.. vegetable seedlings,
perennials, annual flowers, hanging baskets, Vine-ripened tomatoes, lettuce,
squash, carrots, beets, herbs and other fresh fruits and vegetables fresh
eggs, fresh pasta, jams, jellies, breads, cookies, hot coffees, Homemade Ice
Cream, frozen chicken an beef patties, and fruit pies, Apple cider Doughnuts
Weekend BQ's Champions BQ team will be serving up the best BQ food Large
Groups please contact us ahead of time so that we can schedule a catered
lunch. Pony ride will begin every Sat & Sun starting Sept 13th. pick-your-own
Strawberries: mid-June to mid-July,
Peas: mid-June to mid-July
Peaches: mid-July to mid-September
Blueberries: mid-July to mid-August
Raspberries: early July to frost Cut Flowers: early
July to frost
Apples: Labor Day to Halloween;
Lanni Orchards Inc -
294 Chase Road Route 13,
Lunenburg, MA 01462. Phone: (978) 582-6246. Alternate Phone: (978) 582-7515.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Daily;
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. July raspberries blueberries August
raspberries blueberries grapes September grapes, corn maze, apples October
apples, corn maze, pumpkins November doggie maze, holiday open house.
Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, WIC
Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers.
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: July 03, 2017)
259 Linebrook Road, Ipswich, MA 01938. Phone: 978-356-0430. Alternate Phone:
978-356-3899. Fax: 978-356-3055. Email:
email@example.com. Open: May through November 7th 8am to 6pm 7 days a
week. Directions: South Merge onto I-95 N toward N.H. / MAINE Merge onto
US-1 N / Newburyport turnpike via Exit 50 toward Topsfield Turn Right onto
Linebrook road 259 LINEBROOK RD is on the left. South Merge onto I-95 S
toward Seabrook/Boston (Portions toll) (Crossing into MASSACHUSETTS) Merge
onto MA-133 E via EXIT 54 toward Rowley Turn right onto US-1/Newburyport
Turnpike. Turn Left onto Linebrook RD Marini Farm is on the left.
Click here for a map and directions. Corn maze is open September 11th
through November 7th Haunted campfire Stories October 16th Christmas on the
Hill opens November 20th. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page.
June is Strawberry Month. Our 12 acres of berries begins to produce during
the first week of June and we open the fields for picking during the second
week of June. There is something so very sweet about Marini
strawberries...come see (and taste) for yourself.
Comments from a visitor on June 19, 2011: "We went to Marini Farm this morning
for strawberries and they were just wonderful! Very reasonably priced at
$2.39/lb and acres of berries lurking under the healthiest looking leaves
I've ever seen. Highly recommended."
Comments from a visitor on June 17,
2011: "June 17, 2011 We went for the pick your own strawberries today
and they were fantastic (acres worth of picking). The cashier was so
friendly and my 21 month old son and 4.5 year old daughter had a great time
picking. The farm stand was great with tasty looking produce. I would highly
recommend this farm."
Bradford St, North Andover, MA 01845. Phone: (978) 682-6332. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Fields are open from 9 am to 4 daily;
Check our facebook page for the latest crop of the day!. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. Please visit our website for our
Strawberry Festival Information and more information about our farm. Fall
Festivals begin September 12 and 13 and run every weekend through October
31; Choose and Cut Christmas trees will be available the first weekend after
Thanksgiving. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (UPDATED:
August 22, 2017)
Verrill Farm - June strawberry festival
Wheeler Road, Concord, MA. Phone: 978-369-4494. Directions: Located between
Route 117 and Route 2 on Sudbury Road, or take Route 2W to intersection
after 126, left onto Sudbury Road. Open: Call for hours and conditions. Containers
available or bring your own. Mass. Specialty foods, bakery, and kitchen
which offers soups, entrees, pies. Restrooms, handicapped accessible, tented
area for picnics.
Comments from a visitor on July 23, 2009: "I went to Verrill Farm's
strawberry festival on June 19, 2009--great time and great berries. This
farm had a fire last September, 2008 and they are operating business as
usual with temporary quarters while the new building is under construction"
- Wilson Farm Strawberry Festival - June
10 Pleasant Street,
Lexington, MA 02421. Phone: (781) 862-3900. Strawberry shortcake, face
painting, temporary tattoos, a strawberry-chocolate dipping station,
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