July 9 - July 13
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.
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!