North Gratiot Cruise Gears Up for Sunday

Map your route for the Sunday event in Chesterfield Township.

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A parade of classic cars is expected to leave the plaza, kicking off the cruise noon to 6 p.m. Sunday from Hall to 23 Mile on Gratiot. The headquarters for the event is inside the former Kmart parking lot on Gratiot south of 23 Mile, where a band is expected to perform.

"We hope to continue this on a year-to-year basis," Township Treasurer Linda Hartman said earlier this week. "We hope to see a lot of people there."

Organizers aim to get about 20,000 attendees and roughly $30,000 in proceeds. to go toward to support the K-9 unit and the Macomb County Sheriffs Office K-9 unit. The cruise due to lack of sponsorships and manpower to run the event.

For more information, visit the cruise's website. Upload your car photos to this article.

Christy Arboscello August 23, 2012 at 03:48 PM
Please upload photos of your cruise car to this article and let us know what makes it special.
Tavares Oliver August 26, 2012 at 07:38 PM
There needs to be an understanding among cruisers that they remain in the far right lane while cruising. City police need to take a more aggressive approach to prevent offending other residents and drivers who use Gratiot.
Tracy August 27, 2012 at 12:31 PM
There are several articles about the North Gratiot Cruise (this is a good thing). Is it possible to consolidate the pictures? Thanks


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