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April 14, 2017

Zehnder’s Mother of the Year Contest Celebrates 25 Years!

Zehnder’s opened its doors for business on Mother’s Day, 1929, when Zehnder’s chefs served up a total of 312 chicken dinners. Since then, hundreds of thousands of guests have participated in the Mother’s Day tradition at Zehnder’s, and Zehnder’s has come to know Mother’s Day as one of the busiest […]
March 27, 2017

Zehnder’s Early Lodging History

Pictured above: Family friend and long time resident of Zehnder’s; Carl Knieling. By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth During the 1930’s, Frankenmuth was a common stop for transients; single men looking for work. My grandmother, Emilie Bickel Zehnder, was never one to turn away an empty stomach and often […]
March 31, 2017

Gear up for the 2017 Golf Season!

It’s April (and we’re not fooling) which means spring is here and another Fortress golf season is upon us. Each golf season is unique because the apparel and equipment companies design their products to change each year so they have a fresh look and feel to them. This year will […]
March 31, 2017

Enter to Win a $250 Zehnder’s Gift Card in Zehnder’s 5th Annual #MomandMe Contest!

Pictured above: 2016 Mom and Me Contest winner, Heidi from Frankenmuth, MI When you look at your mother/daughter, do you feel like you are looking in the mirror? Now is your chance to show off your mini-me! In celebration of Mother’s Day, Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth will be hosting the fifth […]