Our annual AppleGrass Festival will be here before we know it!
We will feature bluegrass music and arts and crafts representing the rural lifestyle.
If you or anybody you know is interested in being a vendor or playing music please contact the Orchard!

September 5 & 6

6th Annual AppleGrass Festival
Saturday:  6:00 Sandy Creek Pickers  7:30  Toasted Ponies

Sunday:  6:00 The Rivertown String Band  7:30  Four Mile Creek 
$10 for a ONE day pass or $15 for TWO day pass
Kids 12 & under free
Bring your lawn chairs, flashlights, sunscreen and bug spray, and enjoy the music! No pets, drugs, and alcohol allowed. Concessions and vendors available.

September 11-13
Fields of Flight Hot Air Balloon Festival

Friday, September 11
• 6:00pm Fun Flight
• 5:30-9:30pm Band: Mac & the Bulldogs
•Glow at Dusk
Saturday September 12 
• 7:00am Competition Flight 
• 5:30pm Competition Flight 
• 5:30-9:30pm Band: Travelin Light
•  Glow at Dusk
Sunday September 13
• 7:00am Competition Flight (Dawn - 7:00am)
Parking: $5 per car • Admission : $3 per person

September 19th & 20th
Midwest Winds Kitefliers

Fun and Kites- Come out and enjoy this GRAND Site, view Kites of all shape and sizes!

September 26th

Music by Skretta Ect.
Come out and enjoy this acoustic classic rock group that plays covers and originals inspired by that era.
Covers include songs from, but not limited to, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Bad Company, Beatles, Cars, Melencamp, Tom Petty, REM, & Zeppelin


Nothing's sweeter than a fresh red apple or juicy peach from your own backyard. Our Orchard's the next best thing. 

You're part of the local economy, so you understand how important it is to keep this city vibrant and moving forward. We're doing that, too!

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Come out and find the finest locally grown fruits and goods. You'll feel good about being part of something bigger.