April 25th-29th , 2018

Kalkaska, Michigan 

4:00pm- Skerbeck Family Carnival Opens

Fairgrounds

Walk the fairgrounds with over 50 vendors lined up, offering anything from custom vinyl decals to handcrafted wood work.

The Shady Belle "Saloon" opens at the Civic Center. There will be an array of local talent throughout the festival including the Miss Kalkaska Queen's, and many local bands and musicians.


Closes at 9:00pm.

Thursday April 26th, 2018

The Skerbeck Family Carnival is back for another year of fun and festivities, open until 10:00pm.


Buy pre-sale tickets at Trout Festival Headquarters or Online.

82nd National Trout Festival​​ 

5:00pm- Shady Belle Opens

Civic Center

Noon- Flea Market Opens

Fairgrounds