The Emmett Cherry Festival

June brings some great summer fun to the Boise, Idaho area and what better way to start the summer that with the family fun the Emmett Cherry Festival brings.

The Emmett Cherry Festival is one of the areas longest running festivals, celebrating the valley’s abundance of cherry’s since the 1930s. Traditionally running the second full week of June, The Emmett Cherry Festival is the Boise area’s kickoff to summer.

Locating just North of Boise, Idaho, Emmett is a treasure of Gem County.  Known as the “Valley of Plenty,” Emmett’s famous orchards are visited by locals and tourists alike. With many u-pick orchards as well as specialty food items featuring handpicked cherries, Emmett is a wonderful place to enjoy some fresh air, some great food, and a lovely picnic under a cherry tree. 

The Emmett Cherry Festival is no different. Inviting first-time tourists or long-time locals, the festival is an attraction worth seeing for everyone. Whether you come for some rides, to enjoy the parade, or have some of the delicious cherry desserts, you won’t be disappointed in this annual tradition. With concerts, carnivals, and kids’ activities, there is something for everyone at the Emmett Cherry Festival.

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