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11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Raku Workshops

Raku is an ancient Japanese technique which has been rediscovered by modern potters who appreciate its unique beauty and metallic luster and color. You will be able to take your piece home when the process is completed.

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Blown Glass Solid Work

Join Firenation Studio and Gallery from Holland, Ohio to create your very own glass pumpkin in their portable glass furnace.

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Scratch Tile Workshops

Scrap cast iron is repurposed by first being broken into small fragments and heated until molten. The molten metal is then poured into a hardened sand mold which has been custom-carved by an iron pour participant.

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Aluminum Tile Workshops

*New this year!* Carve your own sand tile and watch it be poured with melted aluminum before your eyes!

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Art Vendors

Find beautiful treasures made by local artists at our small art fair. So sign up to be a vendor, click here.

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Drink Station

Details to come!

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

On-Site Food Truck

Friday will offer a food truck which offers spicy and fiery dishes.

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Musical Entertainment by Anna P.S.

Indie folk musician Anna p.s. conveys a sense of weariness throughout her simple but resonant songs, but it’s a weariness that keeps a blanket of hope tucked up under its chin, even as the rain keeps falling outside the windows. Grace always lurks around the corner on tunes that layer delicate vulnerability over the hearty stock of this songwriter’s spirit.

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Frankenmuth Farmers Market

An open air market pavilion where you'll find unique vendors, farmers, and makers dishing out delights and friendly hospitality.

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Art Vendors

Find beautiful treasures made by local artists at our small art fair. So sign up to be a vendor, click here.

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sand Scratch Tile Workshop

Scrap cast iron is repurposed by first being broken into small fragments and heated until molten. The molten metal is then poured into a hardened sand mold which has been custom-carved by an iron pour participant.

9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Raku Workshops

Raku is an ancient Japanese technique which has been rediscovered by modern potters who appreciate its unique beauty and metallic luster and color. You will be able to take your piece home when the process is completed.

10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Drink Station

Details to come!

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Glassblowing Workshop

Join Firenation Studio and Gallery from Holland, Ohio to create your very own glass pumpkin in their portable glass furnace.

11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Aluminum Tile Workshop

*New this year!* Carve your own sand tile and watch it be poured with melted aluminum before your eyes!

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Food Opportunities

Enjoy brick oven pizzas from the Frankenmuth Farmers Market and Honey B’s food truck with their version of a fiery meal.

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Musical Entertainmant by Matt Besey and Noel Howland

Blues musician Matt Besey teams up with pianist Noel Howland to perform a variety of blues and popular music songs. With their soulful harmonies and eclectic knowledge of music you never know what they might play, but what you can expect is to be thoroughly entertained as the evening leads up to our featured Iron Pour event.

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Iron Pour - A Fiery Show!

Watch the magnificent sight of red hot iron being poured into molds made through the festival workshops.