Aug
25
to Aug 27

Metamora Country Days & Hot Air Balloon Festival

  • high st Metamora, mi usa (map)
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Grace and some of her Graceful Living staff are proud to participate in and support this awesome family friendly event! You'll find Grace at the hot air balloons! 

'Our premier event continues to be Metamora Country Days and Hot Air Balloon Festival. This popular family-friendly celebration draws thousands of visitors to our community during the second to the last weekend of every August. Revelers enjoy local food, music, art, a parade, crafts and activities as well as the launching over 20 hot air balloons on both Friday and Saturday nights, capped off with an extraordinary fireworks display on Saturday night.

As the name implies, Metamora Country Days and Hot Air Balloon Festival is the definition of a small-town summer festival! Visitors are sure to enjoy the many festivities that include music, games, arts & crafts, fireworks and of course, the balloons!

Weather conditions allowing, the evening sky on Friday and Saturday will be filled with colorful hot air balloons that will launch between 5-8 p.m. from the balloon launch field a few hundred yards south of the Metamora Lions Hall. As many as 20 pilots to bring their balloons to the festival which is the only one of its kind where spectators are allowed to stand on the field among these 9 story balloons as they inflate'

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Guiding Star Foundation
Aug
25
7:00am 7:00am

Guiding Star Foundation

  • 10200 Woodfield Dr Grand Blanc, MI, 48439 United States (map)
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Our non profits annual fundraiser is right around the corner. Come out an meet others from the industry and support this great cause.

18 hole shotgun scramble, dinner to follow with open bar, live music, silent auction (autographed sports memorabilia). lots of contest throughout the course including a trip to pebble beach resort for two with 2 rounds of golf ($5K value). Guest appearance from Mick Yelovich; 6x world champion long driver

The non profit raises money for Michig...an residents that are permanently disabled and underinsured to meet their medical needs

Contact Sophia for dinner/golf tickets 810-344-9810

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Aug
8
to Sep 30

BARRIER FREE BOATING

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Barrier Free Boating is a Michigan 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides the use of a pontoon boat, FREE OF CHARGE, so that physically disabled individuals and their families, veteran's groups, group homes and youth organizations will have the opportunity to enjoy the activities of boating and fishing.  The custom made, barrier free, 22 foot South Bay pontoon boat, specifically designed to accommodate up to three wheelchairs and a maximum of 1550 pounds, will be available for use from May 15 through September 30 yearly.

http://barrierfreeboating.org/

https://www.facebook.com/BarrierFreeBoating/

 

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Wheelin Team 457 Golf
Aug
5
8:00am 8:00am

Wheelin Team 457 Golf

Founded in 2003, Wheelin' Team 457 is located at the American Legion Post 457 in North Branch, Michigan.
Based in the thumb of Michigan, it serves the surrounding counties as far north as Essexville and as far south as Roseville.  Wheelin' Team 457 has mentored and demonstrated its talents and knowledge to schools, hospitals, businesses, rehabs, and municipalities.

Wheelin' Team 457 accomplishments include awards and successes with local, state, and national records.  We are 5 years undefeated in the Michigan and Ohio Wheelchair games.  We were recently named top team at the Thunder in the Valley Games and nominated to the Michigan Athletes with Disabilities Hall of Fame.  Wheelin' Team 457 provides not only competition at wheelchair sports events but provides local seasonal hunting and fishing events.   The team and its members have been featured on outdoor shows, news, and media.

Wheelin' Team 457 has grown so fast it now has directors of hunting, fishing, archery, billiards, wheelchair sports, communication, and public relations.  However, we encourage family, friends, neighbors and volunteers to be part of any event and help however they wish. Please contact us to see how we roll!

Wheelin' Team 457 | 5150 Old State Rd. | North Branch, MI 48461
"and this is how we ROLL..."

wheelinteam457@yahoo.com

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