Wednesday June 22, 2011
CHUM Rhubarb Festival
June 25, 2011; 9 AM to 4:30 PM
11th Ave East and London Road
Duluth, MN 55811
Admission is FREE!
Rhubarb Fun for Everyone!
Pies and jams and breads - oh my! Get your taste buds ready to tackle the tangy tartness of every rhubarb delicacy known to mankind. This festival is sprinkled with tasty morsels for the entire family. There will be games, crafts, music, auctions, stage shows and - did we mention? Food. Booths open for visitors at 9 AM. Admission is free.
Taken with permission from Living North Magazine, May/June 2011
New in 2011:
Duluth Running Co. Children's Race 9 AM
Get your Rhubarb Brats and Burritos... a once a year opportunity!
Master Gardeners will answer your questions about rhubarb; how to grow it, varieties etc. Bring your other gardening questions too!
Commemorative Rhubarb Festival Posters, Aprons, Patches, and more!
Iron Chef Contest
Smart Phone Scavenger Hunt
Returning in 2011:
BAKE SALE: Hundreds of Pies - Rhubarb Pies, Rhubarb Strawberry Pies, Rhubarb Blueberry Pies, Take and Bake Rhubarb Pies. Rhubarb pound cake, muffins, crisps, cakes, breads, strussel bars, preserves and even gluten free treats!
COFFEE SHOP: Fresh from the oven Rhubarb Cobbler and Crisps served with ice cream, scones, slices of pie, and of course coffee!
SILENT AUCTION: Hundreds of items from which to choose including the works by local artists, gift certificats and items from local businesses. AND 50 ticket limited RAFFLE for a pair of diamond earings from Security Jewelers;each ticket purchased includes a gift certificate for a bottle of wine from Cashwise Liqour.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES & BOOTHS:
Children's Area with face painting, arts and crafts and games.
Largest Rhubarb Stalk & Largest Rhubarb Leaf Contest
Rhubarb Lemonade & Drinks
Bea Ojukangas Cookbook Sales and signing
Performing artists CD sales