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crowdWelcome to Seymour

The 42nd Annual Seymour Apple Festival; located only 30 miles east of Springfield, Missouri on US 60 highway, will be September 11, 12, and 13, 2014. The Apple Festival is totally FREE...no admission to get in or anything; but what you eat, drawings or crafts you buy. The weekend is open outside event, with family entertainment day and night bring in 15,000+ people from all over in 3 days. Some families even make this their time to have family reunions. Over the three day event you can be entertained with 100+ craft and various vendors, FREE live entertainment, and on Saturday enjoy a 5K run, parade, Johnny Appleseed contest, decorated bike contest, serval apple contest and auction, apple peeling contest, apple princess contest, and so much more. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets & get ready for a great weekend of tons of fun for all ages!! Please browse around our website I'm sure there's something you would like to see or do also follow us on Facebook during the year.

crownEvery little girl dreams of being a princess, SO if you are 14-16 years old (New age group) you can sign up to become an Apple Princess contestant. Open sign up for 2014 is going on now and ends on August 18, 2014. For more information about the Apple Princess contest click on this link.

booth spaces2014 Booth Spaces

The 2014 booth spaces are filling up very fast!! So if you have HOMEMADE crafts contact the people below (Bob Crump, David or Lisa Guthery) to get your name on the list.

  • We are full on food & commercial vendors for the 2014 year! tent

TENT SPACE: David or Lisa Guthery 
(417) 935-2580 or dlsgifts@webound.com

Bob Crump (417) 935-4039 evenings
or becrump@centurytel.net

Mark ChapmanAcoustic Essays2014 Apple Festival is welcoming back....

The Mark Chapman Band, Acoustic Essays & the Seymour Nazarene Church "Praise Team". More bands to come & will let you know when all have been confirmed...stay tuned!!!

shirtcupStill Left from 2013...

If you would like a cup or shirt from 2013 Apple Festival please call Renne Wallace at (417) 935-2888. We would like these gone & ready for 2014!


Do you have photos
from the past to share
for our photo album?

If you have any photo's that you would like to add to the album please email them to me or if have a CD of them just let me know in the email at seymourapplefestival@yahoo.com


high viewParking tips during the Apple Festival

In order for everyone to enjoy the festival please keep these few things in mind. Don't park on private property without consent from the owner. Don't block access to streets or driveways. Don't park to close too the railroad tracks. Don't block emergency vehicles' driveways. Don't park in emergency-vehicle parking areas. Only use handicap parking if you have the appropriate documentation on your vehicle. And Don't park your vehicle and sit in it while a passenger goes to get something while blocking other motorists.