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Deb Ball-Odeh


As Kalkaska prepares to celebrate its 81st National Trout Festival, it invites an active volunteer to serve as Grand Marshal of the Parade.


Full Events Schedule


The 81st National Trout Festival kicks off on Wednesday

April 26th and runs through

Sunday April 30th! 

Click below for full details on all National Trout Festival Events!

82nd National Trout Festival​​ 

Logo Designer

April 25th-29th 

Kalkaska, Michigan 

Grand Marshal

Rod Lawrence


A Kalkaska resident for many years is the artist behind this year's National Trout Festival Logo.