2015 Dates:  September 19th & 20th

Welcome to the 41st Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival

Crafters

Browse over 100 handmade craft booths

Clothing, candies, soaps & satchels, see a wide variety of crafts and handmade goods.

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Food Booths

Delicious goodies await your taste buds.

I believe we can claim the largest gathering of sweets and eats in the area.

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Demonstrators

Tinsmiths, Apple Pressers and Blacksmiths Galore.

Witness period appropriate demonstrations from blacksmiths, tinsmiths,  pottery and more.

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Trappers-Traders

See how the Pioneers of the day lived.

Traders, story tellers, candle makers and pioneer encampments.  See how the pioneers of the day lived.

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Latest News & Events

22/07/2015

Trappers N' Traders

Vicki Hoffman has been named chairperson of the Trappers N' Traders area of the Johnny Appleseed Festival.   If you have questions regarding that area, you can contact her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

11/03/2015

All 2015 Applications Now Available

All 2015 vendor applications are now available on our homepage.

27/01/2015

2015 Festival Dates & Times

Saturday - September 19th 10am - 6pm

Sunday - September 20th 10am - 5pm

Vendor Setup - 
Friday September 18th - 12 Noon - No earlier

Trappers & Traders Setup -
Thursday am anytime

Vendor Tear down - Sunday 5:01pm

2015 Sponsors

 

Mission Statement

To educate and stimulate historical  interest among the general public in order to promote a better understanding of Johnny Appleseed, his life and times.  To provide a historically authentic recreation  of the time of Johnny Appleseed and the period in which he lived and the plan, operate and administer the annual Johnny Appleseed Festival in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

We are an approved 501c3 organization.

Festival Dates & Times

Saturday - September 19th 10am - 6pm

Sunday - September 20th 10am - 5pm

Vendor Setup - 
Friday September 18th - 12 Noon - No earlier

Trappers & Traders Setup -
Thursday am anytime

Vendor Tear down - Sunday 5:01pm

Festival Parking

Parking is available in several locations.  You can park for FREE over at the IPFW college and ride our FREE shuttle to and from the festival.  You can park for FREE over at Concordia High School's athletic field parking off Anthony Blvd & St. Joe River Dr. and ride our FREE shuttle.  You can also park in the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum parking lot for a nominal fee.  We are not in control of the Coliseum fees nor does the festival benefit from those fees.