We’ve been a company blessed by many things; good business, great employees and loyal customers. I just simply want to say “thank you”. Thanks to all of you that work hard each day to make a difference in the experience of each guest and thanks to all of our guests that continue to bless us with their business.
From our family to yours have a very Merry Christmas and a New Year filled with peace and happiness.
Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth
Can you use a gift that keeps on giving year-round? If yes, a Zehnder’s gift card is a perfect treat for that special person on your Christmas list! Zehnder’s gift cards may be used at all of our properties including Zehnder’s Restaurant, Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark, Zehnder’s Gift Shop, Zehnder’s Bakery, Z Chef’s Cafe or The Fortress Golf Course.
By Executive Chef John Zehnder, CEC, AAC, HGT
People always ask, “Is Mother’s Day or Easter the busiest day at Zehnder’s Restaurant?”.
For about the last five or six years, Thanksgiving is the number one busiest day of the year and the Saturday of Snowfest in January is the second busiest. In fact, Thanksgiving 2015 was the busiest day in the history of our company!
The Saginaw County Chamber of Commerce presents the Community Leadership Awards annually to recognize and honor the individuals in our community who have invested themselves in the people, businesses and future of Saginaw County. Nominated by Sheila Stamiris and JoAnn Crary, Al Zehnder received the Dr. Samuel H. Shaheen Vision Award at the 2015 Community Leadership Awards presented by the Saginaw County Chamber of Commerce on November 6, 2015.
Rooms are going fast for the annual Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark NEW YEAR’S EVE Celebration…bring the family for waterpark fun, face painting, magic shows, caricature artist, music, dancing, party favors, midnight toast, dinner and breakfast buffets. For reservations or more information call 855-817-5721. Can’t stay the night? That’s okay, join us at Zehnder’s Restaurant for our world famous family style chicken dinners… seating until 9:30 pm. For reservations or more information call 855-817-5721…. Cheers to the New Year!
Zehnder’s Snowfest continues to be one of the largest snow and ice carving events in North America. Thanks to the support of valued guests like yourself, we will be celebrating our Silver Anniversary (hard to believe it’s been 25 years) – an accomplishment we are very proud of.
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By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth
Each year Restaurant Business Magazine gathers sales information, number of guests served, guest check averages, total square footage and number of dining seats from independent restaurants around the country.
[PHOTOS] On Wednesday, October 21st, Zehnder’s welcomed home cooks, aspiring amateur chefs and TV network “foodies” to a Fall celebration in honor of all things squash and pumpkin otherwise known as Zehnder’s annual Squashtoberfest. The day long, three event cooking competition brought about delightfully creative pumpkin and squash dishes such as Autumn Butternut Stacks, Italian Baked Zucchini Sandwich and Spaghetti Squash Biscuit Pizza.
Zehnder’s is all about traditions and family and we asked our fans and followers to tell us their favorite Zehnder’s memories in the second annual Why I Like Zehnder’s contest. After receiving over 3,000 submissions, we have a winner! Tanya of Harrison Township, Michigan won the ultimate Zehnder’s experience which includes a two night stay in a Family Suite at Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and waterpark, breakfast buffet each morning, a private personalized dinner prepared by Zehnder’s executive chefs, a welcome gift basket from Zehnder’s marketplace, complimentary waterpark passes and the use of a private cabana. Congratulations to Tanya and thank you to all who participated!