YOUR PEACHIEST DREAMS ARE ABOUT TO COME TRUE!
Welcome to the Sweetest Fest in the West...
The Marysville Peach Festival!
In the valley heat of mid-Summer, sweet juicy peaches achieve peak perfection and are carefully plucked from trees to be enjoyed by peach-lovers around the world! The Northern California climate creates the perfect growing conditions for this delicious fruit, making it one of Yuba-Sutter's top 10 commodities. Whether Cling or Freestone or Donut peaches, this mouth-watering fruit is celebrated by thirty thousand festival-goers during the Marysville Peach Festival held the third weekend of July each year.
The Marysville Peach Festival will return to Marysville on July 15 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. and July 16th from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. in Marysville's Historic shopping district. Enjoy dozens of delectable peach foods, desserts and beverages while visiting one of more than 100 vendors spaces. Dance to the distinctive sounds of area bands serenading festival-goers at one of our two entertainment stages. Enter the peach pie eating contest that takes place on Saturday at 3rd & D Streets. Visit our children's carnival area to keep your little ones entertained! Discover countless hidden treasures at local brick and mortar businesses while you make your way through downtown Marysville! Escape the heat at one of our amazing local restaurants and soak in the history of this Gold Rush era town. Cool down with an icy cold peach cocktail at one of downtown Marysville's local watering holes.
Make a whole day of your visit or stay the weekend and enjoy the sites and sounds of the greater Yuba-Sutter area! We are excited to invite you back to Marysville to celebrate the 22nd running of the Marysville Peach Festival! See you there!
July 15th & 16th
Back by popular demand... Tasty Treat Competition at the 2022 Marysville Peach Festival!
All entries MUST contain peaches! Adults enter your favorite peach concoction in the SWEET and/or SAVORY categories. Enter both categories, and entries are unlimited! NEW for 2022, we have a Kids Category (ages 12 and under) category.
Judging will be based on the use of peaches, flavor of the entry, quality of baked or prepared product, texture, and overall appearance. All home baked and other cooked entries must have been prepared and cooked no earlier than 48 hours prior to July 16, 2022, except for preserved foods. Home canned food must have been processed within the last calendar year.
The Tasty Treat Competition will be held Saturday, July 16th, at 2 pm. Bring entries to the Veterans Stand Down Office at 604 D St, Marysville, CA by 1:45 pm on Saturday, July 16th.
Cash prizes will be awarded for the judge's top pick. $50 cash will be awarded for 1st place and $25 for 2nd place in each category!! Entries need to be large enough portions for a minimum of 5 judges.
For more details about the Tasty Treat Competition, call Sapphire Marketing at (530) 763-5402 before Thursday, July 14th at 5 pm.