LA CRESCENT, Minn. (WKBT) -

Applefest returns to La Crescent this weekend!

Festivities began Thursday night with the opening of the King Apple Tent. The annual celebration will feature fan favorites, such as the King Apple Parade and the Apple Annies.

Festivities will run through this Sunday, September 18th.

Some of the events will require an Applefest button to get into though. If you haven't picked one up, they are eight dollars and can be bought at the fest grounds.

For more information or a complete schedule, you can visit their website at ApplefestUSA.com.