The Northeast\'s extraordinary craft show will feature over 350 artisans and crafters, variety of foods, multi-exhibits, country apple gift shop, apple fritters and cider. Rides and games add to the festivities. It's all about the apple & is just minutes from Syracuse.
The high quality of the exhibitors, uniqueness of products offered, and diversity make the Apple Fest a hit for everyone! Visitors attend every year from all parts of New York and even New England, while crafters and artisans from numerous states display their wares. This small community has grown accustomed to having 90,000 visitors every Columbus Day weekend.
Cider Mill: Cider is pressed in an antique cider press while you watch. You can even participate! A unique hands-on experience for the youngsters. Free cider samples.
Country Apple Gift Shop: Many lovely apple related gifts: Festival T-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, hand crafted pottery. Candles, ornaments and many more decorative items can be found. Gift shop is located in the large red building facing Rt 20.
Apples & Cider: Apples by the peck or by the pound along with fresh cider sold in pints, quarts or gallons. We can be found at three different locations. One is in front of the large red building facing Rt 20, another is at the west end of the food court building (Look for the red building with the large apple on top) and our third location is in the apple sales building located just past the entrance gate on your way back to the parking lot.
Midway: Rides and games for the young and young at heart. It\'s easy to find. Just look for the ferris wheel towering over the tents.
Crafts: Close to 500 skilled craftsmen displaying their wares under 1500 running feet of colorful tents. All crafters are juried so the quality is always remarkable. All crafter spots are sold out each year. You will be sure of finding a unique and amazing selection of items.
Kountry Kitchen: Apple related dessert items are always available. Texas French Toast and sausage breakfasts are served daily. The Kitchen is located behind the Donuts N\' Dumplins Barn.
Donuts N\' Dumplins: Fresh apple cider donuts made on the premise with our own machines. We also make dumplings, apple pie, apple turnovers, hot mulled cider and cold cider! It\'s fresh, it\'s delicious and you know you love these treats!
Festival Food Court: Only our own local civic organizations may serve food at the Apple Festival. They do so with great community spirit and pride! A wide variety of foods are available to tickle you palettes!
Event/Application Rules & RegulationsCommon Rules Selected:
Include a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope with enough postage for the jury materials you are sending to be returned to you. Spots are assigned prior to show based by promoter. Held Rain or Shine! Overnight Security Provided. No vendor may sell any soft drinks, name brand drinks, or bottled water. Trash must be removed from your space to provided receptacles. No Gas Generators. No Early Packup Allowed. Vehicle must be parked in designated areas. Standard Rules:
All work and displays must stay within designated space.
No boxes, extra merchandise or debris should be visible.
Spot area must be kept clean throughout the event and be left spotless afterwards.
No soliciting, approaching patrons, or distribution of advertising material outside of booth area.
All vendors must have a state sales tax license. Vendors are responsible for collecting and remitting all sales tax.
Event Quality Level Determining Flags:
A single-person or more panel lightly screens slides or photos.
All items must be hand made or embelished.
All product types to be sold must be listed on application. Determined Quality Level: 4
quality levels explained