Richmond cancels "Good Old Days Festival" for first time since 1964

Posted at 11:46 AM, Jun 22, 2020

RICHMOND, Mich. (WXYZ) — The City of Richmond announced on Monday it was canceling the Good Old Days Festival, the first time it won't be held since 1964.

The festival is one of the last of the summer, taking place the weekend after Labor Day in northern Macomb County.

It features a carnival, demolition derby races, a parade and much more.

"Plans are already underway for 2021’s festival, and we know that our community, our local businesses, and our volunteers will be as supportive as they always have been," the festival said on Facebook.