Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

 

Event Date: July 25 to 27, 2014

 

27th Annual Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival, July 25 -27

 

A berrylicious celebration of art, music, food & fun in an island setting. The Blueberry Festival’s net profits from the blueberry sales will be donated to the Chincoteague Police Department’s - ” Ride for Kids” Program to benefit  local children.

 

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Chincoteague Island, Virginia, July 2, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - The 27th Annual Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival will be held at the beautiful Chincoteague Community Center at 6155 Community Drive on Chincoteague Island, Virginia, on July 25 to 27.  The Blueberry Festival will be held from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM rain or shine.
 
The Chincoteague Blueberry Festival remains the largest Fine Arts and Crafts event on the Eastern Shore of Virginia with exhibitors from 12 states including many excellent local artists. This large Fine Arts and Crafts exhibit brings a unique Christmas in July shopping atmosphere to Chincoteague Island.  The Fine Arts and Crafts exhibits are located both inside the Chincoteague Center building and outside on the green space and parking lot.
 
Fresh gourmet blueberries will once again be provided by Dick’s Kitchen.  These succulent delicacies are a huge favorite of Festival visitors and sell out every year. To guarantee yours you should pre order your fresh blueberries. For fresh blueberry preorders call Dick Jones or 540-273-2963.
 
The Blueberry Festival’s net profits from the blueberry sales will be donated to the Chincoteague Police Department’s - ” Ride for Kids” Program to benefit  local children.

 

Buying fresh blueberries at the festival provides not only a tasty and nutritious treat for the family, but helps the kids in need as well. Blueberries freeze extremely well and many of the festivals blueberry devotees stock up for the entire year.
 
The Ultimate Blueberry Pies will once again be made and sold by Sugarbaker’s Bakery.  These delicious offerings also sell out and should be preordered.  To pre order blueberry pies, call 757-336-3712
 
The blueberry confections continue with blueberry ice cream from the Island Creamery, old fashioned blueberry shortcake from Diane James and much more.
 
Breakfast (including blueberry pancakes) and lunch will be served by Pepper Jack Grille. For a complete menu visit www.ChincoteagueBlueberryFestival.com.
 
The Chincoteague Blueberry Festival musical line will include the Ron Cole and Wayne Young, Hemlock Hollow, Michael Hawker, Gus the Bardic Troubadour, Black Elvis, Rick James and Moonstruck Music Musical performances will continue for the entire event. 

 

For a complete musical schedule and discount coupons visit www.ChincoteagueBlueberryFestival.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Contact & Media Visits  

 

Media Contact: Sam Serio

Email: samserio@esva.net

Phone: 757 894 2334

 

Samantics Marketing Group

PO Box 52, Accomac, Virginia, 23336

Web: http://chincoteagueblueberryfestival.com

 

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Virginia, Chincoteague, Event Date: July 25 to 27, 2014

27th Annual Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival, July 25 -27

The 27th Annual Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival will be held at the beautiful Chincoteague Community Center at 6155 Community Drive on Chincoteague Island, Virginia, on July 25 to 27.  The Blueberry Festival will be held from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM rain or shine.  The Chincoteague Blueberry Festival remains the largest Fine Arts and Crafts event on the Eastern Shore of Virginia with exhibitors from 12 states including many excellent local artists. This large Fine Arts and Crafts exhibit brings a unique Christmas in July shopping atmosphere to Chincoteague Island. The Blueberry Festival’s net profits from the blueberry sales will be donated to the Chincoteague Police Department’s - ” Ride for Kids” Program to benefit  local children. The Chincoteague Blueberry Festival musical line will include the Ron Cole and Wayne Young, Hemlock Hollow, Michael Hawker, Gus the Bardic Troubadour, Black Elvis, Rick James and Moonstruck Music Musical performances will continue for the entire event.  For a complete musical schedule and discount coupons visit www.ChincoteagueBlueberryFestival.com.

 

 

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