August 25, 26 and 27, 2017
Friday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am- 10:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am-6:00 pm
No minors will be admitted without an adult during all times of the Festival.
Your support and donations have helped keep Ypsilanti’s Community Festival FREE and fun for more than 35 years!
It takes the work of people from all over the community to make our Festival awesome. To find out how you, your community group, or business can bring our free community festival to life. We’re always looking for volunteers, community partners, and event sponsors to help us present the best Ypsilanti has to offer!
Schedule of Activities
This year marks the Ypsilanti Heritage Festival’s 39th Annual Gala. We will be celebrating on Friday, August 18th at the Ypsilanti Freight House from 6-9 pm. There will be live entertainment as well as art work to be displayed. McShane’s of Ypsilanti is catering the event and a cash bar will be available.
Tickets are $45 per person – space is limited.
This is a semi-formal event.
Beer and Wine can be purchased inside the Main Tent using drink tickets. We have two ticket types, Premium Beer/Wine ($5) and Miller Lite($4). Tickets can be purchased at the gate outside the Main Tent or you can PURCHASE NOW and pick them up at will-call. Just click the green Tickets button.
***ALL SALES FINAL, NO REFUNDS***
Premium Beer provided by Ypsi Ale House – $5.00
Wine – Both red and white – $5.00
Miller Lite – provided by O&W – $4.00
Purchase Tickets Now!
Please enjoy our roaming band of performers including:
Balloon Animal Artists
Come watch and listen to La Trinity reggae Calypso Band Friday afternoon at the Dock Stage.
First United Methodist Church Italian Dinner:
All expenses are paid, so every dollar of ticket sales goes to local charities:
Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides are provided by Real Adventure Balloons (www.raballoons.com), and sponsored By Amerigas Distributors, Budget Towing, and The Ann Arbor Marriott at Ypsilanti. They will be flying Friday And Saturday evenings from approximately 6 PM to sunset as weather permits, and Saturday and Sunday mornings from 6 AM to 8-9 AM as weather permits. Cost TBD.
RIVER STAGE – Friday, August 25th
7:00pm -FERAL GROUND
8:30pm -JERAMIE DEAN YATES BAND
RIVER STAGE – Saturday, August 26th
1:00pm -IGNITE WORSHIP.
2:30pm – VIRAL.
4:00pm – HONEY MONSOON.
5:30pm – RESISTANCE.
8:30pm – PARTI.
Sponsored By Katrina Robinson Photography – Official Event Photographer, YpsiArborMusic.Com – Sound Equipment and Technical Support, Tony Robinson, G Whiz Willibey, and the Maidstone Theater – Sound Engineering.
- YpsiArborMusic.Com – Sound Equipment and Technical Support
- Tony Robinson, G Whiz Willibey, and the Maidstone Theater – Sound Engineering