Pennsylvania Strawberry Festivals in 2021

Update for 2021 and Coronavirus:

It looks like many festivals are returning for 2021, with the possible exception of some in states like California, Michigan, New York. Even so, many festivals will not finalize or announce 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.

Looking for a strawberry festival in Pennsylvania in 2021? (just scroll down the page)There is no other listing as complete and current as this list, just updated! All the strawberry festivals in Pennsylvania 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 own website. 

Always click on the links to the festival to confirm this year's dates; with COVID and weather, things may 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!

Pennsylvania 2021 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

  • Brandywine / Rouse Chamberlain Homes Strawberry Festival - Thursday to Sunday, Memorial Day weekend (check their website for this year's dates) Thursday, May 30 to Sunday, June 2, 2019
    Brandywine Hospital, near Coatesville, PA. Click here for Directions. Join us for the Strawberry Festival, presented by Rouse/Chamberlin Homes and benefiting the Brandywine Health & Wellness Foundation on Thursday to Sunday, early June - RAIN OR SHINE. Festivities open with Wrist Band Day on Thursday when attendees have unlimited use of all rides from 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm for the price of $20.00 per person.
  • Cheswick Strawberry Festival - First Sunday in June, from 3 pm to 7 pm
    Rachel Carson Park, Cheswick, PA. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Cheswick Recreation Board will hold its annual Strawberry Festival . With fresh strawberries, raffles, and music, the festival is geared toward family fun and giving neighbors an opportunity to visit. the famous Strawberry shortcake will be available again. Vendors are welcome and spaces will be assigned. There is a $15 vendor fee and vendors need to bring their own tables, chairs and canopies or tents. Set up time is after 1:30 pm. Please note that there is a limited number of spaces with electricity and shade. To register contact Carol Hanna at 724-274-4911 or email her at [email protected].
  • Frey Village, Middletow Annual Strawberry Festival - June 1, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 1 pm.
    Diakon Senior Living Frey Village, 1020 N Union St, Middletown, Pennsylvania 17057. Phone: (717) 930-1218. Email: [email protected]. Many FREE and fun family events and strawberries: Dipped berries, quarts of berries, strawberry shortcake, strawberries and ice cream, strawberry lemonade, etc. Frey will also have Strawberry giveaways per hour, 50/50, raffle items, silent auction, homemade candy, baked goods, book sale, jewelry sale, and vendors. New to the festival this year are the Susquehanna Service Dogs, Middletown Fire Department community outreach and equipment demonstration, and the Central PA Car Shows with a Cars and Coffee Event featuring classic cars of all kinds- muscle cars, sports cars and trucks. Food will be available for purchase from Up N Smoke and Dogongooddog food trucks from 10am-1pm. Live music with Frey's band: Sticks, Strings, & Heavenly Things will be playing from 11:30am-1pm. Our Courtyard will be brimming with family friendly activities for the children: Water balloon slingshots, kid friendly tattoo parlor, Balloon animals from 10:30am-12:30pm, and dogs to hug. Come and join in the fun!
  • Lemont Village Association Annual Strawberry Festival - Saturday early June, June 8, 2019, from 3 pm to 7 pm
    Village Green, 133 Mt. Nittany Road and Harris Alley, Lemont. PA 16851. Phone: (814) 238-1288. Email: [email protected]. Over 37 years, $6/ADULT, $3/CHILD 5-12. RAIN OR SHINE, PONY RIDES 5:00-6:30 PM, ART ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN, by the ART ALLIANCE, STRAWBERRY "SHAKES" BY CRBC by  BIKE COALITION. There will be "SPEEDER" RIDES BY THE BELLEFONTE HISTORICAL RAILROAD SOCIETY, $2/ADULT, $2/CHILD. Music from 3-5 pm will be Dan Yoder's Jazz Quartet. MEYER DAIRY ICE CREAM. HOMEMADE CAKES by LEMONT NEIGHBORS. STRAWBERRIES from MARK KURTZ FARM, BELLEVILLE. LEMONADE & SHAKES IN COMMERATIVE CUPS. Tours of the Grain Elevator and Coal Sheds Renovation
  • Milford United Methodist Church Strawberry Festival and Flea Market - annual, last Saturday in June; Saturday, June 29, 2019, from 10 am to 6 pm (check their website for this year's dates)
    206 East Ann Street, Milford PA. Phone: 570-296-6124. Directions: Look for the signs around Milford to find us. Come out for breakfast sandwiches, coffee tea, and bagels and stay for our lunch grill, offering Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs, Lemonade, Iced tea, and bottled water for all! There will be a tented dining area with music for your comfort and enjoyment. When was the last time you were out with your family for a fun filled free day for all. We will have more than 50 flea market and craft vendors on site offering Antiques, Crafts, Jewelry and MORE. There will be crafts for the kids as well as crafts for them to make for Fathers day, games, face-painting a dunk tank and much more, so much fun to keep them busy for hours. Come and enjoy one of our Famous Strawberry Shortcakes and visit our Granny's attic for the finest hand made items as well as our bake table. It's going to be an awesome day.  This year we are having Food Trucks along with our regular vendors, and increasing the hours of the event. Join us on  as we enjoy the summer sunshine, food, vendors, and of course, STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE.
