Along with a very full schedule of live music, this years non-food activities boast a Strawberry Idol talent search, Mutton Bustin sheep rides, a helicopter tour (of the lovely Pasadena area), mud volleyball games and a circus. Theres also the Swamp Master Alligator Show and Swifty Swine Racing Pigs. Want something a little less, ah, athletic? Head to the interactive gaming center hello, Guitar Hero! to keep that techie prowess intact. (Just dont get strawberry juice all over the controls.) 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, noon to midnight Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday. Pasadena Convention Center, 7902 Fairmont Parkway. For information, call 281-991-9500 or visit www.strawberryfest.org.
Fri., May 15; Sat., May 16; Sun., May 17, 2009