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48th Annual Apple Harvest Festival

September 30, October 1-2 & October 7-9, 2016

Best of Hartford Magazine 2016 Winner
Voted "Best Festival" and "Best Local Event"

Free Admission, Entertainment & Parking

Situated around the beautiful Southington Town Green, the Apple Harvest Festival is a family-oriented event which attracts an estimated 100,000 visitors annually. Over the course of two weekends each autumn, the festival offers a wide variety of live music & entertainment, food, contests, crafts, children's activities, carnival rides, and more. Also highlighted each year is our parade, the Arts & Crafts Show, and a spectacular evening fireworks display.

We invite you to join us in Southington this fall as we celebrate our festival's 48th year!

James N. Champagne
2016 Festival Coordinator


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2016 Festival Hours

Hours are subject to change based on weather conditions.

Friday, September 30
5 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, October 1
9 am - 9 pm (Fireworks at 9 pm)
Sunday, October 2
Noon - 7 pm (Parade at 2 pm)
Friday, October 7
5 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, October 8
9 am - 9 pm
Sunday, October 9
Noon* - 5 pm

*Arts & Crafts Show booths will open at 10:00 am on October 9th.


2016 Shuttle Bus Schedule

Saturday, October 1
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday, October 2
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 8
8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday, October 9
11:30 am - 5:30 pm

Shuttle buses are located at Southington High School, 720 Pleasant St. There is no shuttle bus service on Fridays.


No Dogs Allowed

Per Town Ordinance (Sec. 12-91), dogs are prohibited on the grounds during all Festival hours.

Police dogs and those certified for use by disabled persons are exempt.

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Contact Information

Committee Members

Apple Harvest Festival
P.O. Box 907
Southington, CT 06489

Phone: (860) 276-8461

Email: ahfestival@southington.org