Rockin' The Shores
Rockin' the Shores Beer & Music Festival presented by Roy O'Brien Ford, Inc. will be taking place at 9 Mile Road & Mack Avenue in beautiful downtown St. Clair Shores on Saturday, Sept 17, 2016.
Hundreds of bicyclists are expected to kick off the event with a 7-8 mile bicycle ride to benefit Kids Without Cancer. The Nautical Ride to Rockin the Shores will start at 11:00 a.m. Participants who pre-register will receive a ticket to the festival, a limited edition t-shirt, and 15 beer sampling tickets.
Starting at 1:00 p.m. Atwater Brewery will host a celebratory Oktoberfest style tapping of the keg. There will be a variety of craft beer, including specialty brews just for the event, from Atwater Brewery and St. Clair Shores local favorite Baffin Brewing Company. The event will feature some of Michigans finest bands. Kicking off music on the main stage at 3:30pm is the incredible Stone Clover, a Detroit favorite Irish Rock n' Roll band, The Muggs, an internationally renown American blues rock band from Detroit, singer/songwriter Brian Vander Ark from THE VERVE PIPE best known for his hits, The Freshman and Photograph and Detroits legendary home brewed rockers, SPONGE, known for their top 10 hits Plowed, Molly (16 Candles Down the Drain) and Have you Seen Mary? will headline the event.
SPONGE featuring proud St. Clair Shores resident Vinnie Dombroski (vocals), Billy Adams (drums), Tim Patalan (bass), Kyle Neely and Andy Patalan (guitar). The band recently released the bands eighth studio record The Beer Sessions. The first 300 people to buy tickets to the event will receive a FREE Beer Sessions CD. The night of the festival, the band will be recording a brand new live cd to be named Rockin the Shores LIVE.
In addition to great music and beer, there will be a variety of food from local business and MotorCity Casino Hotel's High Octane Food Truck. Guests will also get to participating in games and shop in the beer vender village. A portion of the evenings proceeds will benefit Kids Without Cancer.
Rockin the Shores is located at 22201 Nine Mile Road, St. Clair Shores, MI 48080
ABOUT KIDS WITHOUT CANCER:
Founded as Leukemia, Research, Life (LRL) in 1981 and renamed Kids Without Cancer in 2011, this remarkable organization has, for thirty years, been raising money to fund the pediatric cancer research being done at Childrens Hospital of Michigan and its affiliates Wayne State University and the Karmanos Cancer Institute. In fact, this organization is proud to be the largest contributor of funds to pediatric cancer research at Childrens Hospital of all charities solely dedicated to funding cancer research.
Roy O'Brien Ford (View)
22201 East 9 Mile Rd.
Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|