Strawberry shortcake, anyone?

Music, art, games, and strawberries... does it get any sweeter than that? The Topsfield Strawberry Festival, happening Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the Topsfield Town Common, promises family fun and lots of berry treats. 

For over five decades, summer is celebrated in sweet style on the picturesque Topsfield Town Common with bowls and bowls of fresh strawberries, whipped cream and piles of shortcakes.

Enjoy live music, children’s games, and free tours of the Parson Capen House, a National Historic Landmark that dates back to the 1600s.

Peruse displays from over 60 fine artisans, including fine art, glass, pottery, jewelry, clothing, woodwork and specialty items. Admission is free.