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September 23 and September 24

Creating Art with


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Festival Features

Free Admission

There’s no admission cost to enter the grounds of the Frankenmuth Farmers Market at 534 N. Main Street to enjoy the Frankenmuth Art Council’s presentation of the Frankenmuth Fire Arts Festival.
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Food & Music

Friday's menu is smoked brisket with sides, and on Saturday there will be a pig roast with sides. Enjoy local musical entertainment throughout the event.
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Fire Wing Competition

Participate in the event and if you “can’t take the heat,” watch as others compete to learn who can handle the hottest sauce on their wings. Saturday, September 24 at 3:00 PM. How hot can you go? Registrations taken up to a half hour before the start of the contest or
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Art Vendors

Enjoy a number of talented art vendors who will be present to display and sell their unique creations.
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Plein Air Competition

The 2022 competition is open to all artists 18+. Submissions are displayed at the Fire Arts Festival where first place will be awarded $1500.
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Create Your Own

Carve your own scratch tile, design a piece using plasticine or create a 3D work of art with foam. These pieces will be poured with molten iron on Saturday- the culmination of our event. Glass blowing solid work, raku & candle making workshops will be offered on Friday and Saturday.
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Welcome to the event

The Frankenmuth Arts Council is excited to bring even more FIRE to our festival this year. Our event has grown and evolved to meet the demand of artistic interest in our area. We're excited to bring you this amazing event, all about FIRE arts!

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Can you take the heat?!
We're having a hot wing eating contest!

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Event Sponsors

Saginaw Arts Enrichment
MI Arts & Cultur Council
Bavarian Inn
Bavarian Bleachers
Cherry Republic
daVinci's Restaurant
Frankenmuth Brewery
Frankenmuth Credit Union
Frankenmuth Farmers Market
Frankenmuth Industrial Services
Just The Essentials
Kern's Sausages
Kernel Benny's
Pepper Palace
Rapunzel's Boutique
Rau's Country Store
Rohde Excavating
Schaefer & Bierlein
Sebald Signs
Star of the West
TDub's Pizzeria & Pub
Tiffany's Food & Spirits
True Value
Weiss Equipment
Zehnder's Restaurant

Allen E. and Marie A. Nickless Memorial Foundation
Wickson-Link Memorial Foundation
John and Leone Koester & Family Foundation


Come watch the many ways fire can be used to create art.