Current happenings and Festival info:
The Festival is held every year during the last full weekend in June and it's a great time to catch up with friends, the community and businesses in the area. Admission is $5.00 per person a day OR with the purchase of this years logo winner's button of $8.00, you get all three days!
Katlyn Rose Kreiner is the 2018 Button Logo Contest winner and a 9th grader at Wolverine School.
Well done, Katlyn!.
Here is a very short list of some of the things you can find at this years festival
Some music and Karaoke
We are having our annual Lumberjack Festival parade at 10 A.M. Saturday, June 23rd 2018. Feel free to join us in downtown Wolverine for this exciting family time. If you would like to participate please E-mail Wendy Young or give her a call at 810-417-1641. You can also download and submit the 2018 Parade Form
Join us on Saturday, June 23rd for our scrumptious chicken dinner from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and includes 1/2 Chicken, 2 sides, roll and a drink. This will be $9.00
Play some hoops!
Events begin at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday
We are having Jack Pine Lumberjack Shows
Stuffed Animals for Awesome children's entertainment!
Creative Sound & Entertainment will be here with 5 BoUnCy related items to keep you moving.
Recognizing all that make it happen:
Adopted March 4th, 2010
The Wolverine Festival Committee is a local, non-profit organization whose main purpose is to support, through charitable donation as well as fundraising opportunities, other local non-profit entities, such as the library, public schools, area athletics programs, etc., whose purpose is to advance the quality of the rural community life through education and physical fitness. The purpose of the activities undertaken by this organization, such as the Lumberjack Festival as well as other events through the year, is to strengthen area commerce by promoting both tourism and good stewardship of our natural resources while also acting as an outlet through which the citizens of the Wolverine, Michigan area may demonstrate pride and pro-active involvement in their community through voluntarism.
The Lumberjack Festival Committee would like to thank all the volunteers who help things run smoothly! We could not have done it without you! We would also like to thank everyone who helped sell buttons!
To all of our sponsors, we thank you for your continuing support, Thank you to all who made donations of materials, prizes, and labor. Without the support of all these people the Lumberjack Festival would not and could not be a success. If you are interested in becoming a committee member, please contact one of the members listed. Once again, Thank you all! And our greatest apologies to anyone whom we missed.
It is a very proud moment to be able to announce the Wolverine Lumberjack Committee for 2018. Please take the time and thank them for all the hard work that they have volunteered to do!!
We have no meetings scheduled. The four-person committee is going to mothball the festival for 2019 unless we get people to join the committee. You can contact Dave Bird, 231-525-8124, or Wendy Young, 810-417-1641 or email the committee at Email
Use the resources below to get in touch, find a form, volunteer, etc.
Here are the various forms currently available for this years Festival! Please download what you need and submit.
If you would like to help out at this years Wolverine Lumberjack Festival as a volunteer, please contact:
Need some extra seating and a few big tables for your upcoming event? You can rent them from us! Metal folding chairs are .50 per chair, and 8-foot banquet tables are $6.00 each, per day. To make rental arrangements, please contact Dave Bird at 419-350-9603.
We would like to thank all the local businesses that contribute to the festival. Please feel free to click any image to visit their websites. (provided they have one)
Archie and Marilyn Reeves
Barrel Back Restaurant
Big Bear Adventure
B.S. & Co.
Dave & Pat Bird
Fast Eddy's Car Wash
Indian River Golf Club
Joy & Terry Wiacek
Lappan's of Gaylord
Mark & Wendy Young
Monte's Auto Wash
Ralph & Doreen Ochs
Rhonda & Ty Hilliker
Sturgeon River Paddlesports
Vicki J's Bar
Wildwood Golf Course
Wolverine Cabinet Co.