2011 Ypsilanti Heritage Festival

. January 30, 2013.

For 33 years the community has celebrated the rich cultural heritage of Ypsilanti at this family-friendly festival. This year the festival honors the people of the Yankee Air Museum, for their hard work in preserving and restoring historic aircraft. The three-day event will include many longtime activities like the Riverside Beer Garden, gaming, Kerr’s Grove, Historic Home Tour and the Children’s Village. There will also be live entertainment throughout the weekend including YpsiFest Idol and over 100 artisans with their goods. And don’t miss the annual parade through historic downtown Saturday, 10am.

For full schedule go online. Fri., 12-8pm;Sat., 10am-8pm;Sun., 11am-6pm. Free. Riverside Park, Depot Town, Frog Island & Downtown Ypsilanti. 734-483-6071. www.ypsilantiheritagefestival.com