4th of July Festivities


Whitmore Lake
4th of July Festivities




Saturday, June 29

Whitmore Lake Races:  Red, White and Blue Color Run

WHERE:  Start and Finish at Whitmore Middle School
8877 Main St., Whitmore Lake, MI  48189

WHEN:  Saturday - June 29, 2019
Registration and Packet Pickup - 7:00am
10K Start - 8:00am
5K Start - 8:15am
Awards and prizes - 10:15am

Registration Fees:
5K Run/Walk - $25.00 before June 17th ($30.00 Later Registration)
10K Run - $25.00 before June 17th ($30.00 Later Registration)

Click here for more information or to register




Thursday, July 4

Independence Day Parade
Gather all your friends and family and come down to Main Street for the parade! Enjoy a patriotic and festive display of fire trucks, floats, decorated bicycles and more!   This year's theme: America's Family - Heart of our Community.  

The Parade starts at 10:00am on Barker Road and proceeds south down Main Street ending at the Public Safety Building (8350 Main St.). 

To be a part of the parade, please submit a Parade Registration Form.  Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Whitmore Lake. 

Root Beer Float Social
Join us after the parade at the Northfield Township Community Center (9101 Main St.) and enjoy a refreshing Root Beer Float along with Music from the 50's & 60's by “FAST EDDIE!”   Floats will be served until supplies run out!

Banana Split Eating Contest
Starting at 3:00pm, Contestants in six age groups will devour banana splits for prizes in this tasty event. Enjoy a refreshing ice cream treat and cheer for your favorite banana split eater! Sign up on July 4th between 2:00 and 3:00 to participate. Cost: $2.00.  Space is limited. 

Location:  Dee's Place
               9876 Main St.
               Whitmore Lake, MI 48189




Friday, July 5

Boat Parade of Lights
Don't miss this beautiful parade of lighted boats on Whitmore Lake. To enter, decorate your boat with festive lights and line up in front of Mac's Marina at 9:30 pm (FREE). Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd!  For more info, contact Sam at Mac's Marina (734) 449-4706 




Saturday, July 6

Dance Pro DJ
Enjoy Summertime Music by the Lake across from the Whitmore Lake Post Office from 7:00PM to 10:00PM!  Come and dance or just listen to the music while you're waiting for the fireworks to begin.  Games!  Fun!  Prizes!

Enjoy a thrilling and patriotic fireworks display set off at dusk from the center of Whitmore Lake! Rain date is Sunday, July 7. Vendors will be on site. This show is solely funded and made possible by donations from our community.

Brought to you by: Whitmore Lake 4th of July Committee with Contributions from YOU

Please note: Please respect private property and keep our community clean.  At the request of private property owners, this is an Alcohol-Free event. We appreciate your help in respecting this request.