Events

THINGS ARE HAPPENING ON PIQUETTE ST!

Save the Date 2018

Super Roll (Woodward Dream Cruise Kickoff): Saturday, August 18
Start your engines with donuts and coffee, then join us as we roll up to the Woodward Dream Cruise with a police escort. Free admission all day long courtesy of Motor City Muscle.

Model T Birthday Celebration: Sunday, September 23
Celebrate the birth of the Model T with free Model T rides and treats! All Ford vehicles, Dodge, Brush, Packard, Studebaker, Cadillac, and Wayne through 1947 welcome.

 

FALL EVENTS

Ghosts of Piquette Tours: October 27 & 28
Hear fascinating stories told by the characters that once worked at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant.

Speakers That Will Pique Your Interest: September 6, October 11, & November 8 

This three part speaker series is an opportunity to share information about topics that are not normally covered during public tours. Series include:

  • September 6: “Stories from the Men that Made Henry Famous”
  • October 11: “Crossing the Northern Boarder: Undocumented Immigrants in the Motor City”
  • November 8: “Boom Town: Detroit in the Roaring ’20s”

Veterans Day: November 11
Free admission for current and retired military service members and their families.

Holiday Open House: December 8
Celebrate the holiday season with hot cocoa, cookies and shopping in the Jerry & Dorene Hammes Museum Store.