North Dakota’s State Fruit Is Celebrated At This Lively Summer Festival

North Dakota’s official state fruit is the chokecherry, and this festival is entirely dedicated to them. Visit the city of Williston and check out all the fun, entertainment, and — of course — chokecherry-related food and activities. It’s a family fun summer event to celebrate a special part of the Peace Garden State.

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The 13th Annual Chokecherry Festival will be held throughout Williston, North Dakota on Friday, August 9th and Saturday, August 10th, 2019. For more information about the festival, a full schedule, and more, visit this website.

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