Downtown Springfield Association

The 22nd annual Cider Days on Historic Walnut Street will be held Sept. 21-22, 2019, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. both days. This two-day fall festival will feature regional artists and crafters, three performance stages, fall-themed activities for kids, and, of course, delicious apple cider!

Artists and crafters from across the region exhibit at Cider Days, selling a variety of handmade products including jewelry, pottery, glass, wood, furniture and much more.

Come experience the first days of fall among the historic Victorian homes on picturesque, tree-lined Historic Walnut Street!  Cider Days is presented by CoxHealth, managed by the Downtown Springfield Association and hosted by Historic Walnut Street Association.

Applications are now available!

Applications for Cider Days 2019 are now open!

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Artist & Crafter Application

Want to show off your work to a crowd of thousands? Cider Days on Historic Walnut is the festival for you!

Apply now!

Performer Application

We’re looking for singers, dancers, musicians and more to entertain the crowds at Cider Days.

Apply now!

Food Vendor Application

The crowds at Cider Days get hungry! We’re looking for food vendors. Here’s how you can be part of the festival!

Apply now!

Vendor Application

Cider Days isn’t just about arts and crafts! We’re looking for vendors. Here’s how you can be part of the festival!

Apply now!

Scarecrow Village

What’s fall without some spooky (or friendly) scarecrows? This is a great way to promote your business or organization!

Apply now!

Volunteer Application

Downtown Springfield events don’t happen without a great team of volunteers. Want to help? We’ve got a job for you!

Apply now!

Nonprofit Application

Nonprofit booths are a big part of the Cider Days experience. Apply now for your spot on the festival grounds.

Apply now!

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors!


Lamar Advertising

Simmons Bank

College of Arts & Letters at Missouri State University

Reliable Toyota

417 Magazine

Connell Insurance, Inc.

Ozark Empire Fair Foundation

Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Bottling Company

Renewal By Andersen

Rick’s Automotive

University Plaza Hotel

Springfield News-Leader

SS&B Heating & Cooling

Sun Solar



SMC Packaging Group

Trustar Electric & Communication Services