Four young women from the Winchester area have been selected to serve as Maids of the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCII during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, April 26th through May 5th, 2019.Read More
2019 Festival Countdown
The department chairs meeting on Thursday, November 15th, is cancelled to forecasted weather.Read More
At the 2019 Theme Announcement Party, held at, and generously sponsored by, Westminster-Canterbury on Tuesday evening, November 13th, 2018, our 2019 Festival Theme: “It’s Bloom Time!”, was released to Bloom Nation.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.