Two all-American favorites play center stage on a day brimming with activities, including: over 200 craft booths, contests, entertainment, music & a great variety of food booths. There are yard sales galore all through town. Brookston's annual festival takes place the third Saturday in September. This is the time to celebrate the local harvest, rich with apples and popcorn. Come with your friends and family and enjoy the day.
There are many of activities for kids and adults all day long, including: pancake & sausage breakfast at the firehouse, family entertainment on the stage, 5K, 10K run, apple bobbing, prince and princess contest, hula hoop contest, jump rope contest, bubble gum blowing contest, water balloon toss, pizza eating contest, frisbee dogs, apple dessert contest, art show, men's leg contest, book sale at the Brookston library.
Golf carts are allowed in Brookston without having to have a permit from the town the day of the event ONLY. No four-wheelers, Gators, Rangers or ATV's are allowed. No golf carts are allowed in the festival area. Golf carts must have insurance.
6:00am - 10:00am: Pancake And Sausage Breakfast/ Fire Station
7:00am - 7:45am: 5k 10k, & Fun Run Registration/ Heart To Heart Walking Park Entrance (3 Blocks East Of Frontier Elementary).
8:00am: 5k, 10k, & Fun Run/ Heart To Heart Walking Park Entrance-Proceeds Benefit Frontier High School Athletic Boosters.
9:00am: Apple Dessert Contest/ Drop Off Desserts At Bent Tree Coffee Shop-209 S. Railroad St. Suite A
9:00am - 3:00pm: Book Sale/ Library
9:00am: Doughnut Fating Contest/ Stage-Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-13, 14+
9:30am: Bubble Gum Blowing Contest/ Stage - Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-13,14+
10:00am: Brookston Jammers/ Stage -Don't Miss Our Local Talent! Old-Time Country, Bluegrass And Folk Tunes As Played At The Monthly Jam At The Library
10:00am: Canine Frisbee Demonstration By Bill Marion & His Frisbee Dogs/ Next To Post Office
10:00am - 12:00pm: Dolly The Clown/Stage
10:30am: Apple Dessert Contest Awards/Stage - Prizes For 1st, 2nd, And 3rd Place For Adult And Junior Categories.
10:35am - 11:05am: B Boutique Fashion Show/Stage
11:05am: Hula Hoop Contest/Stage - Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-13,14 +
11:30am: Pizza Eating Contest/Stage - Ages 8-11,12-15, 16 & Up
12:00pm: Prince And Princess Contest/Stage - Ages 4-7. No Fee. Contact Autumn At 765-563-3135 With Questions. Singing Entertainment By Madison Mathias And Come Meet Celebrity Judges From The White County 4-H Queen Contest
1:00pm - 1:30pm: Chris Hale/Stage - You Will Be Amazed By The Styling's Of This Local Country Singer
1:00pm: Canine Frisbee Demonstration By Bill Marion & His Frisbee Dogs/ Next To Post Office
1:30pm: Water Balloon Toss/Stage Must Have A Partner. Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-13,14+
1:30pm - 2:30pm: Dolly The Clown/Stage
2:00pm: Apple Bobbing Contest/Stage - Ages 4-6, 7-9,10-13,14+
2:30pm: Jump Rope Contest/Stage - Ages 4-6, 7-9,10-13,14+
3:00pm: Heritage Blackbelt Academy/Stage
3:00pm: Canine Frisbee Demonstration By Bill Marion & His Frisbee Dogs/ Next To Post Office
3:30pm: The Big Swing Band/Stage - The Joint Will Be Jumpin! Stop By And Check Out The Sounds Of This Lafayette Group
4:00pm - 7:00pm: Dan's Fish Fry/Elementary School - There Will Be Fish Fillets And Chicken Strips. Pre-Sale Tickets Are $9 For Adults(Ages 13 And Over) And Children Are $5. Pre-Sale Tickets Available Aug 30- Sept 13, Junior Class Members And Frontier Sporting Events. Tickets Available Sept 21st For $10 And $6.
4:30pm: Honorary Dottie Smith Men's Leg Contest/Stage - Hairiest, Most Crooked, Prettiest, Most Fan & Ugliest