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Jersey County Apple Festival
Oct. 5, 2019, Jerseyville
The Jersey County Historical Society is celebrating the harvest season with its 39th annual Jersey County Apple Festival Oct. 5. To honor the long history of apple orchards in the region, the festival offers a wide variety of foods for visitors to sample, including locally grown apples, apple pies, cakes and fresh apple cider. Attendees of all ages will also enjoy musical entertainment, craft booths, a quilt raffle and a children’s play area with games, face painting, a bounce house and children’s activities.
The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Cheney Mansion in Jerseyville. To find more information, visit the Jersey County Historical Society on Facebook or call (618) 498-3514.