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It’s the best time of year for those seeking autumn beauty and fall festivals, it’s Bayfield Apple Festival time! The Bayfield Chamber & Visitors Bureau and its stakeholders are excited to invite you to one of “Wisconsin’s Best Festivals,” coined by Wisconsin Trails Magazine. Enjoy food and craft vendors all weekend long, live music from Big Top Chautauqua's Blue Canvas Orchestra and other area musicians at Memorial Park Gazebo for Concerts by the Lake. Don't miss the crowning of the Apple Festival Queen and/or King, the Spectrum Carnival and the Grand Parade down historic Rittenhouse Avenue on Sunday to wrap up the weekend's events! 

60th Annual Bayfield Apple Festival

Celebrate the fall harvest with us in Bayfield Wisconsin!  Enjoy various apple orchard events and tours, and come downtown for live music, food and craft vendors and the Spectrum Carnival.  

Can't join us this year?  We hope to see you next year, October 6, 7, and 8, 2023!  

Check out all the events happening over the weekend including the Apple Peeling Contest, King/Queen Coronation, and the Grand Parade!

Enjoy festival food at the farm including smoked pork sandwiches with apple butter BBQ sauce, caramel apples, jam, apples, apple butter and Apfelhaus Cidery. Handcrafted hard cider and tasting daily! Also grab a famous Apple Pie Square from The Town of Russel’s Pie Stand! It will be at the orchard…

Head up to Erickson Orchard and Country Store for fun for everyone! Take a hay ride, and check out the orchard maze for the kids! See a special performance from Native Dancers on Saturday morning starting at 10:30 a.m. and live music on Saturday from the Nicolet Dropouts starting at noon. Enjoy a…

Check out the Farm Store filled with locally made goodies including, but not limited to, fresh and sustainably made apple cider, hard cider, granola, jams, jellies, butters, and fruit mustards and apple brats! Self-guided orchard tours with five butterfly houses. Walk through the cider house and see…

Rabideaux Orchard be selling fresh apples, apple cider, baked goods, apple brats both at the orchard and downtown and fresh apples! Apple Varieties include Cortland, McIntosh, Honeycrisp and Honeygolds, pears. Honey and maple syrup also available.

Open Friday, 1pm-5:30pm, Saturday and Sunday, 8am-5:30pm. Enjoy apples, apple cider, squash, garlic jams and jellies along with other locally grown treats. Talk to the owners about organic farming and alternative energy!