8:00 a.m. Reg/ 8:30 Start 5k Fun Run/Walk @Ellendale Golf Course

Sponsored by: Ellendale Health Coalition

9:00-11:00 am Pancake Feed w/ Apple Toppings @Senior Center

Sponsored by: Dakota Plains Credit Union & FCCLA & EPS Post Prom

9:00-12:00pm KDDR Broadcasting Live

9:30 am Kids Pedal Pull @Main Street

Sponsored by: Valley Plains Equipment

10:00am-2:00pm KSJB Broadcasting Live

11:00am-2:00pm Art Exhibit @Opera House

11:00am-5:00pm Vendor Market @Main Street

Noon ParadeLine up on Ball Park Road @11:15am

    Awards for Most Creative, Most Original, Most Comical

Noon Ribfest Trifecta Kick-off & Beer Garden Opens

12:30-4:00pm Coleman Museum Open

1:00-5:00pm Car Show @Main Street

Sponsored By: Ellendale Tourism

1:00-5:00pm Inflatable Games/*Dunk Tank $5* @Main Street

Sponsored By: Ellendale Tourism & Ellen. Martial Arts Academy &

Ellen. Nazarene Youth Group  *Proceeds going to the Ellendale Pool*

1:00pm Little Mr. & Miss Ellendale @Main Street

Sponsored By: Dakota Plains Credit Union

1:30 pm Bingo @Main Street or in Legion if raining

2:00-5:00pm Dakota Broadcasting Live Broadcast

2:00-5:00pm Face Painting by Julie @Main St by Vendors

2:30 Reg/2:45 Start Pet Show/Obstacle Course @Main St. or Expo if raining

Sponsored By: Brenda’s Grooming-Show off your pet’s skills!

3:30-6:00pm Live Music/Entertainment @Ribfest Stage

Sponsored By: Ellendale Tourism

4:30pm Apple Pie Contest & Auction @Front of Ribfest Stage

Sponsored By: O.P.E.R.A

4:45pm All Prizes and Awards Announced

5:00pm Ribfest Cook-off Judging

Sponsored By: Choice Bank

8:00-10:00pm Late Night Teen Bowling @Pheasant Lanes Bowling Alley

Sponsored by Sanford Health    12-20 years of age!

Free bowling with a non perishable food item for our local food pantry!

9:00pm-1:00am Live Music “Back For More“ @Ribfest Stage

Sponsored By: Ellendale American Legion

Parade Route




APPLE SCAVENGER HUNT: Find all 20 apples hidden up & down Main Street from Avera to RR Ave. Write down their locations and turn in your answers in front of OLS.

GUESS HOW MANY APPLES:  Closest without going over wins a prize. Write down your answer and turn in your answers in front of OLS.

PRIZES & AWARDS:  Parade, Scavenger Hunt, 5K, Car Show & Apple Counting winners will be announced after the Pie Auction at 4:30 pm.

PHOTO WITH MR APPLE:  Post your photo on the Ellendale Chamber Facebook Page with Mr. Apple, before 2:00pm & 1 lucky winner will win $20 in Chamber Bucks!

SIDEWALK CHALK ART: Use the chalk on Main Street and help us decorate the sidewalks!

Applefest Sponsors