Schedule

Festival schedule sponsored by Berkeley Springs Cottage Rentals

 

Saturday, October 11, 2014
sponsored by WV Lottery.
 

  • 9 amParade (Sponored by CNB Bank, Inc.)
    2014 Parade ThemeCelebrate Old and New

Click Here for Parade Application

  • 10:30 amFESTIVAL BEGINS
    Voice of the Apple Butter Festival from the Bandstand: Jeanne Mozier.
  • ALL DAY
  • Ride The Trolley! Free trolley ride from parking at US Silica north of town to the Ice House and back. During festival hours both days. The trolley is sponsored by FirstEnergy Foundation.
    Trolley parking with Boy Scout Troop 12 sponsored by the Berkeley Springs American Legion Auxiliary Unit 60.
  • Apple Butter Making in the square. You can stir!
  • Guided Tours—Museum of the Berkeley Springs in the park. Sat Noon, 2 and 4 pm; Sun 2 pm
  • Environmental Row—fun and educational nature info on East Independence Street. Sponsored by Mountain View Solar.
  • Ice House—home of the Morgan Arts Council Independence & Mercer.
    11 am-5 pm - Special exhibit.
  • 11:00 amTurtle Race—conducted by the Boys and Girls Club, assemble at Courthouse.  Sponsored by B&E Services.
  • 11:00 amAnnounce Parade Winnersat the bandstand recognize Hall of Fame sponsored by Berkeley Springs Plant-U.S. Silica Company also turtle race winners.
  • 11:30 am12:15 pm & 12:45-1:30 pm-- Springfield Exit in concert at the bandstand.  Sponsored by City National Bank.
  • 1:45 pmAnnounce Winners at the bandstand. Apple Butter and Bake Contests, conducted by the Morgan County CEOs.

Click Here for Baking Application

  • 2:00-2:45 pmCritton Hollow String Band-- in concert at the bandstand. Sponsored by Gat Creek.
  • 2:50 pmBeard And Mustache Contest
    at the bandstand.  Beards have been judged annually since 1974.  Sponsored by War Memorial Hospital.
  • 3:15-4:00 pmTBA in concert at the bandstand. Sponsored by Gat Creek.
  • 4:30pm—Rubber Duck Race at the springs channel.  Conducted by and benefits Boys & Girls Club.
  • 5:00 pmFESTIVAL CLOSES

Sunday, October 12, 2014
sponsored by CNB Bank and WV Lottery.


We encourage you to worship at one of our many churches

  • NoonFESTIVAL BEGINS
    Voice of the Apple Butter Festival from the Bandstand: Jeanne Mozier.
  • ALL DAY
  • Ride the trolley! Free trolley ride from parking at US Silica north of town to the Ice House and back. During festival hours both days. The trolley is sponsored by FirstEnergy Foundation.
    Trolley parking with Boy Scout Troop 12 sponsored by the Berkeley Springs American Legion Auxiliary Unit 60.
  • Apple Butter Making in the square. You can stir!
  • Guided Tours—Museum of the Berkeley Springs in the park. Sat 11:30 am, 1:30 and 3:30 pm; Sun 1:30 and 2:45 pm
  • Environmental Row—fun and educational nature info on East Independence Street. Sponsored by Mountain View Solar.
  • Ice House—home of the Morgan Arts Council Independence & Mercer.
    Special art exhibit—11 am-5 pm
  • 1:00-2:00 pm- 2:45-4:00 pmMarv Ashby and High Octane-- in concert at the bandstand.  Sponsored by Hahn and Nelson Family Medicine & Atasia Spa
  • 1:15 pmEgg Toss
    Bring a partner & assemble at the bandstand. Eggs have been thrown since 1978.  Conducted and sponsored by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home.
  • 2:15 pmHog Calling Contest
    Contestants assemble at the bandstand. Junior and senior divisions. Beginners welcome.  Conducted since 1999. Event sponsored by BB&T Bank.
  • 4:15 pmApple Butter Quilt Drawing
    "Baroque Star" stitched by Rika Bennett is her 22nd festival quilt. Tickets available at the Chamber of Commerce booth in the Park. Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Premier Homes.
  • 5:00 pmFESTIVAL CLOSES

42nd annual APPLE BUTTER FESTIVAL
Saturday & Sunday, October 10 & 11,  2015

For more information about Apple Butter Festival, contact:

Chamber of Commerce
127 Fairfax St.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
304-258-3738
beth@berkeleysprings.com