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Jun
22
Sat
2019 8th Annual Healing of our Nations Pow Wow @ Monroe Community College
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – Jun 23 @ 9:00 pm
2019 8th Annual Healing of our Nations Pow Wow @ Monroe Community College | Monroe | Michigan | United States

2019 8th Annual Healing of our Nations Pow Wow

Event Dates: June 22-23, 2019

The Turtle Island Dream Keepers will hold its 8th Annual Healing of the Nations Pow Wow on June 22nd and 23rd 2019. Bring family and friends to join and learn about traditional Indian drumming, dance, and song. Artisans and native foods will be available. Grand Entry on Saturday is at 1 PM and 6 PM and Sunday at 12 noon. Turtle Island Dream Keepers is an organization dedicated to educating about Indian culture to all who are interested in learning. The council meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6 PM at Monroe Community College. For more details look us up onhttps://www.facebook.com/tidkmonroe.mi/

Jun
27
Thu
Taylor Summer Festival @ Heritage Park
Jun 27 – Jun 30 all-day
Taylor Summer Festival @ Heritage Park | Taylor | Michigan | United States

Taylor Summer Festival
Save the Dates!
June 27-30, 2019
Fireworks 10 p.m. Saturday, June 29

Are you ready to party?
The 2019 Taylor Summer Festival is right around the corner, and the City of Taylor is proud to announce that the festival will be held from Thursday, June 27, through Sunday, June 30, with the Taylor Summer Festival Fireworks display scheduled for approximately 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 29 (if weather is a problem, the fireworks would be held at the same time on Sunday, June 30).

Jun
28
Fri
Cruising Downriver @ Lincoln Park Bandshell
Jun 28 – Jun 29 all-day
Cruising Downriver @ Lincoln Park Bandshell | Lincoln Park | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

June 28-29, 2019

City of Lincoln Park Summer Concert Series Presents Cars & Cooper. Live at the Bandshell during the Downriver Cruise. Alice Cooper tribute Band ” The Nightmare” will be performing. Hope to see you all there.

Trenton Summer Festival @ Downtown Trenton
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – Jun 30 @ 11:00 pm
Trenton Summer Festival @ Downtown Trenton | Trenton | Michigan | United States

June 28, 29, 30, 2019
Friday & Saturday: 10am – 11pm
Sunday: 10am – 6pm

Over 100,000 visitors, over 200 artists, craftsmen and many of your favorite festival food vendors for our annual Trenton Summer Festival! The Festival is held in downtown Trenton on Jefferson between Maple and Harrison.

Jul
10
Wed
Wyandotte Street Fair @ Downtown Wyandotte
Jul 10 – Jul 13 all-day
Wyandotte Street Fair @ Downtown Wyandotte | Wyandotte | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

July 10-13, 2019

Over 200,000 visitors, 200 fine artists, 25 restaurants, and a multitude of local merchants. As one of the largest fine art fairs in the State of Michigan, the 58th Wyandotte Street Art Fair scheduled for July 10th -13th 2019, attracts fine artists from across the state, region and nation to showcase their work, offering a local platform to expand community awareness of the creative arts. This quality event provides cultural enrichment to all ages in a fun and festive environment!

Applications for artists are available here and applications for the Clock Tower Craft Show are available here.

Please contact our office for more information: 734-324-4502.

Jul
11
Thu
Uncle Sam Jam @ Civic Center Park
Jul 11 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 14 @ 11:45 pm
Uncle Sam Jam @ Civic Center Park | Woodhaven | Michigan | United States

Downriver’s largest summer festival, Uncle Sam Jam,
returns to Woodhaven July 11-14, 2019.

This annual FREE family-fun festival takes place in Civic Center Park (located at I-75 and West Road) during the Downriver Community’s Independence holiday celebration.

Jul
19
Fri
Roar on the River @ Elizabeth Park
Jul 19 – Jul 21 all-day
Roar on the River @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

SAVE THE DATE! July 19-21 is the 67th Annual PNC Bank Roar on the River.

This year’s races will feature new events but the same great food and fun. We are also happy to welcome back PNC Bank as our Title Partner for the 2019 boat races. We are grateful for their dedication to this event, as well as to the community.

