2015 Apple Blossom Festival Schedule of Events

Date: May 11-17, 2015
Theme: Pirate Power
Queen’s Coronation Dinner: May 17, 2014
Grand Marshal: TBA

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Thursday May 7th
Payette Civic League Queen Coronation Dinner R & L Event Center 633 2nd Ave. South in Payette $15 a ticket, social hour: 6:30pm Dinner at 7:00. Tickets available contact Jamie White at 208-405-3177 or any Civic League member.

Monday May 11th
Museum opens at 8:30 am

Ice Cream Social - 6:30 to 8:00 pm Central Park under the Apple Blossom Event Tent. Ice cream and cookies served by the Apple Blossom Queen and Court. Entertainment provided by various dance groups and local talent. THIS IS A FREE EVENT
FOOD VENDORS ONLY WILL BE SETTING UP IN CENTRL PARK

Tuesday May 12th
Museum opens at 8:30 am

Apple Blossom Talent Show - 7:00 pm Payette High School Auditorium. Come down and enjoy all of our great local talent. Under the direction of Friday Musicale Club. Admission: $2.00 per adult, $1.00 for students, $5.00 for a family. Proceeds go to the Music Scholarship for our local students. Contact Ann Grief or Kathy Borgholthaus at 208-642-4161 if you have questions.

Family Movie Night - 8:30 pm at the Amphitheatre next to Payette Public Library in Central Park. Come enjoy a movie under the stars in Central Park. Under the direction of The Friends of the Payette Public Library. (more information to come) Food vendors will be setup in Central Park.

Wednesday May 13th
Greater Payette Area Chamber of Commerce Breakfast in the Park - 7:30 am to 10:30 am under the Apple Blossom Event Tent. Come enjoy breakfast in Central Park. (more information to come)

Museum opens at 8:30 am

Quilt Show at the Payette Public Library - 10:00am to 6:00pm at the Payette Public Library 24 S 10th Street. Sponsored by the Friends of the Payette Public Library

Arts and Craft vendors and Food vendors will be open in Central Park from 11:00 to 9:30. Contact Jody Henderson at 208-989-0197

Pretty Baby Contest - Registration starts at 5:30 pm at the Apple Blossom Event Tent in Central Park. Contest begins at 6:00 pm $5.00 entry fee. There will be 3 age groups birth to 1 year, 1 to 2 years, 3 to 4 years. Categories are; “Prettiest Eyes”, “Rowdiest Hair”, “Best Dimples”, and “Judge’s Choice”. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for each category and age group. Sponsored by The PHS Pi-Rettes Dance Team. Prizes Courtesy of Apple Blossom Festival Committee.

The Gong Show - On the Apple Blossom Stage in Central Park. Registration starts at 5:30 event starts at 6:30. Two classes youth and adult. Cash prizes for 1st,2nd, and 3rd place in each class provided by Apple Blossom Festival Committee. Bring your talent, you never know what the judges will like or what will get you booed off stage!!! IT WILL BE LOTS OF FUN!!!!

Thursday May 14th
Museum opens at 8:30 am

Quilt Show at the Payette Public Library - 10:00am to 7:00pm at the Payette Public Library 24 S 10th Street. Sponsored by the Friends of the Payette Public Library

Arts and Craft vendors and Food vendors will be open in Central Park from 11:00 to 10:30 Contact Jody Henderson at 208-989-0197

Carnival opens at 5:00 in Kiwanis Park

Live Music on the Apple Blossom Stage in Central Park 7:30pm to 10:30pm featuring Buckin Country

Beer Garden opens 6:00pm. Sponsored by Meechan’s Restaurant and Bar

Friday May 15th
Museum opens at 8:30 am

Quilt Show at the Payette Public Library - 10:00am to 7:00pm at the Payette Public Library 24 S 10th Street. Sponsored by the Friends of the Payette Public Library

Arts and Craft vendors and Food vendors will be open in Central Park from 11:00 to 10:30 Contact Jody Henderson at 208-989-0197

Carnival opens at 5:00 in Kiwanis Park

Beer Garden opens 6:00pm. Sponsored by Meechan’s Restaurant and Bar

Live Music on the Apple Blossom Stage in Central Park 6:30pm to 10:30pm featuring Elvis Impersonator Stacey Wayne from 6:30pm to 7:30pm, and The Emily Stanton Band from 7:30 to 10:30pm.

Saturday May 16th
Run-Walk to the Cross - Sponsored by Payette Cross Committee and Payette Ministerial Committee. Pre-register or Register 7:00am to 8:15am at the Payette Middle School. Registration fee and/or donation accepted for the support of the “Cross”.

Museum opens at 10:00 am

Quilt Show at the Payette Public Library - 10:00am to 7:00pm at the Payette Public Library 24 S 10th Street. Sponsored by the Friends of the Payette Public Library

Arts and Craft vendors and Food vendors will be open in Central Park from 9:00am to 10:30pm Contact Jody Henderson at 208-989-0197

Rods of Ages Car Show - Registration begins at 8:00am. Location: 815 1st Ave. South. All day event! Come and enjoy the beautiful cars!

Carnival opens at 12:00am in Kiwanis Park

Apple Blossom Festival Parade - Begins at 12:00PM Theme: Pirate Power

Patrick’s Pub BBQ and Pie Sale - In front of Patrick’s Pub. Serving chorizos, hamburgers, and hotdogs. Proceeds will benefit a fundraiser.

Live Music on the Apple Blossom Stage in Central Park immediately following the parade and all afternoon. Jerry and the Dreambenders take the stage at 7:30-10:30.

Apple Blossom Finale Fireworks Display - Hosted by the Payette Fire Department, sponsored by Payette Apple Blossom Committee and Paradise Amusements. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the fun at the football field with a grand fireworks display set to music. To enjoy the FULL experience of this please join us at the Payette High School football field!!!

Sunday May 17
Carnival opens at 12:00pm-9:00pm

ENJOY THE RIDES!!!!

PLEASE ENJOY THE EVENTS!!! WE DO ASK THAT YOU NOT BRING YOUR PETS TO ANY OF THE EVENTS!!!!

THANK YOU FOR BEING A PART OF THE PAYETTE APPLE BLOSSOM FESTIVAL!!!!!

APPLE BLOSSOM FESTIVAL COMMITTEE
Twana Morin, President -- 208-739-3905
Kathy Clements, Vice President -- 208-989-7160
Linda Williams, Secretary -- 208-741-5204
Jody Henderson, Coordinator -- 208-989-0197

Applications
Craft Vendor Application
Food Vendor Packet
Talent Show Application