Our Title Sponsor


The 2016 festival will be dog friendly thanks to the support of the AJ News, Bubble Time Mobile Pet Grooming, and VCA Apache Junction Animal Hospital! 


Pet Friendly Sponsors

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Saturday, Nov. 12th

10:00-11:00am: Jeff Gravely
10:00-1:00pm: Chili Alley Contest
10:00-2:00pm: Car Show
10:00-2:00pm:  Pony Rides
11:15-12:15m: Barleen’s AZ Opry
12:20pm: Pie Eating Contest
12:40-1:10pm: Rising Star Dance Academy
1:15pm: Pie Eating Contest
1:30-3:00pm: 3 Phase Classic Rock
2:00-6:00pm: Gold Panning
2:00-4:00pm: Petting Zoo
3:00-4:00pm: Pay Dirt (Bluegrass)
4:10pm: Pie Eating Contest
4:30-6:00pm: Filly’s IDOL
6:00pm+: After Party at Lucky Strikes


This festival is a continuing effort of the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce, City of Apache Junction, and our sponsors to provide a quality event for the community and to help promote and increase awareness of our local businesses.

Parking is free. Admission is free.

No Outside Food or Drink- No Weapons

567 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ

Festival Flyer

All day events:
Beer Garden
75ft Obstacle Course and Bounce House
Toddler Play Zone (5 and under)
Face Painting
City of AJ ‘Little Buckaroos”
80+ Vendors
SFMD visits with their BIG fire truck and smoke house!!
FREE Monster Truck Rides



10:00am- 6:00pm  

Friday, Nov. 11th

Following the Parade: Veteran’s Tribute
10:00-2:00pm: Gold Panning
11:50-12:30pm: K-9 unit Demonstration
12:00-2:00pm:  Petting Zoo
12:35pm: Pie Eating Contest
1:00pm-2:00pm: Barleen’s Arizona Opry
2:15-3:15: Magician
3:30-4:30pm: Ricky Ricci (50-60s)
4:35pm: Pie Eating Contest
5:00-6:00pm: Eric Morrow
6:30pm: Movie on the Backlot


​7th Annual, 2016

Veteran's Day Weekend, Nov 11 & 12, 2016

Festival Treasure Map