2018-07-11 / News


Celebrating the Sweet Days


6:30pm-9pm Car Cruise & Show (Register in front of Frostick Elementary 57 S. Howard Ave. - Show to be held Downtown $5/entry) Dash plaques to First 50 registrants - *Trophies to Best in Show & Spectators Choice

6pm-9pm Kuhn Brothers Band - Downtown Stage

8pm-12am 80’s Party & DJ - Stage behind businesses/beer tent Provided by Pawfections Grooming Salon/ Cros-Lex FOE Auxiliary 4465 * Come Dressed Like the 80’s- Prizes - Best Dressed Male & Female to be Featured in Saturday’s Parade

4pm-12am Cros-Lex FOE 4465 Beer Tent ($) - Behind businesses Free Rides Home up to 10 miles Provided by Liberty Taxi

Fireworks Show Saturday, July 21, 2018! One of the Best in The Thumb!! Fireworks Show Saturday, July 21, 2018! One of the Best in The Thumb!! 6pm-8pm Fishing For Dollars!! All Ages - River/Park *Paying $1 per inch (minimum of 7 inches) per caught fish - $260 total payout Provided by Pioneer Power Electric & Corner Market


7am-12pm Country Breakfast ($) provided by Croswell United Methodist Church (13 N. Howard Ave.), contact Holly Manning

8am-11am 15 & Under Fishing Tournament - River/Park *Bait/Prizes/ Eats Provided Sponsored by Sanilac County Sports, Fishing, & Hunting Association.

9am Registration begins Pioneer Day 18 Hole Disc Golf Tournament ($20/ entry - Park) Early Registration at & Sponsored by Duffy’s Derby

10am-12pm Kids Games & Activities - Park/Pavilion Thank You WM Aitken Memorial Library!

11am-2pm Safetyville - Downtown

11am-1pm Touch-a-Truck - Downtown

11:45am-12:30pm Magician - Downtown stage

11am-2pm Woodworking/Kids Craft - Park/Pavilion with Jim King & The Smiling Grandpas

12pm-2pm Prince & Princess Tea Party - Community Center Building - Games & Free Photo Provided by Fuller Photography

All Day Knockerball ($) - Park

All Day Den’s Colored Pencil Art Show – at Studio 78 (78 N. Howard Ave.) Provided by Dennis McNabb & Studio 78

12pm-2pm Cardboard Boat Building Workshop - Park. Bring your own materials - cardboard, duct tape & paint only Provided by Tom “Boots” Boughner

12pm-12am Cros-Lex FOE 4465 Beer Tent ($) - Behind businesses Free Rides Home up to 10 miles Provided by Liberty Taxi

12pm-4pm Try-A-Kayak - Park/ River Provided by Black River Kayak Adventures

1pm-2:15pm Local Talent Showcase - Presentations by: Dance Fever, Chance to Line Dance w/Carole Daugherty, Cros-Lex Robotics, Community Health & Fitness - Downtown stage

1pm Horseshoe Tournament Begins ($10/entry - Inside/Beside Beer Tent) Register early - Contact Jay 810-304- 2756 to signup *Trophies/Cash!

1pm-3pm Co-Ed Football Pass, Punt & Kick Challenge - Park/by age groups: 7 - 9, 10 - 12, 13 - 15 provided by Cros-Lex Football

1:30pm-5pm Co-Ed Basketball Challenge - Downtown age groups: 10 & younger, 11-14,15 yrs+ by Campbell’s Cuts & Barber Shop

2:15pm Frozen T-Shirt Contests - All Ages - Downtown Stage (by age groups)

2:15pm-4:30pm Tractor Pedal Pulls 3-13 yrs - Downtown (by age groups - Registration Begins at 1pm)

3pm Cornhole Tournament Begins ($10/entry - Inside/Beside Beer Tent) Register before 2:00pm *Cash Prizes!

4:30pm Piñata Before Parade 3-10 yrs - Downtown Provided by J&D Market

4:30pm-7:30pm Russell Wayne (Musician - Stage near Beer Tent)

6pm Pioneer Day Parade (line up at Michigan Sugar beginning at 4pm)

7pm Watermelon/Pickle Eating Contests - Park/ Pavilion Provided by Jeff’s & Gielows Pickle Co. *Prizes for age division winners!

7pm-9pm Kids Games - in the Park Provided by Croswell Wesleyan Church

8:30pm-11pm The Kat Beal Band (Nashville Recording Artist, coming Home for us! – Stage near Beer Tent)

Dusk (10ish) Fabulous Fireworks - One of the Best in the Thumb! Thank you Croswell’s DDA & All the Sweet Days of Summer Sponsors!!!

Lighted Boat & Kayak Parade on the Black River (after Fireworks - decorate & bring your own)


12pm-4pm Classic Car Show (Register Downtown Stage - $5/entry) Dash plaques to the first 50 registrants - Top winners per class - 5 divisions - receive Trophies!

1pm-2pm The Michigan Stilt Walker - Park

1pm-4pm Fairlanes & The Devilles (50-60’s Band - Downtown Stage)

1pm-3pm Barrel Train Rides - Downtown by Jean Sly

2pm-? Cardboard Boat & Kayak Races (10 & under, 11-13; 14+) Kayaks Provided by Black River Kayak Adventure *Meijer Gift Cards for divisional winners!

12pm-4pm Golfapalooza - Inflatable Dinosaur Shoot ($ - Fundraiser) - Park Provided by Kohler’s Propane Co. and Kelly’s Trim Service Custom Remodeling

Craft & Vendors Booths - Corner lot

• Craft Booths • Vendor Booths • Food Vendors
• Family Fun Games • Cornhole
• People Mover (Provided by Joe Krawczyk)
• Tractor Show • Face Painting ($) • Arcade Games

#croswellpioneerdays Photo Contest - Winners get Cash Prizes! – Details on Facebook - Keep up on any updates: Follow/like us on Facebook: Croswell Pioneer Days ($) indicates cost; otherwise FREE Activity

Parade Contact: Amy @ 810-878-0800; Craft/ Vendor Contact: Cindy @ cindyscraftstore@yahoo.com; Sponsorship/inquiries: Kasey @ kaseywithkohlers@gmail.com and Boat Races Contact: Black River Kayak Adventures @ 810-304-2951

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