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Two stages for performances and roaming entertainers throughout the day: main stage, second stage, and among the crowd at the fair…

On the Applefest main stage

9:00amMarket & Music
10:30amThompson's Foundry Band
11:30amKashmir Belly Dancers
12 NoonAcknowledgement of Country
12:10pmOpening speech: Councillor Rosie Annear, Mayor of Mount Alexander Shire
12:25pmAcknowledgement of Royalty
12:30pmCommunity Awards: 'Youth of the Year' & 'Community Member of the Year', by Harcourt Lions & Applefest Royalty
12:35pmHVPS School Choir
1:00pmApple Pie Cookery Competition Results
1:15pmApple Pie Eating Competition
1:45pmEliza Hull
2:45pmAustralian Women's Choir

On the Applefest second stage

10:00amLocal Act 1
11:00amDinosaurs in Harcourt, with Jake Kotevski, Paleontologist, Monash Uni
12 NoonLook to the main stage
1:00pmLocal Act 2

Around the fairgrounds

9:00amToby the T-Rex roams the fairgrounds
10:30amApple Cookery Competition. Live judging by reknowned Ann Marston
10:40amDinosaur Babies
11:20amToby T-Rex
1pm to 3pmFace painting by Rachel

Click here for the full draft program, noting that there may be further amendments before Saturday 11 March.