Festival of the Pines


41st Annual Festival of the Pines!


September 26th
to the 29th

Thank you to our Presenting Sponors! 


The Festival of the Pines is a time-honored celebration of our area Christmas tree growers and lumbering industries. The Festival kicks off on Thursday evening with The Prince & Princess of the Pines Pageant (5:30p). Business After 5 on Friday downtown in the Food & Beverage Tent from 5-7 p.m. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, network, socialize enjoy hors-d’oeuvres, door prizes, and more! Saturday is a day full of activities such as the Dog Show, Chili Cook-Off, Lumberjack Competition, LIVE music Friday & Saturday night in the Food & Beverage Tent!

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         WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING VENDOR & CRAFT SHOW APPLICATIONS FOR OUR CITY PARK LOCATIONS DURING THE CELEBRATION. 


Interested in Sponsoring Event? Please email us at
info@lakecitymich.com

Click The Link Below to Download This Years Schedule of Events

Thursday, September 26th

MISSAUKEE GOLF CLUB  

We are proud to host a gorgeous 18-hole course right here in Missaukee County.
Enjoy specials all weekend long!

Missaukee Golf Club
5300 S. Morey Road

More info: (231) 839-2901

GENTLY USED BOOK SALE

35th ANNUAL PRINCE & PRINCESS OF THE PINES PAGEANT

The time-honored tradition continues! Open to Lake City Kindergartners! Join us as we crown this year’s new Festival of the Pines royalty!
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Sponsored by The Lake City Area Chamber of Commerce
Downtown City Park Stage

Friday, September 27th

BUSINESS AFTER 5

5p to 7p
A time to network & socialize with Chamber members & area business owners!

Door Prizes! Hors d’oeuvres!
$5 Entry  (covers your tent admission for the evening)
Festival Event Tent

MUSIC IN THE TENT

6p to 1a
LIVE Music & DJ in the Tent!
$5 Admission – Must be 21 or older to enter with a valid ID
Festival Event Tent
Sponsored by The Lake City Chamber

Saturday, September 28th

MASON LUMBERJACK BREAKFAST

7a to 11a 
All you can eat in the tent!
$6 Adults, Children 10 & Under FREE!
Festival Event Tent
Sponsored by: Masonic Lodge #408

ARTS, CRAFTS, & VENDORS IN THE PARK

 Click for 2019    Application

9a to 5p
Handcrafted & various new items will be available for purchase during the festival.
You can also find various non-profits & organizations with information available to share.
Downtown City Park

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9a Registration
10a Show
Open to healthy, vaccinated & non-aggressive dogs.
FUN CATEGORIES!
Lumber Jack/Lumber Jill Costume Contest
Brain Freeze Competition
Musical Chairs
Woof Relay
Sled Pull
$10 Donation
Proceeds raised will support the food bank at the Missaukee Humane Society
REGISTER HERE
Thanks to our sponsors!
Freedom Kennels Training Center
Evergreen Excavating
The Tasty Treat

 

YOUTH ARCHERY TOURNAMENT

10a Registration – 11a Start Time
$10
Maple Grove Park
Hosted by: Blazing Arrows Archery Club
More info call: (231) 839-5574

HORSESHOE COMPETITION

11a Registration 12p Start Time
$5 Per Person
Lake City Eagles
4154 E. Houghton Lake Road
Sponsored by: Missaukee Title Company & Lake City Chamber

LUMBERJACK CONTEST

 

12p Registration 1p Start 
1p to 5p 
Hosted by The Helsel Family
Ax throw
Chainsaw Competition
2-Man Crosscut
Water boil
You won’t want to miss this action!
Festival Event Tent & Old Williard House Lot
Sponsored by: Lake City Chamber & Contributors

CHILI COOK-OFF

Set up 11a
12p Start Time
You can sample Chili while you watch the Lumberjack Contest!

If you would like to enter a chili, click HERE for a registration form.
Or you can contact the Chamber at (231) 839-4969 or email info@lakecitymich.com
Festival Event Tent

WIN A 2019 JOHN DEERE GATOR 560E!

DRAWING SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH 10P

$20 Per Ticket – ONLY 1,250 TICKETS SOLD!
WIN a 2019 John Deere Gator 560E purchased from Bader & Sons Co.!
You do not need to be present to win.
Raffle Tickets sponsored by Gary Geiger Construction Inc.
Festival Event Tent
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