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Apple Butter Festival set for Saturday

Sep. 27, 2013 @ 07:24 AM

BARBOURSVILLE — Barboursville City Park will be filled with the smells of apple butter making and the sweet sounds of country music on Saturday, as the Saturday Night Jamboree puts on the sixth annual Apple Butter Fes­t iva l .

Scott King, of the Jamboree, said they feel like they have found a home for the Apple Butter Festival, which is in its second year at the Barboursville City Park Amphitheater.

In years past, the Apple Butter Fes­tival had taken place at Ritter Park as well as Harris Riverfront Park in Hu nt i ng ton .

This year’s fest starts at 10 a.m. Satur­
day, Sept. 28 at Barboursville City Park Amphitheater with the Proctorville Mason Lodge F&AM making the apple butter.

Live entertainment begins at noon with karaoke. The Apple Butter Prin­cess will be crowned at 1 p.m.

Karaoke will continue at 2:30 p.m., followed by the Harry O Trio perform­ing until 3:30 p.m. when there will be a salute to Elvis.

At 5 p.m., The Jamboree will take the stage starring award-winning indie country artist Donna Cunningham, from Scioto County, Ohio.

Admission is free to the festival, which also includes arts and crafters. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to the amphitheater to watch the free concer t .

King said they want to thank the Cabell County Commission as well as the city of Barboursville for working with the Jamboree to make the festival a success.


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