Summer Fest heats up this weekend
CRYSTAL FALLS—Summer time in Crystal Falls will be celebrated July 25 and 26 during Crystal Falls Summer Fest. The event includes shopping, a grilling competition, live music, a pie social and a special presentation at the Crystal Theatre.
All events take place in downtown Crystal Falls.
The weekend kicks off on Saturday with the antique and crafters’ flea market from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Then, take a break from shopping to eat sloppy joes and pie at the Harbour House Museum at 10:30 a.m.
Live Celtic music by Swallowtail, featuring John Sundquist on the Irish whistle and accordion, Pat Oaks on the piano and Colleen Szabo on the fiddle, guitar and vocals, will begin at 11 a.m. Face painting for children, which is sponsored by Job’s Daughters, will also begin at this time.
The third annual Grillin’ on the Hill competition will be
held in downtown Crystal Falls. The free event is open to everyone who is interested in competing. Competitors will need to bring their own grill or smoker as well as the meat they will be preparing. Judging will take place at 3 p.m., and first, second and third places will be awarded.
Music, games and food will be available all day Saturday.
On Sunday, the Crystal Theatre will be open for a special presentation of “Close to You Carpenters Tribute” with Lisa Rock, beginning at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the box office the day of the concert.
For information on any of the events or to register for the Smokin’ competition or as a vendor for the antique and craft sale, call Terrie at 906-875-6868