Things to Do in Saline This Weekend

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 08/05/2016 - 00:55

The first week of August has arrived. Despite the sweltering heat, the calendar tells us that Summer won't be here much longer. So get out and about and enjoy it.

Here's how you can enjoy the weekend in Saline this weekend.

Ann Arbor Latin Festival

What:The festival is one of Michigan's Hispanic/Latino events, offering traditional contemporary Latin American culture through the presentation of the performing and visual arts and authentic cuisine.
When: Saturday and Sunday, 
Where: Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Saline Ann Arbor Road
Cost: $10 for guests 12 and over.

Salt Springs Brewery Anniversary Biergarten Party

What: Celebrate the first anniversary of Salt Springs Brewery, Saline's first brewery (in the 21st Century, anyway).. The event takes place in the biergarten. Live music by The Pajamas. Guests receive a 13-oz Belgian anniverary glass, four drink tickets and a delicious buffet meal.
When: Saturday from 7 to 10.
Where: 117 S. Ann Arbor St.
Cost: $40

Saline Farmers Market

What: Peaches. Cherries. What's in season at the Saline Farmers Market? Come to downtown Saline Saturday morning to find out.
When: Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Parking lot on South Ann Arbor Street.
Cost: Free admission.

Yoga in the Park

What: Have you always wanted to try yoga?  Maybe you already love yoga and want to add another session to your routine?  Saline Parks & Recreation is offering free yoga classes, 8 – 9 a.m. every Saturday this summer.  Certified yoga instructors Liz Knight and Anna Deevers, believe practicing yoga outdoors in the park will intensify the physical and mental benefits of yoga.
When: Saturday from 8 to 9 a.m.
Where: Henne Field, 198 E Bennett St
Cost: Free. Mats are furnished if you don't have one.

Rentschler Farm Museum

What: Tour the farm house and the barns to see what farm life was like in the 1930s. Walk the gardens and visit the animals.
When: Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Rentschler Farm Museum, 1265 E. Michigan Ave.
Cost: Free. The Saline Area Historical Society will accept donations.

Live Music At Brewed Awakenings

What: Check out the music of Gus Tasker on Saturday night, August 6th.  He plays the acoustic guitar artist and is a songwriter.  The genre he performs is Folk.
When: 6:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Brewed Awakenings Cafe (Michigan Avenue and State Street).
Cost: Free admission



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