Whitmore Lake Events & Festivities

Upcoming Events:

Movies Under the Stars

Movies Under the Stars begins its 5th season on Friday, June 16th at Dusk.  Bring your blankets and lawn chairs or pull your boat up along the shore, and meet us along the lake across from the Post Office on Main Street!  This is a FREE family event.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

  • June 16 - Finding Dory
  • July 14 - Trolls
  • July 28 - Return of the Jedi
  • August 11 - Moana
  • August 18 - The LEGO Batman Movie
  • September 15 - The Secret Life of Pets

Call Tami at the Community Center for more details 734-449-2295

4th of July Events

     Fireworks Pic

Saturday, July 1st

  • Fun Run
    Registration fees Reduced before June 20 

    Click HERE to SIGNUP and see more details

      7:00 am Registration and Packet Pickup 
      8:00 am 10K Run 
      8:15 am 5K Walk/Run 
    10:15 am Awards and Prizes 

    Watch or race in these exciting athletic events to start your holiday off with a bang. 
    Pre Register before June 20 for the discounted rate, or you can register beginning at 7:00 am on race day at the starting line. 
    All races start and end at the former Whitmore Lake Middle School, 8877 Main Street. 
    Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Whitmore Lake Area 

  • Music at the Lake - DANCE PRO by Ellen
    7:00 pm -10:00 pm 
    Enjoy Summertime Music by the lake! Come and dance or just listen to the music.
    Location: Northfield Community Park next to the Post Office. Games! Fun! Prizes! 

  • Fireworks at 10:00 pm (dusk)
    Enjoy a thrilling and patriotic fireworks display set off from the center of the lake! Please respect private property and keep our community clean. Rain date is Sunday, July 2. 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: At request of private property owners, this is an Alcohol-Free event. We appreciate your help in respecting this request. 

Tuesday, July 4th

  • Independence Day Parade - 10:00 am
    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!   Sponsored by Kiwanis Clubs. 

    The Parade starts on Barker Road and proceeds down Main Street ending at the Public Safety Building. 

    Click HERE for the Pre_Registration Form 

  • Root Beer Floats beginning at Noon while supplies last
    Enjoy the parade and then join us at the Community Center, 9101 Main St., as we celebrate the 4th of July with good, old-fashioned root beer floats!  We will begin serving at Noon after the parade until we run out!  Donations are appreciated.  Enjoy a favorite summertime treat and see what your Community Center has to offer!

  • Banana Split Eating Contest - 3:00 pm
    Contestants in four age groups (4-9, 10-14, 15-17, 18+) will devour banana splits for prizes in this tasty event. Enjoy a refreshing ice cream treat and cheer for your favorite banana split eater! Register at Dee's Place (734) 449-4707. (Cost - $2) Space is limited. 
  • Boat Parade of Lights - 10:00 pm
    Don't miss this beautiful parade of lighted boats. To enter, decorate your boat with festive lights and line up in front of Mac's Marina 9:45 pm (FREE). For more info, contact Sam at Mac's Marina (734) 449-4706