Feature story written by Shayla Viterllo-Hopper, Flat Rock Our Hometown
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO!
The Flat Rock Community Center, recreation area, is NOW OPEN with updated rules and procedures for your safety.
- You Must – Mask up
- You will take a quick – Health screening
- Your account will be Updated upon entry
They ask you to be patient as they to go through these extra steps to keep everyone safe.
The current hours are M, W, F 6 am-11:30 am & 3:30 pm-8 pm.
NOTE: the pool will close a half hour before the building (11 am & 7:30 pm).
The recreation department will have extra staff ready to help where needed. They are looking forward to seeing everyone again!
They also have a new and improved website that will keep you up to date and changing programing. Click here for their site.
The Cruzin’ Flat Rock Car and Truck Show cruise route starts at HuRoc Park on Arsenal Road. To participate in the cruise you MUST be registered at the car and truck show. The route will move east down E. Huron River Road to Garden Boulevard. Once on Garden Blvd, turn right to eastbound Gibraltar Road. Travel down Gibraltar to the Gateway traffic signal and turn right. Gateway circles around back to Gibraltar. Turn left to westbound Gibraltar Road back to Telegraph Road. Turn right to northbound Telegraph (US24). The cruise ends at the city limits.
Observers can park at places like the City Hall Lot or any other lawful lot along the route.
Drivers MUST obey all traffic signs, signals and laws throughout the short cruise.
Arsenal Road from West Huron River to Atwater Road will be closed this Saturday September 12, 2020 for the PSCU “Cruzin’ Flat Rock Car and Truck Show”. Arsenal Road will be closed from 6 AM to 4 PM.
Visitors to the show can park on Gibraltar Road, Huron River Road and Atwater on both sides of Telegraph.
We would like to thank Jeff Frost from Frost and Remer Insurance and Doris LaBeau from Re/Max Master for the temporary use of their lots during this event.
The Flat Rock DDA along with Flat Rock Our Hometown and the Community Foundation is presenting the 2020 Cruzin’ Flat Car and Truck Show.
The PSCU Cruzin’ Flat Rock Car and Truck Show “COVID 2020 Edition” is ON for this Saturday, September 12, 2020.
Registration fee is FREE on site.
The show runs from 10AM ends at 2PM with a special addition this year of a cruise down Gibraltar Road.to show off your Classic Cars to the folks in Flat Rock. The small one loop cruise starts at 2 PM at HuRoc Park. You must register your car at the show to ride in the cruise. Click here to see route.
Registration for the show and cruise starts at 9AM
This year’s entry point will once again be at Arsenal and West Huron River Roads near HuRoc Park.
Visitors to the show can park on Atwater, East Huron River and Gibraltar Roads.
The show will feature only one trophy, this year, the “Chairman’s Choice Award”.
There will be music with a DJ, Stay Cold Entertainment, starting at 10 AM and a live performance by local singer Courtney Lynn at 11 AM. There will also be Door prizes, including a gift card from Flat Rock Auto donated by Key Bank along with 10 FREE car washes from Cobra Car Wash in Flat Rock, tools from the Flat Rock Do-It-Center and wash bucket kits from the local auto parts places. You can get into the drawing by registering on site when you come in.
The “COVID Edition” Entry includes a free T-Shirt to former trophy winners when displaying your trophies.
There will also be carnival style food trucks for those who want purchase a snack to eat. Or you can walk to some of our great local restaurants like Atwater Street Taco. Atwater Taco is offering a discount by just showing your completed and signed registration form.
Cruzin’ Flat Rock T-Shirts will be available for only $5 for most sizes.
We will be following the Social Distancing Rules.
The registration forms are available here or at area your small business shops.
We want to thank Public Service Credit Union for being our Title Sponsor.
Click Here for the Printable Registration Form