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City Approves Sturgis Fest Events
Friday May 12, 2017 7:21am
Sturgis, MI

By: Mike Stiles

Cathi Abbs and Bob Pranga speak to the Sturgis City Commission (photo courtesy of Mike Stiles/WBET News)

(STURGIS) – Sturgis City Commissioners unanimously approved providing assistance for the 2017 Sturgis Fest which will run from June 19-24.

During their meeting this week, the Commission heard a presentation from Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Cathy Abbs and from former Sturgis resident Bob Pranga, who has been instrumental in helping with this year's festival.

While there are many familiar events going on during Sturgis Fest, Abbs says there will be some new ones as well. ...... {LISTEN}.

Some of the traditional Sturgis Fest events that are back for 2017 include the Kick Off Dinner and honoring of the Citizens Of The Year; Family Night on Wednesday at Franks Park, Bike Night on Thursday in the downtown area and then Friday the Car Show and night time parade.

Pranga will be doing a special show Tuesday night. He says there is one comment he wants to hear when Sturgis Fest is over. ...... {LISTEN}.

Abbs says they are still trying to finalize a few events. Once everything has been confirmed, then a list of all the activities will be shared with the public.
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