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  • Apple Fest - Steakhouse Mints
  • Saturday Music Schedule Saturday Music Schedule

    WILSON AVENUE - MUSIC STAGE
    Tunes throughout the day at Lincoln & Wilson Avenues

    Saturday, October 2nd 2021

    12:00pm - 2:30pm - The NoizeClassic Rock to Today's Hits
    The Noize is a Chicago band that plays it all: Rock, Pop, Funk, Country, Soul, and Motown. They entertain audiences with a wide spectrum of popular, crowd pleasing songs that you know and love, incorporating their own unique style and flavor within a high energy presentation that connects with all audiences. The fusion of each band member's diverse musical backgrounds culminates in a sound that's entirely their own.

    3:30pm - 6:00pm - the StingRays, 50s, 60s, 70s Rock & Roll
    The StingRays play the greatest Rock & Roll ever written -- authentically and passionately. The StingRays have a highly interactive show -- children through seniors always dance, win at trivia, or join in a Conga or Twist contest. The band's costuming and moves reflect the era. 


    GIDDINGS PLAZA
    Featured Old Town School of Folk Music teaching artists.

    Saturday, October 2nd 2021

    12:15pm - 1:00pm Tisa Batchelder, family friendly folkprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    1:15pm - 2:00pm Nikki O'Neill, soul-influenced Americanaprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    2:15pm - 3:00pm Dan Fulkerson, pop/blues/rock/jazz guitarprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    3:15pm - 4:00pm Deanna Devore, original neo-soul/jazz instrumental guitarprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    4:15pm - 5:00pm Barbara Silverman & Rick Veras, country swing/tin pan alleyprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    *times subject to change

     

  • Apple Fest Pooch Costume Contest
  • Saturday Activity Details Saturday Activity Details

    WILSON AVENUE - MAIN STAGE
    Lincoln & Wilson Avenues

    Saturday, October 2nd 2021

    10:00am - 11:15am - 10th Annual Pooch Costume Contest, by Urban Pooch Canine Life Center
    An amazingly fun opportunity to parade your special pooch in front of our special panel of judges in hope of winning great prizes and parading around Lincoln Square. (Click here to register your pooch)


    LELAND AVENUE
    KIDS ZONE

    Kids Activities at Lincoln & Leland Avenues
    PRESENTED by OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC

    Hosted by  Alisa Rosenthal

    Saturday, October 2nd 2021

    10:00am - 10:20am
    Wigglewormswith Diana Laffey 

    10:30am - 10:50am
    Laird & DanUpbeat Bluegrass for All Ages

    11:00am - 11:45am
    Son ChiquitosInteractive Bi-lingual Music

    12:00pm - 12:20pm
    West African Family Dancewith Idy Ciss

    12:30pm - 12:50pm
    Alisa RosenthalHalloween Songs & Games

    1:00pm - 1:20pm
    Miss JulianneBallet Basics

    1:30pm - 1:50pm
    Wigglewormswith Anne-Marie Akin

    2:00pm - 2:45pm
    RHYTHMCAMPdrumming with Rick Neuhaus

    3:00pm - 3:45pm
    Mr. Bill Brickey and Mr. Nick DavioRock & Soul for the Family!


  • Apple Fest - Jonas Friddle
  • Sunday Music Schedule Sunday Music Schedule

    WILSON AVENUE - MUSIC STAGE

    Tunes throughout the day at Lincoln & Lawrence Avenues

    Sunday, October 3rd 2021

    10:00am - 12:00pm - The Friends Band, Variety of Genres
    The Friends Band has something for everyone!  From top 40 current hits to popular jazz classics, you'll come to enjoy this band as one of Chicago's most delightful group of musicians!

    1:00pm - 3:00pm - The Flat Cats, Swinging Jazz and Blues
    The Flat Cats, based in Chicago, play a range of vintage and modern music rooted in the hottest swinging jazz and blues, contemporary classics, and timeless standards.  Whether you choose to listen, tap your foot, or cut a rug on the dance floor, you are sure to be entertained!  The group is comprised of six talented musicians with years of performing, arranging, and composing experience.

    4:00pm - 6:00pm - Tijuana Hercules, Swampy Blues
    Tijuana Hercules is a Chicago based hip shakin', swamp blues combo that surveys the landscape with woe eyes on the past and three eyes on the future.  The band has found musical inspiration in boogie, north Mississippi hill country blues, and hard bop.  Tijuana Hercules has released a handful of critically praised recordings.


    GIDDINGS PLAZA
    Featured Old Town School of Folk Music teaching artists.

    Sunday, October 3rd 2021

    12:15pm - 1:00pm Peggy Browning, old-time/country blues/gospelprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    1:15pm - 2:00pm Aaron Smithbluegrass/country/old-time, programmed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    2:15pm - 3:00pm Luciano Antonio, Brazilian jazzprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    3:15pm - 4:00pm Joshua Guy, banjo & percussion stylings of the Diasporaprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    4:15pm - 5:00pm Anna Jacobson, old-time fiddleprogrammed by Old Town School of Folk Music

    *times subject to change

     

  • Apple Fest Apple Pie Bake Off
  • Sunday Activity Details Sunday Activity Details


    LELAND AVENUE
    KIDS ZONE

    Kids Activities at Lincoln & Leland Avenues
    PRESENTED by TIMELESS TOYS

    Hosted by 4 Sure Entertainment

    Sunday, October 3rd 2021

    10:00am - 10:45am
    Kids Experimental Musicby The Lucky Trikes

    11:00am - 11:45am
    A Combination of Sketch, Physical Comedy & Dance!by Comedy Dance Chicago

    12:00pm - 12:45pm
    Kids Experimental Musicby The Lucky Trikes

    12:00pm - 12:45pm
    Magicianby Tomas Medina

    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Drag Queen Story Time, dancing & singing!by Ginger Forest

    2:00pm - 2:45pm
    Windy City Wondertainment "Supercharge"by Edge of Orion

    3:00pm - 3:45pm
    TBAby TBA


  • POOCH COSTUME CONTEST

    The 10th Annual Pooch Costume Contest, sponsored by Urban Pooch, takes place at the start of Apple Fest on Saturday, October 2nd at 10am.  Join us for a super fun opportunity to showcase your talented pooch in front of our special panel of judges in hope of winning fun and yummy prizes! 

    Prizes will be awarded for the following categories: Scariest, Most Adorable, Most Creative, Best Dog/Parent Combo, and Best Costume Grand Prize.

    PLEASE REGISTER prior to the event.  On-site check in will begin at 9:15am.


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