Apple Butter Fest

Apple Butter Fest

This is Apple Butter Weekend!  The weather looks great and we have plenty of freshly picked apples!  

Bring your own chairs and bug spray! 

Setup Friday 29 September starting around 1200.  If we have enough help we Should be done by 5 PM. 

Need help washing jars. 

Setting up the Tent. 

Setting up the cooking area. 

Setting up the cutting and slicing area. 

Cleaning the kettles. 

Cleaning the paddles. 

Moving firewood. 

Saturday 30 September start time around 0630.  I will send out the rosters tonight reminding everyone who signed up to help.

Cutting the Apples. 

Slicing the Apples. 

Cooking the Apples into Apple Sauce. 

Need plenty of Paddle Pushers operating in10 minutes shifts.

Need help replenishing firewood. 

Need help cleaning buckets.

Need help manning the fires. 

We may need to cook until 7PM.  Should wrap up around 8 PM.

Food and drinks: Brats, Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Beans, Potato Salad, Chips, Adult Beverages, Lemonade and Iced Tea.  

Sunday 1 October start time around 0600.  

Need plenty of Paddle Pushers all day.  Great family event!

Replenishing Firewood. 

Cleaning as we go.

Canning should start around 3PM.  We will can 1200 small jars and close to 1000 large jars. 

Need major help with the canning lines. 

Strong backs to carry the butter. 

Cleaning crews to clean kettles.

Cleaning the cooking area.

Packing up the tent. 

Dinner is served around 6-7 PM.  Bring a dish to pass. 

Pork BBQ, Hot dogs, Hamburgers, Slaw, Beans, Maybe a special grilled Candy Squash, Adult Beverages, Lemonade and Iced Tea.. 

See you on Friday!  Stew and John