"Where the East meets the West with the Best"
The Bay City Poultry Club was founded in 1921 by a group of dedicated poultry enthusiasts in Bay City, Michigan. For many years the club held its annual "Midwest Roundup" shows in various locations around Michigan, including Bay City, Midland, and Alma. In 2007 the club changed its name to the Michigan Poultry Fanciers, the show name was changed to "The Fowl Fest" and the show moved to Frankenmuth. In 2011 a spring show in Alma was added and the fall show moved to Birch Run.
The Fowl Fest is presented twice annually by Michigan Poultry Fanciers, a tax-
The mission of Michigan Poultry Fanciers, is to encourage the exhibition of standard bred poultry by holding two annual poultry shows in Michigan – the Spring and Fall Fowl Fest.
Members receive newsletters, may by listed in the Breeder Directory, vote at the annual meeting, and become officers.
Officers are elected for two year terms by majority vote.
Membership is $5 per year. To join send a check for dues along with your name, address, phone number & email address to:
Matt Boensch, Secretary
Michigan Poultry Fanciers
9577 W Saginaw Rd.
Reese MI 48757
Michigan Poultry Fanciers Board of Directors (through 2015)
President, Kim Aldrich ~ kima53 “at” sbcglobal.net
Vice President, Bill Patterson ~ theroost59 “at” hughes.net
Secretary, Matt Boensch ~ mjwaterfowl “at” yahoo.com
Treasurer, Kendra Aldrich ~ kima53 “at” sbcglobal.net
Show Superintendent, Clay Mills ~ clmills “at” casair.net
Assistant Show Superintendent, Matt Boensch ~ mjwaterfowl “at” yahoo.com
Youth Director, Carol Straight ~ Rjscls75 “at” aol.com
Sale Bird Area & Auction, Kim Aldrich ~ kima53 “at” sbcglobal.net