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Griggsville Apple Festival

September 16, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - September 18, 2022 @ 4:00 pm


4:00 pm: Tea for Queen Candidates at the Skinner House.

5:00 pm: Vendors open for business

6:00 pm: Invocation, Rev Rob Roper, Griggsville United Methodist Church

6:05 pm: Flag Raising by Griggsville American Legion Post 213. National Anthem sung by The Wade Sisters

6:10 pm: Hourly Drawing

6:15 pm: Introduction of Queen Candidates

6:20 pm: Ladema Sappington Memorial Scholarship Award Presentation

6:25 pm: Introduction of the Griggsville Apple Festival Friends of the Festival, Lew and Donna Wade

6:40 pm: Johnny Appleseed and Apple Blossom Contest

7:10 pm: Hourly Drawing

7:15 pm: Queen Contestants Dance

7:25 pm: Music Trivia Contest

8:20 pm: Hourly Drawing

8:30 pm:  Music Trivia Contest

9:00 pm: Hourly Drawing

9:10 pm: Queen Pageant and Crowning of 2021 Queen

10:00 pm: Hourly Drawing – to include all unclaimed prizes from the evening


Craft & Flea Market all day Saturday

9:00 am: Car and Antique Tractor Show Registration

9:00 am: Decorated Cakes, theme baskets and Cookie Baskets at Mick Webel’s Country Companies Office

9:00 am : Apple Pie Baking Contest registration at Rumors Have It – enter through restaurant door on the west side.

9:30-9:45 am: Registration for Kiddie Parade

9:45-10:00 am: Kiddie parade judging

10:00 am: Kiddie Parade

10:30 am: Baby Contest on stage.

11:00 am: Children’s Games

12:00 pm: Judging of the Apple Pie Contest Begins

1:30 pm: Tractor Parade

2:00 pm: MAGNIFICENT MILE PARADE                       

4:30 pm: Griggsville Boy Scouts Soapbox Derby at the northwest corner of the square

4:30 pm: Apple Pie eating contest on stage

5:00 pm: Presentation of Parade Trophies on Stage

6:00 pm: Hourly Drawing

6:10 pm: Mini Cheer camp performance led by the GPHS Cheerleaders

6:20 pm: Introductions of the 2021 Apple Festival Queen Royalty

6:30 pm: Cake, Cookie Basket, and Winning Apple Pies Auction,

7:00 pm: Hourly Drawing

7:15 pm: Auction Continues

8:00 pm: Entertainment by Trixx

9:00 pm: Hourly Drawing

9:15 pm: Entertainment by Trixx continues

10:00 pm: Grand Drawings


11:00 A.M.: Community Church Services on the stage, on the square. (In case of rain, services will be held at the Griggsville United Methodist Church)

MUSIC BY  Liberty Christian Church Praise Group


September 16, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
September 18, 2022 @ 4:00 pm


Griggsville, IL 62340 + Google Map