Our Strawberry Stroll brought hundreds to Downtown Franklin on Thursday for an afternoon of fun, friends, entertainment, shopping, and, of course, those delicious Strawberry Shortcakes.
Thanks to our event organizers, co-chairs Jane Curran of Jane's Frames and Nicole Fortier of Dean Bank for a fun, safe and entertaining afternoon!
Thanks go to our wonderful and generous sponsors too!
- Platinum Sponsors Dean Bank and Big Y World Class Market
- Gold Sponsor Dean College for the mouthwatering strawberries and shortcakes
- Silver Sponsor DCU
- Bronze Sponsors Chestnut Dental, Franklin Ford and Middlesex Savings Bank
- Friends of the Festival Sponsors Keefe Insurance and Leaf Filter
- Local dairy company Garelick Farms provided the whipped topping on the shortcakes
Finally, thanks to the Franklin DPW and the Franklin Police Department for keeping the public safe while strolling through town.
A few photos from the Stroll are below. For more shots from the afternoon be sure to watch the slideshow in the upper right-hand side of the Downtown Partnership webpage.
|The Dean Bank Shortcake Team|
|Outside Dean Bank|
|Strawberry Stroll flyer and the pièce de résistance|
|showing off a ladybug|
|Artistry Kitchen and Bistro|
|looks good, can I have some?|
|artists at work - Jane's Frames|
|Take a chance on "River runs through it"|
|Street view - Jane's Frames|
|more strawberry specials|
|strawberry dressed "Drama Kids"|
|Some walk, some ride|
|Kennedy school entry to Ladybug Project|
|Kennedy School entry to Ladybug Project|
|more artists at work - Franklin Art Center|
|face paint artist|
|Next Step Living|
|look at those eyes!|
|Little Kids Club|
|Berry Building parking lot view 1|
|Berry Building parking lot view 2|
|Berry Building parking lot view 3|
|Lisa Piana with Music Odyssey Productions|
|Civil War display at Franklin Historical Museum|
|discussing the Civil War display at Franklin Historical Museum|
|the Civil War display at Franklin Historical Museum 2|
The photos and text were re-posted from the Franklin Downtown Partnership page