Orange Congregational Church Strawberry Festival took place on the Orange Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The event included an expanded Arts and Craft Fair and Home Show with live music, hayrides, children’s events, a Red Car Show and fabulous food, including sausage and peppers, burgers, hot dogs, pulled pork, strawberry shortcake, sundaes, and chocolate-dipped berries.
Here are a few photos from the event.
Years ago, the little Orange Congregational Church Strawberry Festival moved from the Town Green to the Orange Fairgrounds and that is where it will be again this year on Saturday, June 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Free parking/Free admission
Come join the expanded Arts and Craft Fair and Home Show at the 9th Annual Strawberry Festival featuring live music, hayrides, children’s events, a Red Car Show and fabulous food, including sausage and peppers, burgers, hot dogs, pulled pork, strawberry shortcake, sundaes, and chocolate-dipped berries.
Don’t forget to bring home a jar of jam or one of the church’s famous strawberry rhubarb pies (they’re amazing!)
If you are a vendor and would like to display your wares, sign up to get a table now.
Schedule of Events
- 9 AM –Pancake Breakfast
- 10 AM-3 PM –Red Car Show
- 11 AM- 12 Noon –Hay Rides
- 12 Noon -12:45 PM –Al DeCant – Children’s Entertainment
- 1 PM-5 PM–Furious George- classic rock
- 2 PM-3 PM–Magician -Bryan Lizotte
- 4 PM –Pie Eating Contest
Artisans, antiques, local businesses, and service organizations
Rides, Face Painting, Children’s Games
The rain date is Sunday, June 11, same place and time.
The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following events next week:
Oscar Film: The Book Thief
Monday, July 28 at 7 p.m. and Wednesday, July 30 at 1 p.m. (with subtitles)
During World War II in Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, her adoptive parents are sheltering a Jewish refugee.
Children’s Paper-Making Craft
Wednesday, July 30, 11 a.m.
For ages 6-10. Outside at the sitting wall; in the Craft Room if it is raining. Limited to 20 children. Reserve your space now.
Make it Yourself: Water Balloon Luminaries
Thursday, July 31, 2-3:30 p.m.
For students entering 6-12 grades. Create a unique luminary using hot wax and water balloons.
Teddy Bear Picnic Storytime
Thursday, July 31 at 4 p.m.
For ages 2-5. Bring a snack; Library will provide juice.
Events are free and open to the pubic. Pre-register in person or by phone 203-891-2170.