Connecticut Strawberry Festivals in 2023
Update for 2023:
It looks like most festivals are returning, aside from those that were killed off by the lockdowns of the past 2 years. That took a heavy toll on their finances. I am checking with them day by day, if you have an update for an, please tell me via the
Looking for a strawberry festival in Connecticut in 2023?
(just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! All the strawberry
festivals in Connecticut 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
Always click on the links to the festival to confirm this year's dates; weather and other conditions could cause a change at the last minute. 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!
Connecticut 2023 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
Community Strawberry Festivals
Bloomfield United Methodist Church Annual Strawberry Festival -
Saturday, mid-June from 12 pm to 7 pm - June 24, 2023
297 School Street,
Bloomfield, CT 06002. Phone: (860) 242-5641. Email:
annual Bloomfield Strawberry Festival is a town-wide event that is open
to the public and brings residents from throughout Connecticut together
for a day of fun, food, and activities.
Cheshire First Congregational Church Strawberry Festival -Saturday
mid June from 10 am to 4 pm - As of mid May, there is still no update for this year on either the festivals website or facebook page; check their website for this year's dates,
Green, Cheshire, CT.
Phone: 203-272-5323. Strawberries and food made
with strawberries, music, children's entertainment, a petting zoo, and
more. Cheshire Strawberry Festival Facebook page. Held at the same time as the Cheshire Historical Society's
antiques show, which is next door. located right on CT Route 10 in the
heart of Cheshire. Every summer for nearly 80 years, thousands of people from Cheshire and surrounding communities converge on the historic Church
Green to enjoy the time-honored tradition of the Cheshire Strawberry Festival and Craft Fair. It features naturally sweet, farm fresh strawberry
shortcake with lots of whipped cream. In addition there are hamburgers, hot dogs, popcorn, slushies and other treats.An integral part of the festival is
an Arts and Crafts Fair which features more than 30 juried artisans and crafters providing wonderfully handcrafted items of all shapes and sizes. Live
music serves as a backdrop for this great community event. This family-friendly event is fun for everyone from toddlers to seniors. The children can
enjoy fun games, inflatables, face painting and a petting zoo. Come join us!
- Lebanon First Congregational Church of Lebanon Annual Strawberry Festival
- Saturday in mid-June from 6pm-8pm, June 17, 2023
588 Exeter Road, Lebanon, CT 06249. Phone: 860-642-6179. Email:
LebFirstCong@att.net. Live Music! Outdoor
Seating! The Annual Strawberry Festival is BACK!! Takeout and Outdoor Seating Available! Enjoy your favorite summer treat while listening to Live Music
from Room To Move! Chairs and tables will be available, or bring your own blanket and set up a perfect sunset picnic! Or swing by and grab some to take
home! Tickets available at the door!
Monroe Congregational Church Strawberry Festival -
Father's Day Weekend, June, Saturday (check their website for this other year's dates) from 10 am to 5 pm and
Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm
Monroe Town Green, Route 111, Monroe, CT.
Click here for Directions. Strawberries, shortcake, other foods, jams and pies, arts and crafts
booths and live entertainment. We have over 90 juried exhibitors, local
artists, ,strawberry pies, baked goods, children's games & live
entertainment. So come and join us for a fun filled weekend!
Monroe Congregational Church Strawberry Festival
Facebook page. including a quilt exhibit, live bluegrass music, a juried
craft show and, naturally, strawberries galore.
New Horizons Village Strawberry Festival & Craft Fair -
Thursday, mid June - check their website for this year's dates from 10
am to 4 pm
New Horizons Village, Unionville, CT. Live entertainment,
classic cars, crafters, music and more. One of the highlights of the
year here at New Horizons Village, the Strawberry Festival is now in its
60th year. The experience and entertainment are always fun, from the
Antique Car Show to magicians and musicians, Beatles Forever will be
performing in 2017. There are many children's games and activities, and,
of course, wonderful food including our signature Strawberry Shortcake.
The Arts and Crafts is central to the Festival, offering many excellent
opportunities to buy unique gifts.
North Canton Community United Methodist Church
Annual Strawberry Festival - Saturday, mid June, festival
always takes place the Saturday before Father's Day from 11 am to 5 pm
(rain or shine)
North Canton, CT. Phone: 860-693-4589. Features strawberries, homemade
biscuits, real whipped cream, a silent auction, estate sale, burgers and
hot dogs, and a bake sale. There are also activities for kids. Located
1/4 of a mile north of the intersection of Route 179 and Route 309 in
the Town Of Canton. 67th Annual Strawberry Festival. Fresh strawberries
with homemade biscuits and whipped cream, Goods and Services Silent
Auction, Grandma's Attic Tag Sale, Potting Shed Plant Booth, Home baked
goods, Fun stuff for kids, Burgers & dogs with homemade relish.
