2013-07-04 / Front Page


Area Fourth of July events

Thursday, July 4
8:30 a.m. - Fun Run, Bay
Shore Park, $10 entry fee,
Registration 7:30 a.m.
10 a.m. - Flag raising, All
Veterans Memorial
12:30 p.m. - Parade
1:45 p.m. - Watermelon
Eating Contest, Bay Shore
2-3:30 p.m. - “The Guess is
Right”, Bay Shore Park
2:30 p.m. - Free Ice Cream,
Bay Shore Park
3:30 p.m. - Pet Parade,
Munising Post Office
4:30 p.m. - Water Fight,
Elm Avenue, Munising
Volunteer Fire Dept
5:30 p.m. - Grease Pole,
city pier
5:30 – 7 p.m. - “The Guess
is Right”, Bay Shore Park
7 p.m. - Free Quarters, Bay
Shore Park
8 p.m. - Egg Toss Contest,
Bay Shore Park
10:15 p.m. - Fireworks
Cruise, contact (906) 387-
2138 for tickets.
Dusk - Fireworks
9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. -
Newberry Farmers Market,
across from The Scoop on
Newberry Avenue.
10:30 a.m. – Parade
Following Parade -
Annual Kiwanis Chicken
Barbecue and Pet Pals
Brownie Bonanza, Newberry
American Legion.
Following Parade until
2:30 - 11th Annual Old Photo
Show at the Newberry H.S.
Sault Ste. Marie
7 p.m. - Parade begins
on Easterday Avenue and
finishes on Magazine Street.
A “quiet zone” will be
enforced from Ferris Street
to Magazine Street.
Fireworks at dusk.
Friday, July 5
6 p.m. - Kiddie parade
(Line up 5:30 p.m. at the post
Saturday, July 6
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. - Art Fair,
Central Park
12:30 p.m. - Parade. A
“quiet zone” will be enforced
from the Manistique Histoic
Water Tower Park and end
after crossing the Siphon
Fireworks at dusk
Sunday, July 7
10 a.m. - Arts and crafts
12:30 p.m. - Parade
Following Parade –
Chicken BBQ, children’s
games and inflatables, bake
sale and refreshment tent.
Fireworks at dusk.

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