The Twenty Ninth Annual Cornish Apple Festival

Each year, this FREE last Saturday in September in the center of Cornish village in historic Thompson Park and features more than this season’s apples, freshly pressed cider and other apple products from local vendors.

Apple Festival visitors can also enjoy shopping in the many antique and crafts stores that line the Main, High and Maple streets of Cornish. Shopping is also available at near by town of Limerick, South Hiram, Porter, and Parsonsfield.

Come early and stay awhile! The Cornish area provides several options for overnight stays and activities to choose from. See Dining & Lodging listings on this Web site.

Admission to the Cornish Apple Festival is FREE.

The festival is outside and will take place in rain or shine. The Cornish Apple Festival is an annual event sponsored by the Cornish Association of Businesses (CAB), a non-profit organization of Cornish business owners who volunteer their time to promote general business and community welfare in Cornish.

VENDOR NEWS: Thank you for coming this year and we hope you did well!

2018 Cornish Apple Festival was a great success!

THANK YOU to all CAB and non-CAB members who volunteered their time to make this event possible! Without you, this wonderful community event would not happen!

CAB would like to thank local businesses and this year’s vendors for their generous raffle donations!

Thank you to the Cornish Volunteer Fire Department for placing and removing the barricades.
Thank you Gurly Antique Shows for coordinating the free shuttle bus and parking at the Cornish Fairgrounds.
Thank you to the Cornish Community for their patience and support!
Thank you to the Apple Festival Committees’ Chairs for a job well done:
  • Apple Festival Coordinator: Scott Rowley
  • Entertainment: Laurie Carr
  • CAB Booth: John Dubious
  • Vendors: Patty Rowley
  • Apple Pie Contest: Theresa Harrigan
  • Utilities: Patrick Harrigan
  • Sacopee Valley EMT for staying for the day

This will be the last year that Scott and Patty Rowley will be the lead chairs for this festival. Please welcome our new lead chair Heather Newman of The Local Gear!

Scenes From 2018 Festival:



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*Activities, vendors and event times may change without notice.

For more information and to share your thoughts contact:
Heather Newman of The Local Gear, Cornish Apple Festival Chair