April 25, 2023

The Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Association is thrilled to announce that a handful of celebrity guests will be making an appearance in the parade on Saturday, May 27, 2023. Vera Jimenez, KTLA’s meteorologist will act as Celebrity Grand Marshal alongside “The Dancing Doctor”, PA Tony Adkins, who will serve as the 2023 Theme Grand Marshal for the Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Parade.

Other attending celebrity guests will include…

– Kate Linder

– Madison Taylor Baez

– Pyper Braun

– Maria Viera

– Yoshi Vu

– Pamela and Tim Kashani

– Jennifer Jones Lee

– Jamie McShane

– Nikki SooHoo

– William Hung

– Victor Mendez

– Jim “Poorman” Trenton

– Mark “Sancho Loco” Sanchez

– Luke Santamaria

– Bree Morse

– Leah Cecil

– Scott Klopfenstein

– Michelle Krusiec

An annual highlight of the festival, the Strawberry Festival Parade, will take place on Saturday, May 27th, and will feature celebrities, Elected Officials, GGUSD, visiting bands, equestrian units, and much more. The celebrities will also be available for signatures on Saturday.

“The 63rd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival is set up to be our best one yet,” said Andrea Perez, Festival Association President. “We are honored to have so many well-known faces joining our celebrations and representing what makes this annual event so special.”

Alongside celebrity guests, the festival is excited to acknowledge and thank its sponsors, which include…

– Pacifica Coachways

– OC Tribune

– City of Garden Grove

– Republic Services

– K-Wave 107.9

– Garden Amp

– Clear Channel Outdoor


– Costco Garden Grove

– The Orange County Register


– Nova Kitchen


– KFI Gary and Shannon Show

– OutFront Media

– The Country Register

– Widdecombe/McDonalds

– Goodwin Co.

– Karaki Business Services, Inc.

– Original Sprout

– Los Angeles Times

– Hyatt Regency OC

– Great Wolf Lodge

– Embassy Suites by Hilton-Anaheim South

– Radio Suerte

– Garden Grove Boys and Girls Club

– Vic Marcus Concessions

– Butler Amusement

– Fruit Caboose

– West Coast Weenies

– Old Tyme Lemonade

– Garden Grove Chamber of Commerce