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10:00 am - 9:00 pm ( 09/08/2017 - 09/09/2017 )
Golden Township Part at Silver Lake Sand Dunes
8453 W Silver Lake Road
Mears, MI 49436 (231) 873-2247
Contact & More Info
http://applebbqfestival.com
Contact:
Phone: (231) 873-2247

Festival is held in the business district of Silver Lake Sand Dunes located six miles west of US-31 at the Hart/Mears exit 149.

 

2017Schedule of Events - Apple and Barbecue Festival

2017Schedule of Events

Friday, September 8
10 am - 5:00 pm      King of the Dunes Backyard BBQ Competition

6:30 pm                   Awards for the King of the Dune BBQ Competition

Noon - 9:30 pm       Food Vendors on Festival Grounds (BBQ tickets required for food purchase)

2 pm - 5:30 pm        Keith Scott on Festival Stage

5:30 pm                   Beak to Beak Competion

3 pm - 10:00 pm      Beer Tent

5:30 pm - 9:30 pm   Silverado on Festival Stage

Saturday, September 9

9am                         Apple A Day 5K Fun Run/Walk at Mac Wood's Dune Rides (registration begins at 8am)

10 am - 2:00 pm     KCBS Professional Competition        

Saturday, September 9 - FESTIVAL ROW ACTIVITIES

10 am                     National Anthem at Sunchasers

10 am - 5:00 pm     Homemade Crafts & Fresh Farm Apples/Produce Show
  
10 am - 5:00 pm     Children’s Activities, Games & Inflatable

10 am - 4:30           Classic Vehicle & Buggy ShowEnter your favorite vehicle or dune buggy! 

4:30 pm                  Vehicle Show Parade Departure
                                     
Saturday, September 9 - FESTIVAL STAGE & GROUNDS
9 am - 10:00 am     Apple Pie Contest Check In (at pavilion)

10 am - 5:00 pm     Live Entertainment on Festival Stage with Rudy the DJ from Big R Productions

10 am - 9:00 pm     Food Vendors on Festival Grounds (BBQ tickets required for food purchase)

11 am - 9:00 pm     Beer Tent

1:00 pm                 BBQ Eating Contests

1:45 pm                 Apple Pie Awards

4:15 pm                 Classic Vehicle & Buggy Show Awards

5:30 - 9:00 pm      Jim Shaneberger Band on Festival Stage

MT. BALDY HILL CLIMB

Saturday, September 9th

11:00 am - 4 pm     Technical Inspection

Sunday, September 10th

10:00 am                Race at the Silver Lake Sand Dunes

*Parking Available at Area Lodging with Shuttle Service to Downtown Festival Area Every 1/2 Hour from 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm on Friday AND 9:30 am to 9:00 pm Saturday!