SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR FREE, FALL FESTIVAL!

Come celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Shaker Historical Society and the 200th Anniversary of the North Union Shakers at AppleFest! AppleFest is a historic event for SHS, held annually from 1989-1998.


This year’s fall, family-friendly event will be held on Saturday, October 1st from 12 pm to 4pm.

All ages are welcome to attend! Admission to the event is donation-based.


AppleFest will feature:

  • Crafts and educational activities for kids

  • Craft demonstrations from local artists

  • "Owls of Ohio" animal presentation from the North Chagrin Nature Center

  • Shaker Dance performances from Cleveland City Dance

  • Live music from the Shaker Heights Community Band

  • A history tour

  • A scavenger hunt in the museum

  • The opening of Penumbra, an exhibit by fiber artist Katie Mongoven

  • Food from Ninja City

  • Fall-themed drinks (non-alcoholic and alcoholic)

  • And more!

Thank you to our AppleFest Activity Sponsors:

Shaker Rocks

Thank you to our AppleFest Partners:

Artisan Karen Beck | Wildwood Basketry Guild Members | Shaker Heights Community Band