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Welcome to the OFFICIAL Website for Michigan’s Charlotte Frontier Days Festival

Every September, Charlotte, Michigan is filled with crowds, laughs and cheers. Join the thousands of people who will converge to celebrate the more than four decades old tradition of family fun at the Charlotte Frontier Days Festival.

We’re glad you visited. We look forward to seeing you and your family here in Charlotte!

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Charlotte Frontier Days Grand Parade

The 43rd annual Charlotte Frontier Days Festival Grand Parade is an event not to be missed! The Grand Parade will fill the business district with floats, cowboys, kids and music!  Frontier Days is a celebration of Charlotte, Michigan as a community.  It’s a celebration of the city’s unique tradition. We look forward to seeing you in here in town and taking part in a weekend of family fun, games, food and much much more… [Read more about the Parade].

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Charlotte Frontier Days Candy Ford Saloon

Lots to do and see at the Candy Ford Frontier Saloon this year! From the Frontier Days King/Queen Scholarship Competition, to LIVE ENTERTAINMENT, including Charlotte’s own Dancing Deputies, there is be no shortage of fun to be had every single night during the festival. And don’t forget the Nightly Drink Specials!Join us for dancing, Texas Hold ‘Em, the Best Western Wear contest.Concerts by Cryn Wolf, and Brian Lorente & the Usual Suspects will be providing two nights of frontier energy until the early-hours of the morning. These bands are a must-see.Can’t wait to see you THERE!
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Charlotte Frontier Days Festival Attractions

And of course there are plenty of special events for the whole family.Hayes Green Beach will be hosting the Nspired 5K Road Race and Family Walk. The course takes you right down Charlotte’s Main Street past thousands of spectators waiting for the start of the Frontier Days Grand Parade! The new King and Queen Scholarship Competition returns this year, providing students the opportunity to compete for scholarships towards a college education. page divider
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2013 Living Encampment

2013 Charlotte Frontier Days Living History Camp Captain Meriwether Lewis, as portrayed by Skip Jackson, of Cincinnati, Ohio, fires a salute from the swivel gun […]

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2013 Charity Car Show

The 2013 Charlotte Frontier Days Charity Car Show, held at Davis Auto Mart on Lansing Road on Saturday, September 7, 2013, along with contributions from […]

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Congratulations 2013 Scholarship Winners!!

Congratulations to Trent Strang, our 2013 Scholarship King!  Trent is 18 years old.  He graduated Olivet High School in 2013 with a 3.6791 GPA.  Trent […]

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2013 Frontier Days Grand Marshal
2013 Frontier Days Grand Marshal

Congratulations to John Moran, the festival’s 2013 Grand Marshal! John Moran was raised in Clawson, MI. As a youngster, he wanted to be a fireman, […]

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Announcing the 2013 All-American Dog Show
Announcing the 2013 All-American Dog Show

K-9 Connection Dog Training and Day Care Facility will be proud to present the ALL AMERICAN DOG SHOW Little dogs to big dogs will be there […]

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2013 Rodeo Announcer: Brandon McLagan!
2013 Rodeo Announcer: Brandon McLagan!

Hello, this is Brandon McLagan…I’ll be your announcer for the rodeo this year…here is a brief bio & some pics that yall can use as […]

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