The 24th Annual Apple Festival, sponsored by the South Britain Congregational Church, 693 South Britain Road, Southbury CT, will be held on Saturday, September 23 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. One of the highlights of the Festival will be sale of homemade apple pies made by the members of the church. Other homemade baked goods will also be available. The luncheon will feature BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, hamburgers, sandwiches and apple crisp and pumpkin pie for dessert. Vegetarian gluten-free food will be offered as well. An outdoor snack bar will be available for the occasional hunger breaks and will feature apple cider donuts, gourmet caramel apples, and apple dumplings. Hot dogs will also be available.
The festival will include many family-friendly events to help guests enjoy the celebration.
The White Elephant room always has treasures for the bargain hunter. The Country Store will feature hand-crafted bird houses, apples and cider. Other booths and activities include a Book Room, a ladies Accessories Room, Jewelry Boutique, Mainly Men Shop, and the ever-popular Pick-A-Prize. The Silent Auction will feature specialty items on which to bid. Local arts and crafts vendors will be selling items as well.