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Grand Marais Apple Festival
October 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm CDT
Grand Marais will hold its first Apple Festival from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, featuring presentations, tours, demos, apple-inspired treats, and more. Visit or pick your own apples at three orchards in town: Ray Block’s, Stan Bautch’s, and Great Expectations School. Experience farm life at a new orchard at the Berglund Farm. Visit the Community Center from 1-5 p.m. for a different activity each hour, starting with a beekeeping presentation, followed by cooking with apples; tree planting and care; and tree grafting. There will also be an apple farm stand and a drawing for “Johnny Appleseed” door prizes. Learn to make old-fashioned caramel apples at Gunflint Mercantile and learn about apple cider pressing at Great Expectations School.