DUDLEY -- An Apple Relay Race -- to pass an apple tucked under one contestant’s chin to another chin -- will be the highlight of the Seventh Annual Apple Festival on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Dudley Grange, 139 Center Road.
The Grey Whisker Pickers, known for blending honky-tonk with a some folk and rock tunes, will return to provide music.
Homemade apple crisp, apple dumplings and whole pies are offered in addition to rides and games for children and a pie-eating contest, as well as a sack race, hayrides, a tug-of-war, a three-legged race, a Bounce House and a Meadow Muffin contest with a visiting dairy cow. Fries and burgers will be served from the outside Snack Shack. The price of a dumpling or a pie slice is $5. Come celebrate the autumn with your neighbors.