Guide to WA’s Apple Blossom Festival
The Washington State Apple Blossom Festival, established in 1919, is celebrated each year during the last weekend in April and the first weekend in May. There’s lots happening in Wenatchee and Mason, WA during apple blossom season!
Opening day is Thursday, April 26 at 11:00am with a food fair and live music starting at 1:00pm. Each day, through Sunday, May 6, there will be live entertainment, a carnival at Wenatchee Riverfront Park, food booths, and more.
There will be a special, FREE concert from country recording artist Matt Kennon LIVE on Monday, April 30 at 6:30pm in Wenatchee’s Memorial Park. Matt’s singles “You Had to Pick on Me” and “The Call” are available on iTunes.
On Friday, May 4 starting at 6:30pm there will be a classic car show and parade through downtown Wenatchee. And it’s the first ever “Blossom & Brews” Beer Garden in Memorial Park on Friday, May 4 from 4:00pm – 10pm & Saturday, May 5 from 1:00pm – 10:00pm. Or you may prefer Wine-Apple-OOSA on Saturday, May 5 from 1:00pm -5:00pm for Wenatchee Wine Country wines.
Each weekend of the festival will also be filled with kids’ activities, parades, music and festivities. Find out more information on the website, http://www.appleblossom.org.
Then, beginning on Friday, May 11 and running through Saturday, May 12, the city of Manson, WA will hold their Apple Blossom festival. The Lake Chelan area will be celebrating with a fun run, parade, quilt show, food booths and more.
There’s more information on the website, http://www.lakechelan.com.