Capital Region Apple Festival – Welcome fall with fine wine, fabulous food, family fun and specialty crafts … at the Capital Region Apple and Wine Festival, a local harvest celebration at the Altamont Fairgrounds. Browse through a juried craft show featuring the artistry of more than 100 unique crafters from throughout the Northeast.
Toast New York’s finest wineries and taste New York’s finest foods as you enjoy wine tastings and lectures, cooking demonstrations by the area’s top chefs and culinary experts, and a marketplace overflowing with Pride of NY specialty foods and baked goods. Kids will enjoy non-stop entertainment including a kids circus, haunted house, face and pumpkin painting, clowns, a stilt walker, juggler, pony rides and so much more! Over 50 acres of free parking.
Top 5 events to see at the festival:
- Wine Tasting,
- Car Show,
- Haunted House,
Capital Region Apple Festival dates: 9/13/2014 – 9/14/2014
Festival genre: Arts and craft festivals, beer or wine festivals
Expected Attendance: 14,000
5 words to describe this great event: Something for everyone
2013 Capital Region Apple and Wine Festival
The 21st Capital Region Apple Festival and Craft Fair is a highlight of the fall season and annually attracts 16,000 attendees from all over eastern New York, Vermont, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The show offers over 125 of the finest crafters and artisans from the northeast presenting a wide array of unique handmade crafts.
Along with a farmers market & bakery, a variety of entertainment for people of all ages, wine tasting and sales featuring Major New York State Wineries, Quilt Show and Sale, Car Show (Sunday Only) Haunted House, Face painting, clowns, stilt walker, pony rides, petting zoo, bounces, slides and so much more…there is something for everyone!
Name 5 of the top events to see at the Capital Region Apple Festival:
- Craft Show ,
- Wine Tasting & Sales,
- Haunted House,
- Car Show and
- farmers market.
Your top 5 best words to describe your festival or event?:
- great crafts
What type of festival is it? (festival genre): Food or wine
Address of festival:
Capital Region Apple Festival
129 Grand Street
Altamont, New York, 12009
Expected Attendance (optional): 14,000 – 16,000
Festival / event start date: 9/14/2013 to September 15, 2013
If you have a website, please enter it here (we appreaciate any links back to our website as well. hint, hint): www.appleandwinefestival.com
Openings for vendors still available to purchase?: Yes – some spots open but vendors are prohibited from sales using the festival name
Official Website: www.appleandwinefestival.com