2020 Gratiot County Calendar of Events
April 11- St. Louis Downtown Easter Egg Walk – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
April 11- Masonic Pathways Community Easter Egg Hunt – 11 a.m. sharp
April 11- Easter Egg Hunt 11 a.m. (Woodland Park) Ithaca- CANCELLED
April 18- Alma Clean Up Day - tentative
April 26- I Love My City Cleanup Day in St. Louis
April 30- Gratiot Area Chamber of Commerce ATHENA Award Luncheon, Masonic Pathways, noon
May 1- Field of Honor Dedication, 2 p.m., Alma Elks Club
May 1- June 14- Field of Honor, Alma Elks
May 1- Spring Fling Golf Outing, Pine River Country Club, Alma
May 5 - October 13- Ithaca Farmers Market- Tues. 4 p.m.-7 p.m.
May 16- Alma Flower Planting Day - tentative
May 17- Dust Off Car Show, noon – 4 p.m., downtown Ithaca- CANCELLED
May 22, 23 & 24- Alma Highland Festival and Games – Alma College Campus
May 25- Memorial Day Service and Parade, 10 a.m., All Wars Memorial Courthouse Lawn, Ithaca- CANCELLED
May 25- Memorial Day Parade, Downtown St. Louis – 10 a.m.
May 25- Memorial Day Service, Ridgelawn Cemetery – Breckenridge – 12 p.m.
May 23 - October 31- Alma Farmer’s Market- Wed. & Sat. 7 a.m.-1 p.m., downtown Alma
June - October- St. Louis Farmers Market- Thurs. 2 p.m.-6 p.m.)
June - August- Gratiot County Players Showtime at The Strand and Summer Youth Workshop (gratiotcountyplayers.com)
June 4- Middle of the Mitten Community Golf Outing, Hidden Oaks Golf Course, St. Louis
June 12 & 13- Ashley Trading Days, Ashley
June 13- St. Louis Joe Scholtz Memorial Fishing Derby
June 14- Flag Day Event, Alma Elks
June 15- Flag Day Event, City Hall, St. Louis
June 13- Gratiot County Fair For Youth Golf Outing – The Fields Golf Course
July 4- Breckenridge fireworks, Breckenridge Area Action Committee
July 4- St. Louis Fourth of July Celebration, Fireworks
July 10 - 12- Gratiot Ag Expo, Ithaca Fairgrounds
July 16- Rural Urban Day at Gratiot County Fairgrounds, Alma (Advanced tickets required)
July 25 - August 1- Gratiot County Fair for Youth, Alma
August 1- GCFFY Super Kicker Rodeo & Fireworks, Gratiot County Fair for Youth Grounds, rodeo at 6 p.m. & fireworks at dusk
August 2- Bannister Czechoslovak Harvest Festival, Bannister
August 11- Breckenridge Bernie Siler Memorial Golf Outing
August 20- Old US-27 Car Cruise - Ithaca 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Alma 1:00-3:00 p.m., St. Louis 3:15-5:15 p.m.
August 21-23- Sumner Daze, Sumner
September 2 & 3- DALMAC Bicycle Riders, Alma
September 7- St. Louis Labor Day Bridge Walk – 8 a.m.
September 11- Ithaca Golf Outing – at The North Star Golf Course (more info to come)
September 11 & 12- Ithaca Fall Fest
September 12- Lucky McDuck Community Day, Alma
September 12- Cyclecross Bike Race, 2 p.m. –Bridge St., Alma – old airport behind transportation building
September 12- Party in Wright Park -formerly Party on State Street/Church of God Block Party 5:30 – 10 p.m.
September- Alma Fall Clean Up Day (TBD)
September 19- Agri-Fit Challenge Obstacle Course 5K – McNabb Park, Ithaca
September 25- St. Louis Homecoming
October- Fulton Homecoming (TBD)
October 2- Alma and Breckenridge Homecoming
October 9- Ithaca Homecoming
October 9- Ashley Homecoming (tentative)
October 10- Alma College Homecoming
October 22- Alma Fall Festival
October 29- Downtown St. Louis Halloween Trick or Treat
November 11- Veteran’s Day Service - Downtown St. Louis 11 a.m.
November 11- Veteran’s Day Service – Ithaca, All Wars Memorial Courthouse Lawn 11 a.m.
November 11- Masonic Pathway’s Veteran’s Day Salute
November 11- Veteran’s Day Service – 4 p.m. – American Legion Post 295 - Breckenridge
November 15- Buck Pole - Downtown Ithaca (more info to come)
November 14 - December 20- Village of Ashley Country Christmas – North Pole Express Train- CANCELLED
December 3- St. Louis Small Town Family Christmas and Lighted Parade
December 4- Hometown Christmas and Santa Parade, Ithaca- CANCLLED
December 7- Breckenridge Christmas in the Village
December 11- Come Home to Alma Holiday Celebration
December 12- 5th Annual Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk, Alma
December 20- Sunday – “2020 Love Lights” – MidMichigan Medical Center-Gratiot-Alma