Strawberry and Dessert Tasting Festival

By on May 30, 2018

Greece Historical Society hosts 45th Annual Strawberry and Dessert Tasting Festival

The grounds of the Greece Historical Museum, 595 Long Pond Road, will be transformed to a community park of sorts as the Greece Historical Society hosts its 45th Annual Strawberry and Dessert Tasting Festival.

Known as a community picnic, the event will take place on Monday, June 18th, from 4 to 7 PM featuring strawberry shortcake prepared by Wegmans as well as an array of dessert tastings from area establishments including Long Pond Family Restaurant, Legacy at Park Crescent, Tim Hortons, Cinelli’s Pizza Ristorante and the Dutch Mill.

In addition, grilled foods for purchase will be available from local grilling experts, Barton’s Parkside Hots.

Entertainment includes an MC and music by Jeremy Carter. For the younger set there will be old fashioned games. The festival also includes chances to win door prizes and a Chinese auction. The event is planned and executed by the Greece Historical Society volunteers.

On the night of the festival guests will be able to tour the museum and also the museum grounds will be set up with a variety of booths hosted by community organizations offering information to about services and opportunities they have to offer.

Tickets are $7.00 for adults, $3.00 children 5-12 and free for those younger than 5 and may be purchased at the festival. Free parking is available on the Museum grounds and at the Greece Town Hall. For more information, call 595-225-7221 or visit

The Greece Historical Society, an all volunteer non-profit 501(C)3 organization, chartered by the NYS Department of Education, owns and operates its historic center at 595 Long Pond Road on land leased from the Town of Greece.

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