Family Events Greater Rochester Heritage Days at Rochester Municipal Park Join in some family fun and celebrate the history, traditions and culture of Rochester in this annual festival that happens May 20-21, 2017. « Previous Next » Shelby Stewart • May 10, 2017 Add Comment Total: 4 2 0 0 2 0 0 Looking for a great way to spend Memorial Day weekend? Well look no further than the annual Greater Rochester Heritage Days at Rochester Municipal Park, which takes place May 20-21, 2017 – rain or shine. It’s fun for the whole family, complete with historical displays, lumberjack shows and a civil war encampment. Whether your family is filled with history lovers or not, this festival is the perfect way for kids to have fun while learning about one of metro Detroit’s most popular cities. Kids and grown-ups alike will get a kick out of the wide variety of activities and games including an arts and craft show, the Rochester Lions’ Car show, food and live musical entertainment. There’s even live animals and antique fire trucks on display for the little tykes. Event times are as follows: Saturday: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission to this event is free. See the Metro Parent calendar listing for more about the Greater Rochester Heritage Days at Rochester Municipal Park. This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated for 2017.