Summer in Snohomish County brings some of the best weather and outdoor fun around. From picking sweet berries grown locally to camping in the forest, the Pacific Northwest has some fantastic outside escapes. Sweeten your summer plans and kick off summer right with Marysville’s 90th Annual Strawberry Festival of 2022. Find delicious food and fun festival events the entire family will enjoy right in the “Strawberry City” of Marysville. Head over to the Berry Run or spin around on some carnival rides, where there is something for everyone. Watch the fashion show for a great cause while dad participates in the golf tournament. The Marysville Strawberry Festival brings delightful summer fun perfect for the whole family.

Marysville Strawberry Festival
Take a ride on the Ferris Wheel at this year’s Funtastic Carnival. Photo courtesy: Marysville Strawberry Festival

Marysville Strawberry Festival

1259 State Avenue, Marysville

June 11 – 19, 2022

Proudly presented by the Tulalip Resort and Casino is the 90th annual Marysville Strawberry Festival, right downtown. Celebrate with a fantastic market, carnival, delicious food, live music, and of course, strawberries. Have a blast at the Funtastic Carnival, beginning on Thursday, June 16, to Sunday, June 19, at Marysville Middle School. Spin around on the wild carnival rides and play some fun arcade games for a chance to win fantastic fair prizes. Carnival hours are weather permitting, expected to operate from 4 – 10 p.m. Thursday and Friday, noon – 11 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, and 1 p.m. until the end of the fun on Sunday, June 19. Don’t miss this year’s carnival, bringing the Strawberry Festival to life.

Run or walk for charity at the Berry Run, taking place Saturday, June 18, at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds go towards the Children’s Hospital Strong Against Cancer, Lakewood Education Foundation and the Lakewood Sports Booster Club. Register online and support a fantastic cause at this year’s Berry Run. Make time for the fabulous fashion show, featuring “model citizens strutting to raise funds for student scholarships and showing off the latest summer fashions.” Check online to learn more about this meaningful cause and to get tickets to the show and luncheon.

Marysville Strawberry Festival
Dance to some entertaining live music, sure to keep you on your feet. Photo courtesy: Marysville Strawberry Festival

Market in the Park

Asbery Field, Marysville

Friday, June 17, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 19, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Spend some time shopping at the wonderful Market in the Park at Asbery Field, featuring creative local crafts and commercial vendors. Score an incredible deal with handmade items you won’t find anywhere else. Stop at a bite to eat at one of the many mouth-watering food vendors, making sure your appetite is taken care of too. Find fair-style favorites and delicious snacks while shopping at the market and enjoying the festival. For those interested in vendor opportunities, go online for more information. Food, craft, and commercial vendors are welcome.

Rock out at the festival this year with incredible live entertainment — sure to keep you dancing and having the time of your life. Performances will take place live on stage from June 17 – 19 in the festival market at Asbery Field, located at 4th Street and Alder Avenue. Music will include a fantastic variety of classic rock, indie-Americana, ska/reggae, country, rockabilly and more. Check out the calendar lineup for a complete list of musical acts. Enjoy a delightful meal and dance the night away with various musical styles.

Marysville Strawberry Festival
Watch the sparkling parade go by at this year’s fabulous festival. Photo courtesy: Marysville Strawberry Festival

Twilight Grand Parade

Be sure to save time for the dazzling 90th annual Twilight Grand Parade held on Saturday, June 18, 2022. Closing off a fabulous week of festivities, the Grand Parade is a show-stopping staple you don’t want to miss. Kick back and enjoy the dazzling display of floats and performers. “Watch a flotilla of more than 100 colorful floats, marching bands, bagpipers, drill teams, clowns, pirates and other entries add to the merrymaking revelry.” There’s still time to sign up to participate in the Grand Parade for those interested. Learn more and complete the online application to join in on the fun.

The parade kicks off at 76th Street Northeast, down State Avenue, venturing east onto Third Street and wrapping up at Alder Avenue. Set up early to grab the best seats and enjoy the views of this magical parade. Check out the Parade Route Map for a complete visual of the route. Enjoy the impressive ending to the Strawberry Festival by relaxing at the Twilight Grand Parade for upbeat music and glistening lights.

Marysville Strawberry Festival
Kick off your summer right with Marysville’s 90th annual Strawberry Festival. Photo courtesy: Marysville Strawberry Festival

The magic of summer is a wonderful time in the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy beautiful, warm sunny days with some fantastic fun awaiting your next adventure. Kick off summer with Marysville’s 90th annual Strawberry Festival in downtown for a week of excitement and entertainment the whole family will love. From the local market to the Twilight Grand Parade, there is so much waiting for you right in the northern end of Snohomish County. Check out the trike race and enjoy carnival rides with a week-long calendar of exciting events. Listen to live music and bask in the berries of summer at the Marysville Strawberry Festival.

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