The Bellmore Kiwanis Club and the Bellmore Lions Club will hold their annual Strawberry Festival at the Jerusalem Avenue BOCES schoolground, at the corner of Jerusalem Avenue and Newbridge Road in North Bellmore, from Thursday, May 29, through Sunday, June 1. Hours will be from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, May 29; 6-11 p.m. on Friday, May 30; noon-11 p.m. on Saturday, May 31; and noon-11 p.m. on Sunday, June 1.
A special feature of this year’s annual event will be The Ultimate Beatles Tribute Band celebrating 50 years of Beatles music. They will kick off their first rousing set of classic Beatles tunes on Saturday, May 31, beginning at 7 p.m. and play all night long!
Treats throughout the four-day Strawberry Festival will include favorite strawberry products on sale such as strawberry shortcake, strawberry cheesecake, chocolate-covered strawberries and strawberry daiquiris. There will also be a pie-eating contests with some great prizes. Carnival rides and games will be provided by Blue Sky Amusements and pay-one-price bracelets will be available. You can also download a discount ride coupon from www.nassaucountystrawberryfestival.com/
In addition to the terrific variety of entertainment, foods and rides, the annual Craft and Gift Show will take place on Saturday and Sunday, May 31 and June 1, throughout the day. Visit www.nassaucountycraftshows.com/677170.html for details on how to display your gifts and crafts at the Strawberry Festival.
There is a $2 admission fee on Friday through Sunday, and children under 5 will be admitted free.
Come down and support your local Lions and Kiwanians as they raise funds to help the children and residents and give back to the community!
Hope to see you there!