Kick off the Summer, and enjoy a day on the beautiful Northern Neck at the annual St. Stephen's Strawberry Festival. The event features more than 150 quality craft artists and community exhibitors, freshly picked local strawberries, homemade strawberry shortcake, and a variety of other food and beverages. St. Stephen's Plant & Bake sale will feature hundreds of hybrid daylilies, herbs, vegetables, annuals, and Meade's Famous Rum Cakes. A variety of live music, free facepainting, and other kids activitieswill be provided. Free tours of the historic church will be available.
The Strawberry Festival in various forms can be traced back to the earliest days of the church, which was consecrated in 1881and put on the Virginia Register of Historic Landmarks in 1979. The festival is a major community event and draws thousands of people of all ages from throughout the region.
Last Updated: 3/19/2015 10:01 AM