Welcome, and thank you for visiting the mobile website for the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival! We cordially invite you to join us for the 45th Annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival, to be held April 8-10, 2016, in Memorial Park in historic and beautiful Ponchatoula, Louisiana. The Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival is a FREE family friendly outdoor festival, filled with lots of great food, games, entertainment, and fun for people of all ages to enjoy. We look forward to seeing you this April at the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival, where we promise you will have a BERRY good time!
2016 Event Applications are available on our website under Downloads (cannot access via mobile device).
This year's festival will be held Friday, April 8th through Sunday, April 10th, 2016 in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. Hours Friday: 12 noon - 10 pm Saturday: 9 am - 11 pm (Don't miss the parade at 9:30 a.m.) Sunday: 12 noon - 6 pm Ride tickets are $1.00 a piece. Rides cost 2-5 tickets per ride. All rides tickets will be sold from a central location in the middle of the park, near the amusement rides. Festival staff asks all parents to please take a photo of your child when you leave the house or first arrive at the Festival to assist if your child is separated from you.
The Ball will be February 27th @ Chesterton Square. Tickets can be purchased in advance at Paul's Café! Presentation of Royalty @ 7pm The Issue 8pm-Midnight $30 per person (Open Bar/No Jeans)
Come out and enjoy food, fun, and music. We will have our annual Strawberry Bake Off, the Strawberry Festival Car Show, Holey Board tournament, the Ponchatoula Jaycees charity Jambalaya Cook off, craft vendors, music and fun for the whole family! You can find Car Show, Bake Off, and Cook Off applications on our website under Downloads. (not accessible from the mobile site.)
Join us on Saturday, April 9th @ 9:30am for our Strawberry Festival Parade!! The parade will roll through beautiful downtown Ponchatoula!
April 10th @ 7:30am New location, new route and chip timing!! Register on racemine.com or download an application at www.ponchatoulajaycees.com!
The pageant will be June 18th @ 7 at the PHS Auditorium. There will be a mandatory meeting for all contestants. The meeting will be held at the Strawberry Festival Building in Memorial Park. The dates will be posted as soon as possible.
SOUTH STAGE 5:00 - 7:00 - D Play 7:45 - 9:45 - Phat Hat NORTH STAGE 5:30 - Introduction of Royalty 5:30 - 7:30 - Chase Tyler 8:15 - 10:15 - Category 6
SOUTH STAGE 12:30 - 2:30 - Lindsey Cardinale 3:00 - 5:00 - Perkins Road 5:00 - 5:30 - Sack Races 5:30 - 7:30 - Black Magnolia 8:00 - 10:00 - Triggerproof NORTH STAGE 11:30 - 11:45 - Egg Toss 11:45 - 1:45 - The Issue 1:45 - 2:30 - Strawberry Eating Contest 2:30 - 4:30 - Stormy 4:30 - 5:45 - Strawberry Auction 5:45 - 8:00 - The Domino's 8:30- 10:30- Supercharger
SOUTH STAGE 12:15 - 2:45 - Christian Serpas & Ghost Town 2:45 - 3:30 - Sack Races 3:30 -5:30 - Five Finger Discount NORTH STAGE 9:00 - Church Service 10:30 - Strawberry Strut Awards 11:00 - 11:15 - Egg Toss 11:15 - 12:45 - After Hours 12:45 - 1:30 - Strawberry Eating Contest 1:30 - 3:30 - Todd O'Neill 4:00 - 6:00 - Bag of Donuts