October 5 & 6, 2019 AND October 12 & 13, 2019 AND October 19 & 20, 2019
10:00 AM – 4:30 PM Daily
Free Admission / Free Parking
Rain or Shine
Band performing October 12, 2019: Blue Ridge Thunder
Cloggers performing on October 12, 2019: Hi Horse Cloggers
Well behaved dogs on a leash are welcome to attend the festival!
Come and see nature’s way of blanketing the mountains with stunning color during the month of October. Enjoy fun filled days complete with good Food and Entertainment including Bluegrass Music, over 70 Arts and Crafts Vendors, Hayrides, Hay Mountain, Hay Maze, Moon Bounce and Horseback & Pony Rides. Experience the days of yesteryear watching apple butter being cooked in kettles over and open fire. APPLES are available at the Festival Area and at the Graves Mountain Farm Packing Shed. Stop by Graves Mountain Farm and visit the animals.
Food – Food – Food – Food – Food
Lunch is served in the festival area and reservations are not required. Home cooked meals will be served in the covered picnic pavilion each Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 AM – 4:30 PM or as long as the food stores hold out! The menu will be: Brunswick Stew, Cornbread, Apple Butter, Applesauce and Apple Cider AND Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Pork Barbecue, French Fries, Apple Pie….
Also sold at places other than the main food line:
Funnel Cakes, Apple Butter Donuts, Fried Apple Slices, Apple Cinnamon Ice Cream, Soft Serve Ice Cream, Apple Pies, Pork Rinds, Kettle Corn, Apple Slices with Caramel Sauce and more!!!
Varieties include: Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Stayman, York, Winesap, Mutsu, Fuji, Granny Smith, Rome, and Empire. Apples that have been pre-picked will be available at our Festival Area.
At our Packing Shed, located in Syria, across the street from Syria Mercantile, you can also select pre-picked apples to suit your tastes or purchase pumpkins, gourds, Apple Butter & apple cider. We also offer a large selection of our preserves and condiments. For more information contact the packing shed at 540-923-4638
For more information, please give us a call at 540-923-4231 OR email [email protected]!! Hope to see you soon!!