Fresh Cherries, Cherry Brats and Cherry Burgers at Cherry Fest

Come to Lakeside Park on Highway 57 in Jacksonport for the 21st annual Cherry Fest. The celebration is set for Aug. 1, 7 am – 4 pm. Savor the great food including fresh cherries, cherry brats and cherry hamburgers as well as an assortment of cherry desserts. Stroll through the juried arts & crafts fair or experience a horse-drawn wagon ride. Live music will be playing throughout the day under the big tent. Enjoy the second annual car show on display at the Erskine Rest Area. Take your chances at winning wonderful prizes with the JHS Raffle. Tap into your adventurous side for helicopter rides. There will also be a Penny Hunt on the beach for younger children, ages 3 – 8 years old. Take a step back in time and tour the Root Cellar in the Erskine Rest Area or check out Jacksonport Family memorabilia. The Loritz Cabin will be open for tours just south of town on Highway 57. This 21st annual Cherry Fest is sponsored by the Jacksonport Historical Society.