The 2022 Apple Butter Festival hosted by The Spencer Lions Club

Welcome to the 2022 Apple Butter Festival! The Spencer Lions Club is very proud to host this annual community festival every year on the third weekend in September. The Apple Butter Festival is the main financial source in helping provide much needed services and scholarships to our local community and beyond!

Events & Activities for the Whole Family – Check out Our Schedule!

Saturday, Sept. 17th

9:00 am: Opening Ceremonies | Food & Booth Vendors Open | Fun Zone Opens

9:00 am-12:00 pm:  Apple Butter Contest @ the Tivoli Theater | Junior King/Queen & Prince/Princess Check-In

9:30 am: Junior King/Queen & Prince/Princess Contest on Market St. Stage

10:00 am: Cornhole Tournament Registration | Car Cruise-In

11:00 am: Commode Races on Main St.

12:00 pm: Parade Line-up Begins in Cooper Commons

1:00 pm: Parade Begins | Cornhole Tournament Begins

3:00 pm: JPBL “5-for-5” Obstacle Course/Free Throw & Three Point Contest | Wagon Rides Begin

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: (TBD)

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Still Doin’ Time on Market St. Stage / Rock, Country, Blues…this band can jam no matter what! Sample some of their music here!

8:30 pm: Fun Zone Closes for the Evening

7:30 pm – 10:00 pm: Jim Hayden & The Country Playboys on Market St. Stage / Real Country Music by extremely talented musicians! Sample some of their music here!

Sunday, Sept. 18th

9:00 am: Food & Booth Vendors Open | Fun Zone Opens

11:00 am – 12:30 pm: Derrick Weidner & Olivia Doyle on Market St. Stage / These two are Truly Awesome! Sample some of their music here!

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: JPBL Free Throw & Three Point Contest Finals

1:00 pm: JPBL Raffle Drawing #1

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm: Emily Ann Thompson on Market St. Stage / Emily is World Class Musician and Performer! Sample some of her music here!

2:00 pm: JPBL Raffle Drawing #2

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm: High Sierra on Market St. Stage / A deeply talented band with true American roots! Sample some of their music here!

3:00 pm: JPBL Raffle Drawing #3

4:00 pm: JPBL Raffle Drawing #4

4:50 pm: JPBL Apple Butter Challenge – Someone is wearing a 5-Gallon Bucket of Apple Butter!



Take A Look At All Of Our Wonderful Vendors!

Crafts & Merchandise

Fathom Crafts-7

Threaded Gems-23

S&S Natural Beauty-3

Tastefully Simple-84

Wheatcraft Shiny Things-15

Snazzy Moon Designs-22

The Pampered Chef-77

Goose Pond Soap-13

Crafty Sun Shine Shop-66

Kitchen Knives and More-56

Brothers of War Book-52

Jordan Essentials-37

Spencer First Christian Church-25

Scentsy Candles-60, 62, 63

Color Street-2

Shimmer & Shine Paparazzi Jewelry-4

Hey Wagon Creations-57

Scentuous Daisy Candles-14

Momma’s Girls Crafts-11

Art by Bolton and Brault-41

M&B Enterprize-86-98

Two Salty Chicks Studio-40

The Page Palace-51

RJ Leatherworks-43

Owen County Democrats-24

R.C. Rumple – Author-50

Alpha Delta Tri Kappa-28

Stormy’s Stuff-9

Summers Sweet Scents-6

Siscoe Handmade-44

Scentsy by Sherry-19

Granny’s Mercantile-65, 67

Mom’s Crafty Boutique-55

Jolene’s Boutique-

Little Cabin Crafts-80

Sanded & Branded by Rosa-70

Mouse Lane-58

Nate’s Candy Jar-82

KB Freshies & Creations-10

Usborne Books and More-73

Haute Grown-64

Patsy Tupperware-75

Murray Plumbing, LLC.-71


Mary Kay-49

For The Love of Beans-5

Caroline Gray Art-42

Farmgirl 31 Bags-20

Shingle Mill Boutique-35

DM Glass Art-1

Spectral Stone and Wood-47

Kathy’s Boutique Shop-33

Pink Zebra-18

Lightning Crochet-21

2 Crafty Girls-17

Carrison Carving Creations-48

Hoodies and Goodies-76

Gideons International-27

June Rose Custom Stitching-68

Mc Vinyl Threads-45

Angel’s Cup of Heaven-F14

Pardo Woodcrafts-46

Nichabod Crane Orchard-78


Dark Woods Apothecary-34

Jonesy’s Crafts-12

Cookies & CroShay-72

Knuckles’ Butterfly Art-39

Stir Crazy Dips & Mixes-53

Click on our Interactive Map to see details about each location!

(Tap & Pinch to Zoom)

Food Vendors…MMMM!

Thelma & Louise Catering – F5

Dottie’s Cinnamon Rolls – F1

Wevers Smoke Eaters – F6

Serena’s Food Hut – F21

Super Twist Ice Cream – F2

Angel’s Cup of Heaven – F14

Phat Daddy’s BBQ-F20

Kona Ice-F3

Rye’s Concessions-F12

Lainey Madison-F9


Sweet Magnolia Vegan Bakery-74

The Shucker Shak-F11

Taye’s Treats-F18

King of the Kettle-F15

Nate’s Candy Jar-82


Check out some of our old Apple Butter Festival book covers!

Pictures from the Past!

Download your Apple Butter Contest flyer

Download your Apple Butter Parade Form

Cornhole Tournament Registration Form