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59th Alpenfest – Friday, July 12th


Friday, July 12


198 South Court Street
Gaylord, MI 49735

Friday, July 12th, 2024

9:00 AM Pancake and Sausage Breakfast – Under the Main Stage Pavilion, Start your day off with a pancake and sausage breakfast. Sponsored by Gaylord Community Schools

11:00 AM Art Tent Pet Parade – Make your pet the star of the Strasse at the Pet Parade with Rosco the Clown. Registration at the Art Tent. Prizes awarded. Dogs Must Be On Leash.

11:00 AM Alpenstrasse, Ethnic Alley, and T.J. Schmidt Amusements Carnival opens

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Alpenfest Run Registration Pickup – At the North Central State Trailhead.

6:00 PM Alpenfest Queens & Alpenfest Princess Pageant – Main Stage, Local ladies will be competing for the crown and honor of becoming our 2024 Gaylord Alpenfest Queen and Princess

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Family Tradition Band – Main Stage, FTB is a modern take on an old timeless classic sound which includes many traditional country elements such as fiddle, banjo and pedal steel guitar. This combined with spot-on vocal harmonies, dual electric guitars and a rock solid rhythm section, is what creates the authenticity of the band.



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