Schedule of Events

ORCHARD EVENTS

  • Erickson Orchard & Country Store-Saturday & Sunday-9am to 5pm-Fun and games, music, tours, everything apple! Plus food, arts and crafts vendors!
  • Hauser’s Superior View Farm-Friday, Saturday, & Sunday—10am- 5pm-Enjoy festival food at the farm including smoked pork sandwiches with apple butter BBQ sauce, caramel apples, jam, apples, apple butter and NEW this Fall Apfelhaus Cidery —handcrafted hard cider—tasting daily!
    Saturday and Sunday Special Events—10 am-5 pm-Pony rides, hayrides, and free parking and free shuttles to and from downtown Bayfield.
  • FREE shuttles-Pick-up and drop off location in Bayfield is at the intersection of Front St. & Washington Ave.
    To and from Hauser’s Superior View Farm & Bayfield Winery-Saturday & Sunday-10:00am to 5pm
    To and from Legendary Waters Resort & Casino- Friday, Saturday & Sunday

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4

  • 10am to 3pm—Farmers’ Market-all local producers-S. First St., between Rittenhouse & Manypenny Ave.
  • Noon—Opening Proclamation by the Mayor-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • Noon to 2pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 3pm to 5pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5

  • 10am to 11am—Pipes and Drums of Thunder Bay Wakeup Concert-Port Superior Marina-1 mile south of Bayfield on Hwy. 13
  • 11am to 1pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 11am to 3pm—Bayfield Firemen’s Fish Fry-Bayfield Lakeside Pavilion
  • 1pm to 2pm—Apple Peeling Contest-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 2:30pm to 4:30pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 6:45pm—Apple Festival Queen Procession-Begins in front of the Old Rittenhouse Inn-Escorted by Pipes and Drums of Thunder Bay
  • 7pm—Coronation of the Apple Festival Queen-Bayfield Lakeside Pavilion

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6

  • 11am to 1pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 12:30pm to 12:45pm—Registration for the 2019 Apple Dumpling Gang-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 1pm—Introduction of the 2019 Apple Dumpling Gang-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 1pm—Kayak Demos by Trek & Trail-Rolls, rescues, and more-Memorial Park
  • 2pm to 3:30pm—Grand Parade with Mass Band Finale-Rittenhouse Ave.
  • 3:30pm to 5pm—Big Top Chautauqua’s Blue Canvas Orchestra-Live performance-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage
  • 5pm—Apple Festival Firemen’s Raffle Drawing-Essentia Health Grandstand Stage