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Ruthven Apple Festival 2018 | Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens

September 29, 2018 @ 7:30 am - September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Family Enjoying The Ruthven Apple Festival

Celebrate the 39th Annual Ruthven Apple Festival at Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens on September 29 & 30, 2018. This is a great community event for the entire family, filled with fun, food, crafts, entertainment and a classic car show on Sunday.

Selected as one of the Top 100 Festivals in Ontario several times by Festival and Events Ontario.

The Ruthven Apple Festival has something for everyone!

As in past, the festival begins early on Saturday morning with an 8:00am breakfast made with country fresh eggs, bacon, home fries and coffee. The Apple Festival parade begins at 10:30am from the little hamlet in Ruthven (look for the signs) and leads into the festival grounds at Colasanti’s Tropical Garden’s in Ruthven.

Bring the entire family and enjoy two spectacular fun filled days that will include weekend long musical entertainment, a host of rides and games for children, the Apple Festival Car Show, over 100 craft and food vendors and the popular Farmers Market filled with all the bounty of Essex County.

FREE Admission and FREE Parking

Festival hours are 9am-6pm Saturday and 10am-5pm Sunday.

Thanks to the support of the local community, the festival has raised nearly $1 Million to date for Community Living Essex County in support of people with an intellectual disability.

For more information or to volunteer visit the Community Living Essex County Ruthven Apple Festival event page or contact:

Tony DeSantis
519-776-6483, extension 246



September 29, 2018 @ 7:30 am
September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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Community Living Essex County
519-776-6483, extension 246


Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens
1550 Road 3 East
Kingsville, Ontario N9Y 2E5 Canada
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