ShopGive
2020 Events Postponed. Join us September 15-18, 2021. Click here to view the announcement.

For Kids

Monday, August 23, 2021 10:00AM - Wednesday, September 15, 2021 5:00PM

Apple Blossom Contest

The little sibling to the Prince & Princess Contest, it's open to children ages newborn (0) to four (4) years old.
Winners will be announced at the Opening Ceremony.
Monday, September 13, 2021 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Storytime with Captain Applesauce

Local children are invited to this special storytime at Sallie Logan Library with the one and only, Captain Applesauce. The Captain and his friends will be reading an Apple Festival-themed story. This event is open to the public.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 5:30PM - Saturday, September 18, 2021 10:30PM

Festival Funland

The Apple Festival Funland offers children and adults alike the opportunity to enjoy a traditional hometown carnival, including all the rides, food, and games you have come to know and love.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 6:00PM - Thursday, September 16, 2021 9:00PM

From Tree to Table

Meet the Jackson County Apple Growers, ask questions, and experience firsthand how they do their job.
Friday, September 17, 2021 3:30PM - 4:30PM

Children's Pet & Hobby Parade

Affectionately known as the "Kiddie Parade", children may participate in variety of ways.
Saturday, September 18, 2021 7:00AM - 10:00AM

Appletime 5K Walk/Run & Captain and Me Fun Run

Register online now! Registration Booth opens at 7:00 AM 5K Race steps off at 8:00 AM Fun Run Time and Course TBA
Saturday, September 18, 2021 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Grand Parade

The Apple Festival Grand Parade is one of the longest in Illinois with fire engines, marching bands, floats, visiting royalty, horses, and many other unique entries. Over 100 units make this parade truly GRAND and enjoyed by thousands of residents and visitors each year.
Saturday, September 18, 2021 3:00PM - 5:00PM

Kids Free Fair

Free games and activities available just for kids to enjoy.
Saturday, September 18, 2021 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Prince & Princess Contest

Open to children ages Five (5) to Nine (9) years old.
Winners will be announced before the Queen Pageant
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram