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The 60th Annual Mancelona Bass Festival June 4 - 7, 2015

Bass Festival News


The raffle drawing will be a  PLAYHOUSE made by the Grody Brothers. Tickets are on sale now - you can purchase your at several locations - including the Mancelona Village Office.  




Bass Fishing Contest, Carnival, Vendors, Crafts, Games, Contests, Entertainment, and much more family fun!


Entertainment Line-Up

Thursday: Ron Short

Friday: Jelly Roll Blues Band

Saturday: The Cookies


Carnival bracelets will be on sale at the following location in May:

 Village Office, BoJacks, Dairy Delite, Mancelona Sports, NAPA, The Pizza Shoppe, & McDonald's.  TO PAY BY CREDIT CARD - YOU MUST PURCHASE AT THE VILLAGE OFFICE.

Fireworks Saturday Night! 

10pm - No Rain Date

Best seen from Palmer


Mancelona Ice Cream Social

Sat. May 31st: 1:00-2:00pm,
free with a Bass Festival Button.
Under the tent at Palmer Park

Horseshoe Tournament!

$20 per team with 2 person teams.
Saturday May 31st @ 2pm

Entry forms available online or at the Village Office.

Crafter's Market and Vendors Market.
Palmer Park
See Events Page for Times

Classic Car and Custom Bike Show & Swap Meet
Sponsored by: Polar Equator Napa
May 31st 12pm - 3pm
Palmer Park

$15 in advance, $20 day of show
Registration Form is online.


8th Annual Communities in Schools 5km Run/Walk

Sunday June 1st @ 9am

Entry form online.


Bass Fishing Contest Hosted by Mancelona Sports

Cash Prizes: 1st Place $200, 2nd Place $125, 3rd Place $75

Entry form is online.  


Rotary Chicken BBQ
Location: Entertainment Tent
Saturday 11:00am - 3:30pm

Raffle tickets will be sold at this location.  

Kids Games

Saturday 1-4pm
Palmer Park

Including a bubble gum blowing centest sponsored by Sandy's Candies

We are still looking for crafters  & market vendors for the Crafter's Market and Vendors Market. Application form is online. Please call Jessica Tracey at 231-331-4051, or Mancelona Village Hall at 231-587-8331 for more information.

 We invite feedback on our web site and festival related activities.  Please contact us if you have any comments or suggestions.

Last site updates 5.24.14