Crystal Falls Business Association

Crystal Falls, MI   -  the small, friendly town on the hill

The Crystal Falls Business Association hosts several events throughout the year - Easter Egg Hunt, Shop Small Saturday, and Hometown Crystal Christmas - as a way of promoting our town and also as a way of thanking the community for their support. Below is a list of some events in our community.

​​Next meeting -Tues., May 14 at 6:00 pm. at the Crystal Theatre's Stage Left

CFBA EASTER EGG HUNT - Saturday April 20 at 11:00 a.m.
This event is an awesome, established event that will take place on the Crystella Ski Hill.  Plastic eggs are filled with prizes and are then hidden for kids to find. The kids are sorted by age group and directed to the part of the hill where they will hunt for eggs. Lots of fun for all! There are four age categories:

Baby Carrots - Ages 1-3

Thumper - Ages 4-5

Peter Cotton Tail - Ages 6-8

Bugs Bunny - Ages 9-12

A grand prize will be given in each age group.

BASS FESTIVAL - July 5 - 7

CFBA Business Skip - Friday, July 5

Shoppers will have the opportunity to skip from local business to check out the sales and treats. CF Business Association members will have a sales/open house on Friday, July 5, from 3-7 pm.  A shopping punch card will be available in The Iron County Reporter and Shoppers Guide for shoppers to collect 5 punches on your card. Turn the shopping punch card in to the business where you received your last punch and your name will be put in a drawing for $100. 

HUMONGOUS FUNGUS FEST - Date to be announced


  • 11:00 -1:00 pm  - Forest Park Booster Club Pasty Sale at United Lutheran Church
  • 5:00 pm – The Great Ball Race (hosted by the Knights of Columbus)
  • 5:30 pm – Humongous Fungus Fest Parade on Superior Ave. in Crystal Falls THEME to be announced.
  • 7:00 pm – Concert at the Crystal Theatre


  • All day – Soft Ball Tournament at Runkle Lake
  • 9:00 -3:00 pm – City-wide Rummage Sales
  • 9:00 - 4:00 pm – Guided Foraging Tours (Registration required. Call 906-265-3822 to register)
  • 10:00 -3:00 pm – Vendor Village plus Mushroom Cook-Off & Cooking Demos – Vote for your favorites!
  • 10:00 - 2:00 pm – Pie Social at Christ United Christ Methodist Church
  • 11:00 - 2:00 pm – Humongous Mushroom Pizza
  • 5:00 -10:00 pm – Beer Tent and Music

ALPHA BLUES FEST- Date to be announced in Alpha, MI

Vendors, food, and music. The fun begins at 11:00. Click on the name in green to go to their Facebook link.


This event has been taking place for many years and has quite a following of folks from all the over the upper peninsula and northern Wisconsin. Brunch is offered from 9:00 - 11:30. A Country Market featuring small handcrafted items plus a Country Store with breads and pies will also take place in the morning. Viewing of the quilts begins at 9:00 with the auction starting at 11:00.

CFBA CRYSTAL CHRISTMAS - Saturday, December 14, 2019

​Plans are in the works for the annual Crystal Falls Crystal Christmas event. Below is a tentative schedule. Events will take place throughout the town. This years Ice Shack parade theme is A Charlie Brown Christmas

  • ​Residential and Business Christmas light decorating contest.  
  • 9:00 - 2:00 pm Crystal ​Christmas Craft & Gift Fair at United Lutheran Church.There is also a bake sale and sloppy-joe lunch taking place. vendor form
  • ​9:00 - 5:00 pm. Sales in stores throughout the town.
  • 10:00 - noon Kids crafts at the Crystal Falls Library
  • 11:00 - 1:00 pm Soup luncheon at the Contemporary Center. There will be homemade soup, refreshments, and free cookie decorating and crafts for kids. $5.00 or $10.00 with a handmade pottery bowl of your choice to keep.  
  • ​1:00 - 4:00 pm. Visit with Santa at the VFW.
  • 6:00 Ice Shack Parade (theme is A Charlie Brown Christmas). Parade begins on Superior Ave. near City Hall and ends in front of Northern Interstate Bank. No pre-registration required. Line up begins on Fourth Street in front of the Fire Dept.
  • 6:30 (after the parade) at Crystal Theatre - Free movie​. Santa will also be at the Theatre.