Fishing, Food, and Fun!

Lansing's premiere outdoor festival takes place right on the river in Adado Riverfront Park on June 12 and 13, 2015.

Grand American Fish Rodeo Logo

Produced by the Michigan Institute for Contemporary Art (MICA). 

Festival Info

When

June 12-13, 2015

Where

Adado Riverfront Park 300 N. Grand Ave. Lansing, MI

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Call for Volunteers!

This year's festival has free admission thanks to the work of many dedicated volunteers, but we could always use more help. Let us know what you want to do to make this year's festival a smashing success.

Event Highlights

Friday, June 12, 2015

Boat Rides (Friday)
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:00am
Riverboat Tour, 10am - 4pm A boat ride on the Grand River is a wonderful way to enjoy the beautiful scenery and learn about the history of the river! Take a riverboat tour with Lansing Metro Marina's...
Education Tent (Friday)
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:00am
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Division is ready to get you fishing with several hands-on activities!
Inflatables for Kids (Friday)
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 12:00pm
Inflatables are a fun way for children to jump, climb and play! Admission to the inflatables is free.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Fishing Tournament
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 8:00am
Watch hardcore anglers compete in a one-day fishing tournament on the banks of the Grand River to win first, second, or third prize in one of four categories including biggest fish, total fish, total...
Plein Air Painting
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 10:00am
En plein air is a French expression, which means "in the open air" and is particularly used to describe the act of painting outdoors. Watch talented artists paint along the banks of the Grand River....
Inflatables for Kids (Saturday)
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 12:00pm
Inflatables are a fun way for children to jump, climb and play! Admission to the inflatables is free.
The Grand Fish Canoe and Kayak Race
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 3:30pm
Grab your kayak or canoe to join this fun race on the Grand River! Don’t have a boat? The Grand Fish will be able to help you out! Entry fee: $10 if you have your own boat & $20 with a kayak ...

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