Sterling Heights 50th Anniversary
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40620 Utica Road
City/State/Zip: Sterling Heights, Michigan 48313
County: Macomb County
Sterling Heights is planning its 50th Anniversary Celebration for Thursday, June 28, complete with a stage presentation, a giveaway of more than 2,000 cupcakes, a concert and a fireworks show to close out the evening. The celebration coincides with the grand re-opening of Dodge Park following months of being closed for the construction of Recreating Recreation amenities and updates.
- 7 a.m. New Dodge Park officially opens to the public
- 10 a.m. New Splash Pad officially opens to the public
- 3 p.m. New Farmers Market Pavilion opens to the public for first Dodge Park Farmers Market of the 2018 season! (DPFM runs 3 to 8 p.m.)
- 5 p.m. Cupcakes to first 2,000 people (donated by Meijer at Van Dyke/16 Mile)
Stage Presentation, Concert and Fireworks Show
- 6 p.m. Presentation with welcome from Mayor Michael C. Taylor and City Council, ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the new Dodge Park
- 6:15 p.m. Presentation to honor all former Sterling Heights elected officials, State and local dignitaries
- 6:30 p.m. Sterling Heights 2018 time capsule presentation
- 6:45 p.m. City-wide “happy birthday” sing-a-long
- 7:00 p.m. Sponsor thank-yous and closing remarks from Mayor & Council
- 7:15 p.m. “Your Generation” band concert — first Music in the Park Concert of the season!
- 10 p.m. Christian Financial Credit Union Fireworks Show
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