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Burlington Old Fashioned Apple Harvest Festival

Begun in 1973, now the largest festival of its kind in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. Held annually the first weekend in October. Burlington Auxiliary members make and sell apple butter and other foodstuffs, organize craft and flea markets. Proceeds support child care, youth and family service ministries of the Burlington United Methodist Family Services.

Originally submitted by: Allan B. Mollohan, Representative (1st District).

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