Coast Bridges and Dams Farms History

79th Manistee National Forest Festival

July 1st - 5th, 2015

Throughout Manistee County

Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce


Come and experience Manistee County's signature summer event!  Join us on July 1-5 where you will experience our famous signature events such as: The Manistee World of Arts & Crafts, Authentic Native American POW WOW's, Live Entertainment under our festival tent on Lake Michigan, the Independance Day Parade and Fireworks & Much more! "Here's an invitation to step off the grid into a small town right out of a storybook!"

2015 World of Arts & Crafts Application - Download Here
2015 Independence Day Parade Application - Download Here
2015 Food Vendor Contract - Download Here
2015 Flea Market Contract - Download Here

Fireworks Presenting Sponsor: Little River Casino Resort - website

Festival Supportors: 
Ludington Beverage Company - website
Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties - website
Packaging Corporation of America
Water's Edge Dentistry - website

Event Sponsors:

Scottville Clown Band Parade Sponsor – Manistee Ford
Scottville Clown Band Concert Sponsor – Manistee Ford & Manistee Lions Club
Independence Day Parade (High School Bands) Presenting Sponsor – Manistee World of Arts & Crafts
Entertainment Tent Sponsor – Will Zoscsak Logging & Trucking, Inc. & Top Line Electric
Whispering Pines Animal Kingdom – Blarney Castle Oil and Propane & Consumers Energy
Rubber Duck Race – Manistee World of Arts & Crafts
Kids Parade - Manistee Resume    
Kids Day – Charles A. Boyer, Inc. & Filer Credit Union & Watson's Manistee Chrysler
Tittabawasee Valley Fife & Drum Corp. – Snyder's Shoes


2015 EVENTS SCHEDULE Coming Soon!