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58th Gaylord Alpenfest


Saturday, July 15


225 West Main Street
Gaylord, MI 49735


All Day



From outstanding entertainment, to a popular artist craft show, numerous events and carnival rides for all ages, this Alpine-inspired celebration honors the city’s heritage and partnership with sister city, Pontresina, Switzerland.

The summer tradition, now in its 58th year, features an impressive lineup of outdoor concerts under the Pavilion.

8 am: Farmers Market at First and Court Streets – 9 am: 5K/10K/Half Marathon/Doppellauf – 11 am: Ethnic Alley Opens – 12 pm: Alpenfest Grand Parade – 12 pm: T J Schmidt Carnival Opens – 1 pm: Petoskey Steel Drum Band Concert at Court and 2 Street – 1 pm New Brass Express, – 7 pm: Bluewater Kings Band, – 9 pm: Alpenfest Closes for 2023.



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