42nd Annual

2020 Brookston Apple Popcorn Festival Cancelled


Bobbing for Apples
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The 2020 Apple Popcorn Festival is Cancelled due to COVID-19

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COVID-19 Notes: 2020 Apple Popcorn Festival Canceled After consulting with insurance, medical, and legal advisers the committee has come to the decision that the Apple Popcorn Festival must not be held this year given the current status of the COVID-19 virus. We look forward to having the festival in 2021.

(Booth and Food Vendors: Your space rent will be carried over to next year's event. If you would prefer a refund, please email us at: Shelleychristopher@comcast.net)

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 run, apple bobbing, prince and princess contest, hula hoop contest, jump rope contest, bubble gum blowing contest, water balloon toss, pizza eating contest, frisbee dogs, apple dessert contest, art show, men's leg contest, book sale at the Brookston library.

2019 will be the 42nd annual Brookston Apple Popcorn Festival. It will be on Saturday, September 19th, 7 am-6 pm. This is a free event.

Golf carts are allowed in Brookston without having to have a permit from the town the day of the event ONLY. No four-wheelers, Gators, Rangers or ATV's are allowed. No golf carts are allowed in the festival area. Golf carts must have insurance.

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:.

 


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Contacts:

Food or Craft Vendors: Shelley Christopher - 765-563-3770

 

Applications and Entry Forms for 2020

There is no 2020 Craft Booth Reservation (PDF format)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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