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Join us for a celebration of the lush blueberry season. This family-oriented outdoors event features FREE live music including headliners Great American Taxi, berry picking, local arts and crafts booths, tasty blueberry treats, cooking demos, beer and wine garden, hiking and biking, chair massages, pie eating contest, blueberry creations contest and more! Whether you're in the mood for funnel cake or fine art, our local vendors will have what you're looking for. View program >
Pie Eating Contest
How fast can you eat a blueberry pie? No hands! 2pm Saturday & Sunday. $5 entry fee
Chairlift Rides on Chair 7
Take the easy way up the hill to find the best berry stashes from 3 - 6 pm! (Please note: Chairlift rides will off-load at the midway point. Minimum height restrictions will apply. Must be 40" or taller)
Blueberry Creations Contest
Whip up a sweet treat featuring blueberries to win great prizes and bragging rights. Drop off submissions at the Information Tent. Judging will take place at the Gazebo at 1 pm on Sunday, August 9.
Blueberry Picking Info & Bear Awareness Presentation
Presented by the Forest Service Glacier Ranger District. Free talk begins at 12:30 pm at the Gazebo tent.
Run Wild 1K & 5K Fun Run
Saturday, August 8. Meet at 10:30 am first heat starts at 11 am. More info >
Please, leave your dogs at home!
FREE Live Music Schedule:
Saturday, August 8
11 am: Tim Easton
12 pm: Emma Hill Duo
3 pm: Great American Taxi
4:30 pm: Unfaithful Lovers
Sunday, August 9
12 pm: Ava Earl
1 pm: Mario Carboni
2:45 pm: Ava Earl
3:30 pm: Tim Easton
5 pm: Great American Taxi
Vendor Registration Information Packet
Please note: Vendor registration for Blueberry Festival 2015 is now closed. If you would like to participate as a vendor, please join us next year.
For more information on vendor opportunities contact 907-754-2545 or send us an email