One of Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper’s, stated goals this year was to build up the Grand Feature Parade, and return it to its almost mythical status.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, is extremely pleased to announce that mega-talented movie actress, television icon, and radio host, Marilu Henner, will visit Bloomtown to serve as the Firefighters’ Marshal for the 2019 Firefighters’ Parade.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, announces that 21-time winner, 254-time Top Ten Finisher, Virginia-born-and-bred NASCAR star, Jeff “The Mayor” Burton, will appear at the 2019 Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast, presented by Grange Insurance, on Saturday, May 4th.
It was an exciting evening of performances on Wednesday, April 10, for the semi-finals of the annual 2019 Car Credit Nation “Apple Blossom’s Got Talent!” contest. The Bright Box Theater hosted 23 acts, and 12 finalists were chosen.
President, Barry Carper, is pleased to announce that a remarkable American: dedicated public servant, world-traveler, and true patriot, Command Sergeant Major, Randolph Delapena, will serve the 2019 Festival as the Court Ambassador to the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCII.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, is very pleased to have the opportunity to introduce to the Bloom Nation, not one, not two, not three, but four beautiful, intelligent, talented young ladies, who will be present during the 2019 Festival, filling many roles, and ably representing the Festival to the world!
To keep the Festival fresh, Organizers constantly tweak venues and entertainments and especially menus. In 2019, The Village at Orchard Ridge Queen’s Dinner will be catered by solid local favorites, Sodexo Catering, with a brand-new menu and some changes in set-up and service.
As Event Co-Chairs, Casey Dowling and Amy Capitano, proudly announce: “Pumps and Pearls is the premier lady’s event of the Festival…..at least in our opinions!”
In recent years, organizers of the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® have continued to build the “program within the program” that is the Sports Breakfast Student Honors. These prestigious recognitions are presented each year to deserving students from local schools.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, is deeply honored to welcome Janet Parshall to the Land of Pink and Green to serve as the Featured Speaker at the 2019 Prayer Brunch Presented by Knouse Foods/Musselman.