Apple Butter Schedule

Festival schedule sponsored by Berkeley Springs Cottage Rentals 

Saturday, October 6, 2018
sponsored by WV Lottery

  • 9 amParade Sponsored by CNB Bank, Inc
    This year’s theme “Country Roads Take Me Home”.

Click Here for Parade Application

  • 10:30 amFESTIVAL BEGINS
    Voice of the Apple Butter Festival from the Bandstand: Jenna Hansroth
  • ALL DAY 
  • Free Accessible Shuttle!  during Festival Hours from Senior Life Services/U.S. Silica north of town to the Ice House and back again. Sponsored by First Energy Foundation/Potomac Edison and Panhandle Home Health.
    Parking by Boy Scout Troup 12.
  • Apple Butter Making in the square. You can stir!
  • Museum of the Berkeley Springs in the park. Sat & Sun 11am-4pm
  • Ice House—home of the Morgan Arts Council Independence & Mercer.
    Special gallery show: “Iceland in the Ice House” 11am-5pm
  • 11:00 amTurtle Race—conducted by the Boys and Girls Club, assemble at Courthouse.  Sponsored by B&E Services.
  • 11:00 amAnnounce Parade Winnersat the bandstand recognize Hall of Fame sponsored by Berkeley Springs Plant-U.S. Silica Company.
  • 11:30 am12:15 pm & 12:45-1:30 pm– Billy Thompson in concert at the bandstand.  WV’s premier rhythm and blues group. Sponsored by Caperton Furnitureworks.
  • 1:30-2pm—Bellysima Bellydancers.  At the courthouse.
  • 1:45 pmAnnounce Winners at the bandstand.  Bake Contests, conducted by the Morgan County CEOs and the turtle race.   Click Here for Baking Application
  • 2:00-2:45 pm & 3:15-4:00pmCarpenter Ants– in concert at the bandstand. Blues, funk and jazz. Sponsored by Riverbend Family Medicine.
  • 2:50 pmBeard And Mustache Contest–at the bandstand.  Beards have been judged annually since 1974.  Sponsored and Judged by Kesecker Realty Inc.
  • 5:00 pmFESTIVAL CLOSES

After hours fun:
Star Theatre — 8pm–“Operation Finale”
The Country Inn–Saturday 6-9pm Live Music with Matt Otis
Triple B Arena — Saturday–Haunted Hayrides –6:30-11pm

 

Sunday, October 7, 2018
sponsored by Travel Berkeley Springs.

We encourage you to worship at one of our many churches
 

  • NoonFESTIVAL BEGINS
    Voice of the Apple Butter Festival from the Bandstand: Jenna Hansroth.
  • ALL DAY 
  • Free Accessible Shuttle!  during Festival Hours from Senior Life Services/U.S. Silica north of town to the Ice House and back again. Sponsored by First Energy Foundation/Potomac Edison and Panhandle Home Health.
    Parking by Boy Scout Troup 12.
  • Apple Butter Making in the square. You can stir!
  • Museum of the Berkeley Springs in the park. Sun 11am-4pm
  • Ice House—home of the Morgan Arts Council Independence & Mercer.  Special gallery show “Iceland in the Ice House”
  • 1:00-2:00 pm- 2:45-4:00 pmMarv Ashby and High Octane– in concert at the bandstand.  Roots driven, no-holds barred progressive and traditional bluegrass. Sponsored by Blue Flame, Inc.
  • 1:15 pmEgg Toss
    Bring a partner & assemble at the bandstand. Eggs have been thrown since 1978.  Conducted and sponsored by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home.
  • 2:15 pmHog Calling Contest
    Contestants assemble at the bandstand. Junior and senior divisions. Beginners welcome.  Conducted since 1999. Event sponsored by Valley Health/War Memorial Hospital.
  • 4:15 pmApple Butter Quilt Drawing
    “Floral Seasons” stitched by Mary Roach. Tickets available at the Chamber of Commerce booth in the Park. Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Premier Homes.
  • 5:00 pmFESTIVAL CLOSES

 

46th annual APPLE BUTTER FESTIVAL
Saturday & Sunday, October 12 & 13,  2019

For more information about Apple Butter Festival, contact:

Chamber of Commerce
127 Fairfax St.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
304-258-3738
chamber@berkeleysprings.com