Friday, May 19th, 2017

  • 11am-1pm - The Dreadnought Brigade Duo performing at the stage area
  • 11am and 2pm - Cheese Stretching demonstrations at Aged & Cured
  • Noon - Rhubarb Whoopie Pie Filling Contest at the stage area-participants needed
  • Noon-2pm - Enjoy the antics of strolling comedian Geist
  • 1pm - Fascinator Making Demonstration at the stage area
  • 2pm-5pm - The Dutchyfunk Band performing at the stage area
  • All Day - Meet “Rhu-Barb”, our rhubarb expert for helpful rhubarb hints
  • All Day - Rhubarb hospitality table sampling Strawberry Rhubarb Lemonade
  • All Day - Vote for your favorite rhubarb derby car
  • All Day - Fresh rhubarb for sale
  • All Day - Rhubarb jams being made in our Jam & Relish Kitchen


Saturday, May 20th, 2017

  • 10am - “Bake a Pie...Save a Farm - Best Rhubarb Dessert in Lancaster County Baking Contest” featuring celebrity judges. Dessert slices will be sold following the competition. All proceeds benefit the Lancaster Farmland Trust.
  • 10:30am - Help us judge the Employee Fascinator Competition at the stage area
  • 11am and 2pm - Cheese Stretching demonstrations at Aged & Cured
  • 11am-3pm —Rhubarb Race Car Derby to benefit Lancaster Farmland Trust - races held at 11am, Noon & 3pm
  • 11am-1pm - Balloon twisting for the kids with the “Balunguy”
  • 11:30am - Crowning of the official Rhubarb King & Queen at the stage area during “halftime” of the baking contest judging.
  • 11:30am-1:30pm - Main Street Jazz performing on the porch of The Country Life store
  • Noon--2:30pm - Summit Hill Band performing bluegrass favorites at the stage
  • 2pm - Rollicking Rhubarb Stroll (too small to be called a parade) featuring musicians, costumed characters, Kitchen Kettle’s own pink ladies, the "Barbettes" (our little Pink Ladies) and the Rhubarb King & Queen.
  • 2:30-5:30pm - Enjoy the sounds of the Roof Rockets (a 50’s -60's cover band) performing at the stage
  • All Day - Rhubarb hospitality table sampling Strawberry Rhubarb Lemonade
  • All Day - Fresh rhubarb for sale
  • All Day - Rhubarb jams being made in our Jam & Relish Kitchen


Colorful mascots are part of the fun-filled Rhubarb Stroll taking place at 2pm on Saturday.