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7th Appleseed Country Fair music schedule released

Published: 8/23/2018 10:25:18 PM
Modified: 8/23/2018 10:25:20 PM

PHILLIPSTON – The music schedule for the 7th Annual Appleseed Country Fair, to be held at the Red Apple Farm, 455 Highland Avenue, has been released. The fair is set for Labor Day weekend running from Saturday, September 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, September 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday, September 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 50 vendors — from artisans and crafters to food, beer and wine — will be featured.

Running the full length of the fair there will be music on stage — from bluegrass and fiddlers to hard and 90s rock. Saturday and Monday will feature bands from all over New England, while Sunday is reserved for fiddlers.

The FiddleFest is quickly turning into one of the biggest fiddle competitions in New England. Last year there were 27 fiddlers, ages ranging from 5 to 68 entertaining.

“We are excited to bring back the music tent again this year” said Roy Nascimento, President & CEO of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce. “Our bands set the mood as people flock to the farm from all over New England for some old fashioned country fun.”


Saturday, September 1

10-11 a.m. – Bees Deluxe

11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Derek Curtis

12:45-2 p.m. – Monica & Friends

2:15-4 p.m. – Andy Fichtel / Dan Villani

4:15-6 p.m. - Grin Whistle

Sunday, September 2

10 a.m.Noon – Wootan

1-4 p.m. Fiddle Contest

Contestant check-in starts at noon. Cash prizes are awarded. There is no registration fee to participate.

The 4th Annual FiddleFest returns on Sunday, September 2.  



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