June 7-10
Bavarian Festival
A weekend full of good ole' German family fun. Don't miss the traditional Maypole dance, Frankenmuth Schuhplattlers, Bavarian Fest Olympics and the famous festival parade.
Bavarian Parade: Sunday at 1:00pm on Churchgrove Street (near St. Lorenz School)
Kinder Parade: Saturday at 10:00am on Rosstal Street (directly behind Zehnder's Restaurant)
Event Location
July 21-22
Cass River Colonial Encampment
Experience an 18th Century encampment of historical reenactors representing British, French and Americans.
Visit and tour military camps and shop at historical vendors from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm on Saturday and from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Sunday.
Tactical Battle Reenactments
Flag Raising
Musket Firing
Period Concerts & Games
Fashion Show
Event Location
Frankenmuth River Place Shops
Saturday, August 4
Michigan's Strongest Man & Women
The best in the Midwest will once more ascend to Frankenmuth for another epic “Battle in Bavaria”. 5 unique events on mammoth equipment will pin athletes head to head in fast paced pure effort covering brute strength, endurance, and athleticism. The top 2 from each division (except novice) will qualify for the 2017 NAS Amateur Nationals.
Classes offered are:
Women’s LW, MW, HW
Master’s (over 40) LW, HW
Men’s LW, MW, HW
Event Location
Covered Bridge & Leather Gift Shop