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 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
The Flat Rock DDA and Flat Rock Our Hometown present 6 movies over two days at the Flat Rock Plaza (formally the K-Mart Plaza) Telegraph Road. The full feature movies include Madagascar, Back to the Future and Transformers on Friday and How to Train your Dragon, The LEGO Movie and Jurassic World on Saturday. The screens are full size digital screens so the movies can be seen even in the daylight (like the one used for the FR Graduation ceremony). There will also be food trucks available for your eating pleasure.
Since this is a SOCIALLY DISTANCED Drive -In, TICKETS MUST be purchased IN ADVANCE ONLINE Follow the link below. Ticket sales are limited for each movie
2:30 pm Madagascar
5:30 pm Back to the Future
8:30 pm Transformers
2:30 pm How to Train your Dragon
5:30 pm The LEGO Movie
8:30 pm Jurassic World
SEE YOU AT THE FLAT ROCK DRIVE-IN
Flat Rock Opened Two New Businesses in July. Bare Aesthetics has been a dream coming true for Chelsea Haupricht.
To learn more about her story Click Here.
The second business is For the Love Bakeshop & Café. It is a vibrant new bakery café is at the corner of Telegraph Rd and East Huron River Dr, next door to Bare Aesthetics. They are the latest on a growing list of eateries and small businesses revitalizing the downtown Flat Rock community.
For more information about For The Love Click Here.