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Welcome to Fremont

Chamber Staff Members

Karen Baird                     Executive Director

Christina Postema            Membership Director

Sherry Heiss                    NBFF Coordinator 

The FACC Board of Directors and Staff would like to thank the volunteer NBFF Committee Members for their dedication and hard work throughout the year to make the Festival a success and fun for everyone.

Stephanie Walker…………………….Chairperson/Parades

Ben Blamer……………………………..Entertainment

Jesse Wolfson………………………….Car Show

Susan Gilliland………………………..Baby Events

Judi Boes………………………………..Youth Events

Kerri Wiseman………………………..Queens Court

Julie Ward………………………………Queens Court

Fonda Spaulding……………………..Arts and Crafts Show

Bridgette Hintze………….…………..Social Media

Nic Cramer……………………………..Non Events 

Information Booth

Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce Office

7 E. Main St. – 9 am to 5 pm, Wednesday – Friday

                   

 

 

 

 

Festival FYI 

Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial 1st Baby Born:

One lucky baby will be born at Spectrum Health Gerber

Memorial Family Birth Center during

the week of Festival. The family

whose new addition arrives on or

after our “top secret” chosen date and time, will be crowned

2017 NBFF 1st Baby Born and will be presented with over

$750.00 worth of amazing prizes just for being born!

 Blue Announcement Boards:

Watch the announcement boards for daily events and up to date information. Announcement boards are sponsored by Lakeshore Signs.

Locations:

• The corner of Merchant & Main

• The corner of Mechanic & Main

• The corner of Division & Main

• Veterans Memorial Park Main Stage Area

• Kids Zone

 PA Announcements:

Listen Wednesday thru Saturday, four times per day, at approximately 8:30 am, 11:00 am, 3:00 pm, and 5:00 pm. The announcements will be broadcast over an expanded PA system in the downtown area. These announcements bring special attention to area businesses, activities, and events.

 NBFF Golf Carts:

Be sure to watch for golf carts being driven around Downtown during the Festival. The drivers will be able to provide you with information and directions relating to the 2017 Festival.

 Golf Cart Sponsors

· Flor-Dri

· Fremont Insurance Company

· GreenStone Farm Credit Services

· ACE Communications

· Spanky’s Pizza

· Weller Auto Parts

· Compass Driving School

The White Insurance Agency’s Community Stage:                          

Stop by and join us for great entertainment and kid’s events at Main & Division.

 Kohley’s Water Misting Stations

You are sure to enjoy cooling off at one

of our NBFF Cool Zone misting stations

located on Main Street!

 

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9:00 am Friends of the Fremont Library Used Book Sale
Friends of the Fremont Library Used Book Sale
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Fremont Public Library, Main Street at Merchant Ave.
9:00 am Great Lakes Signature Properties Marketplace
9:00 am Merchant Sidewalk Sales
Merchant Sidewalk Sales
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sales and bargains through-out Fremont!
9:00 am Special Kid’s Day
Special Kid’s Day
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The park and midway are closed to the public to allow special needs children with a disability or debilitating illness to enjoy the carnival at their own pace. Activities include entertainment, games, carnival rides, and[...]
10:00 am Fremont Farmers Market
Fremont Farmers Market
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Plan to visit the Farmer’s Market where you’ll find fresh produce, flowers, honey, baked goods, crafts, and more! Location: On the East End of Main Street
10:00 am Gerber Federal Credit Union Rock ‘n Rest
Gerber Federal Credit Union Rock ‘n Rest
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: On the East End of Main Street in Fremont City Hall
10:00 am Kid’s Zone
Kid’s Zone
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Location: The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
10:00 am NBFF Marketplace
NBFF Marketplace
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Businesses, Organizations, and vendors set up in the streets to share their products and services with Festival visitors! Come down and see what they have to offer. Location: East End of Main Street by Fremont[...]
12:00 pm Midway Opens
Midway Opens
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ten rides for $10.00.
1:00 pm State Games of Michigan NBFF Open Pinball Tournament
State Games of Michigan NBFF Open Pinball Tournament
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Qualifying for the Pro, Novice, Senior’s, Women’s, Classics, Kid’s divisions and Free Daily Tournament. $1 per game. Proceeds go to Tracy’s Gang from Fremont/MS Society of Michigan and the Meijer State Games of Michigan. Location:[...]
2:00 pm Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm
The biggest bubble in this event wins! Contestants ages 6-10, with a Jr. Division ages 11-14, everyone gets three tries to blow their best bubble. Gum will be provided. Location: The White Insurance Agency Community[...]
3:00 pm Penny Scramble
Penny Scramble
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm
Pennies and other prizes will be up for grabs in a pile of sawdust and wood chips. For Children ages 2-4 & 5-10. Location: The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
4:00 pm Marshal Arts Performance
Marshal Arts Performance
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
4:00 pm Paulsen’s Heating & Cooling Dunk Tank
Paulsen’s Heating & Cooling Dunk Tank
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Test your throwing arm and raise money to support Fremont Public Schools Suicide Prevention, and Anti-Bullying Programs. Location: West end of downtown Main Street by Fifth Third Bank.
5:00 pm Bib Decorating Contest Winner Announced
Bib Decorating Contest Winner Announced
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm
To submit an entry, stop by the Festival Office located in the Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce at 7 E. Main Street, to get a bib, and decorate the bib in any fashion you wish.[...]
5:00 pm Midway Opens
Midway Opens
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Pay one price, ride all night! All you can ride for $20.
5:30 pm Coldwell Banker’s Junior Obstacle Course
Coldwell Banker’s Junior Obstacle Course
Jul 20 @ 5:30 pm
Kids 4-6 years old, and a Jr. division for kids 7-9, will compete in some of the coolest obstacles around. Location: The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
5:45 pm Bed Race
Bed Race
Jul 20 @ 5:45 pm
Join us for the original bed race where beds on wheels are raced down the street. We provide the beds, you provide the FUN! This event is open to both businesses and the public. Five[...]
6:00 pm Second Time Around
Second Time Around
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Performing an acoustic variety, dynamic vocals, and melodic harmonies. Location: The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
6:00 pm State Games of Michigan NBFF Pinball Tournament
State Games of Michigan NBFF Pinball Tournament
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm
Playoffs begin for the Free Daily Tournament. Location: One East Main Banquet Room
6:15 pm POUND®
POUND®
Jul 20 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Join Tamarac for a full-body drumming workout that combines cardio, conditioning and strength training. Location: Veterans Memorial Park Main Stage
6:15 pm Team Olympics
Team Olympics
Jul 20 @ 6:15 pm
Teams of 4 compete in various relay events. This fun-filled event is for the athletic and not-so athletic. Contact the Festival Office for pre-registration information. On-site registration begins at 5:30pm. Location: Main Street by the[...]
7:45 pm Huntington Bank’s Baby Photo Contest Winners
Huntington Bank’s Baby Photo Contest Winners
Jul 20 @ 7:45 pm
The Baby Photo Contest winners will be introduced. Come meet the New 2016 Prince and Princess. Location: Veterans Memorial Park Main Stage
8:00 pm Lip Sync Battle
Lip Sync Battle
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm
Pick out your favorite song, dress up like the artist, bring props, or whatever you need for a great lip sync performance. All ages are welcome for this family friendly event. Pre-registration is required by[...]
9:30 pm Movie in the Park
Movie in the Park
Jul 20 @ 9:30 pm
–STARTS AT DUSK– THE SANDLOT. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy this FREE movie! Scotty Smalls moves to a new neighborhood with his mom and stepdad, and wants to learn to play baseball.[...]