When is the Johnny Appleseed festival?

Answer The Johnny Appleseed Festival in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is an annual event that takes place each September (the specific dates change from year to year). Lisbon, Ohio, also has an annual Johnny Appl... Read More »

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What city holds a Johnny Appleseed Festival each year?

Many cities have Johnny Appleseed festivals, including Fort Wayne, Indiana; Crystal Lake, Illinois; and Lisbon, Ohio. The festivals celebrate the life of John Chapman, otherwise known as Johnny Ap... Read More »

Is Johnny Appleseed real?

The legend of Johnny Appleseed is based on the life and travels of John Chapman. A horticulturist and missionary, Chapman planted apple seeds left over from cider mills along the routes he felt set... Read More »

Where did Johnny Appleseed go to school?

Johnny Appleseed was born John Chapman in 1774. He received his education as an orchardist in Leominster, Massachusetts. At 18, he headed to the wilderness of the Lake Erie basin and spread his kno... Read More »

What day do we celebrate johnny appleseed?

Johnny Appleseed Day is celebrated either September 26, the date of his birth, or March 11, the date he is believed to have died. Johnny Appleseed's real name was John Chapman. He was born in 1774 ... Read More »