Historical Photos

Started in 1958, The Garden Grove Chamber of Commerce put on the first Garden Grove Strawberry Festival as a way to bring together the east and west sides of Garden Grove. Resident Tom Hoxie, a public relations professional, suggested a festival to celebrate the area’s then prolific strawberry fields. That first festival was held on [...]

2015 Photos & Contest Winners

Celebrities and contest winners from the 2015 Strawberry Festival! To learn more about the winners of Strawberry Festival contests, click here. (click on any photo to see larger image)   Forrest Wheeler Erin Murphy Grand Marshal, Sally Kellerman Kate Linder Jacob Hopkins Garden Grove royalty [...]