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2012 Applefest 5K Run/Walk

Just a friendly reminder the Applefest 5K Run/Walk is on Saturday September 15th at 8:30am instead of the printed time of 7:30am. Proceeds from this race will go to a variety of local charities and toward two college scholarships (one male and one female). For more information and to register for this race please go directly to:…

2012 Apple Annie Cabaret

Congrats to our 2012 Apple Annie Joan Waniger! Outstanding performance from Joan and all the Annie’s at the Cabaret!

2012 Parade Marshal Announcement

Congrats to our 2012 Parade Marshal Mike Doering!! He was awarded this honor at the Apple Annie Cabaret. We thank Mike for all his hard work and dedication to Fest!

Did you sign up for the Applefest Parade yet?

It’s not too late to get your application in.  Please contact us for further details.  We will be sending out Line-up numbers the first week of September. Tyler Miller Applefest King Apple Parade Chair 507-313-2294

2012 Man and Woman of the Year Nominations

The deadline is fast approaching for the nominations of the 2012 Man and Woman of the Year Award to be turned in. Do you know someone who is an outstanding citizen and does not get the recognition they deserve. Go to this website TODAY to nominate the outstanding citizen so they have a chance to…

2012 Brochure Cover Design Contest

Submit your Brochure Cover Design by April 15, 2012. Questions? Contact Lenys Hill at 608.397.9114 or

2nd Annual Spring Into Fest

La Crescent Applefest is sponsoring its 2nd Annual Spring into Fest. This is fun for all ages. Doors open at 3 with the new fest button unveiled. With a Cornhole Touramnet to follow the live music line up will be sure to keep you around into the evening. We welcome the community members and neighboring…

2011 People of the Year!

Congratulations to two individuals who serve their community in more ways than one: Man of the Year—Dan Heth Woman of the Year—Martha Meyer

2011 King Apple Parade Results

The La Crescent Apple Festival Board of Directors would like to THANK ALL the partipants in the 2011 King Apple Parade.  Each year, the King Apple parade is held on the Sunday of Applefest weekend at 1:00 PM in La Crescent, MN. Floats were judged in the following categories: Civic, Commercial, Youth, and Royalty.  To…

Congratulations to the 2011 Applefest Royalty

Applefest is proud to announce the following as the new 2011 royal court: Miss La Crescent — Anna Skemp 1st Princess — Annie Jackson 2nd Princess — Ellie Bergstedt

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