Take a ride to Lathrup Village for the weekend of June 27-28 to enjoy the 6th Annual Art in the Park. The festival is hosted by the Lathrup Village Community Foundation and Michigan First Credit Union. Art in the Park presents remarkable art from in and around Michigan. Photography, glass, textile, garden art, and metal workings are among the artworks on display and available for purchase.
A variety of food and entertainment opportunities are available to festival participants. The Lathrup Mini-Pub offers a delicious resting spot that features 12 Michigan brewed micro beers on tap for only $2 per glass. Selections include Dragonmeade, Arbor Brewing, and Bells. A food court is centrally located with choices that include ribs and chicken from The Rib Rack, burgers, sausage, fries and more from Classic Concessions, Mowi Wowi will make up refreshing smoothies, Bonnie Mays Kettle Korn, and Candy Bouquet with their sweet fudge lane round out the court.
The FREE concerts are scheduled for both festival days:
- Saturday: Paul Carey, Noon-3:00 p.m., and the McCabes Ladies, 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
- Sunday: Skye Island, Noon—2:30 p.m., and, “DBN,” 3:30 p.m.—6:30 p.m.
But there’s MORE!! On Sunday, Noon—4:00 p.m. the Kid’s Tent will provide great fun for kids ages 5 — 14 years of age! Big Greg form Radio 1, 102.7 and Kiss FM 105.9 will be on hand for musical fun, trivia, games & prizes. Ms. Vanda’s Dance Company will highlight some of their dancers with performances every hour.
Art in the Park is located at 27400 Southfield Road (between 11 Mile and 12 Mile Roads). For a complete listing of the entire weekends scheduled events, please visit www.lathrupvillageartinthepark.com or call 248-557-2600 x 224 for more information.