Funky Skunk’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

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Get into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with Frankenmuth’s own corner of Ireland! Stop by the Funky Skunk on March 18th to enjoy a live performance by Marty Viers and the Music Doctors, while shopping exclusive discounts, new Irish gift collections, sweaters, and Guinness beer swag!   NEW THIS YEAR: LIVE PRIZE DRAWINGS!   While […]

Rock N Roll K9s Performances

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The Rock N Roll K9s are bringing their high-energy and engaging performances to Frankenmuth River Place Shops! Daily shows are at 11:00 AM, 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM on the east side of the shopping complex near the Cass River Bar and Grill. Watch these dogs perform amazing tricks, dances and competitions with a lively […]

Leprechaun Loop

Do the Leprechaun Loop for your chance to win!   Visit each of the 5 participating locations for your chance to win one of five $25 gift certificates. Locations include: – Emilie Bs – Calla Lilies – Funky Skunk – Enchanted Forest – Serendipity Wellness Spa   To enter, visit any participating store to receive a […]

12 Days of Sales

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Get all of your Christmas shopping done while humming Christmas carols and strolling the beautifully decorated sidewalks in Frankenmuth River Place Shops! Show someone how special they are with a gift from one of our many unique shops and save money at the same time. Each participating store will be offering in-store specials and promotions […]

Cobblestone Sales

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Head to Frankenmuth River Place Shops for special deals that will make your summer! Save up to 75 percent off apparel, shoes, accessories, gifts, and more at participating stores throughout Frankenmuth River Place Shops. Visit for more information and updates! This event takes place from August 9 to 18.   Stay Tuned for Participating […]

Scarecrow Fest

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Celebrate fall in Michigan’s Little Bavaria during Scarecrow Fest, with a fun family-friendly festival at Frankenmuth River Place Shops and special scarecrow displays throughout downtown Frankenmuth! Taking place across two weekends in October, Scarecrow Fest includes both a Kids and Dog Weekend with special activities for everyone in the family. Saturday and Sunday both weekends […]

Frankenmuth Fondo

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Experience Michigan’s Little Bavaria from the seat of a bike during the Frankenmuth Fondo! Choose from a 100K, 50K or 25K competitive bicycling courses, brought to you by the Frankenmuth Noon Rotary. This event takes place August 10!   Registration is not yet open for the Fondo; please check back as the Noon Rotary confirms […]

Cass River Colonial Encampment

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Experience an encampment of historical reenactors representing the many eras of America’s history during this free educational and family-friendly event at Frankenmuth River Place Shops! Visit and tour military camps ranging from the French & Indian War through the Revolutionary War, and shop at historical vendors. This free family event takes place July 20 and […]

Bavarian Volkswagen Festival

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Come check out the Bavarian Volkswagen Festival on Saturday, June 10 from 9am-3pm in the South East River Place parking lot. There will be more than 200 Volkswagens for you and the whole family to enjoy! Food and beverages will be available for purchase under the big tent! We can’t wait to see you there!

Warrior Appreciation Rally

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This free community event is organized in honor of active and retired military service members, police, firefighters and EMS. Local service organizations and businesses offer a free lunch for our everyday heroes and their families!   Activities include vehicle and weapon displays, meet-and-greet opportunities, children’s inflatables, live music, and a vendor marketplace featuring products and […]