Logging Festival - 2017
Log Roll/Tote Bag Sponsor
DescriptionThe 2017 Event Schedule has been updated; but be sure to watch our website for specials, additional activities and performances
CELEBRATE LOGGING FESTIVALThere is something for everyone at this years Logging Festival sponsored by: Elders Forest Products. Kids of all ages can enjoy chainsaw carvings, lumberjack demonstrations, arts & crafts vendors, the best BBQ and Tamales in Newaygo County, cotton candy, hot dogs and carnie fries! Dont forget the expansive museum exhibit showcasing items from the logging boom on the local Muskegon River.
LABOR DAY WEEKEND
September 1st - 3rd
** If you never been... a little snipit from our 2016 WZZM live segment on the patio
ARTS & CRAFT SHOW - Friday through Sunday, see event details for exact hours. EXHIBITORS click here for event details, online registration and printable forms!
The Mid Michigan Professional Lumberjack Competition CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON LINE boasts some of the very best Lumberjacks & Jill's in the Midwest! NEW this year the Mid-Michigan Amateur Competition! Saturday, September 2nd from 10 - 11:30 am. Show us your lumberjack/jill skills and compete to win! Click here for event & registration
RETURNING this year - USLRA sanctioned Amateur Log Rolling Contest! USLRA members from around Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota will compete! Click here for more information and to register. Not a USLRA registered amateur?
Labor Day Parade Sunday 1:00 pm. Follow the link if you would like to register
for the 2017 Logging Festival Parade OR CLICK HERE for print form. Forms are available at the Chamber Office - Registration and
participation are FREE!
Craft Show HoursFriday 11 am - 7 pmSaturday & Sunday 10 am - 5 pmAdditional Activities
Friday - Monday SIDEWALK Sales - Newaygo County merchants
Friday - Sunday ALL DAY Chainsaw Carving Demonstrations - Brooks Park
Friday - Sunday Noon - 4 pm Newaygo County Museum - Logging Exhibit
Saturday - 7 am - 11 am Newaygo Fire Department's Pancake Breakfast - 177 Cooperative Drive, Newaygo
Saturday & Sunday Noon - 5 pm Mid Michigan Professional Lumberjack Competition - Lumberjacks Corner (corner of Wood St. & Justice)
Saturday starts @ Noon - 2nd USLRA sanctioned Amateur Log Rolling Competition - on Justice Street
Saturday 4:00pm - 1st Annual LEPPINK'S FOOD CENTERS HOT DOG EATING CONTEST - registration at chamber booth in front of stage by 3:00pm
Sunday 1:00 pm Labor Day Parade
Sunday 4:00pm Waterbattle Tournament - Open to all ACTIVE Firefighters! Sign up at 3:30 pm on Justice Street