2017 Festival Theme: "Rooted in Tradition"

Full Schedule of 2017 ABF Events

The list of events for the 85th year will be updated soon.

Valley Vines – Tasting Event

Saturday, April 29, 2017 6pm - 9pm

Location: Wolfville Farmer's Market

A wine pairing night like no others! Get a taste of what Nova Scotia has to offer with Valley Vines! Featuring 100% Nova Scotian wines and foods.

Tickets:
$35 in advance (Click here for tickets)
$40 at the door
Includes:
6 wine pairings – with purchase of additional pairing tickets available
Souvenir wine glass

Wineries so far:
-Red Barn
-Planters Ridge
-Benjamin Bridge
-St-Famille

Food Vendors so far:
– Meadowbrook Meat Market
-Den’s Fudge

Want to be a vendor? We would love to have you! Contact info@appleblossom.com ATTN: Katie Godon.

Apple Blossom Market

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 4pm - 7pm

Location: Wolfville Farmer's Market

Join us for your mid-week top up of groceries with products from all product categories, while this week enjoying your $10 Market Supper with all the regular deliciousness plus some added apple-inspired foods on the menu. We will of course be adding apple to your complimentary serving of salad with maple dressing and you can delight in Apple Blossom Bouquets at your table. There will be a hands on grafting demonstration with Lee Gillespie of Gillespie Farms and at 6 pm Richard Hennigar will offer a talk and demo on apple tree pruning.

Opening Ceremonies

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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Blossom Brew Night

Thursday, May 25, 2017 5pm - 9pm

Location: Wolfville Farmer's Market

Get a taste of what the valley has to offer with local beer, ciders and spirits!

$25 in advance (On sale soon)
$35 at the door

Tickets Include:
6 drink tickets
Souviner Glass

Vendors so far:
Still Fired Distilleries
School House Brewery
Roof Hound Brewing Co.
Meander River Farm Brewery

Want to be a vendor for this event? We would love to have you! Contact info@appleblossom.com ATTN: Katie Godon.

Valley Tea

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Location: Aylesford Fire Hall, 1083 Park Street, Aylesford, NS

Coronation of Annapolisa LXXXV

Friday, May 26, 2017 7:15pm

Location: Acadia University Convocation Hall

89.3 K-Rock Birthday Bash & ABF Fireworks

Friday, May 26, 2017

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Apple Blossom Fun Run & Fitness Fair

Saturday, May 27, 2017 8am - 11am

Location: TBA

The Fitness Fair will be back once again and we are proud to say we will be bringing back the Apple Blossom Fun Run, which was once a traditional event! There will be a 1k and 5k event.

 

Registration begins at 7am

Warm-up at 7:45am

Run begins at 8:00am

Fitness Fair will be open from 8am – 11am

Want to be a vendor for this event? We would love to have you! Contact info@appleblossom.com ATTN: Katie Godon.

Children’s Parade

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Location:

Grand Street Parade

Saturday, May 27, 2017 1:00pm

Location: New Minas, NS

Valley Tour

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Location: