Festival in Northville set for this weekend

NORTHVILLE – The National Trails Day Festival will be coming to Northville’s Waterfront Park this weekend.

The festival, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, will mark the 90th anniversary of the Northville-Placid Trail and the new starting point at Northville’s Waterfront Park, a news release said.

With a new offroad portion of the trail opening, a ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held Saturday at 3:30 p.m., introducing the Northville-Placid Trail’s new archway and Kiosk that will mark the official starting point of the trail.

The free event will run Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event will include food, exhibits, music and more, the release said.