The Apple Store

September 1-October 31, 2014
Tuesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Open Labor Day Monday

The Apple Store is operated by the volunteer fundraising group called Conner Prairie Alliance. The Apple Store is their primary fundraiser with proceeds supporting the mission and programs of Conner Prairie. For two months a year these volunteers are super busy selling all things apple including the famous caramel-dipped apples. Last fall alone they dipped 14,323 caramel apples! See how the dipping is done in this Video Blog

The Apple Store offers a variety of tasty treats, including:

  • Hand-dipped caramel apples, including the popular Salted Chocolate Caramel Apple
  • Cider slushies
  • NEW this year - B. Happy Peanut Butter, made in Zionsville, IN. Think creamy peanut butter with delicious add-ins such as pretzels and white chocolate, or toffee and rice krispies! Learn more about the inspiration behind B. Happy Peanut Butter as reported by the IBJ.
  • Apple and pumpkin donuts and apple fritters from Jack's Donuts of Fishers, IN.
  • NEW this year - pumpkin and apple donut holes from Jack's Donuts
  • Popcorn
  • Pasteurized apple cider
  • Multiple varieties of apples from local orchards
  • Jams and jellies
  • Apple pies
  • Amish goods
  • Gourmet dog treats
  • Special gift items
  • Handmade fire pit pokers by Conner Prairie blacksmiths
  • Special order gourmet caramel apples, upon request
  • Locally-made gift items

Apple Recipe

Chicken Apple Crunch Salad

Serves 4
2 c. cooked chicken breast, cubed
1 c. diced Granny Smith apple
½ c. diced celery
¼ c. raisins
2 T. chopped green onion
1/3 c. low-fat mayonnaise
1 t. reduced fat sour cream
1 t. lemon juice
¼ t. salt
¼ t. fresh ground pepper
⅛ t. ground cinnamon

Combine first 5 ingredients in a large bowl. In a separate bowl, combine mayonnaise with remaining ingredients, stirring well with whisk. Add mayonnaise mixture to chicken mixture, tossing well to coat.

Serve as an entrée salad or sandwich spread.

Learn more about the Conner Prairie Alliance by visiting their Facebook page.

"Last fall I visited Conner Prairie's Apple Store where I had the best caramel apple with peanuts I've ever tasted in my life! I've been waiting for September I could order another."

Satisfied Apple Store Customer