Annual fair set for this weekend

ALLEN PARK — The 28th annual Arts and Crafts Street Fair will be held this week.
The fair, which stretches along Allen Road between Southfield and Ecorse roads, will run from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and will feature food, entertainment and crafts.
The bands Step in Line and Fifty Amp Fuse will perform on Friday between 5 and 11 p.m.
From 3:15 to 11 p.m., Little Davy and the Diplomats and Liquid Six will perform, with the Festivities Committee-Scholarship Announcements held during the intermission. During both days of the fair, the band Americamanta will be performing periodically at the southeast corner of White and Allen.
A shuttle service to the fair will be available at the Allen Park municipal complex parking lot, 16850 Southfield.
For more information call (313) 928-1469 or go to
Also held during the fair weekend will be the 33rd annual Allen Park 8k Run, which starts at 9 a.m. Saturday at 7101 Park Ave.
Entry fees are $23 from today until Friday and $25 on race day.
For more information call (734) 282-1101 or e-mail