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2017 Mint Festival Weekend Schedule


Congratulations to the 2017 Mint Queen, Delaney Fedewa, and her court! – photo courtesy of Iryshe Photography

Friday, August 11

At the City Park

2:00-8:00 p.m.
– Arts and Crafts, Flea Market, Business and Non Profit, Foods
– Quilt Show (Smith Hall)
– Kids World (Peck Hall)
– Bubble Ball
– Pony and Train Rides, Mini Golf
– Souvenirs and Mint Information
– Sports Tournaments
– New Vehicle Show

2:00-5:00 p.m.
Senior Citizen Day

6:30 p.m.
REMAX Hot Air Balloon Lift Off


Downtown Events

2:00-8:00 p.m.
Used Book Sale (Briggs District Library)

10:00-5:30 p.m.
Clinton County Arts Council Gallery

7:00 p.m. – Midnight
Beverage Tent, Rotary Park Pavilion, Depot lawn
8:00 p.m. Miranda and the M80s perform

Saturday, August 12

7:00-10:00 a.m.
Blueberry Pancake Breakfast, St. Johns Lutheran Church

10:00 a.m.
Grand Mint Parade

10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

– Arts and Crafts, Flea Market, Business and Non Profit, Foods
– Quilt Show (Smith Hall)
– Free Entertainment
– Kids World (Peck Hall)
– Bubble Ball
– Pony and Train Rides, Mini Golf
– Souvenirs and Mint Information
– Sports Tournaments
– New Vehicle Show
– Avenue of Flags (Mt. Rest Cemetery)

12:00-5:00 p.m.
Jeep Event and Optional Obstacle Course

1:00-2:00 p.m.
Bocce Ball Demo and Tournament

3:00 p.m.
Mint Cooking Contest (Smith Hall)

7:30 p.m.
Midstates Rodeo Assn and IPRA Professional Rodeo


Downtown Events

10:00-7:00 p.m.
Used Book Sale (Briggs District Library)

10:00-3:00 p.m.
Clinton County Arts Council Gallery

1:00-4:00 p.m.
Paine-Gillam-Scott Museum

12:00-7:00 p.m.
Railroad Museum (Depot)

2:00-6:00 p.m.
Car Show

7:00 p.m. – Midnight
Beverage Tent, Rotary Park Pavilion, Depot lawn
8:00 p.m. The Squids perform

Sunday, August 13

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

– Arts and Crafts, Flea Market, Business and Non Profit, Foods
– Quilt Show (Smith Hall)
– Free Entertainment
– Kids World (Peck Hall)
– Bubble Ball
– Pony and Train Rides, Mini Golf
– Souvenirs and Mint Information
– Sports Tournaments
– New Vehicle Show
– Carnival

Noon
Kiwanis Peppermint Plop (Clinton County Fairgrounds)

1:00 p.m.

Bocce Bal Finals (if needed)

2:00 p.m.

Michigan High School Rodeo

Downtown Events

10:00-5:00 p.m.
Used Book Sale (Briggs District Library)

10:00-3:00 p.m.
Clinton County Arts Council Gallery

1:00-4:00 p.m.
Paine-Gillam-Scott Museum

1:00-5:00 p.m.
Railroad Museum (Depot)