May 31, 2014. Neighborhood pride events. Street festival on W Nine Mile Rd, events and activities throughout the week. Ferndale Chamber's 5k rainbow run and 2k Fun Run, Rosie O' Grady's Sun morning drag show, parties at Ferndale's bars and clubs plus food and shopping. Event attracts 10,000 to 15,000 participants yearly; join the fun, show your LGBTQA pride and love.
June 7-8, 2014, annual festival & parade in Hart Plaza in downtown Motor City, with parade, riverside festival, beer garden, picnic, and more. See more info at their website.
July 13, 2014, annual picnic 10am-8pm at Salt River Park. Music, entertainment, BBQs & grills welcome, top DJs, food vendors, or BYO food & drinks, shows, dancers, games. See website for more on 2014 event plans:
August 23, 2014. Commitment Ceremony - group-style commitment ceremony. Capitol Rally, annual Pride Parade and Pride Festival. The March to the Capitol steps typically begins at 1PM and leave from the Adado Riverfront Park. See website for updates.
September 19-21, 2014. Host hotel Dunes Resort, 333 Blue Star Highway, Douglas, MI. FRI: Kinky Buffet, Judges/ Contestant Introductions. SAT: Pool Cookout, Mr Michigan Leather XVIII leather contest, cocktail parties, vendor mart both days, workshops, Victory Party + afterhours. SUN: Country-Western T-dance.
October 10-12, 2014 Official theme for the 29th annual MIC bowling tournament: Super Heroes and Villains 2014. Bowling tournament at The Super Bowl, 45100 Ford Rd, Canton, MI. Events include West side Bar Crawl and club nights. Host hotel: The Novi Sheraton, 21111 Haggerty Rd, Novi, MI.