2022 SCHEDULE

We strive to provide accurate information.  Our schedule is subject to change without notice.  This was updated 05/8/22. 

PRE-FESTIVAL EVENTS

SUNDAY, OCT 2nd

4:00 p.m.          Little Apple Dumpling King & Queen

                           Rehearsal

                           Depot Main Stage

5:00 p.m.          Apple Butter Junior Miss Pageant 

                           Rehearsal

                           DEPOT MAIN STAGE

                         

 

 

WEDNESDAY, OCT 5th

3:00-7:00 p.m.  Quilt Show entries received

                                                                     Salem Depot

4:00 p.m.      Apple Butter and Apple Pie Judging                                                                        (closed to public)

6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  ALL APPLE BUTTER AND APPLE PIE CONTEST ENTRIES MUST BE CLAIMED

Salem City Hall

 

 

 

FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES 

THURSDAY, OCT 6th

9:30-11:00 a.m.  Quilt Show Entries Received

Salem Depot

12 noon - Closing                            Festival Booths open

11:30 a.m.        Quilt Show judging     (closed to public)

12 noon            Salem Elementary                Main Stage

2:00 p.m.  Horseshoe Tournament    next o Summit Bank

​2:00-7:30 p.m.  Quilt Show                           Salem Depot

4:00 p.m.     Little Apple Dumpling Pageant    Main Stage

Announcement of Baby Appleseed and

Tiny Appleseed Photo Contest winners

5:00 p.m.  Junior Miss Pageant                      Main Stage

6:00 – 8:00 p.m                         .Bingo                Pavilion

FEATURE ENTERTAINMENT - MAIN STAGE

6:30 p.m.              Presentation of Festival Royalty

8:00 p.m.              Feature Entertainment TBD

                                                          

SUNDAY, OCT 9th

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.               Car Show Registration

                            Upper parking lot at Salem University

12 noon - 5:00 p.m.                      Festival Booths open

12 noon   Registration for Bicycle Poker Ride  Salem Depot area

12:30 - 3:30 p.m.  Car Show  Upper parking lot at Salem University

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.                             Bicycle Poker Ride

FEATURE ENTERTAINMENT - MAIN STAGE

1:00 p.m.                                          TBD

2:00 p.m.                                          TBD

3:00 p.m.                                          TBD

4:00 p.m.                                          TBD                                                             

 

Drawings and Announcements  (following entertainment)

5:00 p.m. Festival closes

FRIDAY, OCT 7th
SATURDAY, OCT 8th

12  noon - Closing                    Festival Booths open

12  noon                  Salem Elementary      Main Stage

1 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.    Quilt Show               Salem Depot

5:00 p.m.                 Pet Show-Off Registration 

                                                       Pavilion Stage Area

5:30 p.m.                 Pet Show Off        Pavilion Stage

5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.    Bingo                    Pavilion

FEATURE ENTERTAINMENT - MAIN STAGE

6:00 p.m.                 TBD                                   

7:00 p.m.                 TBD                            

9:00 p.m.                 TBD                   

         

7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Late registration for 5K Run

     East Resources Building, Flinderation Road

9:00 a.m.                Sam Warner Memorial 5K Run

10:00 a.m. - Closing:                  Festival Booths open

10:00 a.m.-1 noon       Quilt Show         Salem Depot

10:00 a.m.   Greased Pig Contest

                                        Lot behind Salem Post Office

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Talent Show Registration

                                                         Beside Main Stage

12:00 noon Festival/SIU Homecoming Parade

                                                                     Main Street

1:00 p.m. Entertainment  TBD                 Main Stage

1:00-4:00 p.m.      Quilt Show                Salem Depot

2:00 p.m.               Talent Show               Main Stage

2:00 p.m.    Celebrity Auction             Pavilion Stage

2:00 p.m.   Corn Hole Tournament

   by Salem Lions Club, Cornerstone Bank Lot

1:30 – 4:30 p.m.                       Bingo            Pavilion

4:00-5:00 p.m.     QUILTS MUST BE CLAIMED

                                                           Salem Depot

6:00-8:00 p.m.                            Bingo           Pavilion

FEATURE ENTERTAINMENT - MAIN STAGE

7:00 p.m.                               TBD

9:00 p.m.                                  TBD

  FIREWORKS - Sponsored by City of Salem

​                  Immediately following entertainment