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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

Applefest is upon us!

Come join in on the fun at La Crescent Applefest. Here you can find out the winners for the 2011 Weekend Events! Congrats to our Little Miss and Little King: 2011 Little Miss Riley Wiczek and Little King Mayes Boyer!

2011 Apple Cobbler Results

Thank You to everyone who came out to golf with us last Saturday! It was a great day, we appreciate the support from the community and hope everyone had a good time!   Championship Flight:   1st Place:  Josh Fruechte, Nick Fruechte, Drew Duggan, Terry Fruechte 2nd Place: Mike McDonough, Vicki Holst, Steve Muetzel, Jeff…

2011 Parade Lineup

Welcome to La Crescent Applefest!! Our Parade line up is attached to this post!! We look forward to welcoming you into our Beautiful City during our 61st La Crescent Applefestival this weekend! If you have any questions reguarding the Parade Lineup please contact our Parade Chair at 608-385-8878 View the parade line up by Number…

Golden Apple Medallion has been found!!

THE SEARCH IS OVER!! The Golden Apple Medallion has been FOUND!! 🙂 CONGRATULATIONS to Dan Coogan of La Crescent!! He found the Golden Apple Medallion Sunday morning in Vetsch Park on the !! If you head up North 2nd and into Vetsch park on the wood-chip path going directly up the hill, then continue up…

2011 Parade Marshal Announced!!

Announcing your 2011 Applefest Parade Marshal Chris Fortsch!! She is one of the hardest working fest volunteers and a true friend of fest! Congrats Chris!

2011 Apple Annie Winner!!

Congrats to our very talented 2011 Apple Annie Holly Schamens! What a great show! Congrats Holly and Welcome to the Applefest family!!

Our deepest condolences to the family of Jim Sauer

You were an inspiration to all and a great friend to Applefest. Jim Sauer wanted nothing more than to see his students involved. Teaching was his life, and the stage it played on for 44 years was Central High School. He spent summers planning curriculum. Lectures were interactive — sometimes unconventional — memorization techniques tossed…

Man and Woman Of the Year Nominations

Man adn Woman of the Year nominations are coming near… Each year, La Crescent Applefest Board awards 2 outstanding individuals in our area as Man and Woman of the Year. Recipients need to reside within the ISD #300, and must be involved in volunteering for the community. Nominee names are kept and voted on for…

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