  • Mount Nebo Presbyterian Church Strawberry Festival - UPDATE for 2020; Their website is gone; Does anyone have current information, are they still having the festival?  If so, please write me,
    1828 Roosevelt Road, Sewickley, PA 15143. Phone: 412-741-6880.  Loads of strawberries poured over home-cakes, served with ice cream at this Mt. Nebo church. We also have ham barbeques, hot dogs, and various side dishes. We have a flea market inside the church, which benefits our youth group's mission trip. We also have a car cruise for all to enjoy! Please come visit us! 
  • Peddler's Village Strawberry Festival  - one weekend in early May every year (check their website for this year's dates) May 18 & 19, 2019 from 10 am to 6 pm,
    Routes 202 & 263, Lahaska, PA 18931, Held rain or shine. Free admission & parking. Phone: Info: 215-794-4000. In the fall,  Peddler's Village has a Scarecrow Competition & Display, a Scarecrow Festival, and an Apple Festival. This. winter, they will have a Christmas Festival. Shops are open until 8 p.m. on Saturday. Admission and parking are free. Rain or shine.
  • Philadelphia Memorial Church of The Good Shepherd Strawberry Festival - Usually in mid June on a Sunday, late morning - See their Facebook page
    3820 The Oak Rd, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19129. Phone: (215) 844-0580. Email: [email protected].
  • Pittsburgh Shadyside Presbyterian Church - June 7, 2019 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    5121 Westminster Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15232. Phone: 412-682-4300. Email: [email protected]. A "Berry" Good Time for a Good Cause! The 26th annual Shadyside Presbyterian Church Strawberry Festival will be held on Friday, June 7, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Shadyside Presbyterian Church will host a traditional evening of fun, games, and delicious food to celebrate the impending arrival of summer and support one of our mission partners, Sojourner House. With something for everyone, the Strawberry Festival offers a perfect evening of fun. Menu items will include fresh strawberries, ice cream, strawberry shortcake, grilled hot dogs, chips, tossed salad, beverages, and other tasty snacks. Baked goods also will be available for purchase. Activities will include games on the McClintock Lawn with prizes for everyone, children's crafts, balloons, and face painting. (In the event of rain, the festivities will move indoors.) There is no charge for admission; crafts and the cakewalk are free. Tickets for refreshments and other activities will be available for purchase. Baked goods may be purchased with cash. All proceeds from the festival's activities will benefit Sojourner House, an East End residential rehabilitation facility for women and their children. Learn more about Sojourner House.
  • Quakertown First United Church of Christ Strawberry Festival and Lawn Fete - a Saturday in June from 4:30-8:30 pm (See their website for this year's date)
    151 South 4th Street, Quakertown, PA, 18951. Phone: 215-536-4447. Email: [email protected]. 64ND ANNUAL. We welcome you to join us for our annual First Church Strawberry Festival and Lawn Fete. Our story and fascination with the scrumptious red berry began in 1954. Together with surrounding churches, a community charity event was held on the Quakertown Hospital (now St. Lukes's) grounds to support the operations and treatments offered at the hospital. The event, then just called a Lawn Fete, featured food, games and music. Today, we continue this favorite Quakertown event with Live Music, Outdoor Lawn Games, Summer Eats & Treats, similar to our Lawn Fete beginnings. We've also expanded the family fun to include our Silent Auction, Surprise Character Appearances, Whipped Cream Pie Throw and Pie Eating Contest! So don't miss out and remember to dress in your best strawberry attire!
    Join us for Food, Dessert and Fellowship during our evening highlighting the glorious Strawberry. Indulge guilt free as 100% of profits support our cause, the Church School and Christian Education Programs at First Church-Quakertown. All food sales are based on 50 cent tickets. BURGERS, HOT DOGS, HOMEMADE HAMBURGER BBQ, FRIES, BAKED BEANS, TREATS, STRAWBERRIES!!!  ICE CREAM, HOMEMADE CAKES & PIES, STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE, BEVERAGES.
  • Smicksburg Strawberry Saturday - Saturday in early to mid June from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (June 8th in 2019)
    Smicksburg, PA. Phone: 814-257-0192. Locally grown strawberries, strawberry ice cream desserts, strawberry jam, strawberry candles. There isn't anything we won't pour luscious sweet red strawberries over...cakes, cobblers, pies and cheesecake.
  • Warrior Run-Fort Freeland Heritage Society Annual Strawberry Festival - June, one day, from 11 am to 4 pm  (June 9, 2019)
    Warrior Run Church, Turbotville, PA 17772. Email: [email protected]. 2019 will be their 39th Strawberry Festival! FREE Admission! ~ FREE Parking! Fun for the Whole Family since 1980! Lots of Things To See and Do: Family Event featuring homemade food and ice cream, Strawberry Desserts made from local berries, Hamburgers, Hotdogs and our legendary Ham Barbecue, Musical Entertainment, Exhibit of Antique Cars (by Chapters of the AACA). Old Fashioned Hymn Sing accompanied by Pump Organ featuring John Ravert and students. Tours of the Church and Cemetery. Heritage Society books and memorabilia for sale. NOTE: Proceeds from this event help pay for restoration of the Historic Warrior Run Church and the Hower-Slote House.

