2011 Strawberry Festival

THE PEDDLER’S VILLAGE 42nd ANNUAL STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL

 

Enjoy delicious food, live entertainment and family fun on April 30 & May 1, 2011

(LAHASKA, PA)… May is National Strawberry Month and Peddler’s Village kicks off the celebration with the 42nd Annual Strawberry Festival on Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The admission and parking are free and the festival is held rain or shine.

Taste strawberries prepared in every way possible from chocolate-dipped, smoothies and fritters to shortcakes, pastries and pies. Pick up some fresh berries and jars of chunky preserves and Pennsylvania Dutch strawberry butters to take home. Contestants will compete for the blue ribbon each day at 3 pm on the Main Green in the Strawberry Pie Eating Contests. The region’s finest artisans will exhibit and sell unique handcrafted works on the Street Road Green. Live musical entertainment throughout the Village and creative activities in the children’s crafts areas round out the weekend’s activities:
 

Saturday, April 30

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.     Daisy Jug Band in the Gazebo

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.     Banjo Man Strolling the Village

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.               The Overtones Duo in the Courtyard

1:00 – 4:00 p.m.               Stiltwalker Strolling the Village

3:00 -3:30 p.m.                Strawberry Pie Eating Contest on the Main Green Balcony

3:30 – 6:00 p.m.               Blue Roots Bluegrass Band on the Main Green Balcony

 

Sunday, May 1

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.     The Mango Men in the Gazebo

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.     Banjo Man Strolling the Village

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.               Jim Rowland in the Courtyard

1:00 – 4:00 p.m.               Stiltwalker Strolling the Village

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.               Strawberry Pie Eating Contest on the Main Green Balcony

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.       Got String? Youth Orchestra on the Main Green

4:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.       Give and Take Jugglers Solo Show on the Main Green

 

In 2012, Peddler’s Village will celebrate its 50th anniversary as the premier shopping and dining destination in Bucks County, PA.  Follow the winding brick pathways of the colonial style village throughout 42 acres of award-winning gardens for a unique shopping and dining experience. Peddler’s Village has something for everyone, from 70 quality specialty shops and six restaurants to the 70-room Golden Plough Inn and Giggleberry Fair family entertainment center. Enjoy free seasonal festivals and year-round family events. For more information, please visit www.peddlersvillage.com or call 215-794-4000.

 

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