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September 22 and September 23

Creating Art with


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Festival Features

Fabulous Evening Entertainment

Our featured entertainment for both evenings beginning at 7:00 will be the display of the molten iron being poured into the molds created by our workshop attendees. While you watch this fiery display, enjoy the featured bands on both nights and the dancing of a fire dancer’s troupe.
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Free Admission

There is no admission to enter the grounds of Heritage Park [601 Weiss Street] to enjoy the Festival.

Kid’s Midway

We even have games for the children. Plinko will be available for adults.

Food & Drinks

Enjoy smoked brisket with sides, as well as a specialty bar featuring fiery and smokey drinks.

Hot Pepper Competition

Watch as participants compete in a hot pepper eating competition on Saturday, September 23 at 3:00 PM. Registrations will be taken up to one half hour before the competition begins. Participate in this event if “you can take the heat.”

Art Vendors

Enjoy a number of talented art vendors who will be present to display and sell their unique creations.
Applications will be available to be one of those participants!

Harvest Days & Hay Rides

Frankenmuth Parks and Recreation will be sponsoring a FREE kid’s event in the Harvey Kern Pavilion on Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM. Enjoy hayrides, apple cider, and more.

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 pepper eating contest!

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Event Sponsors

Saginaw Arts Enrichment
MI Arts & Cultur Council
Bavarian Inn
Cherry Republic
Frankenmuth Credit Union
Frankenmuth Industrial Services
Just The Essentials
Kern's Sausages
Rapunzel's Boutique
Rau's Country Store
Schaefer & Bierlein
Sebald Signs
TDub's Pizzeria & Pub
Weiss Equipment
Zehnder's Restaurant
McClellan Properties
Tim Hortons
Birch Run Rotary
Iris Waste Diversion Specialists Inc
Frankenmuth Jaycees
Frankenmuth Jaycees

Allen E. and Marie A. Nickless Memorial Foundation
Wickson-Link Memorial Foundation
John and Leone Koester & Family Foundation
Teresa Herzog - In Memory of Marv Herzog
Frankenmuth VFW - Post 2725


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