The Good Times in Goodrich festival returns on Saturday with a car show, live music and more
GOODRICH, MI – The Good Times in Goodrich Festival returns to Goodrich Commons Park on Saturday August 7th.
The Goodrich Festival is hosted by Goodrich Festivals & Events, a non-profit community organization that provides funds to local families in need, scholarships, school booster clubs and community beautification.
The festival will kick off with the Cruise-to-Goodrich Auto Show Parade, which kicks off at 10 a.m. after the national anthem is sung and the vehicles blessed.
Whether it’s a classic car or a 2021 model, Cruise-to-Goodrich is one of Mid-Michigan’s largest classic car shows that offers something for everyone. Participants are encouraged to register their cars before the auto show, with registration starting at 8:00 a.m.
The procession for the parade is scheduled to begin shortly after 10 a.m. at Goodrich High School, located at 8029 S. Gale Rd, and will head east on Hegel Road and end at Goodrich Commons Park on Clarence Street.
Judging for the auto show ends at 2 p.m. and the awards are handed out shortly after its conclusion.
There will also be plenty of activities to keep the kids energized in the Kid Zone, which will include bouncy castles, face painting, putt-putt golf, music and more.
A day pass to the Kid Zone costs $ 5.
Players of all skill levels are invited to participate in the Cornhole Tournament, where there will be $ 1,000 in prizes to be won. Registration opens at 1 p.m., will cost between $ 40 and $ 50 per team, and includes admission to the beer tent.
The cornhole tournament starts at 1:30 p.m.
A craft and sales tent will provide festival-goers with plenty of opportunities to sample local cuisine and shop at local businesses.
Food trucks will be present at the event and there will be door prizes and a 50/50 raffle. Sellers, artisans and traders will be set up from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Martian Garden Tent will offer live musical entertainment with a touch of the 80s from 3pm.
Headliner Square Pegz will take the stage from 9 p.m. to midnight. Tickets cost $ 5 online and can be purchased at goodrichfestival.com/events-forms/.
Here’s a look at the concerts and when they’ll perform on Saturday:
- 12 pm-3pm – Rock Lab
- 3 pm-4pm – Drums of Holly
- 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Devyn Mitchell
- 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Mike Smith
- 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Billy Gunther
- 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. – Square Pegz
For more information on the Goodrich Times in Goodrich Festival, visit goodrichfestival.com/.
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