The Florida Strawberry Festival is proud to introduce the newly crowned Queen & Court: Queen Jessi Rae Varnum, First Maid Lindsey English and Court Members Macaley Barrow and Kallee Cook. Queen Jessi Rae’s mother, Kay Newsome Varnum, was crowned Queen in 1985. She and Jessi Rae are now the second mother-daughter pair to have served as queen. The Queen and Court will reign over the 79th Annual Florida Strawberry Festival which will be held February 27th through March 9th. Congratulations, ladies!