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2018 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Films | South Bay

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Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Saratoga Heritage Orchard | 13650 Saratoga Avenue, Saratoga, CA



Music of the ’30s and ’40s, antique cars, vintage motors, children’s crafts, and craftspeople will bring back memories of yesteryear at the annual Blossom Festival in the Saratoga Heritage Orchard. Produced the the Saratoga Historical Foundation, the free event is reminiscent of the original Blossom Festival that debuted in 1900 and was popular for over 40 years.

2018 Blossom Festival
Saturday, March 24, 2018 | 10 am to 4 pm
Saratoga Heritage Orchard, 13650 Saratoga Ave
FREE

2018 Blossom Festival Activities:

  • Live Music
  • Children’s Activities
  • Craftspeople
  • Vintage Motor and Farm Vehicles
  • Vintage Vehicles
  • Old Films and Historical Figures
  • Artists
  • Food Trucks
  • Docent-Led Orchard Tour
  • Prune & Apricot Tasting
  • Poetry Reading by Poet Laureates
  • Authors Signing Books
  • Sponsorship

History: In 1900 Edwin Sidney (Everlasting Sunshine) Williams organized a celebration when the drought ended and called it the Blossom Festival. Wanting people to enjoy the orchard’s blossoms, invitations were issued and hundreds responded. The day was filled with food, games, and a blossom and garden tour. Each succeeding year, the event grew in popularity with 20,000 attending one year. The Blossom Festival was held each year until after WWII.


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Cost: FREE

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Address: 13650 Saratoga Avenue, Saratoga, CA
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