Since 1973. We are a four day festival based in Niles, Michigan. The festival is one of the top festivals in the State of Michigan. Four Flags Area Apple Festival is on the corner of Lake and 17th Street. Over 190 arts and crafts exhibitors, entertainment, Grande parade, carnival, food, kid's games, contests, home baked apple pie, cake and pastries contests, scarecrow, pancake breakfast, trike and big wheel race, pageants, custom car show, beard and mustache contest, plus much more.