Getting Here

Legendary Waters Shuttle:

Friday-Sunday, 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Park at Legendary Waters Resort and Casino and take the shuttle down to Apple Festival!

 

Hauser's Shuttle:

Saturday - Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Park at Hauser's Superior View Farm and take the shuttle to Apple Festival!

 

BART Bus:

Saturday Only

Bay Area Rural Transit will provide a shuttle between Ashland, Washburn, and Bayfield on SATURDAY ONLY.

Please CLICK HERE for more information on pick-up, drop-off times and locations. 

 

Festival Parking 

Bodin Fisheries Parking Lot 

$10/ Vehicle to Park Close to the Action 

“Follow the Fish” signs along the Highway and detours and park one block away from the vendors and carnival rides at Bodin Fisheries. The parking lot is located along Wilson Avenue across from Bodin Fish House (208 Wilson Avenue.) 

 

Parking Lots Managed by the Bayfield School District Students 

$10/ Vehicle to Park 

All the money made goes to the Middle and High School Students at the Bayfield School District. 

- Bremer Bank Parking Lot 

- Core Community Resources Lot (Formerly Maggies: Base of Manypenny)

- Bayfield Lumber Yard Lot 

- City Boat Launch Lot (125 South First Street)

- Bayfield High School Parking Lot (300 N 4th Street)

 

Handicap Parking Lot 

On the corner of South 2nd Street and Manypenny Avenue 

Schedule of Events

Where: Bayfield Lakeside Pavilion - Pie Dropoff: 4-5 p.m. - Judging: 5 p.m. - Community Tasting: 6-8 p.m. - Bayfield's best bakers will try to win over the judges in this delicious competition for the best apple pie or apple dessert. The event kicks off the Apple Festival…

Start Time: 10am - Shop locally sourced produce at the Bayfield Apple Festival Farmer's Market located on First Street.

Start Time: Noon - Bayfield Mayor Gordon Ringberg kicks-off the weekend festivities by officially proclaiming it Apple Festival weekend in Bayfield.

Start time: 1pm - Try your hand at creating the longest apple peel! The winner gets the glory of wearing the honorary apple peeling campion hat and metal.

Procession: 6:45pm, Coronation: 7pm. Come meet the Apple Festival King at the King's Coronation. This long-standing tradition recognized a high school student with ties to the orchards. Pictured is Jake Hansen, 2022 Apple Festival King!

Start Time: 2pm - The Grand Parade closes out the weekend of festivities in Bayfield. This year we are proud to bring back The Pipes and Drums of Thunder Bay and the Mass Band, crowd favorites!

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, September 28

Apple Pie And Dessert Contest

Bayfield Lakeside Pavilion

3pm – 3:45pm: Pie/dessert Drop Off

4pm: Judging

5-8pm: Community Tasting

 

Thursday, October 6

4-9pm, Spectrum Carnival (Along Manypenny Avenue) 

 

Friday, October 7

10am-5pm, Food and Craft Vendors line the streets of Downtown Bayfield.

10am-3pm, Bayfield Farmer’s Market featuring all local producers along South First Street between Rittenhouse and Manypenny Avenue.

10:30am- Noon, Yazmine Bowers: Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

Noon-12:10, Mayor Proclamation: Memorial Park Gazebo

Noon-2pm, Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

12:30-2:30pm, Warren Nelson: Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

3-5pm, Hemma: Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

3-5pm, Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

4-9pm, Spectrum Carnival (Along Manypenny Avenue) 

 

Saturday, October 8

10am-11am - Pipes and Drums of Thunder Bay Wake Up Concert: Port Superior Marina (34480 Port Superior Rd. in Bayfield) 

10am-5pm, Food and Craft Vendors line the streets of Downtown Bayfield.

10:30am-Noon, Djanakey: Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

11am-1pm, Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

11am, Bayfield Firemen’s Fish Fry, Beer Garden and Live Music, Bayfield Lakeside Pavilion

Noon-9pm, Spectrum Carnival (Along Manypenny Avenue) 

12:30-2:30pm, Warren Nelson: Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

1-2pm, Apple Peeling Contest: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage

1-5pm, Red Cliff Drum and Dance: Along Broad Street outside the Legendary Waters Resort and Casino booth

2:30-4:30pm, Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

3-5pm, Sean and Ian Okamoto, Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

6:45pm. King Procession – Begins in front of Old Rittenhouse Inn

7:00pm – King Coronation – Memorial Park Gazebo (Rain Location: Lakeside Pavilion)

  

Sunday, October 9

10am-5pm, Food and Craft Vendors line the streets of Downtown Bayfield.

10:30am-12:30pm Warren Nelson, Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

11am-1pm, Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

Noon-6pm, Spectrum Carnival (Along Manypenny Avenue) 

2pm – Grand Parade

3-5pm, Kennedy and the Corruption, Memorial Park Gazebo (Concert By the Lake Sponsored by Memorial Medical Center) 

3:30pm-5pm Big Top Chautauqua: Essentia Health Grandstand Stage (North Second Street)

5pm – Firemen’s Raffle Drawing, Essentia Health Grandstand Stage