MONROE, CT — Monroe Congregational Church will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its annual Strawberry Festival on church grounds and the green on Saturday, June 18, and Sunday, June 19.
The event is popular for its assortment of sweet homemade strawberry jams, shortcakes, smoothies and baked goods.
Venders sell their wares on the green at the corner of Route 111 and Fan Hill Road and the festival features food trucks, a juried craft show and live music. The entertainment will include a performance by the award-winning Silver Steel Band.
Hours of the festival will be from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on June 18 and from noon to 5 p.m. on June 19. The church is located at 34 Church St.
Crafters wishing to participate can click here for a crafter application form.