Event Registration for Raspberry Festival at the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude in Cottonwood, Idaho

Raspberry Festival Events    

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PHOTO  Raspberry Festival attracts more than 3,000 visitors each year who come to eat, play and shop.


Arts & Crafts Fair
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Arts & Crafts Fair, which runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., is a highlight of the family-focused Raspberry Festival. Every year, more than 3,000 attendees shop at the event for unique, handmade crafts and gifts.

Vendors are responsible for their own tables and tents and are asked not to sell bread or raspberry products, as those are specialty items sold by the Benedictine Sisters. Each year, a limited batch of raspberry wine is crafted exclusively for the festival; as well as homemade raspberry jam, vinegar, popcorn, shortcake and more. Register now...

Fun Run & Walk
8 to 10 a.m.
A 10K Fun Run and 5K Run/Walk kicks off the day of family fun at the Raspberry Festival. Beginning at 8 a.m. in front of the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude, the course follows an out-and-back route on a quiet, paved country road. The stretch offers views of the Seven Devils mountains, Salmon River breaks, Gospel-Hump Wilderness Area and the Camas Prairie, making the Raspberry Festival Fun Run one of the most scenic running/walking events in Idaho.

Water and refreshments are provided and showers are available at the nearby Prairie High School gym. Registered runners and walkers receive a commemorative T-shirt. Prizes are awarded in each race for the following age categories: 10 and under, 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70 and 71+. All participants are also entered into a drawing. Register now...


Quilt Show

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Sisters of the Monastery of St. Gertrude are hosting a QUILT SHOW in conjunction with the 21st Annual Raspberry Festival. You are invited to participate as an exhibitor, attendee, or both! The QUILT SHOW will be held on the Monastery campus in our Spirit Center. Please note that all proceeds collected for exhibitor and attendee fees directly benefit the Historical Museum of St. Gertrude. Register now...

Each year a limited batch of raspberry wine is crafted for the festival. Try it with a loaf of the Benedictine Sisters' freshly baked bread!For more information about Raspberry Festival events, please contact Carolyn Radakovich, Raspberry Festival Chairperson, at 208.962.5063 or [email protected].

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