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Georgia's Strawberry Festivals

You already know the best places to pick strawberries in Georgia, but do you know which cities are home to the best strawberry festivals?

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The Georgia Strawberry Festival is a family-friendly event running April 27, 2019. It will feature a 5K run, children’s parade, live musical entertainment, a fire truck pull, dachshund races, arts and crafts sale, vintage tractor show, lawn mower races and more. Admission is free. 

Oxford

Strawberries at Mitcham Farm in Oxford, Georgia

Strawberries at Mitcham Farm in Oxford, Georgia

Middle Georgia is home to the annual Strawberry Festival at Mitcham Farm in April. The event features pick-your-own strawberries, pre-picked strawberries, specialty strawberry-centric food items for sale, craft vendors, live music, hayrides, and a farm animal viewing area. Admission is $2 per person.

Alto

Jaemor Farms strawberries

Jaemor Farms strawberries

Jaemor Farms hosts its annual Strawberry Festival in May, complete with pick-your-own strawberries, a strawberry cook-off, local vendors, a mobile dairy unit, shopping and more. The event is free to attend. No pets are allowed. 

Calhoun

Strawberry Festival at Payne Farm & Produce in Calhoun, Georgia

Strawberry Festival at Payne Farm & Produce in Calhoun, Georgia

Payne Farm & Produce hosts its annual Payne Farm Strawberry Festival in May. Spend the day touring the farm, go on hayrides, visit the petting barn, shop arts and crafts vendors, and enjoy live entertainment while the kids enjoy inflatables, barrel trains and story time. Plus, there will be the opportunity to pick your own strawberries. Admission is $7 per person. Mothers get in free in honor of Mother’s Day. Children under two receive free admission.

Published: January 2019