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Ragtime Extravaganza

River Raisin Ragtime Revue’s 12th Annual Event – Saturday, July 6, 2024

River Raisin Ragtime Revue’s Ragtime Extravaganza festival returns to the PlaneWave Campus in Adrian, Michigan for this year’s Fourth of July weekend and includes a day of live music and family events capped off with a community fireworks display. The event will be held Saturday, July 6 and run from 2:00 pm until the fireworks at dark.

Ragtime Extravaganza is a collaboration among the PlaneWave Instruments campus partners and other community non-profits and businesses, like the Adrian Center for the Arts and Above Pete’s Garage.

The Hive Project

Free Fun Events for the Entire Family

This year’s Extravaganza features local, regional, and national talent. Bands include the Adrian City Band under the direction of Brian Gorski; the local Tejano ensemble Los Hermanos; Miss Maybell and Charlie Judkins, a ragtime and early jazz duo from New York City; and the River Raisin Ragtime Revue orchestra.

Miss Maybell and Charlie Judkins
Los Hermanos

This free family festival also features a children’s magic show, an instrument petting zoo, children’s face-painting, games, and a bounce house. Local artists will offer creations for sale. A variety of festival food trucks and craft beer will be offered.

Family Activities:

  • Children’s Magic Show
  • Art Exhibits, Activities & Vendors
  • PlaneWave Science Tours
  • Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
  • Children’s Games
  • Face Painting
  • Food
  • Raffle
Gordon The Magician
Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

2024 Ragtime Extravaganza Sponsors

An event like this would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors, including our event host, PlaneWave Instruments. We appreciate ALL levels of sponsorship, and a pdf outlining sponsor packages is available at the bottom of this page.

Gold Sponsors

Raffle Sponsor

Individual Contributors

  • William & Verna Hayes
  • Idalí Feliciano
  • Cathy J. Turner
  • William & Diane Pemberton
  • Kirk & Lisa Maki
  • Martin’s Home Center
  • Brazeway
  • Laura Wyman dba Wyman Video

Silver Sponsors

Garth Taylor & The School of American Music

Media Sponsors

Fireworks Display

The event is capped off by grand finale fireworks displayed over the beautiful PlaneWave campus.

Event Summary

Saturday, July 6, 2024

2:00 pm until the fireworks at dark

PlaneWave Instruments Arts and Science campus, 1375 N. Main St. Adrian