Cadillac Festival of Races – September 2

This is a non-profit race put on by 100% volunteers to organize a 5K, 10k,and adventure triathlon that features a kayak or paddle board option on Labor Day in Cadillac, MI. All profit is donated to local charity organizations in Cadillac, MI.

When: Saturday September 2, 2017 – 9:00 A.M.
Where: Cadillac City Park and Rotary Pavilion area on Lake Street – Cadillac, MI

Cadillac’s Craft Beer Festival September 23

Established in 2009, the Cadillac Craft Beer Festival has grown leaps and bounds to include the best in local libations, food & music. This year is expected to be the best yet with expansions in nearly every aspect of our celebration. There is something for everyone, so come enjoy our beautiful City Park with your friends. The best in Michigan Beer & Cider along with…

Our 5th Annual Homebrew Competition
Tailgate & Yard Games
Food & Retail Vendors
Live Music from the Zak Bunce Project, Delilah DeWylde & the Lost Boys, and our headliners The Crane Wives!!


Pricing AFTER May 12th:

General Admission: $25/online or $30 at the festival gates.
– Commemorative mini-pint w/beer tasting guide 5 drink tickets

VIP “Beer Geek” Package (limted tickets available):
$50/online (buying pre-sale ensures VIP swag) or $60 at the festival gates.

– Commemorative mini-pint w/beer tasting guide 5 drink tickets
– Early entry into the festival to mingle with Brewery Reps
– Ten additional 1-oz samplings
– Beer Geek T-Shirt
– Beer Geek lanyard & informational badge

Additional Drink Tickets: can be purchased within the gates throughout the event!


*This is a 21+ ONLY event and proper ID is required upon entry!
*This is a CASH ONLY event. All food, merchandise, and drink tickets are only able to be purchased with cash, please plan your day accordingly.
*This is a rain or shine event! The only refunds that will be given are if the event is cancelled for any reason by the Cadillac Craft Beer Festival.
*Smoking is prohibited within our gates during our event. *Designated parking areas will be posted on site.
*Our guests will consume alcoholic beverages responsibly. Intervention with an impaired, intoxicated or underage guest will be handled in a prompt and safe manner. We recommend coordinating with a designated driver before you arrive. Our hospitality tent will be open past last call and stocked with bottles of water for those who need it to ensure the safety of our attendees.

Please Note: We are not responsible for any third party vendor purchases, ticket exchanges or any other transactions outside the sales site. Fake or duplicate tickets will not be honored. We’ll see you on Sept. 23rd!

City Park, Downtown Cadillac
Go to and for tickets, vending, and event details.

October 2017 Color Tour Trains

Offering entertainment to the Color Train passengers, visitors and residents October 8, 4-8pm at the Rotary Performance Pavilion at the Cadillac Commons – free will donation to support the City Park Renovations.

C & S Entertainment – Carl and Sammie Reiter of Boon, Michigan. The same couple that hosted Karaoke at the Crossroads Bar in Harrietta for nine years, and two years at the Moose Lodge in Cadillac.

In years past the Reiters have been in several bands throughout their career and has traveled as far as Brimley to perform.

Sammie has sang with Peggy Sue, which is Loretta Lynn’s sister and Carl has been a drummer for a few professional singers such as Tex Ritter, Tammy Wynette, and the Beach Boys.

They both enjoy country music and classical music. They will be performing at the Cadillac Rotary Pavilion on October 8th from 4pm-8pm. Donations will be appreciated. All proceeds will go to the Cadillac Area Festival & Events organization, and donated to the City Park Renovations Fund.