Alanson's Riverfest

August 8-11, 2019

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Alanson celebrates the Northern Michigan summer with a weekend full of activities every August. This family fun festival has music, entertainment, a kayak race, food and more.

Wednesday
6-9pm Volunteer only party in the tent

Thursday
7-10pm Alanson Riverfest Teen Dance and Movie in the Park

Friday
12pm-7pm Arts & Crafts/Antique flea market, streets of Alanson
12-5pm Fishing at the Trout Pond behind Young’s Bait Shop
6:30pm Free kids fishing clinic
9pm Lighted boat parade

Saturday
10am-7pm Arts & Crafts/Antique flea market, streets of Alanson
9am Pie eating contest
10am-2pm Alanson Library annual book sale, community center
1pm Trivia with Preston
1-4pm River stories
2-3pm Crooked Tree Performing Youth

Family Fun
10am-4pm Bouncers and more
10am Frog jumping contest (bring your own frog), Village Park
10:30am Watermelon seed spitting contest
12-4pm Carnival
12-2pm Free hot dogs
12-4pm Basketball challenge
12-4pm GaGa Ball

Sunday
9am Community Church service in the Big Tent
11am-4pm Arts, Crafts and Antique Flee Market
12pm Top O'Michigan Boat Races
12pm Petoskey Steel Drum Band
1-3pm Alanson Library annual book sale, community center
1pm Northern Light Irish Dancers
2pm Duck Race

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Harbor Springs, Michigan -- Harbor Springs is the place to try new things! Rent a bike or a kayak, go snow tubing, attend a concert or an art fair, or play a round of golf with friends.
Petoskey -- There's so much to do in Petoskey from the Bear River Valley Recreation Area, to Petoskey State Park, to biking, golfing, hiking, and more.
Charlevoix, Michigan -- Visiting Charlevoix in Northern Michigan is a fun-filled vacation with great beaches, boating, skiing, fishing and year 'round family fun.
Things to Do in Boyne City, Michigan -- Nothing is quite like Boyne City in Northern Michigan with camping, boating, skiing, year 'round outdoor activities, and of course, the morel mushroom!
Lots of Activities in Mackinaw City, Michigan -- Explore Mackinaw City in Northern Michigan for history, the International Dark Sky Park, and outdoor activities.
Mackinac Island -- Take a step back in time and find lots of things to do when you visit Mackinac Island by horseback or bike--no cars allowed!
Northern Michigan Activities & Things to Do -- Northern Michigan offers many fun things to do for the entire family whatever the season, whatever the reason!
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Last Updated: 08-10-2019 08:18 AM ID: 1190