Blueberry Festival

Featuring our famous blueberry pie eating contest!

Details

Jul 13
8am 7pm
Location
Entertainment Garden
Event Date
July 13, 2019
Rain Date
July 14, 2019

What to know

Linvilla Orchards' Annual Blueberry Festival takes place annually in early July while the local blueberry season is in full swing. You can pick your own healthy blueberries from acres of bushes. The blueberry pie eating contest is the highlight of the day!

Pick Your Own will be opening at 8:00 am.

Entertainment

Check back at a later date to see what entertainment we will have lined up for 2019! 

Pie Eating Contest
Sign ups for our Annual Blueberry Pie Eating Contest start at 12pm.  The first bite will start at 2pm, exactly!  Even if you do not wish to stick your face in some of Linvilla’s Own Blueberry Pies, it is definitely a sight to see!  See below for details on how to register.  

Summertime Sampling with Judi: 11am - 2pm
Linvilla’s Own Judi loves to cook for her family and, lucky for us, she also enjoys sharing her recipes and expertise with everyone she meets. Judi will be hanging out in front of our Farm Market preparing some of her favorite Summertime specialties. She will give pointers to anyone who stops by on how to use all of your freshly picked fruits and veggies!

Roasty Toasty
What is a festival without the beloved Roasty Toasty?  He will be here from 11am to 4pm making those delicious ears of corn that we have grown to love!

Pie Eating Contest

Every year we host our annual blueberry pie eating contest, featuring our deliciously famous pies. Those who enter will fight for the chance to win the champion title and a prize!

How to Enter

  • Complete the short entry form in person beginning at 12pm.
  • Entrants for each age group are selected from a hat and called to the stage.
  • Contest begins at 2pm
  • When time is up each plate is weighed, whoever ate the most pie wins!

Age Brackets

  • 8 – 9: 10 participants, 1/4 pie, 1 minute 
  • 10 – 11: 10 participants, 1/4 pie, 1 minute
  • 12 – 14: 10 participants, 1/4 pie, 1 minute
  • 15 - 17: 6 participants, 1/4 pie, 1.5 minutes
  • 18 & up: 8 participants, whole pie, 2.5 minutes

Prize

$25 gift certificate for each age bracket!