811 N Brown St
Chadbourn, NC 28431
Opening ceremonies for the 88th NC Strawberry Festival will be held Monday, April 27, 2020 at the NC Strawberry Festival Event Field located behind
Hardees in Chadbourn. This year’s event will begin at 5:00 p.m. with a chicken bog
plate sale. Each plate is $8.00 with all proceeds benefiting the Chadbourn Depot
Museum Maintenance Fund. We will have outside tables and chairs for your dining
pleasure or plates may be carried out. Plate sales will continue throughout the
evening until every last drop of this Southern delicacy has been consumed.
Strawberry shortcake may be purchased throughout out the evening.
Stick around for an evening of great food and even better music. At 6:00
p.m., a local band will take the stage and entertain us with music of all types.
Immediately following our ears will feast upon one of the Carolina’s #1 beach
bands, Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot; featuring beach, pop, rock & roll, classics and soul.
Throughout the evening tickets will be sold for a 50/50 raffle. Ticket sales
will continue until 9:00 p.m.; at which time the winning ticket will be drawn. You
must be present to win.
We have bleachers provided; however, if you prefer you may bring along
your lawn chair. Come join us and dance the night away at the 88th NC Strawberry
Festival. We hope to see you on Monday, April 27th , 2020.