Make plans to attend the 14th annual Homesteads Apple Festival in Crossville September 23rd and 24th rain or shine! It’s old fashioned family fun with live music, craftsmen and artists, apple pies and cider. Step back in time with the Cumberland Homesteads, Tennessee’s largest historic district. Old-Fashioned Family Fun! Festival goers can also visit the Homesteads Tower Museum for free! $5 admission for ages 16 and up covers both days.