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Pick Blueberries Day

It's Pick Blueberries Day - head outdoors and fill up your basket with fresh, juicy berries to make delicious pies, jams, and more!
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July 10
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Get ready to celebrate Pick Blueberries Day on July 10! This day has been around for over 70 years, and is dedicated to the delicious, nutritious blueberry. It's a great time of year to get out in nature and enjoy some fresh air while picking these sweet, tart fruits. Blueberries have been a part of American cuisine since the early colonists first discovered them growing wild in the woods. Not only are they tasty and healthy, but they can also be used in a variety of recipes – from pies and muffins to jams and smoothies! So don't miss out on this opportunity to pick your own blueberries and make some yummy treats!

History of Pick Blueberries Day

Pick Blueberries Day Timeline

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1620s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Blueberries Discovery</div><div class='timeline-text'>Early colonists in North America discover wild blueberries.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1911</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Blueberries Cultivation Begins</div><div class='timeline-text'>Frederick Vernon Coville begins successful cultivation of blueberries, making them widely available.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1955</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>The Great Blueberry Boom</div><div class='timeline-text'>Popularity of blueberries skyrockets, leading to increase in blueberry farms across the U.S.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1999</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Health Benefits Revealed</div><div class='timeline-text'>Studies reveal health benefits of blueberries like high antioxidant value, cementing their status as a superfood.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2000</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Pick Blueberries Day</div><div class='timeline-text'>The inaugural 'Pick Blueberries Day' is celebrated, encouraging people to engage with nature and enjoy the fruits of their labour.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2016</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Blueberries Innovation</div><div class='timeline-text'>Blueberries continue to inspire new culinary inventions, including blueberry-infused craft beers and gourmet blueberry jellies.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate Pick Blueberries Day

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Pick your own blueberries</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Visit a local farm, or even a nearby park, and pick your own blueberries. Enjoy the fresh air and sunshine while you pick buckets full of the sweet, juicy berries.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Make blueberry jam</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Using the fresh blueberries you picked, make your own homemade jam. Enjoy the delicious jam on toast, in oatmeal, or on ice cream.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Bake a blueberry pie</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>What better way to celebrate Pick Blueberries Day than by baking a delicious blueberry pie? Make your own crust or buy one pre-made for an easy bake. Top with some homemade whipped cream for a special treat.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Create blueberry cocktails</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Make some delicious cocktails using fresh blueberries. Try a delicious Blueberry Margarita, Blueberry Mojito, or even a Blueberry Martini.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Freeze blueberries</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Pick extra blueberries and freeze them to enjoy later in the year. Frozen blueberries are great for adding to smoothies and baked goods.</p></div></div>

Why We Love Pick Blueberries Day

<div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>A</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Blueberries are nutritious</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Packed with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals, blueberries are an incredibly nutritious food. They can help reduce inflammation, lower cholesterol levels, and boost your immune system. Plus, they make for a delicious snack or dessert - who wouldn't love that?</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>B</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Blueberries support local farmers</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>By purchasing locally grown blueberries from local farms, you're doing your part to support small business owners and rural communities. Plus, you know you're getting the freshest and tastiest berries around!</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>C</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Blueberry picking is fun for the whole family</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>What better way to spend a day than picking fresh blueberries in a scenic and peaceful setting? It's the perfect activity for people of all ages. Plus, it's an opportunity to get outside, enjoy nature, and make lasting memories with your loved ones.</p></div></div>

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When is Pick Blueberries Day?

Pick Blueberries Day is celebrated on July 10 every year. In 2024, Pick Blueberries Day will occur on a Wednesday.

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