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Strawberry Festival News

Youths receive accolades and more at Florida Strawberry Festival livestock banquet

Youths receive accolades and more at Florida Strawberry Festival livestock banquet

PLANT CITY - Youngsters who showed swine and steers at the Florida Strawberry Festival were praised Thursday for their dedication and hard work at an annual livestock banquet.
Published: 04/11/14
Plant City area needy also a big winner in drawing for Chevy truck

Plant City area needy also a big winner in drawing for Chevy truck

PLANT CITY Ocala resident Maria Humbarger is delighted to be driving a new $50,000 Chevrolet truck thanks to a drawing at the Florida Strawberry Festival.
Published: 04/03/14
Strawberry festival lends a helping hand to needy with food bank donations

Strawberry festival lends a helping hand to needy with food bank donations

PLANT CITY – The United Food Bank of Plant City received 22,000 cans of soda, 289 pounds of canned food and more than two tons of meat, thanks to the Florida Strawberry Festival and buyers at its livestock auctions.
Published: 03/26/14
Cupid’s arrow finds its mark at the Florida Strawberry Festival

Cupid’s arrow finds its mark at the Florida Strawberry Festival

PLANT CITY – Britney Meisch went to the Florida Strawberry Festival on a whim, expecting nothing more than to spend a fun day with her boyfriend, Luke Fleming.
Updated: 1 months ago
Florida Strawberry Festival lists contest winners

Florida Strawberry Festival lists contest winners

PLANT CITY Here’s a list of winners in the various contests at the Florida Strawberry Festival
Updated: 1 months ago
Florida Strawberry Festival baby parade is cute and raises money for needy children

Florida Strawberry Festival baby parade is cute and raises money for needy children

PLANT CITY Dozens of young children charmed their way into the hearts of judges and the audience at the annual Florida Strawberry Festival Baby Parade.
Updated: 1 months ago
Ocala woman wins $50,000 truck at drawing at Florida Strawberry Festival to benefit needy

Ocala woman wins $50,000 truck at drawing at Florida Strawberry Festival to benefit needy

PLANT CITY Maria Humbarger will have a lot of sweet memories from her visit to the Florida Strawberry Festival.
Updated: 1 months ago
Teen plays to packed crowd at strawberry festival

Teen plays to packed crowd at strawberry festival

PLANT CITY — Teenaged singer-songwriter Francesca Giorgianni wowed a Florida Strawberry Festival crowd for the second year with a country-pop acoustic concert that included some original songs.
Updated: 1 months ago
Work pays off for students at strawberry festival plant show

Work pays off for students at strawberry festival plant show

PLANT CITY ­— More than a dozen students with green thumbs won ribbons at the annual youth ornamental plant show and sale at the Florida Strawberry Festival.
Updated: 1 months ago
Traffic still a problem, but strawberry festival makes another successful run

Traffic still a problem, but strawberry festival makes another successful run

PLANT CITY — The annual celebration of the strawberry harvest is all over but the cleanup.
Updated: 1 months ago