Festival Preview: Friday, July 28

Music on the Patio


  • Dip Your Own Dipper in the Bakery Cafe, 11am-1pm

  • Music on the Patio and FREE Dessert Buffet, 3pm-5pm

  • Cheesecake Games, 10am-4pm, including Face Painting, Spin & Win and more!

  • Cheesecake Competitive Summer Games PREVIEW, including Eli’s version of hockey!

  • Kids’ Corner and Crafts, including Chef Hat Decorating, Fan Decorating and Coloring Contest

  • Selfie Photo Booth

  • Meet and Greet Eli’s Big Slice Mascot, 10am-4pm

  • Save 20% on select frozen desserts all weekend long!


Fingerstyle Acoustic Guitarist Merv Collins will be performing on the Patio! He has been playing guitar for over 4 decades and is deeply into the world of fingerstyle guitar and a bit of guitar synthesis.