Thousands expected for Versailles Apple Festival
Fri, 30 Sep 2011 20:53:55 GMT —
They TMre getting ready for some Apple Jammin in Versailles.
The entire town transforms into a giant festival on Saturday with live music, a parade and of course apples.
The Versailles Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 32nd Annual Olde Tyme Apple Festival. This award-winning festival is enjoyed by thousands of people from across the state and beyond.
This year TMs theme is Apple Jammin. The festival offers something new this year with live music at five stages throughout Versailles.
Chamber President Jim Dykzeul said, We have mini-stages set up through the entire festival. We actually have five different bands playing all at one time with all different types of genre music. Our theme is music so we TMre running with it. It TMs going to be a beautiful day.
As the parade moves past the Versailles Courthouse Square, you can enjoy fresh apples, apple pie, apple sauce, apple juice and all kinds of good food.
Festival Organizer Fred Cadue said, It TMs going to be a wide variety of different floats with different people from different areas. It TMs just going to be beautiful. I think it TMs even going to be bigger than last year TMs.
Unlimited rides on a shuttle service are available for festival goers for only a dollar.
The festival kicks off Saturday at 6:30 a.m. with a pancake breakfast at the Versailles Westminster Presbyterian Church.