It is now food festival time throughout the theme parks and Knott’s Berry Farm is gearing up for one of the best food festivals this March! The Boysenberry Festival is an annual event that celebrates the berry that started it all offering guests who visit more than 75 unique boysenberry creations for them to feast on. Knott’s does a great job at providing different options for everyone including savory dishes, boysenberry inspired drinks, and delicious deserts! With all of the creative boysenberry tastings Knott’s is also offering tons of entertainment going on daily throughout the event days. The event kicks off on March 20 and runs daily for 31 days through April 19th. This year Knott’s will offer a new lineup of 26 food and drink tasting items that incude:
– Refreshing lemonade with basil and boysenberry·
-Boysenberry Beer cheese soup with a boysenberry drizzle topped with brown butter croutons
-Sautéed brussel sprouts topped with boysenberry balsamic and bacon
-Tender beef tips served with creamy boysenberry mashed potato
-Rich chocolatey boysenberry chicken mole on cilantro rice
-Boysenberry Cajun shrimp served over a bed of buttery grits
-Two chicken drumsticks bathed in boysenberry BBQ sauce
-Hearty boysenberry steak chili with an oven fresh boysenberry corn bread muffin
-Samosa’s with boysenberry chutney
-Pork Bao bun dumpling with a boysenberry kimchi and Nam pla
-Citrusy boysenberry ceviche with crispy tortilla chips
-A sweet boysenberry smoothie packed with fruity flavors
-Homemade crunchy chips paired with a zesty boysenberry onion dip
-Grilled boysenberry sausage in a bun with boysenberry ketchup
-Elote rolled in boysenberry mayo topped with a boysenberry tortilla crumble and cotija cheese
-Creamy mac and cheese bites with a tangy boysenberry ketchup
-Glazed donut holes served with rich boysenberry ice cream and topped with boysenberry coulis
-Boysenberry bread pudding topped with boysenberry coulis and anglaise sauce
-Hot pastrami sandwich on a pretzel bun with boysenberry mustard
-Boysenberry macaron, a sensational French dessert
-Churros powdered with boysenberry sugar
-Extra creamy boysenberry ice cream
-Boysenberry Beer, Boysenberry Wine, and Boysenberry Mimosa
There are tons of different food options for this event and plenty to choose from, for guests looking to make the most of their experience, the tasting cards are a perfect way to do so. For just $40 and $38 for season pass holders, guests can taste eight different tastings from the various options at the Boysenberry Festival. This is a perfect way to get the full experience at Knott’s and at at $40 price point, makes the tasting card the perfect value. For those looking to purchase individual eats. Knott’s will be offering some of the options for purchase a la carte. These tasting cards will be available for purchase on http://www.Knotts.com and at the theme park.
Themed merchandise will also be available for purchase at various retail shops through the park. Purchasing items like a newly themed shirt or pajama set makes for the perfect souvenir to take home from the Boysenberry Festival, but act fast because this apparel is limited edition so it will be exclusive for those who are able to get their hands on it. There will also be plenty of packaged food items for purchase including boysenberry tequila, boysenberry cake, and even fan favorites like the boysenberry BBQ sauce. These packaged food items make for a perfect gift and even a take home souvenir and can be purchase at the Knott’s Berry Market Place. The Knott’s Boysenberry Festival will also be offering endless entertainment throughout the theme park that includes.
Snoopy’s Boysenberry Jamboree: where guests will be invited to join characters from the Peanuts Gang such as Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and much more to dance along to a musical stage show on the Calico Mine Stage. Riverboat Revenge: Knott’s pays tribute to its past at the Legendary Bird Cage Theatre with a special presentation of the brand new comedy melodrama, Riverboat Revenge. All Aboard for this Boysenberry Bon Voyage! Krazy Kirk and the Hillbillies: A group of krazy talented performers will have guests toe tappin’, vine dancin’ and knee-slappin’ to a comedic country music show at the Wagon Camp stage. Boysenberry Fun and Games: Get in on the fun of some of the craziest and messiest games along with our famous Boysenberry Pie Eating Contest. Old MacDonald’s Farm: Young ones and young at heart are invited to cozy up to the cutest critters on the farm including horses, sheep, goats and other furry friends. Old MacDonald’s Farm pays tribute to one of the farm’s original attractions. Knott’s Totally Tubular 80’s Dance Party: A Classic returns! Travel back to the 80’s as you dance the night away to the best songs of the decade. Boysenberry Blues: Pull up a chair as our blues trio conjures up some of the smoothest tunes performing at the Boardwalk BBQ patio. Musical Performances: Various musical duos playing Country and Bluegrass tunes will take the stage at Fireman’s BBQ. Dj Cruz: Knott’s resident DJ keeps the night pumpin’ with the latest dance hits sure to make you hit the dance floor. History of the Boysenberry: Grab a slice of history in our museum dedicated to the fruit that made it all possible.
Knott’s Boysenberry Festival is sure to be a big hit this year, with the TONS of different boysenberry creations and endless entertainment, there is no reason not to get out to Knott’s Berry Farm between March 20th and April 19th for their annual Boysenberry Festival. To purchase tickets and season passes to Knott’s Berry Farm, visit http://www.Knotts.com, general theme park admission is required to experience the festival.
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