In the Heart of Leelanau County – The Community That Cares

About Cedar

Cedar is a small town with a big heart. With a rich Polish history and its central location in the Leelanau Peninsula, Cedar is a popular place year round. Locals and Tourist alike love the quaint and simple atmosphere that can only exist in a town like Cedar.

The Cedar Polka Fest

The Cedar Polka Fest is an annual festival celebrating the towns rich Polish history. Lasting 4 nights, nearly 4,000 people descend into town to dance drink and enjoy the nights away. With live Polka music from the best Polka Bands in America, this festival is a real treat for Polka fans. Food vendors offer Beer, Ribs, Hotdogs, Popcorn and so much more. Kids will enjoy games, while adults will indulge in the unique atmosphere that only Polka can create. This is one of very few Polka Festivals left in the United States. For more information please visit the Polka Fest Website


Cedar is a community that is both diverse and deeply connected. We are proud to be that stereotypical small town where everyone knows everyone else even though most of us live miles apart from each other. In times of need and times of celebration, we join hands stick together.

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