Contact the Event Organizers

Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce


The Manistee National Forest Festival is organized by the Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce.  If you are interested in any event information, we encourage you to review the most up-to-date event schedule located here.  For general inquires, parade entries, and all other inquires, please select the appropriate link below:

Festival Marketplace (First Street Beach)


Cheryl Harder, Marketplace Manager
Phone (231) 878-5778

Manistee World of Arts & Crafts (5th Avenue)


Anne Vadedoncoeur
Phone: (231) 723-5944 
*The Chamber does not organize this event please utilize the contact information above for all inquiries.  The dates of the event will be listed on the event schedule when they are set.*

Forest Festival Parade 


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Contact the Visitors Center

Manistee County Visitors Bureau


The Manistee National Forest Festival is promoted by the Manistee County Visitors Bureau.  For information related to other visitor resources, lodging information, attractions in the region, additional event dates, etc. please select the appropriate item below:

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