Brethren Days

August 30-September 1, 2019

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The Village of Brethren is located in Dickson Township about 15 miles east of Manistee, in the Manistee National Forest. Brethren Days is held over Labor Day weekend.

Events usually include bands, High Bridge Hustle 5k run/walk, arts and crafts show, cardboard boat race on Lake Elinor, coed softball tournament, and fireworks. All events take place in Dickson Twp. Park, unless otherwise stated.

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Here's what happened in 2018:

Beer Tent with music provided by "Whiskey Bound," 7:30-midnight. $3 cover charge.

High Bridge Hustle 5K run or walk, 9am, Brethren High School.
Pancake Breakfast, 8am-11am, under the gazebo.
Arts & Crafts Vendors, 9am-8pm.
Cook Shack Open, 11am-midnight.
Co-ed Softball Tournament, 8am-dark.
Cardboard Boat Race, noon, Lake Elinor.
Family Fun Zone, noon-6pm.
Horseshoe Pitching Contests, 1pm.
Cornhole Tournament, 1pm.
Beer Tent open,noon-1am.
Fireworks, dusk, Lake Elinor.

Live Music Line-Up for Saturday
Beth Brandon Duo, noon-2pm.
Jeri & Tony Duo, 2-4pm.
Blunt Band, 4-8pm.
Battle of the Bands, featuring Clear Heels vs. Flat Broke, 8pm-1am.

Community Church Services, 10am.
Cook Shack Coffee & Donuts, 10am-noon.
Pig Roast, noon until sold out.
Arts & Crafts vendors, noon-6pm.
Beer Tent, noon-10pm.
Grand Parade, 4pm.

Live music line-up for Sunday
The Nephews, noon-2pm.
The Feral Cats, 2-4pm.
Duke & the Studebakers, after parade until 8pm.
HEADLINING ACT: Joshua Davis, star of "The Voice," 8-10pm. $5 admission.

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