Jul
20
Sat
CZECH AND SLOVAK FESTIVAL
Jul 20 – Jul 21 all-day
CZECH AND SLOVAK FESTIVAL @ Dearborn Heights | Michigan | United States

Czech us out! July 20-21, 2019.

One of the largest Czech & Slovak festivals in Michigan! What’s happening at this year’s A Taste of Food & Brew festival at Sokol Cultural Center, 23600 W Warren Ave, Dearborn Heights, MI. We will provide dance and listening music of the highest quality. Our folk dancers enjoy performing & sharing the dances they have mastered & especially love inviting everyone to join them. Enjoy and kick up your heals. The festival is enjoyed by all ages. Savor our ethnic foods served throughout the day. We guarantee you won’t be going home hungry! Eat your fill of Kolaches- our famous Czech dessert, a sweet roll with fruit center. Enjoy refreshing imported beers in our air-conditioned hall. Visit the Pastry booth or Czech venders and displays. Admission is $5 a day Adults, 14 & under free. Please contact James Mack @ 734-542-4820 or 586-924-9233 if you have any questions. www.sokoldetroit.com

Jul
27
Sat
Maker Faire Detroit @ The Henry Ford Museum
Jul 27 – Jul 28 all-day
Maker Faire Detroit @ The Henry Ford Museum | Dearborn | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

July 27-28, 2019

Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement.  It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning.

Makers range from tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers.  They are of all ages and backgrounds. The aim of Maker Faire is to entertain, inform, connect and grow this community.

Motown on the River @ Elizabeth Park
Jul 27 all-day
Motown on the River @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

July 27, 2019

Bring your lawn chair and head down to Elizabeth Park for the sweet sounds of Motown! There will be food & beverage vendors selling a variety of delicious food. There is a $5 parking donation requested.

Melvindale DDA Street Fair
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – Jul 28 @ 11:00 pm
Melvindale DDA Street Fair @ Melvindale | Michigan | United States

Melvindale DDA Street Fair

July 27th & 28th 10 am – 11 pm

Allen Rd between Oakwood and Coleman
Aug
2
Fri
2019 Dearborn Homecoming Festival
Aug 2 – Aug 4 all-day
2019 Dearborn Homecoming Festival @ Dearborn | Michigan | United States

Join us for Dearborn’s 40th Annual Homecoming Festival August 2 though 4, 2019.

Allen Park Street Fair
Aug 2 – Aug 3 all-day
Allen Park Street Fair @ Allen Park | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

August 2-3, 2019

Over 50,000 visitors, 200 artists, 15 restaurants, and a multitude of local businesses. As one of the largest art fairs in the State of Michigan, the 38th Allen Park Street Fair scheduled for August 2nd and 3rd 2019. We attract artists from across the state, region and nation to showcase their work, offering a local platform to expand community awareness local talent. This event provides fun for all ages from exploring the talent, local entertainment, and kid zone.

All applications are now live!

 

Aug
3
Sat
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park
Aug 3 – Aug 4 all-day
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

August 3-4, 2019

One of the largest and best FREE Jazz Festivals in the Great Lakes Region!

Aug
23
Fri
Our Lady of the Scapular @ Our Lady of the Scapular
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Our Lady of the Scapular @ Our Lady of the Scapular | Wyandotte | Michigan | United States

Event date:  August 23-25, 2019
Friday – Sunday open until 11pm

FUN for all ages!  Bring the family and have a ball at Our Lady of the Scapular Festival!

Aug
29
Thu
Michigan State Fair @ Novi Suburban Collection Showplace
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – Sep 2 @ 10:00 pm
Michigan State Fair @ Novi Suburban Collection Showplace | Novi | Michigan | United States

Event Description
Held Labor Day weekend, The Michigan State Fair is fun for the entire family, featuring family friendly activities, contests, equestrian shows, petting farms, carnival rides, Shrine Circus, pig racing and so much more! Basic admission for the fair begins at $8 for adults and $6 for children.

