A ‘Silver Screen’ success


A look back at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival in pictures

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Morgan Alexander performs on the levee stage as the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival kicked-off Friday evening in Troy.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Brayden Walker gestures after eating a strawberry pie following the boys 6 and 7 year-old heat of the pie eating contest Saturday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Participants of the Shortcake Special Run takeoff from the start line along Riverside Drive Sunday during the Troy Strawberry Festival.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Jacob Jones, 6, of Piqua, competes in the Super Kids event Sunday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. It was Jones’ first ever competition.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News A flood of festival-goers flock to the streets and levee in Troy during the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Owen Poeppelman, 6, performs “Fast” by Luke Bryan for judges and festival-goers on the levee stage during the Little Miss and Mr. Strawberry Pageant Saturday at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. Poeppelman, who is the son of Brian and Cheryl Poeppelman, of Troy, won Little Mr. Strawberry during the contest.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Shane Carter, left, (2), a 2005 Troy High School graduate, runs the ball around Piqua during an Troy alumni football game Friday at Troy Memorial Stadium during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Troy Strawberry Festival General Chairman Matt Watkins takes a break from eating strawberry pie while festival queen Sierra Simon, center, along with first attendant is Natalie Rocke, right, and second attendant Randi Frazier, look on during the pie eating contest on the levee Saturday in Troy.


Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Morgan Alexander performs on the levee stage as the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival kicked-off Friday evening in Troy.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Brayden Walker gestures after eating a strawberry pie following the boys 6 and 7 year-old heat of the pie eating contest Saturday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Participants of the Shortcake Special Run takeoff from the start line along Riverside Drive Sunday during the Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Jacob Jones, 6, of Piqua, competes in the Super Kids event Sunday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. It was Jones’ first ever competition.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

A flood of festival-goers flock to the streets and levee in Troy during the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Owen Poeppelman, 6, performs “Fast” by Luke Bryan for judges and festival-goers on the levee stage during the Little Miss and Mr. Strawberry Pageant Saturday at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. Poeppelman, who is the son of Brian and Cheryl Poeppelman, of Troy, won Little Mr. Strawberry during the contest.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Shane Carter, left, (2), a 2005 Troy High School graduate, runs the ball around Piqua during an Troy alumni football game Friday at Troy Memorial Stadium during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News

Troy Strawberry Festival General Chairman Matt Watkins takes a break from eating strawberry pie while festival queen Sierra Simon, center, along with first attendant is Natalie Rocke, right, and second attendant Randi Frazier, look on during the pie eating contest on the levee Saturday in Troy.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Morgan Alexander performs on the levee stage as the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival kicked-off Friday evening in Troy.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170602aw_MorganAlexander_0494.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Morgan Alexander performs on the levee stage as the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival kicked-off Friday evening in Troy.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Brayden Walker gestures after eating a strawberry pie following the boys 6 and 7 year-old heat of the pie eating contest Saturday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170603aw_TSF_Pie_0685.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Brayden Walker gestures after eating a strawberry pie following the boys 6 and 7 year-old heat of the pie eating contest Saturday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Participants of the Shortcake Special Run takeoff from the start line along Riverside Drive Sunday during the Troy Strawberry Festival.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170604aw_TSF_Shortcake_0289-1.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Participants of the Shortcake Special Run takeoff from the start line along Riverside Drive Sunday during the Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Jacob Jones, 6, of Piqua, competes in the Super Kids event Sunday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. It was Jones’ first ever competition.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170604aw_TSF_Super_Kids.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Jacob Jones, 6, of Piqua, competes in the Super Kids event Sunday during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. It was Jones’ first ever competition.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News A flood of festival-goers flock to the streets and levee in Troy during the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170603aw_TSF_Crowd_0801.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News A flood of festival-goers flock to the streets and levee in Troy during the 41st anniversary of the Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Owen Poeppelman, 6, performs “Fast” by Luke Bryan for judges and festival-goers on the levee stage during the Little Miss and Mr. Strawberry Pageant Saturday at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. Poeppelman, who is the son of Brian and Cheryl Poeppelman, of Troy, won Little Mr. Strawberry during the contest.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170603aw_TSF_LittleMr_0723.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Owen Poeppelman, 6, performs “Fast” by Luke Bryan for judges and festival-goers on the levee stage during the Little Miss and Mr. Strawberry Pageant Saturday at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival. Poeppelman, who is the son of Brian and Cheryl Poeppelman, of Troy, won Little Mr. Strawberry during the contest.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Shane Carter, left, (2), a 2005 Troy High School graduate, runs the ball around Piqua during an Troy alumni football game Friday at Troy Memorial Stadium during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170602aw_TSF_Football_0558.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Shane Carter, left, (2), a 2005 Troy High School graduate, runs the ball around Piqua during an Troy alumni football game Friday at Troy Memorial Stadium during the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival.

Anthony Weber | Troy Daily News Troy Strawberry Festival General Chairman Matt Watkins takes a break from eating strawberry pie while festival queen Sierra Simon, center, along with first attendant is Natalie Rocke, right, and second attendant Randi Frazier, look on during the pie eating contest on the levee Saturday in Troy.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_170603aw_TSF_Watkins_2938-1.jpgAnthony Weber | Troy Daily News Troy Strawberry Festival General Chairman Matt Watkins takes a break from eating strawberry pie while festival queen Sierra Simon, center, along with first attendant is Natalie Rocke, right, and second attendant Randi Frazier, look on during the pie eating contest on the levee Saturday in Troy.

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A look back at the 2017 Troy Strawberry Festival in pictures