The 32nd Strawberry Festival Brings The Berry Blast This Weekend

Strawberry Festival

Strawberries galore! Want something great to do with the family? Wholesome hits home at this weekend’s California Strawberry Festival in Oxnard, May 16th & 17th.

Where else can you nosh on strawberry nachos, deep fried strawberries, and chocolate dipped, along with a gulp of strawberry beer while knowing proceeds go to charity? The famous pie eating contest and tart toss are the essence of goo and good fun. On 15 acres of parkland the heralded event features live concerts, more than 200 arts & crafts, the Berry Zipline, celebrity chef demonstrations, rides and attractions in Strawberryland for Kids, the Green Scene, and more.

We definitely recommend you bring your friends and/or family for a fun-filled day!

On Saturday and Sunday: 10:00a.m. to 6:30p.m.  

Strawberry Tart Toss at 11:00am and 2:30pm 

Berry Blast Off Recipe Contest 1:00pm (Saturday only)

Strawberry Smackdown Contest 1:00pm (Sunday only) *New

Strawberry Pie Eating Contest at 1:00pm and 4:00pm 

Strawberry Relay at 5:00pm

Strawberry Shortcake Build Off Contest at 12:45pm, 2:45pm, 4:45pm

Berry Best Strawberry Hat Contest at 3:00pm

Berry Best Dressed Baby Contest at 3:30pm


Strawberry Meadows of College Park                        

3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard

Driving Directions:

Free Park N ride shuttle service offers direct route and preferred access:


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