2017 Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival

Wednesday, June 21st - Sunday, June 24th

The 2017 Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival runs Wednesday, June 21st through Sunday, June 25th. With many fun-filled events lined up there are things to do for the whole family!


The Miss Bay-Rama Pageant begins Wednesday, June 21st at 6:30 p.m. in the Festival Tent. Miss Bay-Rama and her court members will each receive a $500 scholarship. Applications are being accepted until June 8th.


The Bay-Rama Fabulous Fishfly Fireworks will start on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 at dusk in Walter & Mary Burke Park on Front Street. Come down early to pick your favorite viewing spot! Top Dog Entertainment will be playing great music while we wait for the fireworks to begin!! Rain out date is Friday, June 22rd.  


The Anchor Bay Charities Fun Run will take place Saturday, June 24th. This 5k Fishfly Run will loop around downtown New Baltimore and all proceeds will be used to support ShelterBox USA plus local literacy and college scholarship grants. See www.shelterboxusa.org or www.anchorbayrotary.com for more information on ShelterBox. On-site registration opens at 7:15 a.m., run starts at 8:30 a.m. Registration fee after 6/1/17 is $25, and there will be awards for the overall male and female winners.


The 10th annual Cardboard Boat Race will take place on Saturday, June 24th. Registration begins at 2:30 p.m., boat building goes from 3-4:30 p.m., and the race is at 4:30-5 p.m. There is a $10 registration fee, per team, and each team must consist of 4 members with one over the age of 18. For more information on the rules of the Race please look here!


The 53rd Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival Parade will start on Sunday, June 25th at 1pm. The parade runs along Green St, and will start at the Dairy Queen and ends 1/4th a mile from Country Line Road. The parade is sponsored by MEIJER, and features the Anchor Bay Tars Marching Band, Fire Trucks, local businesses, and organization entries. If you'd like to be involved in the parade please click here for more information.



Saturday, June 9th 12-4pm
Join MacRay Harbor as they Celebrate the Lake in family-friendly fashion!
June 28, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Interested in growing a rose garden? Join the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House to learn about this special art.
Sunday, June 3rd 8am-12pm
Grab your leash and join the Michigan Humane Society for the 30th Annual Mutt March!
June 17, 2018 @ 10:00am - 4:00pm
Enjoy a collection of rare automobiles at Ford House this Father's Day!
Week of August 18th
Grass Roots, Revered Pavement, World Stage... The Dream Cruise has something for people of all ages!
June 23, 2018 @ 10:00am - 2:00pm
The enchantment returns to Edsel & Eleanor Ford House!
Wednesday, June 20th - Sunday, June 24th
The Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival is sure to be a great time for the whole family with fireworks, a 5k, a parade, live entertainment, and lots of other daily events!
Sunday, July 1st at dusk
Lake Erie Metropark's Fireworks will be held July 1st!
Saturday, June 16, 2018 8:30am
Sign up for the 7th Annual Sprint & Splash at Lake St. Clair Metropark!
Friday, June 22nd at Dusk
Stony Creek Metropark's Fireworks will be held June 22nd!
Saturday, June 23rd at Dusk
Willow Metropark's Fireworks will be held June 23rd!
Wednesday, June 25th at 9:55pm
Head downtown Detroit for the 2018 Ford Fireworks Rooftop Party presented by Ford!
Friday, June 29th at Dusk
Kensington Metropark's Fireworks will be held June 29th!
Saturday, June 30th at Dusk
Hudson Mills Metropark's fireworks will be held June 30th!
Wednesdays 5-9pm
Join the Blosson Heath Inn on Wednesday nights for Happy Hour!
Sunday, May 27th | Noon
Details TBD!
Sunday, June 17th 10am-3pm
Celebrate dad with a delicious brunch!
September 26-30
Chatham-Kent will host the 2018 Princess Auto Elite 10 to Chatham Kent