AppleJack Festival in Nebraska City - 2022

Head to Nebraska City this month for the annual AppleJack Festival!


Nebraska City’s historic AppleJack Festival annually draws between 60,000 and 80,000 people to Nebraska City to celebrate the apple harvest at Arbor Day Farm. This year, the farm is spreading the celebration out over two weekends during the harvest season.

The festival has been rated one of the 10 best fall festivals in the country by USA Today, so you don't want to miss this one!


The AppleJack Festival will be held Sept. 16-18 and Sept. 24-25 all throughout Nebraska City. Take a day trip out to Arbor Day Farm for vendor fairs and apple picking and enjoy other activities throughout the area.


All of your favorite fall activities will be on the agenda during the AppleJack Festival. Here's what you can look forward to:

  • Pick-your-own apples from the orchard

  • Treats like caramel apples, apple pie, apple donuts, and apple cider

  • Wine and cider tastings

  • Love the Locals Maker's Market (Sept. 17-18 with a $5 admission fee)

  • Model Car Show

  • Downtown flea market

  • AppleJack parade and fun run

  • Water barrel fights

  • Food truck street fair

  • & so much more!

For tickets and more information, visit

Thanks to Arbor Day Farm for sponsoring this post!