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Apple Days


Fall in love with everything apple at our
5th Annual Apple Days
at the historic Burnside Plantation

You're Invited!

Don't miss fall family-fun activities including:

  • Apple Bobbing
  • Cooking & Colonial Demonstrations
  • Delicious Apple Desserts
  • Kids' Games
Apple Days Admission Web Feature
Apple Days Map Web Feature

Skip the lines and purchase your tickets in advance!
Tickets will be available to purchase day-of at the festival.

Weekend Activities

Saturday, September 8, 2018 Schedule of Activities

Community Stage

  • 10:30 AM: Project 3 Squared - Youth pop band
  • 12:00 PM: Doughnut-Eating Contest (sign up at Info booth)
  • 1:00 PM: Hometown Fiddlers
  • 2:00 PM: NEW Swingtime Dolls
  • 3:15 PM: Wildlands Conservancy Animal Presentation

Culinary Tent

  • 10:30 AM: The Yard Farmer with Amy Cook
  • 11:45 AM: Air-Fried Apple Slices with Williams Sonoma
  • 1:00 PM: Adult Culinary Contest
  • 2:15 PM: Colonial Shake'n'Make Butter

Ongoing Activities

  • Read to Dogs Program in Lower Haas Barn
  • Kids Pollinator Garden near the Haas Barn
  • Petting Zoo in the Paddock
  • Face Painting in the Crafter Village
  • Pie & Ice Cream in the Dessert Tent
  • Hard Cider & Wine in the Hard Cider Tent
  • Caramel Apples at the Hot Dog Tent
  • Plein Air Painters in the Upper Orchard

Ongoing Activities

  • Pony Rides in the Upper Meadow
  • Donkey-Drawn Wagon Rides in the Upper Meadow
  • Haybale Maze in the Upper Meadow
  • Meet the Kraussdale Alpacas in the Crafter Village by the Community Stage
  • Colonial Dress-Up & Games in the Paddock
  • Community Mural in the Paddock
  • Scavenger Hunt - Pick up at the Info Booth

Ongoing Demonstrations & Tours

  • House Tours - starts every 1/2 hour at the Farmhouse
  • Barn Tours - starts every 1/2 hour at the High Horse Power Wheel
  • Burnside Crafters in the Upper Johnson Barn
  • Colonial Cooking Demonstrations in the Summer Kitchen
  • Dimmick Colonial Garden Walkabout
  • Colonial Blacksmithing Demonstrations in the Upper Orchard
  • High Horse Power Wheel Demonstrations
  • Chair Caning near the High Horse Power Wheel
  • Mosaics Crafting in the Kids Club Tent
  • Wood Carving below the Paddock
  • Colonial Cider Press by the Lower Orchard
  • Plein-Air Painting in the Upper Orchard

Sunday, September 9, 2018 Schedule of Activities

Community Stage

  • 10:30 AM: Apple Days Bluegrass
  • 12:00 PM: Doughnut-Eating Contest (sign up at info booth)
  • 1:00 PM:  NEW Tap Ties
  • 2:00 PM: Billy Bauer Band

Culinary Tent

  • 10:30 AM: Mom's Apple Sauce Demo
  • 11:45 AM: Keystone Farm's Cheese Demo          
  • 1:00 PM: Kids 15 & Under Culinary Contest
  • 4 PM: Apple Cinnamon Pierogies Demo

Ongoing Activities

  • Read to Dogs Program in Lower Haas Barn
  • Kids Pollinator Garden near the Haas Barn
  • Petting Zoo in the Paddock
  • Face Painting in the Crafter Village
  • Pie & Ice Cream in the Dessert Tent
  • Hard Cider & Wine in the Hard Cider Tent
  • Caramel Apples at the Hot Dog Tent
  • Plein Air Painters in the Upper Orchard

Ongoing Activities

  • Pony Rides in the Upper Meadow
  • Donkey-Drawn Wagon Rides in the Upper Meadow
  • Haybale Maze in the Upper Meadow
  • Meet the Kraussdale Alpacas in the Crafter Village by the Community Stage
  • Colonial Dress-Up & Games in the Paddock
  • Community Mural in the Paddock
  • Scavenger Hunt - Pick up at the Info Booth

Ongoing Demonstrations & Tours

  • House Tours - starts every 1/2 hour at the Farmhouse
  • Barn Tours - starts every 1/2 hour at the High Horse Power Wheel
  • Burnside Crafters in the Upper Johnson Barn
  • Colonial Cooking Demonstrations in the Summer Kitchen
  • Dimmick Colonial Garden Walkabout
  • Colonial Blacksmithing Demonstrations in the Upper Orchard
  • High Horse Power Wheel Demonstrations
  • Chair Caning near the High Horse Power Wheel
  • Mosaics Crafting in the Kids Club Tent
  • Wood Carving below the Paddock
  • Colonial Cider Press by the Lower Orchard
  • Plein-Air Painting in the Upper Orchard
Trexler Trust Grant

This event is supported in part by
the Harry C. Trexler Trust grant.

2018 Apple Days Sponsors

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