Two all-American favorites play center stage on a day brimming with
activities, including: over 200 craft booths, contests, entertainment,
music & a great variety of food booths. There are yard sales
galore all through town. Brookston's annual festival takes
place the third Saturday in September. This is the time to celebrate
the local harvest, rich with apples and popcorn. Come with your
friends and family and enjoy the day.
There are many of activities for kids and adults all day long, including: pancake & sausage breakfast at the firehouse, family entertainment on the stage, 5K, 10K & fun run, apple bobbing, big wheel race, nail driving, prince and princess contest, hula hoop contest, jump rope contest, bubble gum blowing contest, water balloon toss, pizza eating contest, car show, frisbee dogs, apple dessert contest, art show, photo show, men's leg contest, book sale at the Brookston library.
2013 will be the 35th annual Brookston Apple Popcorn Festival. It is scheduled for Saturday, September 21st, 7 am-6 pm. It is a free event.
Handicapped Parking is available close to the heart of the event, between Second and Third Streets. Enter from the north. All paved surface from parking area on in is easily negotiated with a wheelchair or rascal-type vehicle. Wheelchair-accessable washrooms are conveniently located near the center of the event and ample portable toilets are situated in convenient locations.
Brookston is located 13 miles north of Lafayette, Indiana, on State Road 43. Here is a map of the Brookston area:.
View Larger Map
Contacts:Advertising and General Questions: Melissa Summers - 765-563-1022
Booth Vendors: Shelley Christopher - 765-563-3770
Entertainment: Howie Clark - 765-563-3210
5 & 10K Run: Floyd Garrott - 765-563-3135
Fitness Run (6th grade and under): Autum Jones-Meadors - 765-563-3135
Prince and Princess Contest: Pat Fountain - 765-563-3135
Apple Dessert Contest: Kim Robinson - 765-563-7377
Car Show: John Fesler - firstname.lastname@example.org
All Applications for 2013 Apple Popcorn Festival events will appear here as soon as they become available - stay tuned!
2013 Craft Booth Reservation (PDF format) -- if you wish to get a space for next year's festival.
Copyright 2012 DCWI, Brookston Apple Popcorn Festival Incorporated
(Brookston Apple Popcorn Festival Incorporated is a 501c4 corporation.
Contributions may be tax deductible. Consult your tax professional.)
Design and storage courtesy of
DCWI & Dave's Computer World