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Virtue Cider 4th Annual Apple Fest

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Virtue Cider 4th Annual Apple Fest

September 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Apple Fest is a one-day festival of all things celebrating the apple harvest in Southwest Michigan. Virtue Cider will host a day of programming including a pig roast by Lillie’s Q, live music curated by Chicago music venue the Hideout, and much more.

Apple Fest programming:

  • Lillie’s Q Pig Roast – featuring the debut of the Virtue Cider x Lillie’s Q barbecue sauce
  • Live music curated by the Hideout: performances by Ratboys, Health&Beauty, and more TBA
  • Apple Queen pageant (all humans and animals can enter; ​more details here​)
  •  Cider house tours
  • Family-friendly farm tours: see our animals and learn about our working farm
  • Local apple discovery zone
  • Carnival-style harvest games including apple slingshot, axe-throwing, apple bushel-holding contests, guess the apple
  • crate weight and more
  • Cart rides drawn by Percherons, the traditional workhorse of cider farms
  • Limited seats available on a free shuttle from Lillie’s Q Bucktown Restaurant in Chicago

(21+ only; must sign up in advance, details at ​​)

Apple Fest is free to attend and all ages are welcome. The Lillie’s Q pig roast, other food, and cider house tours will be available for purchase on-site day-of. All other activities will be free.

The Lillie’s Q barbecue sauce will be available for purchase on-site at Apple Fest, and after at the Lillie’s Q Bucktown Restaurant as well as online via ​ ​and ​​.

Visit ​​ for all the details and to book add-on experiences. We’ll see you at Apple Fest!


September 21, 2019
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Virtue Cider
2160 62nd Street
Fennville, MI 49408 United States
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