City of Kimmswick,
Missouri 63053

Kimmswick, historic charm on the Mississippi River since 1859

Apple Butter Festival 2013

The 2015 Apple Butter Festival will be held in the City
of Kimmswick on Saturday October 24th and Sunday October 25th. Festival hours are 10:00am to 5:00pm.

For a vendor application click here. Please read the rules and regulations before completing your application (click here for the rules).

Vendors renting private property in the City of Kimmswick for the Festival must complete a license application and pay a $15.00 fee. (Click Here for the License Only Form).

The annual Apple Butter Festival in the Historic City of Kimmswick is one of the largest events in Eastern Missouri and in 2010 and 2011 over 120,000 visitors came to the two-day event. Over 500 vendor booths filled the city park and lined the streets selling a variety of crafts and food items. There were more than 75 specialty food vendors.


There is live entertainment and the Kimmswick Historical Society makes and sells their famous Apple Butter at the Apple Butter Pavilion on Market Street. Satellite parking is available on Highway K and at the Windsor High School from which there is a free shuttle bus service.

The Annual Apple Butter Festival in Kimmswick, Missouri is a wonderful marketing opportunity and chance to showcase community spirit. We hope you will join us as a sponsor for this year's event that, as always, will bring the Kimmswick community, merchants, and citizens together for this unique fall celebration.


The Apple Butter Festival provides an exceptional opportunity to demonstrate your company's commitment to the community and its quality of life while differentiating yourself from your competitors. We encourage you to publicize your sponsorship and support for the Apple Butter Festival through your website, press releases, and customer communication channels.


Crafts vendors and food vendors should see the specific festival page for information about the events sponsored by the City of Kimmswick. Corporate class vendors should contact Tammy Benack at


Food and beverage vendors are responsible for obtaining their necessary permits or licenses from the Jefferson County Health Department. Note that the department will be present at all festivals in the City of Kimmswick to conduct inspections.

2014 Corporate  Sponsors
Home Solutions
H & R Block
True Home Value
Bath Fitter / Ideal Solutions
Joyce Factory Direct
St. James Winery
Maintenance-Free Outdoor Solutions, Inc
J H Exteriors
Butler Home Improvement
Champion Windows
Costco Wholesale
Renewal By Anderson
Gateway Travel Company
St. Louis Post Dispatch
Sam's Club
State Farm
Sleep Number of South Co.
Cold Stone Creamery
Brand Muscle, Inc
Quonset Lane's / Poppy's Ristorante
Leaf Filter North of Missouri, Inc.