[media-credit name=”bigstockphoto” align=”alignleft” width=”300″][/media-credit]The Manton Valley Apple Festival is held every year on the first Saturday of October, which falls on October 5, 2013, from 9am – 4pm, at the Manton School in Manton, CA. Entry is free. Come enjoy over a hundred handmade craft and food booths. Dunk for apples, ride the Lassen Lumber Train, and enjoy breakfast, games, clowns, crafts, live music, great food, an apple pie contest and more. If you enjoy crafts and apple pies come early…the pies go fast…it’s a fun day for the whole family. Proceeds support community projects and scholarships. Don’t forget to stop by our local wineries while in town. Manton Elementary School, 31345 Forward Rd. Info: (530) 474-1113 DIRECTIONS: Manton School Track. Follow the signs; you can’t miss it once you are in Manton.