SRL Irish Dance Studio – 11:15 – 11:45

You will be thoroughly entertained by the students of Scoil Rince Luimini Irish Dance Academy. This renowned dance academy was founded by Courtney Jay TCRG, and opened in South Windsor in July 2014. Classes begin for children starting at age 3 and continue to include adults. Sit a bit and be thoroughly impressed with the fast feet and high kicks these young dancers bring to the stage.

Footloose Dance 11:45 – 12:30

Watch the talented dancers of Footloose Dance Academy – These students will love sharing their passion and appreciation for the art of dance with you. You will be impressed with the talent demonstrated by the both beginner and competitive dancers. Don’t hesitate to stop by their booth and pick up a brochure on classes for your little dancer!

ECE Cheerleaders 12:30 – 1:00

Let’s welcome back East Celebrity Elite Cheerleaders! Come watch the skill level and be awe-struck by the precision and technique these athletes bring to the sport. ECE has won countless National Titles at the most prestigious competitions in the nation. Stop by their booth to pick up more information on the 2019 schedule – meet the team and join the fun!

World’s Best Strawberry Shortcake!

Served by some of the finest ladies in South Windsor! Generous portions using Geissler’s biscuits and fresh strawberries. This is a long-time favorite and a staple of the festival.


Food Tickets

  • Bear’s Smokehouse Barbecue
    Bear”s Smokehouse BBQ has grown from a takeout counter to a business that serves tens of thousands of people annually and employs hundreds. Despite massive growth in a short period of time, Bear’s is still a family business committed to high-quality food, a respectful workplace, and community outreach.
  • Mazz Pizza Co.
    MAZZ PIZZA CO Wood Fired Pizza is owned and operated by Paul Mazzarella who has spent over 20 years in the pizza restaurant industry. Enjoy a piece of Italy with the neapolitan thin crust 100% wood fire pizza.
  • Vinci’s Fried Dough
    Customers can gather around our booth to watch flour and water become the finest fried dough before their very eyes. The dough is prepared from scratch. Then it is removed from the mixer and allowed to rise to double its original size. After it has risen, the dough is cut, stretched, and placed into hot oil until it turns a crispy golden color. We use only quality vegetable oil for health and taste.
  • JLM Catering
    Our menu includes our Knockout Dogs with all the fixings, great chili and Kraut, Delicious Kielbasa, Brats and our Italian subs.
  • Spuds Your Way
    Spuds Your Way is here to put some spark back into your meals on the go! Based on the notion that most people today are interested in delicious, whole food options, Spuds Your Way strives to deliver the goods. So, stop on by and let us serve you some Spuds Your Way.

New England’s largest one day outdoor craft fair.

Come see the creative, elegant, talented and fun crafts and services offered by our vendors. Over 130 booths will have you awe struck for hours. Click here to browse and search this years vendors.

Bounce House
Face Painting
Petting Zoo
Child ID
Tractor Rides
Train Rides

Little Miss Strawberry Pageant


Sign Up for Miss Strawberry Pageant

9:00 am Baby Miss Strawberry
Birth to 12 months

9:20 am Tiny Miss Strawberry
12 to 24 months

9:40 am Little Miss Strawberry
2 to 4 years

10:00 am Miss Strawberry
5 to 6 years

Who can resist!!!

This fun, non-competitive event brings out the creative flaire of children and moms alike! Come see the tinniest (just weeks old) to our bigger girls (age 7&8) show off their strawberry themed outfits. These little cuties really kick off the festival!