Frequently Asked Questions & Important Information
When is Lapeer Days 2020?
August 21-23 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Skerbeck Family Carnival opens Wednesday, August 19 at 5PM.
It is located in the parking lot off of Saginaw Street behind Lakestone Bank & Trust and can be accessed easily from anywhere in the downtown area.
See the “All Weekend Long” page on the schedule of events page of this site for times and arm band days/ticket prices.
Where is the festival held?
On Nepessing Street in Downtown Lapeer (USE 194 W Nepessing St, Lapeer, MI 48446 TO GOOGLE DIRECTIONS TO THE FESTIVAL LOCATION)
DOWNTOWN, PROCEED NORTH/SOUTH ON LAPEER ROAD/MAIN STREET TO LIGHT AT NEPESSING STREET, Turn on Nepessing Street to downtown area.
OPTIONAL ACCESS TO DOWNTOWN : FROM NORTH/SOUTH ON LAPEER ROAD/MAIN STREET: EAST ON GENESEE STREET, TO SAGINAW STREET, NORTH ON SAGINAW STREET TO THE DOWNTOWN AREA.
FREE PARKING DOWNTOWN ALL WEEKEND.
YOU WILL BE TICKETED IF YOU PARK ILLEGALLY
OPTIONAL PARKING AT LAPEER HIGH SCHOOL: 933 S Saginaw St, Lapeer, MI 48446
FROM I-69 EAST OR WEST TO EXIT 155: NORTH ON LAPEER ROAD (M-24), TO TURRILL ROAD (ON YOUR RIGHT JUST PAST THE I-69 OVER PASS). RIGHT ON TURRILL ROAD TO CLARK ROAD, LEFT ON CLARK ROAD APPROXIMATELY 1.5 MILES TO LAPEER HIGH SCHOOL. FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE SERVICE TO THE DOWNTOWN AREA COURTESY OF THE GREATER LAPEER TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY.
SHUTTLE SCHEDULE. Friday, 5-9 PM AND Saturday, 10AM-9PM . SHUTTLE RUNS APPROXIMATELY EVERY 15 MINUTES AND DROPS GUESTS AT THE WEST END OF NEPESSING STREET.
Greater Lapeer Transportation Authority (810-664-4566)
How can I become a performer at Lapeer Days?
Submit A YOU TUBE VIDEO OR LINK TO A VIDEO to the Chamber office at STAFF@LAPEERAREACHAMBER.ORG. It will be reviewed by the Entertainment Committee. If your group is selected to perform, you will be contacted by a committee member. Chamber staff do not make entertainment selections.
Towing service in case you have car trouble or lock your keys in your car.
Avery’s Towing Service
E & L Service
Emergency Medical Treatment:
Lapeer County EMS will be on site throughout the festival. The first aid trailer will be located on Court Street.
Hurley-Lapeer Urgent Care is located at 1794 N. Lapeer Road, approximately 2 miles north of downtown area (810) 245-1800
Convenient Urgent Care is located at 700 S. Main Street (in plaza at Lapeer Road and DeMille across from Tim Hortons, next to Buffalo Wild Wings) (810) 969-4500
McLaren Lapeer-Region Hospital is located at 1375 North Main St. approximately 1 mile north of the downtown area (810) 667-5501
Lapeer Community Urgent Care is located at 1227 Summit Street, next to Jet’s Pizza (810) 969-4546
Are there any hotels in the area? Yes. We recommend booking early as lodging fills up quickly.
The Best Western Lapeer – Inn, the preferred Lapeer Days hotel (810) 667-9444
Are there any Bed & Breakfast in the area?
The Upper Room Bed & Breakfast (810) 664-0992
LODGE: Acorn Lodge (810) 441-0021
How do I give back to my community?
Call the Chamber if you would like to be part of Lapeer’s premier free festival! (810) 664-6641. The festival needs volunteers for set-up on Thursday including staging, vendor placement, Ice sales, Chamber booth, Hospitality, etc.
What is the cost of admission to the festival?
ADMISSION IS FREE! TWO STAGES OF ENTERTAINMENT – FREE! FREE! There are fees for the carnival, merchandise and food purchases.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT LAPEER AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AT 810-664-6641 OR STAFF@LAPEERAREACHAMBER.ORG