Downriver Festivals

Jul
30
Fri
Monroe County Fair Fireworks Celebration @ Monroe County Fairgrounds
Jul 30 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 7 @ 10:00 pm
Monroe County Fair Fireworks Celebration @ Monroe County Fairgrounds | Monroe | Michigan | United States

FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021 AT 9 PM EDT
Monroe County Fair Fireworks Celebration
Free · Monroe County Fair

Monroe County Fair
Price: Free
Public · Anyone on or off Facebook
Sponsored by Allen Chevrolet-Cadillac of Monroe and the Monroe County Fair Association.
WE’RE BACK!! Come help us celebrate the kick-off of the 74th annual Monroe County Fair, as we illuminate the sky.
Parking will be located in the parking lot EAST of the fairgrounds off of M-50, and SOUTH of the fairgrounds off of S. Raisinville Rd, just follow the signs.
Show starts at Dusk.
Rain out dates Friday, September 10th or Sunday, September 12.

Aug
6
Fri
Allen Park Street Fair
Aug 6 – Aug 7 all-day
Allen Park Street Fair @ Allen Park | Michigan | United States

Date of Event
August 6, 2021 –
August 7, 2021

Event Location
Allen Road between Southfield and Roosevelt
Allen Park, MI 48101

Description of Event:
Allen Park Arts and Crafts Street Fair will be held on August 6-7, 2021. There will be over 200 artists showcasing and selling their original works. You’ll find candles, drawing, items for pets, fiber, floral, glass, jewelry, digital art, ceramics, clothing, metal, painting, pottery, sculpture, photography, printmaking, wood and specialty food. In addition, there will be local entertainment, a kid zone, food and much more. Hours: Fri 10am-9pm, Sat 10am-9pm

Aug
20
Fri
St. Frances Cabrini Parish Festival @ St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 10:00 pm
St. Frances Cabrini Parish Festival @ St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church | Allen Park | Michigan | United States

AUG 20 AT 4 PM EDT – AUG 22 AT 10 PM EDT
St. Frances Cabrini Parish Festival
Free · St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church

St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church
Price: Free · Duration: 2 days
Public · Anyone on or off Facebook
The St. Frances Cabrini Festival is August 20-22, 2021! Enjoy Food/Beer Tents, Raffles, Family Rides (TBD), Vegas/Bingo room, Baked Goods Fair, Art/Crafts Juried Fair and much much more.
Festival hours are Friday, August 20th, 4pm – 11pm Saturday, August 21st,
11am – 11pm and Sunday, August 22 12(Noon) – 10pm.
Arts/Crafts/Vendor Fair hours are Friday 4pm – 8pm, Saturday 10am –
8pm, and Sunday 11am – 5pm.
Raffle tickets on sale now in the Parish office.

Aug
21
Sat
Island Fair @ Centennial Farms
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Island Fair @ Centennial Farms | Grosse Ile Township | Michigan | United States

Grosse Ile Garden Club Fundraiser

SATURDAY, AUGUST 21, 2021

Enjoy a day at the Island Fair at Centennial  Farms on Grosse Ile!  Family fun all day long featuring:

  • Exhibit of homegrown vegetables and flowers,
  • Art exhibition
  • Salute to veterans
  • Pet parade
  • Equestrian demonstration
  • Potawatomi seed and plant display
  • Old fashioned pie eating contest
  • Quilting demonstration
  • Local vendors
  • Silent auction

And so much more!

The group maintains seven gardens on the island, including its premier Keep Michigan Beautiful award-winning Four Corner Garden and Butterfly Garden, donates yearly to Goodfellows and Salvation Army through a charity auction, provides a scholarship to Grosse Ile High School students, and is a member of the Michigan Garden Club and National Garden Club.

The group is seeking sponsors for the event. Sponsorships are as follows: Sunshine, $300 and up; Good Earth, $100-$299; Gentle Rain, $50-$99.

Details on sponsorship opportunities can be obtained by writing emhowell1@gmail.com or calling (734) 642-7788. Donations to the silent auction would be welcomed.

 

 

 

Sep
9
Thu
River Rouge Days
Sep 9 @ 3:00 pm – Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm
River Rouge Days @ River Rouge | Michigan | United States
SEP 9 AT 3 PM EDT – SEP 12 AT 6 PM EDT
11051 W Jefferson Ave, River Rouge, MI 48218, United States
Tickets
Www.GoToTheCarnival.com
Public Anyone on or off Facebook
Come meet us in River Rouge for your fair food fix! Don’t forget to get your unlimited ride wristbands early to save money! Hope to see you there!
Sep
10
Fri
Flat Rock Riverfest @ Huroc Park
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 11 @ 11:00 pm
Flat Rock Riverfest @ Huroc Park | Flat Rock | Michigan | United States

SEP 10 AT 4 PM EDT – SEP 11 AT 11 PM EDT

2021 Flat Rock Riverfest at Huroc Park

Free  28700 Arsenal Rd, Flat Rock, MI 48134-1570, United States

28700 Arsenal Rd, Flat Rock, MI 48134-1570, United States
Price: Free · Duration: 1 day
Public · Anyone on or off Facebook
The 2021 Flat Rock Riverfest is back! Join us on Friday and Saturday, September 10 and 11th at Huroc Park for two days of family fun, music, food & entertainment!
RSVP TO THIS EVENT to stay in the loop with all of the updates coming soon!

Sep
18
Sat
Pointe Mouille Waterfowl Festival @ 37205 Mouillee Rd. Brownstown, MI 48173
Sep 18 – Sep 19 all-day
Pointe Mouille Waterfowl Festival @ 37205 Mouillee Rd. Brownstown, MI 48173

This family-friendly event has been a Downriver tradition since 1947. Nature lovers truly enjoy the outdoor events such as dog jumping competitions and archery challenges.

We are one of the oldest events of its kind in Michigan, and we proudly support the conservation efforts to protect the Pointe Mouillee State Game area. All proceeds will benefit habitat at Pointe Mouillee State Game Area which is the largest fresh water marsh restoration project in North America located in the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge.

So spend a day or two with us and bring the family to enjoy a day with Mother Nature at the Pointe Mouillee Waterfowl Festival!

Sep
25
Sat
Roar on the River @ Bishop Park
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Roar on the River @ Bishop Park | Wyandotte | Michigan | United States

THE TRADITION CONTINUES!

The 2021 Roar on the River has been moved from Elizabeth Park in Trenton to the Wyandotte riverfront.  The location will be north of Bishop Park but the visibility will unfortunately be limited on land.

There will be 1 heat, 1 race starting at approximately 11am.

Do you have a community event coming up?  If you want your event added to our calendar, submit your request here*.

* Events must be pre-approved and meet criteria to post.  Events pertaining to businesses and for-profit business events are allowed for sponsors only.

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