Event Forms

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Sign up for the many activities going on during the National Baby Food Festival!

To print and fill out an event application, click on any of the blue printed links above each event summary. After you finish filling it out, bring it down, fax, or send us the application here at the Festival Office.

7 E Main St., Fremont, MI, 49412

Fax: (231) 924-9248

Phone: (231) 924-0770

 

Baby Food Cupcake Challenge

Put your baking skills to the test and enter this cupcake challenge on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017! The catch, you have to use “Gerber Baby Food” as at least one ingredient. The entries must be delivered to the Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce Office no later than 1:45 pm. The judging will begin at 2:00, public tasting from 2:30-3:00 pm, and the winner announced at 3:30 pm, on The White Insurance Agency Community Stage.

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Bed Race

Gather a team of five people together on Thursday, July 20, 2017!  One team member will ride on the bed and the other four will   be the bed “pushers”. Teams will be racing against each other using identical beds, provided by the Festival. You may want to dress in costumes, or wear matching shirts. Use your imagination! You must be at least 16 years or older to participate. Helmets, knee pads, and wrist guards are highly encouraged, but not required.

Bed Race

 

Bike Rodeo Registration

Join us for the Chemical Bank’s Bike Rodeo on Friday, July 21, 2017, at 9:00am! Bring the kids, their bikes, and their helmets for FREE, hands-on bike riding activities to teach and promote bike safety. A fun event for kids 4-12 years old. Registration starts at 8:45, and all participants must wear helmets. Receive a goody bag, courtesy of Chemical Bank, and a helmet safety check from the Fremont Police Department.   This event is coordinated by: Rotary, Fremont Lions Club, and Fremont Police Department.  Location: Fremont Middle School, 500 Woodrow

CARTOON BOY ON A BIKE-ILLUSTRATION

Olympic/Team Games

Teams will compete in three different events for the athletic and for the not-so-athletic at 5:30 pm on Thursday, July 21, 2016. This fun event is a great way to promote camaraderie and friendly competition among departments or between businesses.

 

Downtown Dash

This event is a fun run/walk for all children 12 and under. The distance is one-half mile (parents are welcome to walk with their children at no cost). The race will begin at 9:35 am on July 22nd, 2017. Start and finish are adjacent to the Fremont Recreational Center, on Sheridan Avenue. After the race you may enjoy the Baby Food Festival Parade. All participants will receive a Downtown Dash gift! (NOTE: The location of the Downtown Dash has not changed from prior years)

Dash

 

Chris Cook Memorial 5K & 10 Miler

Both Courses start and finish at Fremont High School (5421 S. Warner) on Saturday, July 22nd starting at 8:30am. The 5K takes you past Fremont Lake Park, while the 10 Miler tours around Fremont Lake!

Chris Cook

 

Lip Sync Battle

Come join us on Thursday, July 20th, 2017 at the amphitheater in Veterans Memorial Park for the ultimate Lip Sync Battle! This battle welcomes individuals of all ages. Registration is open to the first 10 teams that submit the completed form and music. Teams may range in size from 1 to 8 people. So, bring out your props and ultimate dance moves for this spectacular event!

Lip Sync

 

Paulsen’s Heating & Cooling 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.  Bring your basketball game to the Fremont Community Recreation Center on Saturday, July 22, 2017! This co-ed event has been organized into age divisions of grade school (5th grade), middle school (6th – 8th grades), high school (9th – 12th grades), and adult. The school divisions will be based on the grade being entered in the fall of 2016. Sign up your 3 person team by July 14, 2017 (cost $15 per player) and receive a t-shirt!

Basketball

Prince & Princess 

Bring in, or mail a current photo of your pride and joy to Huntington Bank – Baby Photo Contest (2 West main St) for the chance of them to become this year’s National Baby Food Festival Prince/Princess! The winners will be announced on Thursday, July 20th at 7:45pm and will get to participate in the Grand Parade on Saturday, July 22nd.

Prince and Princess

 

 

The Gerber Products Company Grand Parade

This year’s parade theme is “Fun & Games” and will feature nearly 100 entries including the newly crowned 2017 NBFF Queen and her Court, floats, marching bands, color guards, entertainers, clowns, and much more on Saturday, July 22nd at 10:30am!

Parade

 

Car Show

Let the good times roll! Join us for the NBFF Car Show featuring 20 different classes of classic cars, merchandise vendors, entertainment, and more on Saturday, July 22nd at 11am – 4pm following the Grand Parade!

Car Show

 

ChoiceOne Bank’s Kid’s Expo

Join us for an afternoon of fun for children 0-12 years old on Wednesday, July 19th at 11am – 2pm. Children will enjoy fun, hands on activities, crafts, food demonstrations, and more! Stop by to say hello to your local Law Enforcement Officers and Firemen.

Kid's Expo