Friday, September 20

4:00 PM: Queen’s Tea at Skinner House

5:00 PM: Vendors and Food Stands Open

6:00 PM: Opening Ceremonies (Invocation by Peg Ratliff, Flag raising by Griggsville American Legion Post 213, and the National Anthem, performed by The Wade Sisters.)

6:00 PM: Boden Amusements carnival rides open

6:10 PM: Hourly Drawing

6:15 PM: Introduction of Queen Contestants and Presentation of the T-Shirt Sales Award

6:20 PM: Introduction of the 2019 Ladema Sappington Memorial Scholarship Winner

6:25 PM: Introduction of 2019 Friends of the Festival: Ronald & Carolyn Myers, and Richard & Gladys Ann Myers

6:40 PM: Little Miss Apple Blossom and Little Mr. Johnny Appleseed Contest (Angie Vinyard, Bobbi DeVine and Becky Turnage, Chairmen.)

7:10 PM: Hourly Drawing

7:15 PM: Queen Contestants Dance Routine

7:25 PM: Talent Show – Jr. Division (H. Todd Evans, Chairman.)

8:20 PM: Hourly Drawing

8:30 PM: Talent Show – Sr. Division

9:00 PM: Hourly Drawing

9:10 PM: Apple Festival Queen Pageant and Crowning Ceremonies (Jill Buchanan and Trena Martin, Chairmen.)

10:00 PM: Hourly Drawing

Saturday, September 21

8:00 AM: Registration opens for “Run Your Apple Off” 5K Race

9:00AM: Apple Festival Car Show Registration opens (Brett Shoemaker, Chairman.)

9:00AM: “Run Your Apple Off” 5K Race begins at northwest corner of square (Bunny Kennedy, Chairman.)

9:00AM: Decorated Cakes, Theme Baskets and Cookie Baskets displayed at Mick Webel’s Country Companies Office. (Mandy Daniels, Chairman.)

9:00AM: Apple Pie Baking Contest at Rumor’s Have It. (Enter through restaurant door on west side.) (Ashlyn Martin, Chairman.)

9:30AM-9:45AM: Kiddie Parade Registration

9:45AM: Judging for Kiddie Parade

10:00AM: Kiddie Parade. (Nicole Nash, Carla Sidwell, and Alicia Evans, chairmen.)

10:30AM: Baby Contest on stage. (Bethany Dunham, Chairman.)

11:00AM: Kids’ Games begin at North Pike Library. (Sarah Musgrave and Jessica Jones, Chairmen.)

12:00PM: Boden Amusements Carnival Rides open

1:30PM: FFA Tractor Parade. (Evan Sheppard, GPHS FFA Advisor, Chairman.)

2:00PM: Magnificent Mile Parade. (Jill Nicholson, Chairman.)

4:30PM (Approx.): Apple Pie Eating Contest on stage. (Jill Kunzeman, Chairman.)

5:00PM (Approx.): Presentation of parade trophies on stage.

6:00PM: Hourly Drawing

6:10PM: GPHS Cheerleaders Mini-Camp Performances

6:20PM: Introduction of 2019 Apple Festival and Perry Pioneer Day Royalty

6:30PM: Cake, Cookie Basket and winning Apple Pies Auction. (Mandy Daniels, Chairman.)

7:00PM: Hourly Drawing

7:15PM: Cake & Cookie Auction continues

8:00PM: Saturday Evening Entertainment, featuring musical group “Southern Rail”

9:00PM: Boden Amusements Carnival Rides will close.

10:00PM: Hourly Drawing/Grand Prize Drawing

Griggsville Apple Festival Parade

Sunday, September 22

11:00 AM: Community Church Service with musical group Liberty Christian Church Praise Group. (In case of rain, services will be held at the Griggsville Church of the Nazarene.)

12:00 PM: Tear down of stage and seating (All volunteers are welcome!)