2019 Annual Copper Country Strawberry Festival
Schedule of Events
Friday, July 12th, 2019
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Serving of Strawberry Shortcake, Brats, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Fresh Cut French Fries, Mini Pasties, Sloppy Joes, Nachos, Pizza
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Exhibits & Sales of Arts & Crafts
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Chassell Heritage Center Open House
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Copper Country Community Band in the Open Pavilion
4:00 PM - Until Gone Fish Boil (Lake Trout, Potato, Carrots, Onion, Roll and Beverage)
5:00 PM Judging of Strawberries, etc.
6:00 PM Children's Parade at the Open Pavilion
7:00 PM Introduction of Queen Candidates, Evening Gown Competition, Citizen of the Year, Youth Citizen of the Year & Strawberry Auction
8:00 PM Queen Crowning (time is approximate)
9:00 PM - 1 AM Dance at the Chassell VFW Post 6507 - Music by Marshall Law
Saturday, July 13th, 2019
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Pancake, Eggs & Sausage Breakfast with beverage & bakery at the Chassell Township School by Chassell High School Senior Class
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Car Wash at the Chassell Township School by Chassell High School Senior Class.
And after the parade
9:00 AM - Until Gone Serving of Strawberry Shortcake, Brats, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Fresh Cut French Fries, Mini Pasties, Sloppy Joes, Nachos, Pizza
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Exhibits & Sale of Arts and Crafts
11:00 AM Strawberry Festival Parade
After the Parade BBQ Chicken by Chassell Fire Dept. & First Responders
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Chassell Heritage Center Open House
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Live Music by Mike Urbis & Friends in the Open Pavilion
Following Music Kivajat Dancers
1:00 PM Children's Games in the Park
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM "FREE" 30 minute Scientific Excursions aboard Michigan Tech's Research Vessel Agassiz departing from the Chassell Boat Launch every 1/2 hour starting at 1:00 PM Learn how the Great Lakes are studied by scientists. Children 7 yrs. & up.
2:00 PM Friends of Fashion present a Vintage Fashion Show at the Chassell Heritage Center entitled: "Churches of the Copper Country"