Apple Festival returns to Johnston

Northern RI Chamber of Commerce to host 33rd annual event


The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce and The Washington Trust Company present the    33rd annual Apple Festival on Saturday, Sept. 11 and Sunday, Sept. 12 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Johnston Memorial Park, 1583 Hartford Ave., Johnston. This is a time honored community tradition and is free and open to the public.

With vendors in Artisan Row, festivalgoers will have the opportunity to shop at a variety of vendor booths offering everything from seasonal home décor to unique gift items.  This will be the one-stop shop for your holiday shopping.  Did we mention food?  Don’t cook all weekend – there will be sausage & peppers, hot dogs, burgers, pizza , homemade ice cream and of course the festival favorite fresh apple cider doughnuts.

The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce represents the interests of businesses in the communities of Burrillville, Central Falls, Cumberland, Foster, Glocester, Johnston, Lincoln, North Providence, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, Scituate, Smithfield, and Woonsocket. The NRI Chamber leads the Chamber of Commerce Coalition, representing nine area chambers of commerce. The Coalition is one of the largest business advocates in the state of Rhode Island representing more than 6,500 businesses and 70,000 employees statewide.  For more information about the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, call 401-334-1000 or visit


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