The 2014 Hudson Valley Apple Festival will be held on the first weekend of Autumn in Germantown, New York..
On September 20, 2014, prepare for a day of old fashioned family fun including a Hayride, Wacky Apple Crate Derby, Wine and Craft Brew Tasting, Arts & Crafts Festival, Apple Baking Contest, Fireworks, Children's Activities, Food and FREE Entertainment at Palatine Park on Germantown’s Beautiful Palatine Park Road.
Please leave your pets comfortably at home, the events may be too much for those members of your family.
9 am Gates open. Admission is $5 for those 14 and older. Admission includes fireworks, children's activities, family hayride, haybale maze, apple crate derby, live music, Wild Goose Chase Border Collie Demo and much more.
No dogs please.
9 - 6 pm Craft, Food and Spirits Vendors open for business
9 - 6 pm Haybale Maze, Children's games, Face Painting
12 - 3:30 pm Live music by Anthony Michael, a saxophone-playing one-man band
9 - 4:00 Chainsaw Carver Aya Blaine carving sculptures for raffle : Dog & Eagle https://www.facebook.com/aya.blaine
9 - 11 am Wacky Apple Crate Derby Registration
11:00 am Baking Contest Entries are submitted at the Activity Building
11:30 am Mandatory Safety Meeting for Derby Drivers
12:00 pm Judging of Baking Contest and Winners announced
1- 5 pm Family Hayride through the park
1 pm Wild Goose Chase Border Collie Demonstration
2 pm Wacky Apple Crate Derby Race Begins on Palatine Park Road
3 pm Wild Goose Chase Border Collie Demonstration
4-7 pm Music by Southbound : https://www.facebook.com/southbound.ny
5:30 Raffle winner announced for chainsaw carvings of dog and eagle