Boehm’s Chapel – Apple Festival

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Boehm’s United Methodist Church:

October 12, 2013 –

Vendors, selling handcrafted items will line the cobbled walkway leading to the historic, 1791 limestone chapel. Additional vendors will be located inside the fellowship hall of the church.

The huge striped food tent will offer luncheon fare prepared by Stehman’s Memorial United Methodist Church, including barbecue, hot dogs and sauerkraut, French fries, and homemade soups.

In addition to the luncheon foods, baked goods of all kinds, including apple dumplings, apples pies, apple candies, apple bread, prepared by the bakers of Grandview United Methodist Church, and apple red beet eggs will also be available for purchase inside the food tent.

Throughout the grounds additional food items will also be offered for sale including hot and cold apple cider, homemade ice cream, both vanilla and apple, apple crisp, and apple nuggets.

An early arrival is necessary to secure pints of the chapel apple butter that will be begin cooking hours before dawn. The huge kettles, which demand constant stirring, will be located near the back of the campus, to the left of the historic chapel. The chapel will be open to view the DVD, The Boehm legacy, ‘More Than Just a Chapel on a Hill.’

Outside activities for children, including the ever-popular apple slingshot, will be available, weather permitting. Parking is available on site with transportation available to the main food tent, via golf cart, for those with limited mobility.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm, rain or shine

This is one of 20 Lancaster County  museums hosting a variety of events for Museum Fest 2013, sponsored by Museum Council of Lancaster County.

Boehm’s United Methodist Church:

13 West Boehm’s Church Road
Willow Street, PA 17584

Categories: Museums


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