Blueberry Festival Set for Aug. 6

BLUE HILL — The third annual Blue Hill Blueberry Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 6.

The event will run from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Blue Hill Congregational Church at 22 Tenney Hill and at the American Legion hall just across the street.

A blueberry pancake breakfast will run from 7 to 10 a.m.

A children’s (and youth) area features activities for young people such as games, the dunk tank, a cake walk and more.

There will be booths with everything from blueberry shortcake and blueberry smoothies to ice cream, hot dogs and chili.

There will also be live music, a book sale, crafts and stitchery, a silent auction, photographs to take home, the country cupboard, the flea market, chair massage and more.

All ages are welcome.

A new event this year is the Blueberry Pie Bake-off.

Call or e-mail Sarah Schneider at 374-5027 or [email protected] if planning to enter this blueberry pie baking contest, since there are specifications for size of pies, etc.

For other, general information about the Blueberry Festival, call 374-2891 or e-mail [email protected].

For more community news, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American.

Fenceviewer Staff

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