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Josie Lentini, left, 6. of Smithtown, and her (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Josie Lentini, left, 6. of Smithtown, and her sister Angelina, 8, work on their strawberry drink at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

Mattituck Lions Strawberry Festival

Just in time for the 58th annual Mattituck Lions Club Strawberry Festival, a long spell of stormy weather is broken. Festival visitors celebrate Father's Day weekend and the North Fork strawberry harvest with midway rides, arts and crafts vendors, live music -- and strawberry shortcake, natch.

Avery Messana, 3, of Rocky Point, rides a
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Avery Messana, 3, of Rocky Point, rides a pony at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival as her mom, Jennifer, watches over her. (June 16, 2012)

Joanne Altritt, of Yonkers, with the star attraction
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Joanne Altritt, of Yonkers, with the star attraction of the Mattituck festival and fundraiser: strawberries. (June 16, 2012)

Katherine Fritz and her daughter, Isabel, 13, dive
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Katherine Fritz and her daughter, Isabel, 13, dive into the strawberry shortcake at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

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Daniella Ricci, of Rocky Point, and her daughter
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Daniella Ricci, of Rocky Point, and her daughter Lyla, 1, try out the slide at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

Josie Lentini, left, 6. of Smithtown, and her
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Josie Lentini, left, 6. of Smithtown, and her sister Angelina, 8, work on their strawberry drink at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

Julie Dunn, of Connecticut, and her daughter Chloe,
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Julie Dunn, of Connecticut, and her daughter Chloe, 14 months, race to the next activity at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

Yelana Qureshi introduces James, Debbie and Noah, 1,
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Yelana Qureshi introduces James, Debbie and Noah, 1, of Medford, to a piglet at the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

Rebecca Dickerson, 11, of Southold, gets one of
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Rebecca Dickerson, 11, of Southold, gets one of the best views of the Mattituck Strawberry Festival. (June 16, 2012)

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