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Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Time Event
9:00-6:00pm USS De Wert & USS Hurricane underway from Cleveland*
4:00-6:00 pm U.S. Navy Band Great Lakes Performance, GM Ren Cen Plaza Stage
4:30-6:30 USS De Wert, USS Hurricane/U.S. Brig Niagara/USCGCGC Katmai Bay arrive at Detroit Riverfront*
* Public can watch ships arrive, no tours on this day
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Time Event
7:30-5:00 Folds or Honor Hole in One Contest and Adaptive Golf Event
3:00-7:00 ESPN Ship Broadcast
Noon Detroit Welcome cremony, GM Ren Cen plaza Stage
Noon Ville de Québec frigate arrives, Canada
12:00-7:00pm U.S. Navy helicopter public viewing
11:00am-2:00pm GM Ren Cen, Navy Band Great Lakes Pop Music Group
4:00-6:00pm USMC Brass Band Concert
1:00-6:00pm Katmai Bay public tours
10:00am-6:00pm Military Festival including GM ride-and-drive, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) display (noon-6:00pm), Chevrolet Corvette Display, GM Ren Cen
3:00-7:00 De Wert public tours
11:00am-12:00pm U.S. Navy/USMC military band performances, GM Ren Cen plaza stage
12:00-7:00 U.S. Brig Niagara public tours
3:00-7:00 USS Hurricane public tours
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Time Event
9:00am-5:00pm Military Day at Greenfield Village. Active military enter for free and discount for veterans plus BP screenings by Oakwood Hospital (10:00am-2:00pm for screenings)
3:00-7:00pm ESPN Live Broadcast from Ship
11:00am-2:00pm,  Navy Band Great Lakes Pop Music Group, GM Ren Cen plaza stage
5:00-7:00pm Navy Band Great Lakes Show Band, GM Ren Cen plaza stage
10:00am-6:00pm Military Festival including GM ride-and-drive, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) display (noon-6:00pm), Chevrolet Corvette Display, GM Ren Cen
1:00-6:00pm Katmai Bay public tours
12:00-6:00pm De Wert public tours
12:00pm-3:00pm U.S. Brig Niagara open for public tours
12:00-7:00pm Helo General Public Viewing
12:00-6:00pm USS Hurricane public tours
6:00-8:30pm Navy Welcome Reception - U.S. Brig Niagara (private event)
Friday, September 7, 2012
Time Event
3:00-7:00pm ESPN live broadcast from Ship
10:00am-6:00pm Military Festival including GM ride-and-drive, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) display (noon-6:00pm), Chevrolet Corvette Display, GM Ren Cen
11:00am-1:45pm,  United States Marine Corps Ceremonial Band and Brass Band Concert, GM Ren Cen plaza stage
4:00-6:00pm Navy Band Great Lakes Show Band Concert, GM Ren Cen plaza Stage
10:45-11:00am, 1:45-2:00pm, 2:30pm U.S. Coast Guard Drill Team (Precision Rifle Displays)
12:00-4:00pm USS Hurricane public tours
1:00-6:00pm Katmai Bay public tours
12:00-7:00pm De Wert public tours
2:00-2:30pm US Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demo in front of GM Ren Cen on the Detroit River
6:00pm Hurricane Departs for Battle of Lake Erie
6:00-11:00pm Detroit Philharmonic Concert St. Claire Park
12:00-7:00pm U.S. Brig Niagara public tours
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Time Event
9:00am-2:00pm U.S. Navy/MWGA/USGA Junior Girls Mentoring Golf Lunch
10:00am-6:00pm Military Festival including GM ride-and-drive, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) display (noon-6:00pm), Chevrolet Corvette Display, GM Ren Cen
11:00-11:15am, 1:45-2:00pm, 2:30pm U.S. Coast Guard Drill Team (precision rifle display), GM Ren Cen area 
11:30-2:00pm U.S. Navy military band performance, GM Ren Cen plaza stage
12:00-3:00pm Red Wings Alumni Softball Game (Lake St. Claire Metropark)
12:00-4:00pm De Wert public tours
12:00-5:00pm Katmai Bay public tours
12:00-7:00pm U.S. Navy helicopter public viewing
1400-1430 USCG Search and Rescue Demo in front of GM Ren Cen
1430-1445 U.S. Coast Guard Search-and-rescue demonstration in front of GM Ren Cen on the Detroit River
6:00-7:30 Darryl Worley concert sponsored by GM Military Discount program
Closed (U.S. Brig Niagara closed for a private event)
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Time Event
10:00-4:00pm Chef Ahoy Cooking Competition 
0900-1700 Drill team (3x Precision Rifle Performances)
10:00am-TBD Military Festival including GM ride-and-drive, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) display (noon-6:00pm), Chevrolet Corvette Display, GM Ren Cen
11:00-11:15am, 2:00-2:15pm U.S. Coast Guard Drill Team (precision rifle display), GM Ren Cen area
noon Hurricane returns to Detroit
12:00-5:00pm Katmai Bay public tours
10:00am-4:00pm U.S. Brig Niagara public tours - Sponsored by Masco Corporation
12:00-7:00pm De Wert General Public Viewing
12:00-7:00pm Helo General Public Viewing
1:00pm Detroit Lions Game
Monday, September 10, 2012
Time Event
noon Ville de Québec frigate , Canada, departs
1:00pm Katmai Bay departs
1:00pm Hurricane departs
1:30pm De Wert  departs
1:30pm U.S. Brig Niagara departs
** All events/times are subject to change without notice. **

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