Minnesota Sights and Views

Afton Strawberry Festival

Welcome to the Afton Strawberry Festival!
The Afton Strawberry Festival will be celebrated in the historic village of Afton, MN, which is located along the scenic St. Croix River. The 2018 Afton Strawberry Festival will take place on Saturday, June 23th from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, June 24th from 11am to 4pm. (Click here for more information.)

Book your reservation at Afton House Inn for the fun!

This unique community festival honors the long, rich heritage of strawberry crops grown in the area since the 1800’s. This free, two-day outdoor festival will feature a blend of 60+ artist vendors showcasing and selling their goods, vintage and 2nd-hand vendors selling repurposed or vintage treasures and a business expo. Great food, live music and fun activities for the entire family in Afton Town Square Park.

Saturday, June 23
10 am – 5 pm

10:00 – 5:00 Food, Art & Business Vendors

10:00 – 5:00 Beer & wine in Pavilion, presented by Afton Museum

GAZEBO 11:30 – 12:30 Carpenter Nature Center Raptor Demo
GAZEBO 1:30 – 4:30 LIVE MUSIC with Kyle Koliha Duo – Americana Bluegrass
CHILDREN’S ART TENT 10:00 -5:00 Canvas art strawberry painting, and crafts
12:00 – 1:00 Judging for Dessert Bake-Off

1:00 – 1:30 Strawberry shortcake eating contest

MEMORIAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, Afton, MN 10:00 – 5:00 136th Annual Strawberry Festival Fun
Fine Arts Camp performance
Bake Sale
Children’s activities & bounce house
Meal for purchase and strawberry dessert
Sunday, June 24
11 am – 4 pm

9:30-10:30 Memorial Lutheran Church worship service

11:00 – 4:00 Food, Art & Business Vendors

CHILDREN’S TENT 11:00 – 4:00 Canvas art strawberry painting, and crafts

Gazebo 12:30 – 3:30 LIVE MUSIC with Prairie Anthem

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