Interactive Events

There is no limit to the fun at the California Strawberry Festival! From our famous Strawberry Tart Toss to the Berry Baby Fashion Parade at the Jest in Time Family Fun Stage. You won’t want to miss these epic berry-best interactive events!

California Strawberry Festival Tart Toss

Events at the Festival


Berry Contest Area

Berry Contest Area

Our Berry Contest Area allows everyone to join in on the fun.  There are live shows at the Jest in Time Stage with the Professor Smart Science Show and Godfrey the Magician all day, as well as our annual Berry Baby Fashion Parade.  The Tart Toss is also a perfect place for that perfect family photo.  Everyone is a winner in the Berry Contest Area! 


Ninja Nation Obstacle Course

Ninja Nation Obstacle Course

We’re proud to present Ninja Nation’s world-class traveling obstacle course experience. This larger-than-life attraction is an exciting activity for youth and adults alike and a wonderful opportunity to develop skills, strength, and confidence. Get fired up to climb, swing, and bounce your way to victory in the ultimate ninja course. Challenge yourself for only $10 per person.


Jest in Time Family Fun Stage

Jest in Time Family Fun Stage

Kids can enjoy non-stop live performances throughout the day under the tented big top with puppet & magic shows. It’s also the location for the popular Berry Baby Fashion Show, happening daily!

 


Berry Baby Fashion Parade

Berry Baby Fashion Parade

Youngsters, with the help of their parents, parade across the stage to the “oohs and aahs” from the crowd. All participants receive recognition.

The Berry Baby Fashion Parade will be at 2:00 PM at the Family Fun Stage on both days of the Festival. The Fashion Parade is open to infants up to four years of age.


2024 Artwork Contest

Congrats to our previous winner Kimberly Duran

2024 Artwork Contest

Thank you to everyone who submitted artwork for the 2024 California Strawberry Festival Artwork Contest! The Festival Judging Panel is evaluating the entries, and the winner will be announced in March! The artist with the winning strawberry-themed design will receive $2,000 and VIP tickets to the Festival.