The Murphysboro Apple Festival Apple Blossom Contest is open to all children living in Jackson County, Illinois, ages newborn (0) to four (4) years of age. The winners will be announced during the Opening Ceremony. Parents will also have the option to ride with their child on the Apple Festival Trolley during the Grand Parade!
One boy and one girl will be announced as 2024 Apple Blossoms based on the highest number of votes.
Voting will begin TBA, and continue through, TBA You can VOTE ONLINE (COMING SOON!) or vote in person at the Murphysboro Apple Festival Office during regular business hours. 1 penny = 1 vote.
Click here to VOTE ONLINE COMING SOON!
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Voting: Apple Festival Office OR Online
Winners Announced: Appletime Stage at Opening Ceremony
In Person, Office Hours: TBA
Winners Announced: September 11, 2024 at 5:00pm
EVENT CHAIR: Autumn Allen
For more information or questions concerning the Apple Blossom Contest, please contact the Murphysboro Apple Festival Office.
The Murphysboro Apple Festival has implemented enhanced cleaning and sanitizing procedures and has added additional handwashing stations and sanitizing stations throughout the Festival grounds. Please follow all recommended guidelines while attending the Festival in order to keep it fun and safe for everyone!