Apple Festival Reduced to Two Days, Feature Limited Events

Apple Festival Reduced to Two Days, Feature Limited Events

MURPHYSBORO – The 69th Annual Apple Festival in Murphysboro will be held this September, but with precautionary measures in place.

According to an announcement on the festival’s Facebook page, the 2020 event will be shortened to two days, Sept. 18-19, and will feature limited events.

The Festival Committee worked with the Jackson County Health Department alongside many of the festival’s partners and providers to maintain the festival, keeping core traditions, and focusing on the safety and well-being of everyone involved.

For a full listing of events at this year’s festival plus events postponed until 2021, visit the Apple Festival’s Facebook page.