HANCOCK - A variety of activities will be featured this weekend during the 29th annual Hancock Canal Apple Festival in and around Widmeyer Memorial Park.
This year's festival starts Friday with a kickoff dance from 9 p.m. to midnight at the Hancock American Legion. Admission costs $6 per person and $10 per couple.
The parade begins Saturday at 11 a.m. from the east end of town to the park. Events will be held Saturday until 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.
Features will include an old-time cider press, homemade crafts, arts and food, including apple dumplings, apple pies and apple fritters.
The event is sponsored by the Hancock Lions and Hancock Lioness clubs.
For more information, call 301-678-6938.