PETOSKEY — Emmet County is on the point of say goodbye to the season with an end-of-summer occasion.
This coming Sunday, Sept. 19, Emmet County and its Division of Parks and Recreation shall be internet hosting a “Goodbye to Summer season Automobile Present” with an estimated 70-or-more automobiles on show on the Emmet County Fairgrounds.
“We have been eager to convey extra occasions at the fairgrounds and our different parks. We thought a automotive present was type of the proper occasions for us strive once more,” stated parks and recreation programming and gross sales coordinator Austin LaVigne.
The upcoming occasion is each an try for a household pleasant wrap as much as summer time and for the Division of Parks and Recreation to have extra occasions all through the county.
The county beforehand had a long-running automotive present and introduced again a automotive present this previous spring, what it hopes would be the first of many.
“I do know that previously the county had quite a lot of automotive reveals with lots of of autos and we thought these occasions could be a enjoyable strategy to get again to having automotive reveals and having some extra family-fun occasions,” LaVigne stated.
The upcoming automotive present is free to the general public. Nevertheless, these wanting to point out off their automotive within the upcoming present should register between Sep 11 a.m. on Sunday.
Registration is $10 per automotive and trophies for “better of present,” “greatest fashionable,” and “greatest basic” shall be awarded throughout the present shortly after midday. Registered automobiles and the respective homeowners may even have an opportunity at successful another seize bag prizes.
“We predict between 70 to 80 automobiles however we hope that is one thing that may develop yr after yr. We would like to have over 100 automobiles,” stated LaVigne.
The automotive present may even play host to stay music and a number of meals vans for a day with one thing for everybody.
The occasion is open to the general public from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and can happen all through the Emmet County Fairgrounds at 1129 Charlevoix Ave. in Petoskey.
Extra details about the fairgrounds, upcoming county occasions and extra could be discovered by calling (231) 330-2854 or visiting the county’s web site at www.emmetcounty.org.