Join the fun this year at the Griggsville Apple Festival! With so many things to see and do, you’re sure to have a great time with your friends and family. Check out the schedule of events and information on how you too can join the fun!
Antique Tractor Pull : Saturday, Sept. 21 hosted by the Griggsville-Perry FFA at 1:30 pm. Unloading and registration is at Dunham’s lot along Hwy 107 across from the Western Illinois Fairgrounds. Registration begins at noon and will conclude by 1 pm. Entries will need 3 cards of the same information about the entry. Entries are welcome to unload any time that morning. TO help with planning, call Chris Miller, GP FFA advisor at 217-430-6970 with your entries or questions.
Apple Dynasty Beard Contest : Friday, September 19. Prizes will be given out for longest beard, bushiest beard and sexiest stubble. Also best overall voted on by crowd response. To enter, call Janice Sneeden at 217-833-2637 or register that night.
Apple Pie Baking Contest : Pies must be in Mick Webel’s Country Financial Insurance office by 9 am for judging on September 20. Pies will be judged on appearance as well as taste. There will be two divisions: Age 7-15 and 16 through adult. Cash prizes given in each division for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
Apple Festival Baby Contest : September 20 at 10:30 am. All babies 0-24 months of age are eligible to enter. The overall winners must be from the original Griggsville school district. Pre-register by calling Kara Wainman at 217-491-2836 or Rindi Bennett at 217-248-0301.