Fall Festival

Fall Festival

Date: October 25 & 26
Location: City Hall Parking Lot

The Big Rapids Downtown Business Association is once again hosting the annual Chili Cook-Off and Fall Festival in downtown Big Rapids!

On Friday, the annual Chili Cook-Off will take place from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the parking lot near City Hall. Rain or shine, come sample chili from local restaurants, caterers, and businesses and vote for your favorite.

On Saturday, bring the whole family to this FREE, family-friendly event offering the Children’s Costume Parade, Trunk or Treat, inflatables, Celebrity Pumpkin Roll, live music, and more!

The Big Rapids Downtown Business Association is a network of downtown businesses and individuals who work together to encourage and maintain business health and vitality in Downtown Big Rapids.

Contact Us

(231) 592-4038

226 N Michigan Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Director Josh Pyles
jpyles@cityofbr.org

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  • @ferrisstateu Marching band is getting parade ready! Come on downtown to listen to these guys for the #brfallfest children’s parade. #ferrisstate #ferrisstateuniversity #ferrisstatemarchingband #childrensparade
  • The runners are starting to come in for this year’s @bigrapidspioneer Skeleton Scurry. Come on downtown and join in on the fun! #brfallfest
  • @downtownbigrapids Fall Fest is underway!! Come on down and taste some chili, see some advanced pumpkin carving, and listen to some great music. #brfallfest #bigrapids
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  • @fillyourpiehole introducing “Pie Faced”

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