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“2nd Annual Apple City Festival”

The Pioneer Museum in Lander will host this super fun event September 18th from 1-3pm on the Museum’s grounds.  The Pioneer hosts this event in honor of Lander’s long history as a hub of apple orchards.  Lander was known as the “Apple City” for the high number of orchards and the apples that were produced here.  Apples were an important part of the agricultural economy in this area for many years and the Apple City Festival pays tribute to this wonderful part of our history with Speakers programs, an Apple pie contest (cash prizes), local apple cider and apple samples, kids crafts and a petting zoo.

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