Make Plans Now for the 64th Annual Bavarian Festival

May 30, 2023

The Frankenmuth Civic Events Council is happy to announce that the Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival is back June 8 – 11, 2023. Sing and dance in downtown Frankenmuth to Bavarian polka music played by colorful costumed German entertainers or enjoy the Sinclair’s Rock Band Friday and Saturday evening.

The Main Tent will be located in Zehnder Park, and the Rock Tent will be located behind Tiffany’s. Both tents are sponsored by Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth, The Bavarian Inn Lodge and Restaurant, and Frankenmuth River Place. The Main Tent will host a number of traditional German entertainers and polka bands Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and the Rock Tent will be rocking Friday and Saturday night. All this and more for only $10 general admission, kids 12 and under are FREE!

Enjoy the Friday Night Street Party from 5 – 10 p.m. featuring bands, beverages and games on Main Street and a Fireworks display. Don’t miss the Children’s Parade on Saturday at 10 a.m. and Bavarian Festival Parade on Sunday at 1 p.m. down Main Street! Enjoy a variety of other events throughout the weekend. Click here to download a full schedule of events.

If you haven’t booked your overnight stay yet, Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark is offering special rates on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 9-11th. To save on your stay, we hope that you would consider one of our popular overnight packages. The two-night Splashtastic Package includes two nights of lodging with waterpark passes, a Family Style Chicken Dinner at Zehnder’s Restaurant, a Family Pizza Pack and breakfast each morning in Elf Hollow Cafe. If you can only stay one night, the Eat and Sleep Package features one-night lodging with waterpark passes, a Family Style Chicken Dinner and breakfast in Elf Hollow Cafe. Click here to book online.

Make it a weekend of festival fun and take in all that beautiful Frankenmuth has to offer! Hurry, Bavarian Festival savings go fast and availability is limited.

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