Alanson's Riverfest

August 8-11, 2019

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.

6-9pm Volunteer only party in the tent

7-10pm Alanson Riverfest Teen Dance

12pm-7pm Arts & Crafts/Antique flea market, streets of Alanson
3pm-12am Bands in the Big Tent
5:30pm Free kids fishing clinic
7pm Duct tape boat race
9:30pm Lighted boat parade

10am-7pm Arts & Crafts/Antique flea market, streets of Alanson
9am Kids foot race
10am Dodge ball tournament
10am-2pm Alanson Library annual book sale, community center
10am Bouncers and more
10am Frog jumping contest (bring your own frog), Village Park
10:30am Watermelon seed spitting contest
11am Candy bar bingo
12pm Ron Fowler, storyteller
12-5pm Free fishing for kids
1-3pm Wine Tasting Event
2pm Carnival for kids 12 and under
3:30pm-12am Bands in the Big Tent, Rock Bottom Band at 3:30pm, Motown in Our Town at 6:30pm
4-6pm GaGa Ball Tournaments

8:45am Community Church service in the Big Tent
11am-4pm Arts, Crafts and Antique Flee Market
12-5pm Fishing in the trout pond
1-3pm Alanson Library annual book sale, community center
1pm Petoskey Steel Drum Band, Village Park
2pm Duck Race
3pm-12am Entertainment in the Big Ten
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Summer in Northern Michigan...

For more activities & attractions, check out these additional links for Things to Do in Northern Michigan:

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!

Last Updated: 01-08-2019 10:49 AM ID: 1190