What's Happening in Gaylord?

Gaylord keeps rollin' with a full roster of family fun and great celebrations.

50th Alpenfest

July 15 - 19, 2014
Downtown Gaylord
225 West Main Street Gaylord, MI 49735

Contact & More Info

Contact: Tiffany Larson
Phone: 989-732-6333

Come home to Alpenfest in Gaylord, home of the World's Largest Coffee Break and where our beautiful Alpine Village Main Street magically transforms into the Alpenstrasse. Artist's from all over the country display their crafts, and area vendors offer up tasty ethnic treats. The carnival lights up the night sky and fills the air with the sounds of laughter.


 Evening  ~  Queen's Pageant
Burning of the Boogg!                                                        

Morning  ~  Walking Parade
World's Largest Coffee Break
Noon - Pontresina Suppen Mahlzeit (Soup)
Evening  ~  Pulled Pork or BBQ Pork Plate  ~  Restless Heart @ 8 pm

Morning  ~  Alpine Country Breakfast
Afternoon  ~  Ice Cream Social

Evening~  Anyway You Want It: The Ultimate Journey Experience

Morning  ~  Pancake & Sausage Breakfast
Sauerkraut & Sausage Supper
Afternoon  ~  Yodeling Contest

Evening ~ The Return @ 8 pm

Morning  ~  Alpenfest Run
Noon  ~  Alpenfest Grand Parade
Afternoon ~ Studel on the 'Strasse

Evening ~ Ricky Nelson Remembered:  Featuring Mathew & Gunner Nelson @ 7 pm