2015 Schedule of Events


Friday, May 22nd

4 pm – Tiny Tots King & Queen Contest
3 to 6 year olds
(sign-up: 3:00 pm – 3:55 pm)
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)

6 pm – Strawberry Cake Cutting Ceremony
(Main and Acacia)
Free shortcake served to all who attend


Saturday, May 23rd

8 A.M. – Strawberry Stomp 5K Run 

Note: This is a City of Garden Grove sponsored event.

Starts at Historic Main Street
Ends at Garden Grove Community Center
11300 Stanford Avenue (Stanford and Euclid)
Click here to register

7 A.M. – VIP Breakfast
Garden Grove Community Center – 11300 Stanford Avenue (Stanford and Euclid)
Mike Fenderson will recognize the dignitaries, Miss Garden Grove and Miss Outstanding Teen and their courts. Casa Garcia serves scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, ham and bacon for $6.00 per person paid at the door. All proceeds from this will benefit We Give Thanks, a charity annually providing Thanksgiving dinners for thousands of needy people.

10 A.M. – Parade
Starts at 9th and Chapman Streets
Bands, floats, equestrians, clowns, Snoopy, TV and film celebrities and more.

12:30 P.M. (time approximate) – Celebrity autograph signing
Booth near the Courtyard Center (Main and Acacia)

1 P.M. to 4 P.M. = Abrakadabra Band
Showmobile (Main and Acacia)

5 P.M. to 8 P.M. – Third Degree Blues Band
Showmobile (Main and Acacia)

7:30 P.M. – Strawberry Idol Karaoke Contest (16 years and older)
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)
Contestants pick songs 6pm to 6:45pm
Drawing for 25 contestants at 7 pm
NOTE: Last year’s winners are NOT eligible to compete this year.


Sunday, May 24th

11 A.M. – Berry Berry Beautiful Baby Contest
3 months to under 3 years
Sign-up: 10am to 10:55am
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)

1 P.M. to 4 P.M. – Full Spectrum Band
Showmobile (Main and Acacia)

2 P.M. – Guardettes Dance Group
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)

5 P.M. to 8 P.M. – Frenzy Band
Showmobile (Main and Acacia)

7 P.M. – Miss Garden Grove and Friends
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)


Monday, May 25th

11 A.M. – Redhead Roundup Contest
Sign-up 10am to 10:55am
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)

1 P.M. to 4 P.M. – In Contempt Band
Showmobile (Main and Acacia)

3 P.M. – The Colony of Performing Arts
Amphitheater (12852 Main Street)