Florida Strawberry Festival 2017 Schedule
March 2 - 12, 2017
303 N. Lemon Street, Plant City, Florida
Saturday, March 4, 2017
Free Kids Day
Youth Parade Day
Super Saturday Wristband Day
Free Kids Day Kids - Kids through high school age admitted free.
Super Saturday Wristband Day from 10:00 am. - 11:00 pm.
A wristband purchased at the Midway for $30 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for this one low price.
Free Kids Day sponsored by MIDFLORIDA Credit Union. Dairy Shows sponsored by Grove Equipment Service. Youth Strawberry Stemming Contest sponsored by Mavric’s Chocolate Barn
Saturday, March 4, 2017
10:00 am. - Gates Open - Midway opens at 10:00 am.
11:00 am. - 44th Annual Strawberry Youth Parade -- State Farmer’s Market
11:00 am. - Dairy Show Showmanship -- Patterson Co. Livestock Arena
1:00 pm. - Dairy Show -- Patterson Co. Livestock Arena
2:00 pm. - Youth Strawberry Stemming Contest -- Stingray Chevrolet Entertainment Tent
Saturday, March 4, 2017 (continued)
2:30 pm. - Fanta Strawberry Soda Throwdown -- Belmont Festival of Magic Stage
3:30 pm. - Kane Brown -- Wish Farms Soundstage
6:00 pm. - First Baptist Church of Plant City Modern Worship Team -- Publix Showcase Tent
7:30 pm. - Gospel Night featuring Pastor Calvin “Pee Wee” Callins -- Publix Showcase Tent
7:30 pm. - 3 Doors Down -- Wish Farms Soundstage
On Grrounds Exhibits
Charlie Grimes Family Agricultural Center
Livestock Shows, Sales and Contests
Astin Farms Pavilion
Swine Exhibit: March 2 - March 4
Dairy Exhibit: March 2 - March 5
Steer Exhibit: March 8 - March 11
Swindle Family Pavilion
Mosaic Poultry and Rabbit Shows: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm.
Beef Breed Exhibit: March 10 - March 12
Youth Plant Show Exhibit: March 2 - March 5
Lamb Show Exhibit: March 6 - March 8
Neighborhood Village: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm. Sponsored by: Kitchen Craft
Neighborhood Village Youth: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm.
Garden Club Horticulture Show: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm.
Strawberry Queen Exhibit: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm.
Roy and Helen Parke Building
Shoebox Float Display: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm. Sponsored by: Shoemeleons
Milton E. Hull Armory Building
East Hillsborough Art Guild Art Show: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm. Sponsored by: Good Health Saunas
Photography Contest: Daily 10 am. to 10 pm. Sponsored by: Spivey Concessions
Strawberry Production Exhibit
Demonstration of Strawberry Production: South of the Milton E. Hull Armory Building. Sponsored by: Florida Strawberry Growers Association
Demonstration of Pioneer Skills: Daily 10 am. to 6 pm. Sponsored by: Florida’s Best
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