2016 National Baby Food Festival
Wednesday, July 20 - Saturday, July 23, 2016

The National Baby Food Festival will kick off on Wednesday, July 20th, with the Kid's Expo.  It's an afternoon of fun for children 0 - 12 years old, filled with hands on activities, crafts, food, kid's parade, bike race, and the midway opens at noon.

The National Baby Food Festival takes place in Downtown Fremont.  There are many events and activities for everyone during this four day Festival. You are not going to want to miss the Kid's Zone, Community Picnic, Baby Crawl, Free Entertainment, Arts & Crafts Show, Farmers Market, Corporate Olympics, Bed Race, Car Show, and many more events, and don't forget the Grand Parade on Saturday.  Be sure to visit the National Baby Food Festival for a Frog Jumping, Turtle Racing, Hula Hooping, Baby Food Eating great time!

Fremont, Michigan is the Baby Food Capital of the World, and home of Gerber Products Company, making this a one-of-a-kind Festival.

Festival office: 231-924-0770 or 1-800-592-BABY (2229).

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Upcoming Events

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8:00 am Fremont Farmer’s Market @ East end of Main St.
Fremont Farmer’s Market @ East end of Main St.
Jul 23 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Don’t miss the Farmer’s Market where you’ll find fresh produce, flowers, honey, baked goods, and crafts from nature.
9:00 am Merchant Sidewalk Sales @ Midway
Merchant Sidewalk Sales @ Midway
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sales and bargains throughout Fremont!
9:30 am Downtown Dash Kids Fun Run @ Sheridan Street
Downtown Dash Kids Fun Run @ Sheridan Street
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am
Cool t-shirt and participation gift will be available to all participants who pre-register. Trophies are awarded to the first three finishers in each of the four age groups. This race is for kids 12 and[...]
9:30 am Excellence in Vision’s Chalkin’ ... @ Sheridan Street
Excellence in Vision’s Chalkin’ ... @ Sheridan Street
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
People are lining the sidewalks, you can hear a band in the distance, and the streets are covered in priceless works of art created by YOU. Be along the Sheridan Street parade route before the[...]
10:30 am The Gerber Products Company Gran...
The Gerber Products Company Gran...
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am
This year’s parade theme is “Storybook Land” and will feature nearly 100 entries including the newly crowned 2016 NBFF Queen and her Court, floats, marching bands, color guards, entertainers, clowns, and much more! The parade[...]
11:00 am Let the Good Times Roll- NBFF Ca... @ The corner of Hemlock and Weaver
Let the Good Times Roll- NBFF Ca... @ The corner of Hemlock and Weaver
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Let the Good Times Roll- NBFF Car Show @ The corner of Hemlock and Weaver
Join us for the NBFF Car Show featuring 20 different classes of classic cars, merchandise vendors, entertainment, kids play area and more! Keep an eye out during the Grand Parade to see several of this[...]
12:00 pm Paulsen Heating and Cooling 3-On... @ Fremont Recreational Center
Paulsen Heating and Cooling 3-On... @ Fremont Recreational Center
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm
  Join the FUN! Teams of three in various age divisions will compete to be NBFF Champs and raise money to support the Fremont Community Rec Center Boys & Girls Scholarship Program.
12:30 pm Gerber Life Insurance Baby Crawl @ Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Gerber Life Insurance Baby Crawl @ Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Jul 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Presented by Gerber Life Insurance. “We’re with you every step of the way,” The motto for Gerber Life Insurance Company is the background for this popular event. Several heats are run where every baby is[...]
2:00 pm The Hidden Mitten’s Gerber Baby ... @ The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
The Hidden Mitten’s Gerber Baby ... @ The White Insurance Agency Community Stage
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time to get creative with your favorite cupcake recipe for the NBFF Cupcake Challenge. All entries must contain Gerber Baby Food as an ingredient, and will be judged on taste, texture, decorations, and presentation of[...]