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Carlos Creek Winery to host 'Applefest'

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Alexandria,Minnesota 56308
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Carlos Creek Winery to host 'Applefest'
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549

Carlos Creek Winery will host its second annual "Applefest" next Saturday, October 10.

The event will run from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and will feature fun for the whole family. There will be performances by Misfits of Magic, Bruce Nelson and The Salty Dogs.


In addition, there will be art, craft and food vendors on site, as well as a regional farmer's market and fresh apples for sale.

Several contests are also being planned, including a pumpkin throwing contest, arm wrestling contest, apple bobbing contest and contests for the largest pumpkin and largest pepper.

Hay rides, pumpkin painting and face painting will also be available for guests to enjoy.

A barn dance, featuring the sounds of Doc's All Stars, will take place from 7 to 10 p.m.

Admission for the second annual Applefest is $1. Kids ages 5 and younger are free.

Here is the schedule of times for performers:

•Misfits of Magic shows will take place at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m.

•Bruce Nelson will be playing from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

•The Salty Dogs will perform from 2 to 6 p.m.

For more information about Applefest, contact Carlos Creek Winery at (320) 846-5443 or visit

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