The Garden Grove Strawberry Festival and Parade take place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 24 – 27, 2013). Admission is free. Unlimited ride bands are available to help ride-a-holics save a few bucks. Friday the event usually offers the best deal on unlimited ride bands.
The Festival features dozens of carnival rides, blues bands, dance performances, games and food booths. The contests include the ”Strawberry Idol” Karaoke Contest, Berry Berry Beautiful Baby Pageant, and Red-Head Roundup Contest.
WHAT: Garden Grove Strawberry Festival 2013 offers free admission. (Ride bands available for a fee.)
WHEN: Festival: May 24 – 27, 2013.
- Friday 1pm – 10pm
- Sat/Sun 10am – 10pm — (parade starts at 10am)
- Monday 10am – 9pm
WHERE: Festival - The Village Green, Downtown Garden Grove, CA, between Euclid and Main Streets. Parade – begins at 9th St and Chapman Ave, and proceeds through Downtown Garden Grove.