• Downtown Merchants Association

     

     

  • The DOWNTOWN MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION (DMA) is a group of brick & mortar business owners in the Gaylord, Michigan downtown-shopping district), that plans, organizes and executes shopping and community events for that district.

    DMA MISSION: Support brick and mortar businesses in the DMA district.   Increase customers and enhance the downtown experience through community and shopping events.   

     

     

  • Alpenfest

  • The Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce presents Alpenfest®. Expect five days of festivities including a parade, carnival, kid's games and contests, pancake breakfast, ethnic food, stages with live entertainment and the World's Largest Coffee Break. This is a true community celebration! Gaylord, a vacation destination in central northern Michigan, will be hosting its' 55th Annual Alpenfest® on July 9-13, 2019. Alpenfest® attracts not only local residents but also frequent vacationers enjoying the beautiful Michigan summer days. Additionally, it is Gaylord's unofficial annual homecoming weekend, with former residents returning to enjoy the festivities.

    Please visit the site for all things Alpenfest! 

  • Alpenfest Group
  • Alpenfest Queen