trout festival

trout festival

Wednesday, April 27th, 9pm to Sunday, May 1st, 3pm

Kalkaska, MI, United States

Kalkaska, MI

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Wednesday

9:00 AM - WII Bowling Senior Center $3.00 - 50 years and over

4:30 PM - Jackpot Bingo Senior Center

6:00 PM - Opening Ceremonies at The Shady Bell - Civic Center at the fair grounds - crowning of the National Trout festival King and Queen

6:30 PM - Trout Tribute Extravaganza at Shady Bell - Civic Center - Fair Grounds
- Featuring - Mike Ridley Sponsored by Trout Town Tavern and Eatery.

Thursday

10:00 AM - Flea Market opens - Fairgrounds (Weather Permitting)

1:00 PM - Euchre Tournament Senior Center - $3.00 - 50 years and older

4:00 PM - Skerbeck's Family Carnival Starts - Fairgrounds

5:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Shady Bell Food and Entertainment - Civic Center - Fairgrounds

Friday

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - United Methodist Men's inside yard sale - United Methodist Church

10:00 AM - Carnival Opens - Fairgrounds

10:00 AM to Closing - Whispering Pines Animal Kingdom Reptile Display and Petting Zoo
- Fairgrounds (Camel rides will be available).


10:30 to 2:30 PM - Brunch at the Senior Center
- Entertainment - Music - Prizes
- Crowning of the Senior King and Queen

11:00 AM to 10:00 PM - Shady Bell Food and Entertainment - Civic Center - Fairgrounds

1:00 PM - Don Root Memorial Pool Tournament - Senior Center $5.00 - 50 years and over

1:00 PM - Pantry Bingo - Senior Center

2:00 PM - Youth Parade Starts - Downtown Kalkaska - Sponsored by Terra

5:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Troutzilla Music stage (at entertainment tent - Fairgrounds)

6:00 PM - Horse Pull - rocking Horse Arena - Sponsored by Northland Food and Family Center

Saturday

12:01 AM - Jack's Sports Shop Native Trout Fishing Contest starts

7:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Arbor Day Enduro - Snow Packers on Island Lake Rd - Sponsored by Lansing Motorcycle Club
- 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM - Registration for Enduro
- 12:00 PM - Race starts

8:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Trout Festival Fundraiser Pancake breakfast $6.00 per person

8:30 AM - Registration for Rotary- Wood Memorial Race (American Legion Hall, 408 Hyde Street
- 10:00 AM - Rotary-Wood Memorial Race starts

9:00 AM - Winterfest Craft Show opens in the upstairs of the Kaliseum

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - United Methodist Church Men's inside yardsale, United Methodist Church

9:00 AM - Kid's Fishing Contest starts- At CC Well Drilling, 377 M66 SE, intersection of M72 and M66
- (ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT) Sponsored in part by McLeans Hardware and Catt Development

9:00 AM - Flea Market opens (weather permitting)

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM - Trout Town Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet, at the Kaliseum

10:00 AM - Carnival opens - Fairgrounds

10:00 AM to Closing - Whispering Pines Animal Kingdom and Reptile Display- Fairgrounds (Camel rides will be available)

10:00 AM - Registration starts for the Great Lakes Grand Royal Parade - At the Birch Street Elementary School on Birch Street
- Must be registered and in line up by 12:30 PM to be judged,
If not being judged must be registered and in line up by 1:30 PM - Parade starts at 2:00 PM

11:00 AM - Timber Wolf Trout Fest Golf Outing - Timber Wolf Golf Club, 5646 M72 SE, Kalkaska

11:00 AM to 10:00 PM - Shady Bell Food and Entertainment - Civic Center - Fairgrounds

11:00 AM - Queen's Luncheon - Kalkaska Church of Christ (On Kalkaska Rd across from Middle School)

11:00 AM - Mutt March starts by the Kaliseum

2:00 PM - Great Lakes Energy Grand Royal Parade starts, Downtown Kalkaska
- Sponsored by Great Lakes Energy

Following Parade Scottville Clowns will be performing at Shady Bell - Civic Center - Fair Grounds sponsored by Voice Motors

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Pig Roast VFW Hall- 408 Hyde Street

3:30 PM - Jack and the bean stalk puppet show at the Shady Bell - civic Center - Fair Grounds

4:00 PM - Chute Dogging At Rocking Horse Arena followed by Cowboy Mounted Shooting

5:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Troutzilla Music Stage - At entertainment tent - Fairgrounds

5:00 PM - Bump and run Demo Derby put on by the County Fair Board

Dusk - Special Fireworks Display - Fairgrounds - Sponsored in part by Forest Area Credit Union