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Find Fall Fun at the Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival

Editor's Note (7/22/2020): The 2020 Apple & Wine Festival has been postponed. The 2021 Festival is now scheduled for September 18-19, 2021. The details below are for the 2019 event, and we will be updating them next year as the 2021 event approaches.

Attend the annual Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival at the Altamont Fairgrounds September 18 and 19, 2021! Enjoy a juried art and craft show, a wine tasting, a car show, specialty food vendors, kids activities, and more.

wine tasting tent and wine bottles

General Details

  • Saturday, September 14th, 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday, September 15th, 10am to 5pm

Acres of free and convenient parking. No pets allowed. Event is rain or shine.

Activities and Vendors

  • Juried Art & Craft Show
  • Food Court
  • Pride of NY Specialty Food Vendors
  • Wine Tasting & Sales
  • Kids Activities
  • Live Entertainment on Both Days

Kids Activities

  • Haunted House
  • Face Painting
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Clowns
  • Jugglers
  • Bounces & Slides
  • Stilt Walkers
  • The Amazing Kids Circus
  • Performances From The Incredible Larry
  • Pony Rides

Car Show

Due to rain in the forecast, the Saturday Car Show has been moved to Sunday, September 15th (10am to 3pm).

All show cars enter at the Park Street Entrance. The gate for the show cars will open at 9am and close at 12pm for judging. There will be two show car classes (1980 and older/1980 and newer), with trophies for the top 10 show cars in each class and awards given for best bikes. Awards will be given out at 2pm.

Wine Tasting

Individuals 21 years of age and older can pay an eight dollar fee to enter the wine tasting building and sample a variety of wines, hard ciders, and spirits from participating vendors. Admission to the wine building to shop is free.

Art & Craft Show

This year 100 craft exhibitors will be accepted into the show, with opportunities to reserve double booth spaces. The festival strives to present excellent craftwork to the public.

Don't miss the Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival! Admission is nine dollars at the gate for adults, and children under 15 are free when accompanied by an adult.

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