Each year on Memorial Day, the St. Louis V.F.W. Post #3055 sponsors a parade through town.
Line up is at the St. Louis High School at 9:30 a.m. on Monday May 30, 2022. The parade starts at 10:00 a.m. with ceremonies on the Mill Street Bridge and at the Oak Grove Cemetery. A community lunch immediately follows the parade at the St. Louis VFW Post #3055, 1295 W. Monroe Road (M-46).
Organizations, churches, youth groups, old cars, tractors, and anyone wishing to be in the parade is encouraged to join.
The Middle of the Mitten Community Golf Outing has gone on for 24 years ! One of the main fundraisers supporting St. Louis community events, the outing is held this year on Thursday, June 2, 2022 at the beautiful Hidden Oaks Golf Course in St. Louis.
Look for more information on the golf outing and how to register closer to the date of the event.
While St. Louis traditionally celebrates Independence Day on the first Saturday of July, in 2022 the date for the celebration will be Saturday July 16th in order to ensure the availability of fireworks and crew.
The City of St. Louis and the Gratiot Area Chamber/St. Louis Middle of the Mitten Association sponsor the fireworks each year.
St. Louis High School’s Homecoming celebration is an annual event that is exciting for our citizens and visitors alike. Highlighted by a large parade on Friday night, followed by a home football game, it is another small-town tradition. A high school dance Saturday night after a week of events at the school finishes off the festivities.
The 2022 Homecoming will be Friday, September 30th. Closer to the date of the event, contact the high school office for more details at (989) 681-2500 or check out their website. The Homecoming Parade is at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, followed by a 7 p.m. varsity football game.
St. Louis kicks off the holiday season with its Small Town Family Christmas parade on the first Thursday in December. The parade begins at the intersection of Mill and North Street and concludes near the high school. A reception with Santa and Mrs. Claus begins after the parade.