The leaves are turning shades and the air is going crisp, which means it’s time to welcome in the magic of fall. Luckily, there is no better way to do so than attending the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce’s 36th Annual Apple Fest! This beloved community tradition is set to take place on Saturday, September 30th, and Sunday, October 1st, 2023, from 9am to 6pm on both days. So, mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and prepare for an autumn celebration like no other!
A Taste of Apple Heaven
At Apple Fest, you’ll be greeted by a bustling atmosphere filled with the tantalizing aroma of all things apple. Dozens of vendors from the community come together to offer a wide array of apple-inspired treats and goods. Whether you’re a fan of sweet or savory, there’s something here to satisfy every palate.
Indulge your taste buds with fresh-baked apple pies, crispy candy apples, and piping hot apple cider. Local food vendors like The Green Post, Hello Jasmine, Jerry’s, Lee Concessions, and Luciana’s Kitchen will be on hand to tantalize your taste buds with their delectable apple-themed dishes. It’s a culinary adventure you won’t want to miss!
Don’t forget to stock up on the essence of fall itself—apples! You can purchase a bushel of apples to take home with you, ensuring your kitchen is well-stocked for all your autumn baking endeavors.
Fun for Everyone
Apple Fest isn’t just about food—it’s a full-fledged family-friendly event that offers entertainment and activities for all ages. So, bring the little ones along and let the chaos ensue in the Kid Zone! A variety of children’s activities will be available throughout the day, from face painting to craft stations!
While you enjoy your apple treats and explore the vendor stalls, take a moment to relax in Giddings Plaza. Here, you can soak in the melodious tunes of local musicians, adding a harmonious touch to your Apple Fest experience.
Even the furry friends can get in on the festivities! If you’re a dog owner, don’t miss the pooch costume contest, where your four-legged companion can strut their stuff in their most adorable outfits for some delicious prizes.
An Autumn Extravaganza
With the 36th Annual Apple Fest, the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce invites you to celebrate the beauty of fall. This two-day extravaganza promises a delightful journey, family-friendly entertainment, and the warm sense of community that makes Lincoln Square shine. So, come one, come all, and embrace the spirit of autumn at Apple Fest!
Date: Saturday, September 30th & Sunday, October 1st, 2023
Time: 9am – 6pm on both days
Location: Lincoln Avenue between Lawrence & Sunnyside
Cost: $5 suggested donation