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Seasonal Features

Published September 10, 2019

TROY — Troy Family Daze will offer food, fun, entertainment, cultural attractions and midway rides on the grounds of the Troy Civic Center Sept. 12-15.

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Published September 10, 2019

FARMINGTON — After spending the last three years at Madonna University, VegMichigan’s free vegan festival has found a new, “hopefully permanent,” home at downtown Farmington’s Riley Park Sundquist Pavilion, said group President Tom Progar.

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Published September 10, 2019

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — The ninth annual Macomb Township Parks and Recreation Fall Fun Fest will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 21 at Macomb Corners Park.

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Published September 10, 2019

EASTPOINTE — Those looking to improve their spirits this September are invited to join the Eastpointe Rotary Club for its wine and beer tasting on Friday, Sept. 20.

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Published September 9, 2019

FRANKLIN — There aren’t many wheat fields left in the village of Franklin these days, but tradition is tradition. It’s fall, and it’s time to build a scarecrow.

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Published September 9, 2019

BIRMINGHAM — Ah, late August and early September. It’s a time of year when you’re not sure if you should be in shorts or a sweater, and tailgating could just as easily be on a beach as it could be in a parking lot before the big football game.

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Published September 3, 2019

LATHRUP VILLAGE — The annual celebration of summer will return to Lathrup Village this year, but this time, with some island flavor.

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Published September 3, 2019

TROY — As the gridiron heats up with fall sports, businesses, groups and individuals can show their true colors in support of their alma mater and deck a scarecrow out in full college regalia on Scarecrow Row at the Troy Historic Village.

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Published August 29, 2019

EASTPOINTE — The Macomb County Public Works Office has begun emergency repairs on a sinkhole discovered underneath a sidewalk outside Eastpointe Middle School.

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Published August 28, 2019

ROCHESTER — Art lovers can explore the Art and Apples Festival two hours earlier this year.

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Published August 26, 2019

STERLING HEIGHTS — Residents who are hungry for food truck meals at Freedom Hill can rejoice — the annual event will steer them together again.

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Published August 26, 2019

MOUNT CLEMENS — Race day is around the corner, and organizers of this year’s Mount Clemens Grand Prix soapbox-style derby want to remind their neighbors just how fun this long-running community event can be.

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Published August 21, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS — It was sunny with a chance of marshmallows at the 15th annual Marshmallow Fly and Fry Aug. 13, which brought in approximately 2,000 residents and neighboring community members.

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Published August 20, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — Floral artists from around the country will share their talent at Meadow Brook Hall Aug. 22-25 during a unique floral exhibit and tour called Art in the Elements.

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Published August 19, 2019

UTICA — After a successful Junk in the Trunk flea market in June, another two rounds of flea markets will be returning to downtown Utica.

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Published August 16, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — The Metro Boat Show is coming back to Lake St. Clair Metropark Sept. 12-15. Organizers of the 10th annual event said that regardless of the recent high lake levels, the show will go on with more to see and do.

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Published August 13, 2019

TROY — More than 100 juried painters, potters, photographers, and fiber and stained glass artists will bring their best to the 45th annual Northfield Hills Art on the Lake Aug. 25. 

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Published August 13, 2019

ROYAL OAK — The revving of engines along Woodward Avenue has been commonplace since the early days of summer, but the official Dream Cruise is almost here.

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Published August 13, 2019

ROYAL OAK — The 22nd annual Soaring Eagle Arts, Beats & Eats, presented by Flagstar Bank, will celebrate 10 years in downtown Royal Oak this year. The four-day festival will take place Aug. 30-Sept. 2.

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Published August 13, 2019

FERNDALE — The Woodward Dream Cruise, born in Ferndale, is celebrating its silver anniversary. On Aug. 15-17, the cruise will return to Woodward Avenue and the downtown for its 25th year of existence.

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Upcoming Events

The events in our calendar were submitted prior to the coronavirus crisis. As efforts have increased to contain the spread of the coronavirus, many events have been canceled. Read More... On March 13, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order to cancel all events statewide that involve more than 250 people. It is recommended that you call ahead if you still intend to attend one of these events.

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