The Apple Festival is held annually, the third weekend in October, and attracts more than 30,000 visitors each year. The Apple Festival is a non-profit, self sustaining, family oriented festival that is: Safe, friendly, entertaining and appealing to all age groups, and is committed to being a drug and alcohol free festival.
The Festival consists of over 200 booths. Craft booths are juried to ensure quality merchandise, selling handcrafted, hand-embellished arts and crafts items. Food booths offer a large variety of choices.
Entertainment consists of; Music, kid's games, carnival-type rides and clowns.
The Festival has activities for all age groups; The Apple Run 5K, 10K, and Kid's runs, plus the 2-mile walk on Saturday morning, and the Annual Fat Tire Classic Mountain Bike Race on Sunday morning. The Fat Tire Classic is a challenging and scenic 7-mile mountain ride for adults, with a well-supervised and easier course for children.
Free parking is available at the Rodeo Grounds, with free shuttle service, compliments of Eagle Mountain Casino, to and from the downtown area.