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Mattituck Lions Club Annual Strawberry Festival

June 12 @ 5:00 pm June 16 @ 5:00 pm

The Mattituck Lions Club's 64th Annual Strawberry Festival opened last night and continues through Sunday.

The Mattituck Lions Club, part of Lions International, is proud to announce their Annual Strawberry Festival. The event will take place over the Father’s Day weekend, June 12-16, 2024 in Mattituck, New York. This is a charitable event and all proceeds will be donated to charitable and community causes.

The festival opens Wednesday at 5 p.m. with Hulling Night, where thousands of volunteers from the community come to help hull the approximately 100,000 berries that will be used to make shortcake and alcohol- free daquiris for the festival. The carnival and food court will be open on Thursday night with special Preview Pricing. A “Lite” fireworks show will take place at 9:15 pm, weather permitting.

A full schedule of events is at https://www.mattituckstrawberryfestival.com/

The full festival opens Friday night. In addition to the carnival, the event will feature craft and business vendors, live entertainment and sales of strawberry shortcake, chocolate covered strawberries, alcohol- free daiquiris, strawberry pies and pints of fresh, local berries. A “Great” fireworks show will take place at 10:30 p.m. Friday & Saturday, weather permitting.

Saturday’s program features the crowning of the 2019-2020 Strawberry Queen at 4 pm, and the return of the Shortcake Eating Contest, sanctioned by Major League eating, at 5 pm. A

The festival concludes on Sunday with Father’s Day specials. Dads get free admission and ride free with a paid child

Details

Start:
June 12 @ 5:00 pm
End:
June 16 @ 5:00 pm
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1175 Route 48
Mattituck, NY 11952 United States
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