Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Tommy Price, is pleased to announce an upcoming ceremony to recognize local high school and college athletes chosen to represent their schools during the 93rd Annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival.
President, Barry Carper, is pleased to announce that former Washington Redskin-great, entrepreneur, and ESPN and the NFL Network analyst Joe Theismann will serve as Sports Marshal.
Register early for the 10k Race and/or the Kids Bloomin’ Mile. Early registration is discounted for both events and can be done online.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, is pleased to make another big Festival announcement: Heisman Trophy icon, Super Bowl MVP, and ESPN Sportscaster, Desmond Howard, will be joining the burgeoning list of 2019 Festival celebrities that will appear at the Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Barry Carper, is able to announce that “The Minister of Defense,” the heartbeat of the 1985 Chicago Bears, Hall of Fame middle linebacker, Mike “Samurai Mike” Singletary will be joining the burgeoning list of 2019 Festival celebrities in the role of Sports Marshal.
Cam Jackson is the son of LeAnthony and Danielle Jackson; and, he graduated from Handley High School in 2014. At the pinnacle of his Handley basketball career, he was named a Team Captain, a District Player of the Year, and a Regional Player of the Year.
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.
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.
The Virginia Business Systems Golf Classic will be held on Wednesday, April 24th, at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Club, with a 10:00am shotgun start. Registrations are $125 per person, which covers all golfing fees, plus ample hospitality, plus quality themed gifts, etc.
Over the past few years, organizers of the Festival have been fine-tuning and elevating in stature 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.
Richard Petty, will be serving the 91stCelebration of Springtime in the Valley as its Sports Marshal; and, will be the Featured Speaker/Presenter at the Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast Presented by Grange Insurance!
President, Mike Stanfield, is very pleased to announce that Miami Dolphins Quarterback, Dan Marino, will serve as the Rubbermaid Commercial Products Grand Marshal for the 2018 “Welcome Home” Festival.
Festival Organizers announce the retirement of our great Festival Friend, Ken Mease, as emcee of the Sports Breakfast, and much-sought-after Master of Ceremonies, the very smooth-voiced, Mike O’Dell, launches his new Era.
Festival President, Mike Stanfield, announces that “The Million Dollar Man,” Ted DiBiase, will visit the 2018 “Welcome Home” Festival, and attend the Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast.
Multiple World Champion and Olympic Gold Medal-Winning speed skater, Dan Jansen, will be the Festival’s Special Guest at the 2018 Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast.
Get ready to tackle the 2018 Apple Blossom 10K with Runners’ Retreat! This 12 week training program will get you prepped, pumped, and ready to go whether your goal is to finish or beat last year’s time.
Larry Robinson is a native of Bossier City, Louisiana, where he graduated from Airline High School. In 1986, during his senior year, he led his team to a perfect 30-0 regular season record and was named First Team All-State, and Mr. Louisiana Basketball.
Shenandoah Apple Blossom President®, Mike Stanfield, is now pleased to announce a further addition to the “show of the year:” an appearance by 11-year NBA veteran, Virginia Storm Head Coach, and Super-Dad: Harvey Grant!
These prestigious recognitions are presented each year to deserving students from local high schools, private schools and Shenandoah University; students who not only achieve success on the playing field and in the classroom; but, also exhibit obvious qualities of leadership.
It is, with a great deal of pleasure that Festival President Mike Stanfield, announces that Multi-Racing-Champion, Bobby Labonte, is coming to Bloomtown in 2017 to serve as our Firefighters’ Marshal!
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® President, Mike Stanfield, in conjunction with Nissan, the Festival’s Official Sports Marshal Sponsor, is extremely pleased to present Pittsburgh Steeler All-Pro Wide Receiver, Hines Ward, as the 2017 Festival Sports Marshal.