Blueberry Festival

Details

Jul 10
8am 6pm
Location
Entertainment Garden
Event Date
July 10, 2021
Rain Date
July 11,2021

What to know

Scheduled for Saturday, July 10, 2021!!

Linvilla Orchards' Annual Blueberry Festival takes place annually in early July while the local blueberry season is typically 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

Our host for the Blueberry Festival will be the one and only Silly Joe!  He has planned music, fun and games for kids of all ages!  Our day will start off at 11AM with The Knotty G's a band from Ashville, NC who have played at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, Wormtown Music Festival and The Blue Ridge Pride Festival to name a few. At 12:30 and at 2PM, soulful indie blues band Hoochie Coochie will perform. A band from Wilmington, DE,  Hoochi Coochi brings the people together with the power of soul and the brilliance of an energetic live performance.

Our dear friend and Festival fixture, Officer Offbeat will be bringing joy and laughter throughout the day as he wanders the farm grounds.

Parents 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 12 pm next to the stage in the entertainment area.
-     We will accept the first 10 entries. (One person per family please)
-     Contest begins at approximately 1:30 pm
-     When time is up each plate is weighed, whoever ate the most pie wins!

Ages:

18 & up: 10 participants, whole pie, 2.5 minutes, NO HANDS, bring your appetite!

Prize:

$25 Linvilla Cash and.......
Bragging rights for life!!