Schedule of Events

EventsThere are plenty of different activities are on the schedule to entertain and educate.


Dozens of fun and exciting rides for the whole family are the highlight for many at the Strawberry Festival!


Redhead Rachel Reed sm copyGreat contests if you’re a red-head, got kids that are, or love to get in front of a crowd and sing a song!

Strawberry Festival Parade

Every year the parade starts on Saturday morning. Marching bands, classic cars, and celebrities are all a part of the fun.

Garden Grove Strawberry Stomp 5K

149, 218, 37, 1, 122, 322, 407, 408, 177, 279, 404, 403, 409, 360, 361This fun 5K run starts at 8 a.m. on the day of the parade.

Cake Cutting Ceremony

Enough strawberry shortcake cake for everyone.  Celebrities will be on hand to serve it up!

Vendor Booths

Local and regional vendors are invited to purchase a booth.

Charity Food and Game Booths

Lots of fun and challenging games await festival goers who can also dine on great food that helps fund local charities.

Showmobile Performances

StrawFest bands-10Great music is happening every day at the Showmobile that’s parked in the center of the Festival.

 Amphitheater Performances

Contests, performances and more are held each day at the Strawberry Festival Amphitheater.

VIP Breakfast

BBBB contest-12On Saturday morning at 8 a.m. at the Garden Grove Community Center, celebrities, dignitaries and Miss Garden Grove and Miss Outstanding Teen and their courts will all be introduced at a VIP breakfast. La Casa Garcia serves breakfast for $9.00. Everyone is invited!