Miss Apple Blossom Festival, Dot Kelly won the $1000 preliminary talent award, and was 4th runner up at the Miss Virginia Pageant in Lynchburg, VA. In addition, Miss Apple Blossom Festival Outstanding Teen, Emily Kinsey, took home the crown as Miss Virginia Outstanding Teen.Read More
2019 Festival Countdown
Awards for our events including Firefighters’ Parade, Grand Feature Parade, 10k Race, Kids Bloomin’ Mile Race, and many more.Read More
At 2:00 pm, Tuesday, May 1st, the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® received word from authorities at Shenandoah University that the new Shenandoah University Parking Garage, located east of I-81 on Ralph Shockey Drive, is now operational.Read More
What Is The Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival®?
A series of more than forty events includes band competitions, dances, parades, carnival, dinners, luncheons, wine festival, a 10K Race, the Coronation of Queen Shenandoah, two large parades, and celebrities. The Festival is an event the whole family can enjoy.
The Festival is held in Winchester – Frederick County Virginia, in the beautiful and historic Northern Shenandoah Valley, just 75 miles west of Washington, D.C. A small city with a rural atmosphere, Winchester is within an easy driving time from Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA, Baltimore, MD and Richmond, VA. Crowds in excess of 250,000 attend the Festival each year.