Strawberries could easily be the official snack of summer. Whether you love them smothered in sugar or as part of a tasty pastry, the plump red fruit is a favorite among both the young and the old, whether health-savvy or junk food junkies. And now, on Saturday, June 16th from 11am to 2pm, you can explore Depot Town and sample several strawberry-licious creations courtesy of several businesses in the Ypsilanti community as part of the Depot Town Strawberry Showcase.

Depot Town Farmer’s Market, Harvest Kitchen, Ypsi Food Co-Op, and The Corner Brewery will be serving a plethora of delectable, tasty treats such as strawberry shortcake, strawberry wine and strawberry cheesecake. If you visit each of these local businesses’ stands and receive a stamp, you’ll be entered to win a $25 gift certificate from each of them.

The best part of the Strawberry Showcase is that it is free fun for the whole family. So come enjoy the summer sun, the satisfaction of supporting several small businesses and the sweet, sweet taste of scrumptious strawberries. Your taste buds will thank you.