2016 Schedule of Events
(2017 schedule coming soon)

Friday, July 15 (5:00pm—10:00pm)

 

All evening    Riverboat Rides aboard the Grand Princess

                                                 For a full list of cruise times, cost and frequently asked questions, follow this link.

All evening    Kayak Rentals with Ike's Kayaks

All evening    Human Foosball (Open Play) 

All evening    Wood Branding Souvenirs with Jeff Bowen

All evening    Blacksmithing Demonstrations with the Max Carey Blacksmiths Guild

All evening    ZipLine 

                                                 Take a ride, 300 feet through Chippewassee Park. Weight restrictions apply. Cost is $5/per ride.

5:00 - 9:30    Art Fair & Maker’s Market with Creative 360

                                              Interested in showing {and selling} your items? Download the application!

5:00 - 10:00   Craft Beer & Wine Tent – Midland Rotary Clubs

                                               Beer & Wine, $5 each   -    Craft Beer & Wine provided by Whine

5:00 - 10:00   Cheeseburger Fundraiser Dinner – Midland Rotary Clubs

                                              Cheeseburgers, $5 each - Provided by Lalonde’s Market

5:30 - 9:30     Cornhole Tournament: Register with 94.5 The Moose

5:30 - 9:30    Mud Volleyball Tournament: Register with Mix 106.3

5:30 - 8:00      Captured Community: Drop-in Pallet Art

5:00-7:00    Live Music: Stay Til Dawn

6:00 - 9:30       Hot Air Balloon Display & Glow (weather dependent)

7:00 start       Run the River 5K Run & Walk: Register with Greater Midland Community Center

                                                 Cost: $20 through 6/31

7:30- 9:30    LIVE MUSIC: Jedi Mind Trip

9:00 - 12:00   LIVE MUSIC: The Sinclairs Band - On Main Street in Downtown Midland


Saturday, July 16, (9:00am—10:30pm)

 

All day              Riverboat Rides aboard the Grand Princess

                                                     For a full list of cruise times, cost and frequently asked questions, follow this link.

All day              Kayak Rentals with Ike's Kayaks

All day              Cornhole Open Play

All day              Wood Branding Souvenirs/ Blacksmithing Demonstrations

All evening      ZipLine 

                                                     Take a ride, 300 feet through Chippewassee Park. Weight restrictions apply. Cost is $5/per ride.

All day              Human Foosball Open Play

All day              Lumbering & Midland History with the Midland County Historical Society

9:00 -10:00       Zumba with Greater Midland Community Center

10:00 - 9:30      Art Fair & Maker’s Market with Creative 360

                                                     Interested in showing {and selling} your items? Download the application!

10:00 - end     Mud Volleyball Tournament: Register with Mix 106.3

10:00 - 2:00      West Midland Family Center Auxiliary Carnival style BINGO License Number V08544
                                     Proceeds to: West Midland Family Center
’s Dow College Opportunity Program Scholarship                            Fund at Midland Area Community Foundation {$.25 per card, per game}

10:00 - 4:00      Detroit Circus

10:30 - 11:30    Step Aerobics with Element 22

11:00 - 3:00      Voyageur Canoe Rides with the Chippewa Nature Center

11:00 - 3:00      ROCK Climbing Wall with The Rock Center for Youth Development

                                                       Be sure to wear tennis shoes if you'd like to climb!

11:00 - 12:00    Kid’s Concert – Guy Louis

11:00 - 4:00      KidsZone Art & Activities {featuring Local Non-Profits}
With Special Guests:
                    Captured Community
                    Dr. Slime
                    Engineering for Kids
                    Guy Louis Up Close
                    
11:00 - 4:00      Petting Zoo & Pony Rides with Lecronier’s Baby Acres

11:00 - 4:00      Home Depot Children’s Workshop

11:00 - 4:00     Midland Police Officer's Association Dunk Tank

1:00 - 3:00       Cultural Performances with the                                                                                                                   MACF Cultural Awareness Committee

                                                                            1:00-1:30 TBD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1:30-2:00 Zillicious - Belly Dancers                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2:00-2:30 Chinese Lion Dance and Martial Arts demo by Chung’s School from Midland                                                                                                                                                                                      2:30-3:00 TBD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            3:00-3:30 Roland Wallace & Ernie Carter African Drum & Poetry Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                                    3:30-4:00 Teenage Musicals, Inc. Preview

1:00 - 5:00       Home brewing demonstration with Michigan Brew Supply

3:00 - 4:00       Kid’s Concert: Guy Louis

3:00 - 7:30       BBQ Chicken Dinner hosted by  Midland Lions Club

5:00 - 10:00      Craft Beer & Wine Tent – Midland Rotary Clubs

                                                     Beer & Wine, $5 each   -    Craft Beer & Wine provided by Whine

5:30 - 7:30       LIVE MUSIC: Crashing Cairo

6:00 - 9:30         Hot Air Balloon Display & Glow (weather dependent)

8:00 - 10:00    LIVE MUSIC: The Verve Pipe

10:15 - end       Esther Gerstacker Fireworks Show


Dining Options:

Friday Fundraiser: Midland Rotary Cheeseburger Dinner
Saturday Fundraiser: Midland Lions Club BBQ Chicken Dinner

Vendors:
Blondy’s Brunch Box
Bugbee Kettle Corn
Domino’s Pizza
Great Lakes Ice Cream
Olvera’s BBQ
Tropical Smoothie Café
Vi’s Polish Cuisine