The annual Empire Strawberry Festival will be held this Saturday (June 23) from 11 AM – 2 PM at the Empire United Methodist Church. The event benefits Methodist missions and features a light lunch with hot dogs, homemade soup, strawberry sundaes and (of course) strawberry shortcake.
Visit the Empire United Methodist Church web site and also see this report on the Strawberry Festival in the Enterprise.
The photo is Michigan Berries, $2.50 qt. by Rob Sumbler and appears on the excellent Ready to Pick: Michigan Strawberries on Absolute Michigan.