Tehachapi Apple Festival coming Oct. 12

TEHACHAPI, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Tehachapi Apple Festival is coming up Oct. 12.

The free festival, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Railroad Park, is slated to feature an apple pie eating contest, old-style carnival games, live music and "plenty of apple related products," according to organizers.

The festival will benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation, Tehachapi Boy Scout Troop 3 and the Tehachapi Lyons Club.