84th Apple Blossom Festival!

May 25, 2016

The Apple Blossom Festival will once again bring the Valley to life in celebration.  This year’s Festival theme is “East Coast to the Core – Celebrating Nova Scotia”

As always, Kentville will be host to a few of the Festival’s biggest events including of course the Friday Night Concert and Fireworks display, and both the Children’s and Grand Street Parades.  Festival organizers and volunteers have been hard at work preparing for this years festival including adding more fun events!  Check out Thursday Night Valley Music Night featuring school bands from across the valley!

Apple Blossom Festival Events happening in Kentville:

Valley Music Night in Memorial Park: Thursday May 26th, Kentville Memorial Park, 7:00 pm Free admission

AVR/Kinsmen Blossom Breakfast: Friday May 27th, Kentville Rec Centre, 6-10 am. Free will offering for pancakes, sausage, coffee, tea, juice and a visit with the royal party!

K-Rock’s Annual Birthday Bash: Friday May 27th, Kentville Memorial Park, 10:00pm. Free admission.

Blossom Festival Fireworks: Friday May 27th, Kentville Memorial Park, 10:00pm.  Free admission.

Paddy’s Brewpub Blossom Jamboree: Friday May 27th, 9 pm to midnight & Saturday May 28th 11 am to midnight.

83rd Annual Children’s Parade: Saturday May 28th, Downtown Kentville, 10:00am.  Registration for participants starts at 9:00am behind Town Hall at 354 Main Street.

Grand Street Parade: Saturday May 28th, Downtown Kentville, 1:00 pm.  Come early to see the Big Daddy Biker Bash Crew ride the parade route!

Post Parade AVR/Magic Street Dance: Saturday May 28th, 7:00pm.  The Street is closed down, so let’s use it to party! No cover.


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