The 17th Annual Blueberry Festival will be taking place in Ellenville on Saturday August 13, 2016 from 9AM to 4PM, rain or shine. The fun and revelry will take place at Canal Street & Liberty Square in Ellenville.

According to their website here are just a few things that you can expect to take place:

  • Blueberry Pancake Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FIRE COMPANY FUNDRAISER hosted by Pioneer Engine Co. No.# at Norbury Hall, Center St.

  • Live Music: in Liberty Square the Evergreen Chorus - Side F/X and The Carl Richards Band

  • Blueberry Pie Sale - EWCOC fundraiser of pies baked by Cohen's Bakery using local blueberries

  • Also available will be Blueberry Festival T-shirts and the 2015 Wassail ornament

  • Homemade Blueberry Pie Judging Contest: Entries due by 11:00 a.m. at The Pie Tent by the Hunt Memorial Building stage, Liberty Square. There is no fee to enter. Judging is at NOON. Winners will be announced immediately thereafter.

  • Over 175 Vendors: of Arts, Crafts, Handmades, Clothing, Jewelry and Accessories - and more. Lots of "Blueberry Goodies". But it is not just Blueberries. We always present a huge variety of delicious foods to be enjoyed from one end of the festival to the other along with the foods of our local eateries. Local Businesses & Organizations are also represented.

  • Children's Activities: Face Painting, Interactive Inflatables, Games & more.

Admission and parking to the event is free. No pets allowed (except for service animals).