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Rhubarb Festival Events and Activities

Events


Founder, Pat Burnley, leads the Rhubarb Stroll!

2014 Annual Rhubarb Festival Events & Activities

Friday, May 16th, 2014

  • 11am-1pm - The Happy Wanders German Band performing at the stage area - cancelled due to weather
  • 11am-4pm - Banjo Jimmy & his Sidemen performing ragtime folk music - cancelled due to weather
  • Noon - Rhubarb Whoopie Pie Filling Contest at the stage area-participants needed
  • 1pm-3pm - Enjoy the antics of strolling comedian Geist - cancelled due to weather
  • 2pm-5pm - Summit Hill Bluegrass Band performing at the stage area - cancelled due to weather
  • All Day - Meet “Rhu-Barb”, our rhubarb expert for helpful rhubarb hints
  • All Day - Rhubarb food sampling tables with cooking demonstrations
  • All Day - Fresh rhubarb for sale
  • All Day - Rhubarb jams being made in our Jam & Relish Kitchen


Saturday, May 17th, 2014

  • 11am - “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.
  • 11am-3pm —Rhubarb Race Car Derby to benefit Lancaster Farmland Trust - races held at 11am, Noon & 3pm
  • 11am-4pm - Banjo Jimmy & his Sidemen performing folk music
  • 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 - Rich D and the Dean performing on the porch of The Country Life store
  • 12:30-2pm - The Dixieland Band performing ragtime 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 and the Rhubarb King & Queen & more.
  • 2:30-5:30pm - Enjoy the sounds of the Roadsters (a 50’s band) performing at the stage
  • All Day - Rhubarb food sampling tables with cooking demonstrations
  • 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.



Rhubard Festival Pie Eating Contest
Rhu-Barb will be sampling and selling fresh rhubarb, as well as sharing tip and trivia.

Delicious rhubarb desserts can be purchased after the dessert baking contest.

Don't miss the crowning of our Rhubarb King & Queen!

Don't miss all the rhubarb foods to sample and purchase!