The Friday Five — June 14-16

Your guide to the weekend's events

Metro | Published June 11, 2024


1. Eastpointe Crusin' Gratiot
June 14-15 • Eastpointe

Car show 4-8 p.m. June 14 at Cloverleaf, 24443 Gratiot Ave. in Eastpointe, then cruise lanes open 1:30-7 p.m. June 15, plus prayer service with color guard at 11 a.m., VIP parade at 1 p.m., concert by ShamRock Jazz Orchestra at 2 p.m. and prize drawing at 4 p.m., parking lot at Eastpointe High School, 15501 Couzens Ave.,

Read the story: Eastpointe Cruisin’ Gratiot drives into town

2. RoseFest
June 15 • Roseville

Adult beverage tent, portable zip line, pedal car raceway, family movie with glow party, Nerf wars, kids craft tent, live music and entertainment, and fireworks, noon-11 p.m. June 15, Veterans Memorial Park, 27325 Barkman St. in Roseville,

Read the story: RoseFest to offer up family fun June 15

3. Summer Reading kickoff
June 14 • Troy

Sign up for program, plus petting zoo, reptiles, bounce house, games, food truck and more, for ages 13 and younger, 6-8 p.m. June 14, Peace Garden outside Troy Public Library, 510 W. Big Beaver Road,

Read the story: Troy library to host petting zoo, food truck event

4. EyesOn Design
June 16 • Grosse Pointe Shores

Automotive design exhibition from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16, also private eyes brunch from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and award ceremony at 1:30 p.m., Ford House, 1100 Lake Shore Road in Grosse Pointe Shores,

Read the story: EyesOn Design taps its top designers for this year’s car show

5. Juneteenth events
June 14-16 • Various locations

Lathrup Village
Bounce houses, games, special guests, performers, vendors, music, hustle lessons, art and food trucks, noon-4 p.m. June 15, Municipal Park, 27400 Southfield Road,

Madison Heights
Concerts, food trucks, vendors, educational exhibits, climbing tower, bounce houses, petting zoo and pony rides, noon-6 p.m. June 15, Madison Heights Civic Center Park, 360 W. 13 Mile Road,

Read the story: Madison Heights Juneteenth Celebration returns to Civic Center Park

• Senior luncheon includes hot meal, music, dance and speeches highlighting significance of Juneteenth, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 14, Parks and Recreation Building (Room 115) at City Hall, 26000 Evergreen Road, registration required,

• Mayor’s Juneteenth Walk led by Ken Siver, 10-11:30 a.m. June 15, 2.5 mile route starts at front circle of Southfield Municipal Campus, 26000 Evergreen Road,

• Juneteenth Jubilee hosted by comedian and featuring live music and spoken word, vendor marketplace comprising 30-plus black-owned artisans and small businesses, all-ages activities, food trucks and more, 4 p.m. June 16, front lawn of Southfield Municipal Campus, 26000 Evergreen Road,

Read the story: Southfield to host Juneteenth Celebration with over a week of festivities planned

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