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