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.

  • Highland Orchards Farm and Market - Strawberry Harvest Celebration June 1, 2019 from 12 to 5 p.m
    1000 Marshallton Thorndale Road, West Chester, PA 19380. Phone: (610) 269-3494. Email: [email protected]. Open: The last shuttle leaves 1 hour prior to Market closing; Fields close 30 mins before Market closing. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for picking updates. Directions: From PHILADELPHIA -- King of Prussia Take Schuykill Expressway West, to 202 South, to Route 30 West, to Route 340 Thorndale Exit. Turn left off of exit ramp onto Bondsville Rd/ 340E. Stay on the road, the road name changes. Go Apx. 6 miles to Highland Orchards on the right.  click here for a map and directions. Fall Harvest Weekend Celebrations run September 15 until Halloween; Food vendors, artisan crafters, and PickYourOwn activities every weekend;. We use integrated pest management practices (IPM). Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. . . (UPDATED: May 10, 2019, JBS)
  • Hollabaugh Bros. Annual Strawberry Festival - Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm to 4:30 pm on June 1, 2019 and June 2, 2019
    545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-8412. Alternate Phone: 717-677-9494. Fax: 717-677-7157. Email: [email protected]. Directions: Located nine miles north of Gettysburg right on route 34. Just a short drive from Route 15, Route 30, and Interstate 81. Click here for a map and directions. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Strawberry Festival at Hollabaugh's!. Fresh Strawberry Sundaes, Strawberry Pies, Strawberries n' Shortcake, Strawberry activities for the kids, it's ALL strawberries, all weekend!  on Saturday, Hope to see you there! Hollabaugh Brothers is a three-generation, family-owned and operated fruit and vegetable farm. Growing on 500 acres, the Hollabaugh family grows a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, including small fruits, apricots, plums, peaches, pears, Asian pears, apples, melons, cut flowers, and more! A retail market provides the freshest produce throughout the season, as well as home-made baked goods, jarred goods, and a country gift shop.  
  • Linvilla Orchard Strawberry Festival - The first Saturday in June  from 8 am to 7 pm  (check their website for this year's dates)
    137 W. Knowlton Road, Media, PA 19063 Phone: 610-876-7116. Held at the Linvilla Orchards Entertainment Garden. They will have a Rain Date if needed. Bring your whole family for a Fun-filled day! Continuous Music, Children's Games & Contests. Special Guest appearances by Chilcdren's story characters. Also hayrides, pony rides, face painting, children's entertainment, costumed characters, games & contests, music, ice cream sundaes, giant strawberry shortcake, strawberry treats, Linvilla Grill & Pick-Your-Own Strawberries. 
  • Soergel Orchards Strawberry Festival (scroll down to the events section) - mid June (check their website for this year's dates) from 11:00-4:00
    2573 Brandt School Road, Wexford, PA 15090. Email: [email protected]. Western Pennsylvania. This farm has it's own Strawberry Festival and Pick-Your-Own Strawberries! Join us for a day of festival fun- featuring hot dogs, meatball hoagies, fresh lemonade, numerous strawberry desserts, hay rides to the strawberry patch where you can pick your own strawberries, and take a pony ride from 1-3:00!  Also on June 10th, we will have a sheep shearing demonstration at noon, where you can watch us harvest wool from the sheep in the petting zoo.
  • Trax Farm Strawberry Festival - the second weekend in June, every year
    528 Trax Road, Finleyville, PA, 15332. Phone: 412-835-3246. Email: [email protected]. Directions: 12 miles south of Pittsburgh on Route 88.  Both days are filled with delicious strawberry treats, children's activities and more. Event hours are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Strawberry Festival Activities include Bounce House, Train Rides, Balloon Chase. Both days are filled with delicious strawberry treats, children's activities and more. Event hours are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Strawberry Festival Live Entertainment . They typically have Ham BBQ, Hot Dogs, Soft Pretzels, Belgium Waffles, Strawberry Shortcake, Strawberry Sundae, Bowl of Strawberries , Hand Dipped Ice Cream, Strawberry Slushie , Milkshakes, Pop, Water , Capri Sun, and Coffee.

Related Strawberry Information: Freezing, making Jam, Canning, Pies, Recipes and More

Also, see our pages on easy illustrated strawberry directions:

For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!

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