What's Happening in Gaylord?


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

53rd Alpenfest

July 11 - 15, 2017
Downtown Gaylord
225 West Main Street Gaylord, Mi 49735

Contact & More Info

Contact: Gaylord Alpenfest
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!                                              

Wednesday: Morning ~ Walking Parade World's Largest Coffee Break Noon - Pontresina Suppen Mahlzeit (Soup) Evening ~ Pulled Pork or BBQ Pork Plate

Morning  ~  Alpine Country Breakfast ~ Afternoon  ~  Ice Cream Social

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

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

Future Alpenfest Dates!

July 17th ~ July 21st, 2018

July 16th ~ 20th, 2019