Vermont Blueberry 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 blueberry festival in Vermont in 2020?
(just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! All the blueberry
festivals in Vermont 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 blueberry 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
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!
2020 Blueberry Festivals in Vermont - Where, When and More to Find a Blueberry Festival Near You!
Blueberries typically in mid July and August in New England.
dominates as the month for blueberry production (and festivals)
Unlike strawberries, which grow almost anywhere, blueberries are
grown commercially in half as many states.
There are two general types of blueberry festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2).
Blueberry festival held at and by a farm. They are different in what they
community festivals tend to be less expensive so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both.)
festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about
making blueberry jam, freezing blueberries, blueberry pies and
Community Blueberry Festivals
Deerfield Valley Blueberry Festival - Early August - goes for 10
Boyd Family Farm, Wilmington, VT. Phone: 802-464 -5618. Berries, vintage
cars, music, food and tarp displays; if it's blue, it's probably happening
in the Mount Snow area towns of Wilmington, Whitingham and Dover in early
August. Dozens of businesses, organizations and individuals have created
blueberry or blue themed events happening the first ten days of August.
Experience our "Field of Blue" Ya might be a farmer if...you appreciate our
Outdoor Art Walk! Photo opportunities...your friends will be blue with envy!
Stay long enough to pick some berries! Fields are open daily. Hours will be
posted. Visitors to the Valley will find a Big Blue Parade, a Blue
Street Fair, children's activities, jam making, blueberry themed specials in
the local eateries, blue music events, a blue car auto show, blueberry bake
sales, blue beer, as well as pick your own blueberry opportunities. Don't
miss Boyd Farm's "Fields of Blue" public art display. Inspired by Christo
and Jean-Claude's Central Park orange canvas display "The Gates"; Vermont
farmers Janet and Buck Boyd's display of blue tarps in their fields will
have you chuckling.Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
(UPDATED: May 18, 2017, JBS)
Annual Blueberry Festival at Craftsbury Farmers Market -
Saturday, July 27, 2019 10am - 1pm - 4th annual Vermont Blueberry Festival.
1422 N Craftsbury
Road, Craftsbury Common, VT 05827. Phone: (802) 755-9030. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org.Directions: See their website for directions.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Free, no payments
needed, unless you buy from concessions/vendors . Vermont Blueberry Festival
Fun, Prizes & Surprises! A Celebration of All Things Blueberry. The Craftsbury Farmers
Market announces the 4th annual Vermont Blueberry Festival. Entrance is free
and everyone is invited. Enjoy the festivities on the stunning Craftsbury
Common town green. Free,
family-friendly entertainment, Free bouncy house,
caricatures and face-painting, Market vendors will be offering blueberry
& blueberry-themed products developed especially for the event. Products
like blueberry & pineapple tamales, blueberry kombucha, blueberry French
macarons. New this year: Blueberry Pie Contest - $50 prize
Click here for our Facebook page., Best pie contest (enter your pie!),
Crafts and crafters sales and exhibitions, Sales of the featured fruit (or
vegetable), Baked items for sale, Deserts for sale (like strawberry
shortcake, blueberry pie, etc.) , Food vendors, Live music, Raffle or
drawing, picnic area, Pets ARE allowed, Free parking, Bouncy castle or moon
bounce (ADDED: July 19, 2019, Suggested by a
Farm Blueberry Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own blueberry festivals.
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.
- We will be adding these as we find them; Please write me,
if you know of any to add!
Related Blueberry Information: Freezing, Making Jam,
Canning, Blueberry Pies, Recipes and More
Also, see our pages on easy illustrated blueberry
For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!