Category archive: Applefest News

The Brochure is here! The Brochure is here!

Yes,this year’s Applefest Brochure is here. You will find a full schedule as well as a downloadable brochure here.

Man and Woman of the Year Nominations

The deadline is fast approaching for the nominations of Man and Woman of the Year 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 and see credit go where it is deserved.

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. Applefest King Apple Parade Chair See our King Apple Parade page for more info.

Run to the Edge! Applefest Scenic 5K

Recognized in “Runner’s World” and “The Wall street Journal” for our challenging course, scenery and bag of local apples at the finish. Long-sleeve t-shirt, prize money and age group medals. Family friendly with all proceeds going toward two college scholarships and select charities. For more information and to register for this race please go directly…

Apple Cobbler Open

The course looks great this year! Includes 18 holes, cart, and lunch.  (Men, Women, Co-ed — All Ages Welcome!) See our Apple Cobbler Open golf page for more info.

Attention Little Miss & Little King Contestants

To ensure that your child and his/her picture is included in the Houston County News, applications must be submitted by the first Monday in September. Parent information letters will be emailed/mailed on the second Thursday in September. If you do not receive your letter within a few days of the mailing, please call 608-781-2500 during…

2014 King Apple Parade Lineup and Staging Map

The 2014 King Apple Parade Lineup and Staging Map is here. A staging map and alphabetical lineup is posted below for all groups and organizations participating in the King Apple Parade. This should help you find your staging location. If you get lost there will be a lot of volunteers you can ask. If you have any…

2014 King Apple Parade Results

Thank you to everyone to came to celebrate our 66th Applefest King Apple Parade. Band: Class A 1. Holmen 2. Winona 3. Onalaska Class B 1. West Salem 2. La Crescent Marching Lancers 3. Tomah Class C 1. Aquinas 2. Cashton 3. Luther Royalty 1. Oktoberfest 2. Vulcan Krewe 3. Mrs. Oktoberfest Commericial 1. Jerry…

2013 Parade Marshall-Very Well Deserving

Applefest is proud to announce our 2013 Parade Marshal Kevin Gittens!! Kevin has been a long time volunteer for fest and we thank him for all the years of hard work! Congrats, Kevin!

2013 Apple Annie Winner

Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate and kick off our Applefest Schedule. Last night at the La Crescent American Legion we had the honor to welcome Chandra Cox into our Applefest family as the 2013 Apple Annie. Your talent was remarkable!  

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