The Seymour Apple Festival is an annual celebration just thirty miles from Springfield, Missouri. The festival is fun, family friendly, and admission is completely free.
The Seymour Apple Festival features over one hundred craft and other vendors. Live entertainment is featured nightly and is often Gospel or country music from multiple performers. Street dances are entertaining and lively, and the big parade featuring local floats is a favorite. Children will have a blast at the games, attending a fun puppet show or watching all the animals in the pet show. The Crowning of the Apple Princess is a highlight of the event, as well as the Johnny Appleseed Contest. Many apple themed contests abound including the apple pie baking contest and the world championship apple peeling contest. The festival often features a 5k run open to all visitors. Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged so guests can relax and enjoy the entire celebration. Festival food is available with all the vendor booths and they offer some tasty and amazing treats.
The Seymour Apple Festival is a one-of-a-kind apple celebration that is sure to bring a smile to every guests face. The three day event offers something for anyone and everyone to enjoy and is the prime opportunity to make wonderful memories. If you find yourself in Missouri, this festival simply can't be missed!