Cherry Festival

Eight days of cherries, music, carnival rides, cherries, kids’ events, cherries, and more! Attracting people from around the country, the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City has been celebrating cherries and the community since 1968. With a calendar full of events located throughout Traverse City – including more than 100 free events and activities – the National Cherry Festival is fun for all ages, and less than 20 miles south of Elk Rapids! 

National Cherry Festival highlights include:

·       Midway rides
·       The airshow
·       Festival of Races
·       Cherry Royale Parade
·       Bayside Concert Series
·       And more!

The 2015 National Cherry Festival will run July 4-11.  

Follow the Festival on Facebook here.