Pasadena Strawberry Festival Overview:
Pasadena's annual Strawberry Festival has been a Texas favorite for over three decades and features a wide variety of activities and entertainment including skydiving, bingo, live music, strawberry eating contests, strawberry cooking, barbecue cookoff, mud volleyball, a carnival and more.
About the Pasadena Strawberry Festival:
Started in 1974 to coincide with the opening of the Pasadena Historical Museum and San Jacinto Day, the Pasadena Strawberry Festival celebrates Pasadena's first significant revenue stream - strawberries. Today the Pasadena Strawberry Festival draws over 45,000 visitors annually and continues to promote the observance of San Jacinto Day. The festival also serves as a fundraiser for scholarships, community activities and historical preservation efforts.
Where Pasadena Strawberry Festival is Held:
The Pasadena Strawberry Festival is held at the Pasadena Convention Center and Municipal Fairgrounds, 7902 Fairmont Parkway, Pasadena.