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From Farm to Frankenmuth

Posted Jul 22, 2022 | by Olivia Schmitt

At the heart of Frankenmuth is its German heritage, and with that, a strong nature of hospitality. Michigan’s Little Bavaria isn’t only known for its...

Frankenmuth Oktoberfest

Posted Jul 21, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Willkommen to bier. Willkommen to polka. Willkommen to dirndls and lederhosen. Willkommen to courage. Willkommen to Frankenmuth. Willkommen to Frankenmuth...

A Frankenmuth Christmas in July

Posted Jul 21, 2022 | by Olivia Schmitt

For Frankenmuth, Christmas isn’t only reserved for the cold season. We crank up the Christmas heat in July, and so can you, your friends, and family!

Fourth of July Fun in Frankenmuth

Posted Jun 28, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Looking to fill your Fourth of July weekend with activities the whole family will enjoy? Then a trip to Michigan’s Little Bavaria is exactly what you need!

Gnome Hunt Happily in Frankenmuth

Posted May 03, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Frankenmuth is known for being the home of world famous chicken and largest Christmas store, but did you know that Frankenmuth is also home to many gnomes?...

Become Frankenmuth Certified

Posted Apr 28, 2022 | by Caleb Snook

Frankenmuth is known for its rich history, world famous chicken dinners, and its love of Christmas. It is one of the most popular vacation destinations in...

2022 Visitor Guides Are Here!

Posted Apr 05, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Frankenmuth is more than just a bucket list place to visit, it is a memory-making destination that encourages new experiences to be shared among you, your...

Run Along to The Winterläufe

Posted Jan 14, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

The Winterläufe is right around the corner! You might be wondering, what is the Winterläufe, and why does it sound like a German pastry? While the Winterläufe...

Go For Gold In Frankenmuth

Posted Jan 14, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

The Winter Olympics are shortly approaching, as the opening ceremony is set to begin February 4th in Beijing, China. With the games just around the corner, we...