Lincolnton, NC – The annual Lincoln County Apple Festival will be held September 15, 9am to 4pm, around Lincolnton’s iconic Court Square. The Lincoln County Apple Festival attracts more than 60,000 visitors each year to enjoy crafts, food, entertainment, kids attractions and, of course, the county’s signature crop, apples.

Prepare for a free, family-friendly event, and don’t miss the fresh apples by the bushel, crisp cider, and the homemade apple pie.

Schedule Of Events

Gently Used Book Sale: All day long in the Citizen Center Auditorium sponsored by the Charles Jonas Library Used Book Sale. Come buy a once-loved book and take it home with you!

Jon Sundell, Folksinger and Storyteller – A One Man Folk Festival: At 10am in the Citizen Center Auditorium at the Charles Jonas Library Used Book Sale and 1pm on the South Side of the Court Square.

Sir Purr of the Panthers Visits!: From 11:30am until 12:30pm on the North side of the Court Square.

Storytime with Miss Kelly: Throughout the day in the Citizen Center Auditorium at the Charles Jonas Library Used Book Sale.

2018 Entertainment Stage Schedules:

Main Stage at Bank of America, hosted by WLON-The Boss 107.5 FM. 9am: Alternative Steps – Dance Performance; 9:45am: Sagefire – Rock; 10:45am: Xtreme EDGE Dance Studio – Dance Performance; 11:15am: The Wayfaring Strangers – Americana; 12pm: Starstruck Dance Studio – Dance Performance; 12:45pm: Lincoln Theatre Guild – “Into the Woods, Jr.”; 1:15pm: New Life Worship – Christian Contemporary; 2:15pm: Aubrey Hedgepeth – Solo acoustic; 3pm: Comfortably Nuts – Rock.

East Main Street Stage at Fifth/Third Bank, Hosted by L-Town Radio – The Legend. 9am: Mary Lou Lackey & 7th String – Christian Contemporary; 10am: Aaron Michael – Solo Acoustic; 11am: Four 13 – Christian Contemporary; 12pm: Above the Barre – Dance Performance; 12:45pm: One Life – Christian Contemporary; 1:30pm: LeCroix Dance Academy – Dance Performance; 2pm Firebone – Rock; 3pm Last Chance Band – Original Rock.

For more information, visit the website at or call 704-530-4636.