Now operated as a private entity, the Michigan State Fair will continue with deep commitment to the ongoing development and support of agriculture, small business and family entertainment, while preserving the legacy and beloved traditions of the original State Fair. This privately produced event carries forward all of the positive aspects of past Fairs, including substantial positive economic impact, with major charitable and community benefits — with no support from the tax-payer. Visit michiganstatefairLLC.com for more information.

Event Dates
Thursday, August 29th – Monday, September 2nd

Event Link
https://www.michiganstatefairllc.com/home

Sep
7
Sat
Old Car Festival @ The Henry Ford
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
Old Car Festival @ The Henry Ford | Dearborn | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

September 7-8, 2019

Feel the passion behind America’s longest-running antique car show, featuring hundreds of authentic vehicles from the 1890s through 1932 — all coming to life in the historic setting of Greenfield Village.

Sep
13
Fri
Flat Rock Riverfest @ Huroc Park
Sep 13 – Sep 15 all-day
Flat Rock Riverfest @ Huroc Park | Flat Rock | Michigan | United States

Flat Rock Riverfest – September 13-15th

Sep
15
Sun
Somewhere in Time @ Elizabeth Park
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Somewhere in Time @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Somewhere in Time will take place on Sunday, September 15 from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM at Elizabeth Park in Trenton.

Somewhere in Time is co-sponsored by Trenton Parks and Recreation.

Antique auto displays, riverboat rides, musical entertainment and a children’s games and crafts area is a sure hit for all ages as Elizabeth Park is turned back to the 1920’s.

The entertainment schedule for the Children’s Entertainment tent is:

Doc Pawlaczyk’s Old Time Medicine Show Noon
Mr. Shawn’s Music and Fun 12:45 PM
Doc Pawlaczyk’s Old Time Medicine Show 1:45 PM
Doc Pawlaczyk’s Old Time Medicine Show 3:00 PM
Gordon Russ the Magician 4:00 PM

The address for Elizabeth Park is 4651 Elizabeth Drive in Trenton.

For more information, please call (734) 261-1990.

Sep
21
Sat
Pointe Mouillee Waterfowl Festival @ Pointe Mouillee State Game Area
Sep 21 – Sep 22 all-day
Pointe Mouillee Waterfowl Festival @ Pointe Mouillee State Game Area | Rockwood | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

September 21-22, 2019

Welcome to the Pointe Mouillee Waterfowl Festival

Since 1947

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
27
Fri
Made in Michigan Festival
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – Sep 28 @ 11:00 pm
Made in Michigan Festival @ Michigan | United States

Made in Michigan Festival
September 27 – 28

10am – 11 pm
Allen Road from Southfield to Roosevelt

Sep
28
Sat
Trenton Scarecrow festival @ Trenton, Michigan
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm
Trenton Scarecrow festival @ Trenton, Michigan | Trenton | Michigan | United States

17th Scarecrow Festival Sept 28-29th 2019

Go Where the Scarecrows go! 16th annual Downriver fall festival in Trenton (Metro Detroit Michigan)
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A fall festival with fun for the entire family – contests, prizes, games, live music, carnival and more!
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There are no Friday night events this year. Join us on Saturday and Sunday!
Thank you to the Travel Channel for featuring us on their 10 best Scarecrow festivals in the US and Canada!
A fall festival with fun for the entire family – contests, prizes, games, live music, carnival and more!
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The Festival is always looking for great volunteers – please email franksland@hotmail.com and leave a message if you want to participate in our event. Bands, vendors, participants – email us today!
Run a contest, help with setup/teardown, man the information booth. Contact us today to get involved

Oct
5
Sat
Huron Township Applefest @ New Boston, Michigan
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm
Huron Township Applefest @ New Boston, Michigan | Huron Charter Township | Michigan | United States

Event Dates:

October 5-6, 2019

Applefest Hours are: Saturday 9am – 8pm, Sunday 10am – 6pm


To contact us please send an email to info@huronapplefest.com or call us at 734-753-3378

Huron Applefest
P.O. Box 58
New Boston, MI 48164

Oct
11
Fri
Scarecrow Festival
Oct 11 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Scarecrow Festival @ Allen Park | Michigan | United States

Scarecrow Festival
October 11

3pm – 7pm
Farmers Market lot

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