2012 Strawberry Festival Giveaway!


Jam-packed with strawberries and all your indulgences, the 29th Annual California Strawberry Festival Celebration Saturday and Sunday, May 19, 20 in Oxnard is pure goodness with proceeds benefiting charities. What’s not to enjoy with non-stop concerts, Strawberryland For Kids with free rides, attractions, and the "Jest In Time" stage with non stop puppet shows and clowns, 250+ Arts & Crafts exhibits, celebrity chef demonstrations, incredible food, and yummy delicacies like strawberry pizza, deep fried strawberries, chocolate dipped strawberries and even strawberry beer. The character Strawberry Shortcake will be strolling the grounds to pose for pictures and give out hugs. The tart toss and pie eating contests are perfect for kids and get your face in the fun that runs 10:00am to 6:30pm. On 50 acres, the Festival is among the nation’s top outdoor celebrations.

LOCATION: Strawberry Meadows of College Park, 3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard.

*The free park n ride shuttle cuts down on gas and time getting to the festival.
*Limited parking is available on site for $10.

ADMISSION: Adults: $12
Seniors 62+: $8
Active military & dependents with ID card: $8
Youths (5-12): $5
Kids 4 & under: FREE
*Advance tickets available for purchase online with no additional fees here.
Now for the Giveaway:
I am offering FREE tickets to a few of my lucky readers to come out and join me & my family at the California Strawberry Festival next month in Oxnard! Just answer the trivia question below and make sure to include your EMAIL address! (winners will be selected at random)
Q: What is the green "hat" that tops the strawberry known as?
Goodluck & see you there!!!



  1. Hi. The answer is calyx. Hope I win! ;) lmrobinson55@yahoo.com

  2. It is a Calyx, but the grand twins call it the handle, LOL Avanhouten@sbcglobal.net

  3. Stopping by from MomsLA!

    Well, I call it a stem - I had no idea there was a more technical term for it. Hmmm...

    The strawberry festival sounds like a great time! A little known fact - I used to pick berries during the summer in middle school for money. Fun times!

    Elle @ seemomworkblog.com

  4. OMG how did I not know this was going on! I think we are going to go Sunday!

  5. What fun. Can't wait for the one in Garden Grove

  6. A calyx! Doesnt everyone know? Haha. -Megan J

    1. I would love to win tickets! Email me if I'm a lucky winner! Denimbomb@aol.com

  7. I would so love to attend but we're just too far. Looks fun!!

  8. A calyx (apparently! learn something new every blog hee hee). amy@amyanderson.net

  9. i think it may also be called the hull or cap. i'd love to go!

    kolpin4680 at gmail dot com