Events Search and Views Navigation
- This event has passed.
43rd Annual Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival Preston
May 30, 2019 - June 2, 2019
The 43rd Annual Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival will be held from May 30th to June 2nd from 8 am to 5 pm at Strawberry Park in Preston. While Strawberry Park offers over 50 on-site rental units and over 300 RV sites, they do tend to fill quickly for the festival. Book Early to ensure the perfect spot for the weekend. You may want to take advantage of our free tent camping across from our entrance in the field, or perhaps you may consider local B&Bs
CAMPING IN THE ROUGH (CIR is free with your paid weekend pass) Across The Street from our Entrance
**No pets–No ground fires–No Saving Spaces—No generators**
(no picnic tables or hook-ups are provided with rough camping, but full use of all facilities, including free hot showers, is included)
There is always room available for those camping in the rough. Those reserving in advance save over $20 off gate prices.
We are once again offering 60 spaces in our ballfield “picker’s lot”, each of which is 750 sq ft. These spaces are Free for the weekend with a paid Full Weekend Pass. These Sites will fill quickly so Reserve Early. All other CIR is free with a paid weekend pass and will be at various locations throughout the campground (including a “quite rough” for those who don’t prefer the late-night picking).
Day Visitors wishing to stay and pick beyond departure times are invited to do so for an overnight fee of $10. Full remaining session fees must be paid, new wristbands shall be given, and vehicle must be moved into CIR area. Refund of remaining festival fees (MINUS $10 overnight charge) shall be issued at Gate upon departure & the return of remaining session wristbands ONLY IF PRIOR to starting of that session. Please take a moment to read our rules & regulations.
If you are looking for “things to do in Connecticut this weekend” we have you covered. Sign to get our Free Weekly Event Newsletter to help you plan your weekend. Kids and Family events abound in every town in Connecticut.
Our main coverage is for things to do in Southeastern Connecticut for the towns of Bozrah, East Lyme, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Ledyard (Gales Ferry), Lisbon, Montville, Mystic, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Preston, Salem, Sprague, Stonington, and Waterford. However, we also add some events for New Haven, Hartford, Old Saybrook, Westbrook, Madison and a few other towns we feel our readers might be interested in.
Interested in a friendly game of cards, a bike ride, or a hiking event? How about a 4K run, a Halloween party, or Christmas event. Connecticut is filled with lots to do. You just need to know where to find something fun to do in Connecticut. Look through our events calendar or type a keyword in the box to find a type of event. Click on the events categories in the menu to find even more fun events and you will never be bored in Connecticut.