- Sunday, June 30, 2013
Operation C-Fest: Interns help prep for 500K visitors
TRAVERSE CITY -- The Open Space may be ground zero of the National Cherry Festival, but its nerve center is a third-floor office in the Chase Bank Building.Continued ...
Cherry Festival schedule: 06/30/2013
National Cherry Festival schedule of events for 06/30/2013:Continued ...
- Saturday, June 29, 2013
Woman, 94, recalls early years of festival
TRAVERSE CITY -- Betty Wheelock recalls large horses that pulled "beautiful" floats down Front Street during the National Cherry Festival in the 1920s, a big deal for "just a little country girl." Back then the floats rolled down Front Street to whatContinued ...
National Cherry Festival schedule
From staff reports Today 9 a.m. Cherry Pancake Breakfast Tickets $6 for adults, $3 for kids 12 and under. Festival Open Space Park North at Grandview Parkway and Union Street. Two-Person Beach Volleyball Tournament Sign-in from 8:15 to 8:30 a.m., plContinued ...
- Friday, June 28, 2013
Security upped for Cherry Festival
Expect more Traverse City police and explosive-detecting dogs at National Cherry Festival parades and races this year as authorities adjust security measures in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.Continued ...
Night airshow leads new events for Cherry Festival
Trevor Tkach watched scores of events come and go at the National Cherry Festival since he was tabbed to be an elementary school festival prince in 1984.Continued ...
Styx kicks off entertainment on Bay Side Music Stage
When giving interviews, lots of rock-star types don't know what media outlet they're talking with, when they're touring in that area, or even who, exactly, they're talking to. Not Lawrence Gowan.Continued ...
- Friday, June 7, 2013
Albom previews heaven on NWS Cherry Fest program
Mitch Albom gets around. His books have sold more than 33 million copies in 42 countries and 41 territories since his first non-fiction best-seller, “Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man and Life’s Greatest Lesson,” came out in 1997.Continued ...
- Friday, May 31, 2013
National Cherry Queen finalists chosen
Four finalists were selected Friday in the 2013 National Cherry Queen competition:Continued ...
- Thursday, May 30, 2013
2013 Cherry queen competition commences
TRAVERSE CITY -- Thirteen women will commence their quests for the title of National Cherry Queen starting today. The candidates will each make a presentation, then field questions about the cherry industry, travel and the National Cherry Festival toContinued ...
- Monday, May 6, 2013
National Cherry Festival announces events
A first-time night air show, a new smartphone app, two fireworks displays and six concerts are on tap at this year’s National Cherry Festival.Continued ...
- Friday, April 19, 2013
Cherry Festival music tickets on sale May 6
Tickets go on sale May 6 at 5 p.m. for headliners Styx, Montgomery Gentry and Foreigner at the National Cherry Festival.Continued ...
- Monday, April 8, 2013
Styx, Foreigner, Montgomery Gentry to play Cherry Fest
Two classic rock acts and a country music staple are among the musical acts scheduled to perform at this year's National Cherry Festival.Continued ...
- Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Cherry Festival to begin in June
The 2013 festival will run June 29 through July 6, enveloping the July 4 holiday and occurring a week before the event's customary start on the first Saturday in July.Continued ...
- Tuesday, September 4, 2012
2013 Cherry Fest will begin June 29
The National Cherry Festival will move into June.Continued ...