Orange Congregational Church UCC Annual Strawberry Festival -
the second Saturday of June each year from 9 am to 5 pm
Orange Fairgrounds, Orange,
CT 06477. Phone: 203-795-9749. Email: email@example.com. Each year, our church volunteers make batches of
delicious jam, pick strawberries, bake pies, cut up berries for pancakes, shortcake and sundaes, set up the festival grounds, direct parking, help out
with children's activities, staff the church booth, make and serve breakfast, lunch and dinner foods, and work enthusiastically to create a fabulous
festival for the community.
- South Windsor Annual Strawberry Festival - Saturday in Mid June, - The Festival will held be
held Rain or Shine - The 2021 South Windsor Strawberry Festival is a GO!! June 12, 2021 from 9 am to 5 PM
Nevers Park, Chief Ryan Way, South Windsor, CT 06074. Phone or text: (860) 306-4117.
FREE ADMISSION! The South Windsor Strawberry Festival has been
continuously operating for 36 years. Join us for food, fun, and an
amazing collection of craft fair vendors! Good News! We will follow the State of CT Covid Guidelines. Rain or Shine Event.
- Torrington Strawberry Festival - June each year; Saturday from 9 AM to 4 PM,
June 4, 2022
Coe Memorial Park, 101 Litchfield St,
Torrington, CT 06790. Annual Torrington Strawberry
Festival featuring Arts & Craft vendors from all over the state, Music,
Food Trucks and of course - the BEST strawberry sweet treats you can
imagine! Admission is FREE.
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.
- Windsor Brown's Harvest Strawberry Festival
- Saturday and Sunday in mid-June from 10 am to 4 pm
Brown's Harvest Farm, 1911 Poquonock Ave, Windsor, CT 06095. Phone: 860-683-0266. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Event date and time: Get tickets here. Enjoy a
day learning about and tasting our picked fresh daily strawberries. Take a tour of where and how our strawebrries grows, how we harvest it and more! Learn some tasty
recipes. We will have food available for purchase from a variety of food trucks. Take a walk through the farm, see what is new for the season! We will have
hanging baskets and patio plants for purchase, perfect Mother's Day gifts! Many local vendors will be here displaying their work, something for everyone to
enjoy. Saturday, 8th "Better than Chips", Sunday, May 9th "Adelaide" will be playing live music for your entertainment. There will be face painting available
and the jump pad will be set up for the kids, weather permitting!
Click here for our Facebook page.
Hindinger Farm Strawberry Festival - mid-June from 11 a.m.
to 5 p.m.
835 Dunbar Hill Rd, Hamden, CT 06514. Phone: (203)
288-0700. The Hindinger Farm Strawberry Festival is often thought of as
one of the best ways for families to celebrate the beginning of summer.
The festival is held every June as the strawberries ripen. Our rain date
this year is June 16th, if need be. Join us for family hayrides, Brian
making his famous Balloon Characters, Kelly's Ice Cream, lots of food,
live music, and of course, beautiful, delicious red juicy strawberries!
Glenwood in Hamden is going to be the food vendor this year, with
hamburgers, hot dogs and more! Come see our beautiful, Century
Farm, nestled in the rolling hills of southwest Connecticut, just a
short drive north of New Haven. We promise you will enjoy your day on the
Lyman Orchard's Annual Strawberry Fest - Saturday in mid June
. check their website for this year's dates), from 11 am to 4 pm
Lyman Orchards, Middlefield, CT. Live music, strawberry shortcakes and
ice cream, activities for kids and adults, giveaways, horse-drawn wagon
rides, Frisbee golf and strawberry picking.
- Priam Vinyards Annual Strawberry Festival - a weekend in
mid-June, from 10am to 6pm each day; June 10, 2023 and June 11, 2023
11 Shailor Hill Rd, Colchester, CT. Phone: (860) 573-6780. Email:
PetrillosEvents@gmail.com. Also craft
vendors, By Petrillo Events. Free Public Admission. Crafters, Food Trucks
For more information contact Paul Petrillo
Related Strawberry Information: Freezing, making Jam, Canning, Pies, Recipes and More
Also, see our pages on easy illustrated strawberry
For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!