Highland News Leader

Apple Day, Ripson Bridge Festival are this weekend in Bond County

The 25th annual Apple Day in downtown Greenville will be on Saturday, Oct. 1. Activities will be around the courthouse with vendors on Second Street, College Avenue, and on the courthouse lawn. Come enjoy the food, games, pie auction, and much more. For more information, call Chamber Director Kami Suess at 664-9272.

The historic Ripson Bridge Fall Festival will be held on Sunday, Oct. 2 on Main Street in Sorento. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The festival, which used to be held near the Ripson Bridge between Old Ripley and Sorento in rural Bond County, has moved to downtown Sorento, but still has all the same great features — down-home cooking, live music and old-time crafts.

Enjoy country music all day, pumpkins, children’s games, 100 craft stands, old-fashioned cake walk at 2 p.m., great food and much more.

For more information, visit ripsonbridgefestival.com.