GET READY FOR A FULL WEEK OF NATIONAL CHERRY FESTIVAL FUN WITH 106 KHQ!
THE GREAT AMERICAN PICNIC - FRIDAY, JULY 4TH 12:30PM
Enjoy this family picnic celebration on the 4th of July with a catered lunch, games, prizes and a blue angels show! get your tickets today! Just click here.
TEEN MOVIE NIGHT AT THE STATE THEATRE - WEDNESDAY JULY 9TH AT 7PM
Join us for the ninth annual Teen Movie Night. This year, we're showing The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the movie begins at 7:00 p.m. More info here.
TEEN BEACH VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT - THURSDAY JULY 10TH AT 9AM
Taking place on the shores of West Grand Traverse Bay.Teams are limited to six members. There are two divisions ages 12-15 and 16-19 Players under 18 will need a parent signature. All registration forms are due by Wednesday, July 9th by 5pm. Get your application here.
ULTIMATE AIR DOGS - THURSDAY JULY 10TH THRU SATURDAY JULY 12TH!
The annual National Cherry Festival Ultimate Air Dogs competition is always a huge success, featuring nearly a hundred dog athletes and their proud owner-trainers competing for advancement in the regional competition. Pre-registration is required, and can be done by clicking here.
CHERRY IDOL AUDITIONS AND FINALE - FRIDAY AND SATURDAY JULY 11TH AND 12TH
Join us for the 6th annual Cherry Idol Competition! It's broken into age groups, Adults (18 and up), Young Adult (15-17), Teen (12-14), and Youth (8-11). All entrants will be required to sing a song of their choice without any backing music for the preliminary auditions. If chosen as a finalist, competitors must be prepared to sing a different song of their choice. The final song will be sung to background music. Pre-registration is required. Event runs from 10am-4pm. Download registration sheet here.
DTE ENERGY CHERRY ROYALE PARADE - SATURDAY JULY 10TH
Join us in kicking off the 87th National Cherry Festival final day with the DTE Energy Cherry Royale Parade! Enjoy royalty, marching bands, Prince and Princess floats, clowns, specialty entries and much more! Wheelchair access on the corner of 6th and Union Street. LOOK FOR THE WHOLE KHQ CREW kids safety team!
Also look for Fish broadcasting live Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoon from the Open Space!