Saturday, July 14, 2018, 12:00pm

Get your Parade application today!

More info...


2018 Alpenfest Entertainment
Nightly Headliners: We Are Messengers, Your Generation In Concert, Denise Davis & Motor City Sensation, LAUREN DUSKI, and 7 Bridges Band!

More info...


Wednesday -  Saturday 10:00am – 9:00pm
The Alpine Village Main Street magically becomes an Alpenstrasse with over 80 artists and craftsmen.

More info...

54th Annual Alpenfest® on July 10th – 14th, 2018

Gaylord, a vacation destination in central northern Michigan, will be hosting its’ 54th Annual Alpenfest on July 10th – 14th, 2018. Alpenfest attracts not only local residents but also frequent vacationers enjoying the beautiful Michigan summer days. Additionally, it is Gaylord’s unofficial annual homecoming weekend, with former residents returning to enjoy the festivities.

The Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce presents Alpenfest. Expect five days of festivities including a parade, carnival, kids games and contests, pancake breakfast,  ethnic food, stages with live entertainment and the World’s Largest Coffee Break. This is a true community celebration!