If you have ever driven through the Pine Barrens, you've probably seen signs saying "Blueberry Capital of the World."  Well, blueberry season is officially here and you can celebrate at the Whitesbog Blueberry Festival, happening this weekend in Browns Mills, NJ.

The event will feature live music, craft & food vendors, and lots and lots of blueberries.  There will be blueberry picking, blueberry pie eating contests and more. The festival is happening from 10am-4pm on both Saturday and Sunday (June 22-23).  Admission is $5 per carload and proceeds will benefit the Whitesbog Historic Village.

 

 

 

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  Painting our way to Blueberry Festival. Exactly 8 days away!   A post shared by Whitesbog Preservation Trust (@whitesbogpreservation) on

According to their website, Whitesbog is "a historic company town and farm with 25 historic buildings, blueberry farm fields, cranberry bogs, hiking trails, reservoirs, streams, a picnic grove and the Elizabeth White Gardens" and the farm was the site of the the first cultivated blueberry in the world.

For more information about the event, click here.

 

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