EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
Find out about upcoming events and activities happening in Frankenmuth.
February 14, 2020
Experience a glamorous Valentine’s Day night like no other at the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth! Share a special evening with a special person or friends and enjoy a wine tasting adventure at River Place Shops, a 3-course gourmet dinner at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant and top off the evening with a delicious dessert bar at the Bavarian Inn Lodge.
May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13, and September 10, 2020
A community dinner like no other! The festival includes around 20 food trucks from across Michigan, a beer tent featuring live music, plus many more activities!
June 19 - 21, 2020
Come on out and watch Vintage Base Ball play by the rules, customs, and manner of the 1860’s. Clubs wear period costumes, use period authentic equipment, and play as gentleman “ballists” or base ball players.
Various weekend days during the summer
Experience tricks, flyball, relay racing, limbo, choreographed obedience routines, agility, musical mats, and much more! You will see a variety of breeds as well as the great All American Mix.
July 12, 2020
7th Annual FREE family-friendly day to honor our heroes - Active, Discharged, or retired, Military, Police, EMS, or Firemen.
July 18 - 19, 2020
Experience an 18th Century encampment of historical
reenactors representing British, French and Americans.
Tactical Battle Reenactments • Flag Raising • Musket Firing
Period Concerts & Games • Fashion Show and many other events
October 17 - 18, 2020 (Dog Weekend)
October 24 - 25, 2020 (Kids Weekend)
Rock ‘N Roll K-9 performance team, pumpkin catapult, pumpkin bowling, trick or treating throughout the complex (Dog and Kids on separate weekends), plus much more!
November 27, 2020
Kick off the start of the holiday season at Frankenmuth River Place Shops!
Listen to carols sung by the Gemütlichkeit Club, enjoy free hot cocoa, cookies, and candles for the candle walk, listen to the Christmas story told by local clergy accompanied by music from the St. Lorenz Choir, then start the walk to the Chamber Platz for the lighting of the community tannenbaum (Christmas Tree).
December 1 - 12, 2020
Get all of your Christmas shopping done in one place!
Several River Place Shops will be offering in-store specials that have a tie to the number 12, including single specials on each of the 12 days or 12 total specials every day.