Monday, May 23, 2016

Annual Delaplane Strawberry Festival Is Held May 28-29, 2016

From our friends at the Delaplane Strawberry Festival...

Weekend Highlights New Bands, Entertainment, and a 5K Run

The 23rd annual Delaplane Strawberry Festival takes place this Memorial Day Weekend. In addition to having more than 6,000 pints of strawberries for sale (in flats, pints, sundaes and shortcake) the festival features live music, children’s activities and games, raffles, food vendors, hayrides, pony rides (additional fee) a 4H petting farm, a 5K trail run/walk (on Sunday, May 29 and with an additional fee) crafters and much more.

When: Saturday, May 28 - Sunday, May 29, 2016, 10 AM to 5 PM. Rain or shine.
Where: Sky Meadows State Park
11012 Edmonds Lane
Delaplane, Virginia 20144-1710

Tickets: $25 per car at the gate. All activities included except for pony rides and participation in Sunday’s 5K walk/run. More information at Entrance to the festival also gives visitors access to Sky Meadows State Park and the Appalachian Trail. (The Lost Mountain and Turner Pond access to Sky Meadows will be open for normal park use and fees. Go to for more information.)

Proceeds from the festival are used to support the ministries and outreach programs of Emmanuel Episcopal Church including grants to numerous local, national and international non-profit organizations. Call 1(540) 364-2772 or visit for more information.