Annual Strawberry Festival slated Memorial Day weekend

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church will hold its 2019 Strawberry Festival from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. May 25 on the grounds of the historic church at 6801 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.

The festival is one of the largest community events in the region, and draws thousands of people from throughout the Northern Neck and beyond, reported festival chairman Ellen Kirby.

“The festival is a wonderful way to celebrate the beginning of summer and bring people together,” said Kirby. “St. Stephen’s is pleased to be able to welcome the entire community to a family friendly event where there is something for everyone.”

More than 100 craft artists and other exhibitors will display…