Terrific Last Day Ahead for the Traverse City 2010 National Cherry Festival

The last day of the 2010 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City begins with the Meijer Festival of Races and doesn't stop from there. The Million Dollar Hole-in-One Final Shoot Out and The Golden Mile all lead up to the Cherry Royale Parade which starts at 11:00 a.m.

There's an ice cream social from 3-5 pm and finals in the Ultimate Air Dog (3-7 pm) and Cherry Pit Spitting (5-6:30) contests leading into a terrific last night for the National Cherry Festival. The Global Wine Pavilion is open from 5-10 pm. "Think Floyd" takes the stage from 6-11 pm. Recognized as, "The American Pink Floyd Show," the band performs all of Pink Floyd's classic hits from legendary albums such as The Wall, Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and Meddle either individual songs or the Entire album at a time, combining the music with an impressive lighting and stage show. Think Floyd is still on stage with the Festival Fireworks over West Grand Traverse Bay take the skies. This is always a really impressive fireworks show.

Here's the complete line-up for the last day of what has been a spectacular 2010 National Cherry Festival.

7:45 am: Meijer Festival of Races

9 am: Million Dollar Hole In One Final Shoot Out

9:30 am – 10:30 am: Golden Mile

10 am – 1 pm: Clinch Park Marina Train    

10 am – 11 pm: Festival Open Space Park    

10 am – 11 pm: Festival Souvenir Tent    

10 am: Kids' Festival Matinee    

11 am – 11 pm: Arnold Amusements Midway    

11 am – 3 pm: Ultimate Air Dogs    

11:15 am: DTE Energy Cherry Royale Parade    

12 pm – 11 pm: Beer Tent    

1 pm – 8 pm: Bingo   

2 pm – 4 pm: Cherry Idol Finals    

3 pm – 5 pm: Country Fresh Ice Cream Social    

3 pm – 5 pm: Semi-Finalists Drawing for 2010 Big Win Pin Program Prizes    

3 pm – 7 pm: Ultimate Air Dogs – Finals    

5 pm – 10 pm: Global Wine Pavilion    

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Cherry Pit Spit Final Contest    

6 pm – 11 pm: Bay Side Music Stage – THINK Floyd USA   

7 pm: 2010 Big Win Pin Program Final Drawing    

9 pm: Flight Deck – Festival Fireworks Finale Special Seating    

10:30 pm: Festival Fireworks Finale Over West Grand Traverse Bay    

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