Help out local kids and their families in their battle against cancer and life beyond the disease by joining us at the vineyard to drum, dance. eat, drink and enjoy the beauty of the vineyards. Drummers, Musicians, Dancers, Hula Hoopers and Spinners are all welcome. Kids of ALL Sizes can join in our drum circle celebration for the official beginning of summer on the Summer Solstice at Mackinaw Valley Vineyard.
There will be some drums available for participants to use and people are encouraged to bring their own drums and percussion instruments to join in the drumming. So dust off your hula hoops, capes, tambourines, fairy wings and other fun props to dance with in the circle, have fun and help our local kids. Of course you can just sit back and enjoy watching the circle too!
Once the sun has set the band Coco Loco, known for their Jimmy Buffett style island flair, will continue with great dance music until 11pm. EVENT HELD RAIN OR SHINE
To Buy Tickets and make a donation to the Heller Center go to the bottom of this page.
Schedule for the evening
Arrival suggested 530-7pm
630-7pm, sharing of drums and some instruction by facilitator and drummer Natasha Greene* some drums will be available to borrow during the circle time, first come first serve or bring your own!
7-830pm -Drum circle will begin about 7pm and drumming continues until sunset at about 8:30pm
The band Coco Loco will play from 845-11pm after the circle is over.
DURING THE NIGHT
*Costume contests for kids , big and small!
*Face painting and sidewalk chalk drawing areas
*Drum making station for the kids Help Kids and their families for life beyond cancer
Get your e-tickets today or make a donation! You can also pay when entering that night.