The Balakovo Strawberry Festival has been hold annually in the city of Balakovo, since 2014,

Themed strawberry events has begun a week before the celebration. Cafes, restaurants, large shopping centers and chain stores have organized strawberry contests, sweepstakes and exhibitions-sales.

The festival guests can enjoy a strawberry fair and craft fair, a culinary contest, a carnival procession, performances by water skiers, kite flying, sports competitions, workshops on making strawberry souvenirs, games, attractions, strawberry quest and much more. Here you will enjoy not only strawberry jam, but also take part in a master class on its preparation. There are excellent photo zones for photo lovers.

The festival has an emblem, anthem, museum and Queen Victoria.

By taking part in a two-hour excursion "Strawberry Journey", festival guests can get to know the city of Balakovo better.