The Apple Blossom Festival is an annual festival held in Payette, Idaho. It is held the second full week of May each year. The festival offers free concerts in Central Park and a variety of family friendly activities for the residents of Payette and the surrounding communities. Some of the highlights include one of the largest carnivals in the area which starts on Thursday, a Parade on Saturday and fireworks Saturday at dusk.
Run- Walk to the Cross 7:00-8:15 am
Registration at McCain Middle School.
Registration fee and/or donations accepted for the support of the “Cross”.
Bus rides will be available for Seniors or those who can’t walk to the cross on Iowa Ave. at 9:15 am by the onion storage shed.
The Highland Games 7:00 am
Back side of Kiwanis Park by the Payette City Pool
Rods of Idaho and Oregon Car Show
Registration 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Center Ave. and 9th Street
Payette Senior Center Hamburger Feed 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
$6, burger, chips, cold water or pop
Payette Senior Center, 137 N Main Street
Central Park Vendors and Food Vendors 9:00 am to 10:00 pm - Central Park
Parade 12:00 noon
Starts at the flagpole on Main and 3rd Ave North goes down Main to 3rd Ave South.
Theme: It’s a Thriller
Beer Garden 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm - Central Park
Carnival 12:00 pm to Midnight - Kiwanis Park
Kiwanis Park Vendors 10:00 pm to Midnight - Kiwanis Park
Free Concert 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm - Kill-a-Brew - Central Park Stage
Free Concert 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - The Butcher’s - Central Park Stage
Apple Blossom Finale Fireworks Dusk
Payette High School football field
A fabulous fireworks display set to music. We recommend viewing at the
football field for the best effect.