These Small Towns Are Totally Obsessed With Fruit

  • These Small Towns Are Totally Obsessed With Fruit

    It’s great to be a cute small town. It’s even greater to be a cute small town that’s blessed with the bounty of a singular bodacious fruit.

    Here are ten “world capitals” of fruit across the USA, representing the best small towns where, at one magical time of the year, all things fruit reign and local festivals celebrate their abundant, sun-kissed harvests kick up in high gear.

    Courtesy of Tangipahoa Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau

  • Strawberries

    WHERE:

    Courtesy of Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival

  • Blueberries

    WHERE:

    Courtesy of Concepts Advertising and Mazzeo Studio

  • Blackberries and Marionberries

    WHERE:

    Blackberry Jam Festival/Facebook

  • Cherries

    WHERE:

    Courtesy of Seaquist Orchards Farm Market

  • Peaches

    WHERE:

    Jennifer Helifrich/Faith Smith

  • Raspberries

    WHERE:

    Both Photos Courtesy of Lynden Chamber of Commerce

  • Prickly Pear

    WHERE:

    My Name (CC BY 2.0)/Flickr

  • Key Limes

    WHERE:

    Key Lime Festival

  • Apricots

    WHERE:

    Randy Sawyer-Photo Unique Photography/Patterson Apricot Fiesta

  • Watermelon

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    Courtesy of Cordele-Crisp Chamber of Commerce

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