Blueberry Fest

Blueberry Fest

Did you know?


  • Blueberries are one of the only natural foods that are truly blue in color.
  • Because of the high amount of antioxidants in blueberries, it is thought that they may help prevent damage caused by cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer’s.
  • Michigan was the nation’s leading producer of cultivated blueberries in 2012. The state harvested 87 million pounds for the year. Other top states included Georgia, Oregon, Washington and New Jersey.
  • The perfect blueberry should be “dusty” in color. But, don’t wash off that “dust” until you’re ready to dig in.
  • Blueberries can be used as a natural food dye.

Try some of these delicious blueberry recipes

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