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Celebrate Independence Day at the
Annual 4th of July Festival
in Dorr, Michigan
3 days of family-oriented fun
2017 Schedule Work in Process

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Proceeds from Celebration go to
Dorr youth sports programs & events
in the Dorr community.


We're planning a flyover by the Hooligans WWII Flight Team.
In the works, we have a Lip-Sync Contest for July 4 afternoon.
We'll have a Bingo Tent, thanks to Dorr Parks Comm.

5k Run - Sorry, no volunteers came forward to help, so not happening.
See how that works? The Dorr 4th celebration only
happens because of dedicated volunteers working behind the scenes.


Sunday, July 2, 2017

• Food Booths

All @ Dorr's South Park
Bring a lawn-chair and enjoy the day


July 2, 10:30am
Community Worship Service
Dorr South Park
CrossWind Community Church
Bring your lawn-chairs or blankets
and enjoy this music-filled service


July 2, Sunday Noon
Classic Car / Truck Show
Dorr South Park
July 3, 9am - Noon Registration
$10 for preregister (contact CrossWind Church )
$15 for registration on day of show
2:30 - Prizes Awarded


July 2, Noon
Tractor Pull
12pm - Weigh in at noon, pull at 1pm
Not at park -
location 1.5 mile NW of park:
Foxfire Pullers 2245 144th Ave
*Not associated with Dorr 4th Celebration


Monday, July 3, 2017

• Food Booths @ Dorr's South Park


July 3 - Community Flea Market

Outdoors at Dorr South Park
No advance vendor registration necessary.

July 3, 10:30pm
Light Up the Sky

Sky Lantern launch

Our Lanterns are Eco-Friendly, with no metal wires. All bamboo frame..

Lanterns can be bought in advance at
United Bank, Dick's Market, & Chemical Bank
3 for $10, proceeds go toward our Fireworks Display


Tuesday, July 4, 2017

July 4, 7am - 10am
Community Breakfast

at Dorr Christian Reformed Church
Proceeds to benefit Youth Group Mission trip


July 4, 10:30am
4th of July Parade


Line begins at the American Legion Hall at 9:00 am or earlier.
Parade viewing areas on 18th St & 142nd Ave, continuing past the parks.

Non-business parade entrant simply has to show up
at the Legion line-up area on time to participate.

Business Fees $50 day of the parade, $40 pre-register
DBA members free. Non-profits are free, but must register.
Busineses register at Dorr Township Hall
(corner of 18th St & 142nd Ave)
Or mail this printable form with your fee
Call Township hall for more info (616) 681-9874


Fly-Over by historic WWII Fighter Planes

To honor our Veterans.


4th of July Following the Parade:
All @ Dorr's South Park

• Inflatable Fun for Kids
• Food Booths


∞ Famous Ox Roast


KofC Chicken Bar-B-Q


Bingo Tent

@ Dorr's South Park after noon on July 4
BINGO -
Sponsored by Dorr Parks Commission

4th of July Onstage Music
@ Dorr's South Park Stage
Bring lawn-chairs and blankets
• July 4, Lunchtime Live Music

Noon - KaR Tunes

Acoustic guitar folk and rock classics.

1pm - Johnny Cash Tribute

Cal Klokkert


2pm - Lip Sync Contest

Pre-register for Lip Sync contest at
Dick's Market or United Bank
or just show up for CASH PRIZES!
$100 first place, $50 second place

All Afternoon
Frisbees and Music for lunch time fun

Catch a "Dorr July 4th" Frisbee from the stage!
We'll be tossing out
Free Frisbees in between songs.


July 4, 4pm to 6pm
Dick's Market Bratwurst

Dorr's own award-winning Brats freshly-grilled for dinner.

July 4, 8:00pm
Tricks Classic Rock Concert


By popular demand, Dorr's favorite sons return to share
their lively, fun, and dance-worthy Classic Rock Show.

July 4, Dusk (10:15pm)
4th of July Fireworks
Bring lawn-chairs and blankets

Starts at dusk - Our best Fireworks show yet
Thanks to our sponsors

Thanks to our
2017 Sponsors





United Bank
1796 142nd Ave,
Dorr, MI 49323
(616) 681-9927


Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors!

Chemical Bank
1604 142nd St,
Dorr, MI 49323
(616) 588-3804

Dorr Truck Sales
Huizinga Rebuilding
1311 – 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 877-5555


Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors!


Centershot Gun Range
2638 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 371-7468

Devries Tax Service
4141 Sandy Dr.
Dorr, MI
(616) 681-2176


Dick's Market
1623 18th St,
Dorr, MI 49323
(616) 681-9521

Kenowa Auto Supply
1815 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 681-7278

Lameyer Plumbing
1411 142nd Ave,
Dorr, MI 49323
(616) 877-4665


Miller Electric
2614 142nd Ave
Dorr, MI
(616) 896-7453

MyTown Ace Hardware
1614 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 359-9300


New Sponsor in town:
Tool-N-Die Inc.
4259 Door Commerce Dr
Wayland, MI 49348
(616) 318-6183


Wayland Hotel
104 S Main St,
Wayland, MI 49348
(269) 792-2963


Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors!


5 Lakes Brewery
1638 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 359-9555


Coloniel Kitchen
1825 142nd Ave.
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 681-2417


Dorr Standard
1831 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 681-9136


Hilliards Corner Lounge
3508 18th St,
Wayland, MI 49348
(269) 793-3130


Niemczyk Brothers
Construction


Short Stop Party Store
1730 142nd Ave
Dorr MI 49323
(616) 681-9721


Sparta Sheet Metal
2200 Bristol Ave NW,
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(616) 784-9035
No dogs or bikes in the park
July 4th Celebration made possible by Dorr Township Lions

Special thanks to Farmer’s Disposal ("keepin it local" 616-681-2799).


Photos from July 4th 2015 | from Tom Pratt