Strawberry Festival this weekend in Farmington

The Farmington Strawberry Festival takes place this weekend in Farmington with events scheduled Friday-Sunday. Photo courtesy of Farmington Strawberry Festival


FARMINGTON – The 35th Annual Strawberry Festival will be held this weekend with events scheduled for Friday through Sunday in and around Farmington centered around the summer favorite strawberry.

The following is a list of events going on at the festival this weekend. For more information on the event, see the link below or visit their website.

Friday, June 9th

​5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. –  Registration of Prince and Princess Contest   Shelter house
6:30 p.m. – Queen & Jr. Queen Contest Shelterhouse

​7:00 pm –  8:00 p.m. – Great American Circus Free Show Wildrose Park
8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Wild Wild West Band   Shelter house

Saturday, June 10th

7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – EMS Pancake & Sausage Breakfast at shelterhouse

9:00 am – Strawberry Cooking Contest at Shelter house
7:00 pm – Shimek Go Kart Races at Shimek Speedway
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. -Book Sale  Farmington Library (Sunday 10 a.m.| 3 p.m.)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Arts, Crafts, Flea Market & Fun  Riverside
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Pioneer Historical Museum open in church by Casey’s General Store (Sunday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m.)
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Bingo  Shelter house (Sunday: 11am|1pm)
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  – Fish Fry at Fire Department State Central Bank’s Lawn
12:00 p.m. – Pork & Ribeye Sandwiches – American Legion
12:00 p.m. – Cake Walk on First Street
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  FREE Strawberries and Ice Cream  Downtown – Courtesy of the Farmington Arts Council
Sunday, June 11th
​7:00 am – Farmington Arts Council Biscuits & Gravy Breakfast at the shelterhouse
8:00 am – Community Worship Service Riverside
8:00 am – noon   Car Show Registration
1:00 pm – Berry Good Dog Show  Wild Rose Park
2:00 pm – Children’s Pedal Pull  Riverbank & Pearl Street
3:30 pm  – Kenny Hamberg Memorial Car Show awards

A link to the event’s brochure is below or visit the website at

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