33rd Annual Festival at St. Joseph Church.
July 20-22. This festival that features games, kids activities, food, and live music kicks off July 20 with “Broadway Yesterday and Today” (see listing) and “Teen Nite Café” (6-10 p.m., $5, kids age 13 & up) with pizza, a Rock Band competition, inflatables, and door prizes. July 21: a classic car show (noon-3:30 p.m.), performance by the St. Joseph Choir (noon-1 p.m.), Frank Sinatra tribute singer Frank Modafferi (1-2 p.m.), an educational “Wild Life Safari” exotic animal display (2-5 p.m.), a caricaturist (3-5 p.m.), Ann Arbor R&B dance band Men in Black (3-5 p.m.), a 5-km cross country race (6:30 p.m.), and the Sun Messengers (7-10:30 p.m.), a popular, versatile 10-piece ensemble from Detroit that plays everything from Latin and African dance music to blues and rock. July 22: Colors the Clown and a petting zoo (1-3 p.m.), a photo booth (1-4 p.m.), an ice cream eating contest (2 p.m.), local Beatles tribute band Toppermost (2:30-5:30 p.m.), and a raffle drawing (6 p.m.).
6-10 p.m. (July 20), noon–10:30 p.m. (July 21) & noon-6 p.m. (July 22), St. Joseph Catholic Church grounds, Mast at Territorial, Dexter. Free admission. 426–8483.