Apple Blossom Festival Royalty Candidates for Court

Selection of the 2019 Washington State Apple Blossom Festival Royalty begins with the announcement of the 32 young women, from the Wenatchee and Eastmont School Districts, who will compete for a chance to be one of the ten candidates who will then vie for the 100th Royal Court, consisting of…


Dalton Thomas Named Apple Citizen of the Year

Dalton Thomas has been named 2019 Apple Citizen of the Year.  Festival Administrator Darci Christoferson and Former Wenatchee Valley College Athletic Director, Sandy Cooprider surprised Dalton with the award at the Oneonta Starr Ranch Growers Christmas Party at the Wenatchee Golf and Country Club, Friday evening.  The Apple Citizen of…


Apple Blossom Festival Royalty Scholarships Increasing

The 2019 Apple Blossom Festival Royalty will be receiving more scholarship dollars! The Wenatchee Applarians contributes to the Queen scholarship and raised the scholarship from $6000 to $10,000. Apple Blossom Festival Donors contribute to the Princess Scholarships. The two Princesses will receive $5000 each instead of $3500. “This has been…


Stemilt Growers Grand Parade at Core of Apple Blossom Festival

Chairs line Orondo Avenue as the excitement for the Stemilt Growers Grand Parade grows in anticipation of Saturday. Apple Blossom Festival’s Darci Christofferson says the whole event goes back to 1920. Christofferson says they get several calls on where people can drive or park and she says this year all…


Apple Blossom Looking for Convertibles

The Washington State Apple Blossom Festival is looking for additional convertibles to drive the various dignitaries through the Keyes Fibre Youth Parade which takes place April 28th and the Stemilt Growers Grand Parade on May 5th. The organization is specifically looking for convertibles that can hold two to four people…