The Poteet Strawberry Festival® is one of the oldest, most popular events in Texas. The 1st Annual Poteet Strawberry Festival was held in 1948. The Poteet Strawberry Festival Association (PSFA) will celebrate the 66th Annual Poteet Strawberry Festival on April 12, 13 & 14, 2013.
The PSFA established a Scholarship Program over twenty years ago in efforts to have local students attain a higher education. Each year, approximately thirty scholarships are awarded to Poteet graduates with at least ten scholarships awarded each year by the PSFA.
There are many activities to participate in and aside from the live music listed below, one of the key events is the Taste of Texas® Food Show & Auction. Businesses and individuals are invited to participate in the auction.
Friday night, April 12th, Kevin Fowler performs at the Lions Club Pavilion at 10:30pm
and on the VFW Pavilion – Bud Light Stage, Los Texmaniacs and Ruben Ramos take the stage (8pm and 10pm, respectively).
Saturday, April 13th, on the VFW Pavilion – Bud Light Stage, Chris Cagle, David Lee Garza y Los Musicales will perform, followed by Grupo Duelo. On the Lions Club Pavilion stage, Zach Edwards and the Casey Donahew Band perform.
Sunday, April 14th, Sanctus Real & Special Guests, Neal McCoy and Siggno will all perform on the VFW Pavilion – Bud Light Stage.
For more information on the events during the festival, visit http://strawberryfestival.com
Source: Poteet Strawberry Festival