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2013 Theme: Planting Seeds for Tomorrow



Schedule subject to change. Last updated on September 10, 2013

Saturday, August 24, 2013

  • 9:00AM - 11:30AM Queen's Tea at the home of Judy Jo and David Phillips, 6211 Country Club Road, Murphysboro, IL. 

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Monday, September 9, 2013

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

  • 7:00 AM Appletime Prayer Breakfast at Davis-McCann Center sponsored by St. Joseph Memorial Hospital/SIH and Murphysboro Ministerial Alliance
  • 10:00 AM Historic Liberty Theater opens sponsored by Building Services Supply Company-1926 and 1938 Movies of Murphysboro shown at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM
  • 11:00 AM Kiwanis Appletime General Store opens
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM & 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Appletime Bakery, south 13th Street
  • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Appletime Information Booth, 13th and Walnut
  • 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Appletime Cider Wagon, south 13th Street
  • 5:15 PM Opening Ceremony at Appletime Stage featuring the song "Appletime" written by 1960 MTHS graduate Thomas Tierney
  • 5:30 PM Festival Funland opens, sponsored by WINI
  • 5:00 - 9:00 PM Logan Museum Exhibit Silent Witness to History: Murphysboro's City Cemetery -  at the Murphysboro Event Center
  • 5:30 PM Appletime Stage - Knights of Columbus Council #988 Blue Grass Mass Band - Gospel Warm-up
  • 6:00 PM Apple Blossoms Awards presented at Appletime Stage sponsored by PLP Battery Supply
  • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Appletime Stage - Appletime Gospel Sing featuring music from Murphysboro Churches, sponsored by WXAN
  • 7:00 PM Window Display Awards presented at Appletime Stage sponsored by A & W Plumbing and Heating
  • 10:00 PM Closing
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Friday, September 13, 2013
Saturday, September 14, 2013

Appletime Stage sponsored by

The First Bank and Trust Company of Murphysboro



The Apple Festival Committee would like to extend our gratitude to the Humbert Rogers Trust Fund for the continued support of the Murphysboro Apple Festival.

Whimsey Photography is the official photographer for the 2013 Murphysboro Apple Festival!

2013 Official Providers
17th Street Bar and Grill 

Auffenberg of Carbondale
Capital Supply Company
City of Murphysboro

Clarke CPA & Consulting LTD
CWI of Illinois
Davis-McCann Center

Distinctive Flooring
Elm Street Baptist Church
First Baptist Church
Gloria Jean's Coffees
Jackson County Historical Society
Kinkaid Marina
Kroger Company
Mileur Orchards
Murphysboro Chiropractic Clinic
Murphysboro Firefighters Local 3042
Neal Tire and Auto Service
Regions Bank
Sallie Logan Public Library
Wright Do It Center

Future Apple Festival Dates:
Wednesday, September 10 through Saturday, September 13, 2014.
Wednesday, September 16 through Saturday, September 19, 2015.
Wednesday, September 14 through Saturday, September 17, 2016.

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