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Eat & Shop

Food in the Concession Area

(located on parking lot at the corner of South 13th & South Streets, directly south of REAL Church):

Hamp's Smoke-n-Q

Menu: Smoked BBQ Rib Tips, Pork, Beef Brisket, & Chicken; Gyro's; Polish Sausage; Burgers; Fish

Mama's (Cole's Concessions)

Menu: Deep Fried Philly Steak & Cheese Tacos; Philly Nachos; Taco in a Bag; Taco Salad; Ribeye Sandwiches; Giant Pork Tenderloin; Polish Sausage; Cheesy Taco Fries; Funnel Cake; Sugar Shells

The Burger Shack

Menu: Specialty Burgers Made to Order; 30+ Toppings; Horseshoe Sandwiches; Grilled Chicken; BLT; Chicken Strips; Fried Pickles; Fries & Onion Rings

S&S Concessions

Menu: Blooming Onions; Ribbon Fries; Funnel Cake; Texas Tenderloin; Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Corn Dogs; Lemon & Strawberry Shake-Ups; Nachos

H&R Concessions

Menu: Philly Steak & Cheese; Jumbo Bratwurst; Italian & Polish Sausage with Peppers & Onions; Ribeyes; Corn Dogs; Funnel Cake; Ribbon & Curly Fries; Lemon Shake-Ups

Chuck Wagon

Menu: Ribeye Steak Sandwich; Smoked Beef Brisket; Burger; Cheese Fries; Nachos; Hot Dog; Sweet Tea

Fight Like A Girl

Menu: Bacon-Wrapped Jumbo Corn Dog; Philly Steak & Cheese; Corn Dogs; Ribbon Fries; Fried Snickers & Oreos; Funnel Cakes; Lemon Shake-Ups

Bishop's Concessions

Menu: Hand Dipped Foot Long Corn Dogs; Funnel Cakes; Lemonade Shake-Ups; Nachos

M&P Concessions

Menu: Jumbo Corn Dogs; Polish Sausage; Elephant Ears; Funnel Cakes; Nachos; Strawberry, Orange, & Lemon Shake-ups

Sweet Shishkabob

Menu: Fruit Kabobs with Choice of Drizzle Topping - Milk Chocolate, White Chocolate, & Cinnamon Honey; 40 Below Joe Frozen Flavored Dairy-Free & Gluten-Free Coffee

Food Concessions near Arts & Crafts booths:

Pat's BBQ

Menu: Pulled Pork & Pulled Chicken BBQ Sandwiches; Loaded Baked Potato; Supreme BBQ Nachos


Appletime Emporium - Find all of your Apple Festival souvenirs in the Appletime Emporium! Sitting in the midst of the carnival area on South 13th Street just off of Walnut Street, you will find many items that will remind you of the great times had at the festival! Among the many items available are one-of-a-kind and limited edition t-shirts for the whole family, buttons, hats, Captain Applesauce memorabilia, and so much more.

Kiwanis General Store - The Kiwanis Club of Murphysboro has a long tradition of providing locally grown apples and cider during the Apple Festival. Located under the giant tent in the center of the concessions area, the General Store stocks plenty of apples of all varieties (single or by the bag), Gourmet Caramel Apples, Apple Butter, Apple Sauce, Apple Cider, Apple Cider & Apple Pie Smoothies, and Bagels with your choice of toppings. All items are locally grown or produced by the apple growers listed below. 

Visit our online shop →

Unique Shops of Murphysboro - A special sub-group of the Murphysboro Chamber of Commerce, the Unique Shops of Murphysboro includes a variety of businesses. Like their name states, these shops and restaurants provide products and services unique to our city. They regularly hold events throughout the year encouraging shoppers to stop in. For more information -
Current Directory: Unique Shops of Murphysboro
Facebook: Unique Shops Events Page

Visit an Apple Grower

Mileur Orchards

172 Mileur Orchard Rd
Murphysboro, Illinois


Rendleman Orchards

96080 State Highway 127 N.
Alto Pass, Illinois

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