Drummond Island Fall Festival

 

Drummond Island's

6th Annual

Fall on the Island Festival

 

October 10 - 12, 2014

Events Line-Up for 2014

Friday Golf Outing! 

Returning for 2014! Nine Hole 4 Person Scramble to be held at the Drummond Island Golf Club. See the "Golf Outing" page for complete information.

Friday Night Opener!

Friday Night is when we pull out all the stops and get the Big Tent hopping! 2014 is going to be no exception as we welcome to our main stage the group known as "Piano Wars!" The Big Tent will burst to life with family friendly entertainment! Crowds of all ages will respond to the dueling pianos music and fun performed by master entertainers. The show will include sing-alongs, audience participation, props and DJ dance music.    
Piano Wars Friday Night Opener Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival
To learn more about Piano Wars simply click on the photo above.

Saturday Headliners!

Stroll the grounds and take in a show or two or MORE! From Fire Eaters to Jugglers we always have acts that entertain and amuse and our 6th Annual Fall on the Island Festival is guaranteed to be bigger and better than ever! 
The Back Beats Beatle Tribute Band Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival
To learn more about The Back Beats simply click on the image above.
Pull up a chair and sit back to enjoy Michigan's #1 Beatles Tribute Band - The Back Beats! Using authentic instruments, clothing and hairstyles The BackBeats transport their audiences on a Magical Mystery Tour of yesteryear, when the whole world first heard the four names of John, Paul, George and Ringo. The group will perform on our outdoor Main Stage from 12 Noon to 2:30PM with approximately three 45 minute sets during that time frame (They will perform inside the Big Tent if the weather doesn't permit an outdoor venue).
Lord of the Gourd Drummond Island MI Fall on the Island Festival
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The Fall Festival Committee is proud to announce the addition of the Lord of the Gourd to this year's Fall on the Island Festival! Pat Harrison is an amazing pumpkin sculptor and will be a featured artisan on the Main Grounds Saturday.

Back by popular demand - Tommy Tropic! No matter what show you see as he performs throughout the day, the action comes fast and furious. He burns a lot of calories in the show, with unicycles and other balancing apparatus.

Clifford of Drummond Island Fall Festival

Come Meet Clifford of Drummond Island along with author Nancy Bailey during the Fall on the Island Festival! Clifford will be here signing his NEW book written by owner/trainer/friend & dear companion Nancy Bailey. Bring the entire family - fun for folks of all ages!

2014 Friday Featured Events:

Drummond Island Fall Festival
Find out what the Specials are by clicking on the Early Bird!
EARLY BIRD SPECIALS:

Again this year many of our local restaurants will be offering a fantastic variety of Early Bird Specials starting at 4:00PM. For detailed information on what each restaurant will offering please go to the "Early Bird Specials" page. 
Drummond Island Fall Festival
DESSERT BAR:

Back by popular demand the Homemakers will offer a homemade Dessert Bar! Fill a plate and sit back and enjoy the Festival entertainment!

Two Olives Gourmet Drummond Island Fall Festival
BIG TENT FOOD & DRINK:

NEW this year! TWO OLIVES GOURMET will delight your taste buds with their Chicken Skewers, Loaded Baked Potatoe and a Caesar Salad all for just $10!

The Drummond Island Homemakers will be back with their Sweet Treats Dessert Bar.

A FULL CASH BAR will be available as well.
Piano Wars Drummond Island Fall Festival 2014
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT:

Every year the Festival kicks off with great live music inside the Big Tent at the Town Hall. The committee works hard to make sure the opener features the most energetic and fun venues available. This year's Friday Night Opener will be the group known as "Piano Wars"! 
Check out the 
*What's Happening When* 
page for a complete listing of event locations and times!

2014 Saturday Featured Events:

Drummond Island Fall Festival
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Taste of Drummond:


This year's theme of "BIG TEN TAILGATE" promises to feature the best of the best as our local Restaurants & Cooks bring out their all time favorite recipes. NEW THIS YEAR! You get to VOTE for your favorite vendor(s) in two categories:

* Best Decorated Booth

* Best Food

Drummond Island Fall Festival
To learn more about Lily's simply click on the image above
LILY'S SEAFOOD GRILL & BREWERY: 

Scott Morton and family of Lily's Seafood Grill & Brewery of Royal Oak will host the Brewery Beers booth at the Festival again in 2013. Lily's will be located in the Big Tent and will feature microbrews named after Drummond Island and its outlying islands. 
LIVE MUSIC:

Drummond Island has its share of talented folk and the Festival features the best of the best all day Saturday! Look for Ashley Stefanski, The Morton Brothers, Toni Saari, Gut & Tim VanAlstine and DJ Ron Frey to all be playing sets inside the BIG TENT throughout the day!
The BackBeats Beatles Tribute Show Drummond Island Fall Festival
FEATURED SHOWS:

There have been lumberjack shows and rescue dog sport and comedy shows. But regardless of what the feature show is there is always one common theme - presenting great entertainment that family members of all ages can enjoy. Multiple show times throughout the day. This year's feature is sure to be a crowd pleaser - The Backbeats Beatles Tribute Show!
Drummond Island Fall Festival Photo Booth
Photo Booth!

Have fun! Get creative! Save a memory of your day at the Fall on the Island Festival! We will have a Professional Photo Booth on the Main Grounds for everyone to pile into for those silly group shots we all love! FREE!
JUST FOR KIDS!

Lot's for the wee ones to do and see! Games, Face Painting and more! Oh, and don't forget the Family Fun Feature Shows that run all day Saturday. 
Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival Artisan Fair
To view a list of our vendors simply click on the image above
Artisan Fair:

30+ booths featuring artisans, craftspeople, and vendors from across Michigan. Everything from handcrafted furniture for your Up North getaway to Tastefully Simple quick and easy foods. A few of the vendors will be featuring raffle prizes so be sure to stop by all the booths! 
Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival 5K Race/Walk
For more info or to view previous year's results simply click on the above image
5K WALK/RUN:

Participants of all levels and ages are encouraged to walk or run this years course. The race will wind through the scenic and beautiful Maxton Road area. Well-behaved pets on leash are welcome. Go to the *Race* page for schedule, and registration information. 
Drummond Island Fall Festival Museum Tours
Find out more on our local Historical Museum by clicking on the image above

Drummond Island Historical Museum Tours:

 

The local Historical Museum will be open for tours. Light refreshments will be served. Trolley service from the Ball Field Parking Lot and Township Hall will be available.

Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival Pub Crawl
Find out what to expect during the Pub Crawl by clicking on the image above
PUB CRAWL:

TWO buses will be running a loop around the Island Saturday night to participating bars including: Bayside, Chuck's Place, Moose Lodge, Pins Bar & Grille, and Sune's Bar. Each business will be decorated to impress. Pub Crawlers vote on Best Dressed and Best Dressed Employees. RIDE THE BUS FOR FREE! Get on and off for as long and as often as you like.
Are you ready to have FUN?!