Friday, May 9, 2014
The 11th annual Strawberry Festival is ready to go tonight at the farmers' market in Rocky Mount.
The popular event, sponsored by Franklin Heights Baptist Church, will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and feature free fresh strawberries on ice cream, popcorn, snow cones and cotton candy.
Face painting and balloons will be available for children.
Live music this year will be provided by the Harwell Grice Band, Wildfire with Steve Shively, and Gilmore Warren.
Bring lawn chairs and come early.
In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in the Franklin Heights Baptist Church Family Life Center.