The first Stilwell's Got Talent contest will headline the Kiwanis Stage at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 7. Up to 35 amateur performers of all ages will compete for prizes of $500, $300, and $200 with $100 going to the crowd favorite selected by the audience. For more information and applications click on the link below.
Molly Helm is the 2021 Strawberry Queen! First runner up is Karly Eubanks and 2nd runner up is Jenna Crittenden. From left: Jennifer Garay, Jenna Crittenden, Molly Helm, 2020 Queen Gabby Guthrie, Karly Eubanks and Zoe Sitsler.
Got a food truck? Stilwell Kiwanis is taking applications for rental of the food truck space beside the playground at Fletcher Park from April through October. The space will rent for $10 per day, no holidays or special events are allowed. For more information and the application, click on the link below.
Between now and the May 8 festival we are running a series of Virtual Farm Visits with our strawberry growers. Find out how our championship berries are planted, grown and harvested to bring you the sweet fruit we all love!
We are taking vendor applications for the May 8, 2021 Stilwell Strawberry Festival! Click on the link below for information and application forms.
Seth Brown has been named the Stilwell Kiwanis Club's Sophomore of the Year. The award is given each year to a student who is involved in organizations, has leadership skills and experience and has performed community service. He will receive a scholarship and will be eligible for an additional scholarship from the Texas-Oklahoma Kiwanis Foundation.
2020 Stilwell Strawberry Festival Queen Gabby Guthrie explains the beneficial experience she has had as queen and invites Adair County young women to participate in the 2021 Strawberry Queen pageant.
The Stilwell Strawberry Festival won top honors as the Texas Oklahoma District's 2017 pick to compete at the international level for the best signature project of Kiwanis clubs worldwide. In international competition, the Festival was selected as a top ten finalist worldwide.
Thousands of visitors come to take part in the many festivities that make the Stilwell Strawberry Festival such a success. Members of the Stilwell Kiwanis Club strive to add fun and interesting events, while continuing to offer the community and its visitors hometown activities that they have come to love. Don't be left out. Come enjoy the carnival, the parade, the Run, the motorcycle and car shows, the vendor booths, the Kids Zone, and much more.
If you are passionate about our community, join Stilwell Kiwanis. We are improving the world one community and one child at a time.
Throngs of visitors enjoy the many activities of the annual Stilwell Strawberry Festival.
Prize Winning Strawberries!
That's what it's all about.
Club members raised funds for a new, larger stage, built for Strawberry Festival entertainment and community events.
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