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Rhubarb Fest returns Saturday

From the safety of his mother Lindi Steffes’ arms, Teak Steffes, 2, reaches out to give Rhubarbara a high five at the CHUM Rhubarb Festival in 2014. File / News Tribune

The annual Rhubarb Fest, a street party filled with rhubarb-ian fare, is from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at 11th Ave. E. and London Road.

In the past, the free fest has featured rhubarb bars, rhubarb pies, rhubarb lemonade, rhubarb sausages, rhubarb relish and more. Also: Live music, the potential for a poem, crafts and a mega-rhubarb mascot named Rhubarbara.

The CHUM event is free and open to the public.