News Release

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Event Date: May 19 & 20, 2018


California Strawberry Festival, Oxnard, CA, May 19 & 20



Oxnard. CA - May 8th - Strawberry tacos, strawberry pizza, berry kabobs—these are just a few of the unique strawberry delights in store for attendees of the California Strawberry Festival 35th Anniversary Celebration, May 19 and 20, at Strawberry Meadows of College Park in Oxnard, CA.
Consistently ranked as one of the nation's top festivals, this berry bonanza is a strawberry lover's dream. Besides dozens of available strawberry tastes, there will be live concerts and entertainment on multiple stages, more than 200 fine arts and crafts booths, the Strawberry Promenade with cooking demonstrations, Strawberryland for Kids with rides and attractions and free strawberry-themed contests.
Strawberries are Ventura County's number one crop—farmers grow over 250,000 tons annually. More than 1.5 million of the red berries will be eaten during the two-day festival.
All 50 of the festival's food booths are required to serve at least one strawberry selection. Attendees can stop by the “build you own” strawberry shortcake tent to try their hand at creating their own delicious dish.
Event Date: Saturday & Sunday, May 19 & 20, 2018, 10 am – 6:30 pm, both days
Ticket Prices: Adults: $12; seniors 62+, active military and dependents with ID card: $8; Youths (5-12): $5, Free for kids 4 and under.
Event Location: Strawberry Meadows of College Park, 3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard, Calif., 93033
Getting There: Free Strawberry Express shuttle service at multiple Park 'N Ride locations off the 101 Freeway. Amtrak - rider discounts, free festival shuttles meet the trains. Parking onsite: $10.
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