“Summer Kickoff” festival to be held at Grand Lake St. Marys

Staff report

ST. MARYS — The Lake Improvement Association will host the second annual Summer Kickoff festival from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18, near the Villa Nova shelter house on the northeast side of Grand Lake St. Marys. The event is free to the public, with all proceeds going toward the improvement of Grand Lake St. Marys.

Mustang Sally will headline the event with an award-winning show that combines country and rock tunes with audience interaction for can’t-miss entertainment. Sundown will open for Mustang Sally.

In addition to live music, Summer Kickoff 2016 will feature:

• Color Run 5K Run/Walk (registration deadline to receive a free tee shirt is June 8), part of the Grand Lake Health System Road to Fitness Challenge

• Cornhole Tournament ($500 grand prize)

• Beer Pong Tournament ($500 grand prize)

• Car Cruise-In

• Fun kids’ games, favorite characters, pony rides and a video game arcade

• 50 plus vendors

• Food and beverage concessions

• Boater’s Beach at First Beach (come by land or by sea)

• DJs

Learn more at http://www.lakeimprovement.com/summer-kickoff-2016.

Staff report