In brief

12th Annual Our Lady of Lebanon Mid-East Festival

FLINT — The Mid-East Festival and Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church host their 12th Annual Festival July 19-21 (Friday: Noon-Midnight, Saturday: Noon-Midnight, Sunday: Noon- 6 p.m.) at Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church, 4133 Calkins Rd., Enjoy fresh Middle Eastern food, new kids games, beverage tents, entertainment, music, and more! Fireworks on Friday and Saturday night! Parking only $3, but admission is free! — P.S.

Kettering University Centennial Fest

FLINT — Kettering University celebrates their 100th anniversary as a leader of STEM education and a member of the Flint Community. Join them July 20 from 12 noon – 8 p.m. at Atwood Stadium, 701 University Ave. This event features Grammy award-winning artist T-Pain who will be headlining the music festival. T-Pain will perform at 7 p.m. inside the stadium. Stay up-to-date on all events and information at! P.S.

2019 Atwood Stadium Races

FLINT — The Atwood 5k/10k Race invites you to run or walk with them July 20 from 7 a.m.–12 celebrate the 40th anniversary of the races formerly known as the Tuuri Races. Both 10K and 5K races start and finish at Flint’s historical Atwood Stadium celebrating its 90th anniversary. Race Times: 5K Run at 7:30 a.m., 5K Walk at 7:31 a.m., 10K Run at 8:30 a.m.,

10K Walk – 8: 31 a.m. Registration now open at Additional information/contact at: events/865266623815045/ — P.S.

Downtown Throwdown

FLINT — WDZZ (Z92.7) is hosting the Downtown Throwdown July 24 from 4–7 p.m. at the Flint Farmers’ Market, 300 E. 1st St. Enjoy tunes, treats, arts and eats this year with food from: Halo Burger, Cafe Rhema, Hoffman’s Deco Deli, Latina’s, tender Bonez, Tee’s Plentiful Salads, Tubby’s Sub’s, Clio Roadhouse, Buffalo Wild Wings, Tia Helita’s and many more. Free family fun provided in the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Entertainment Alley! Great music outside provided by Black Tie Productions and live entertainment inside sponsored by Hamilton Health Network. Contact 810- 238-7300 or visit events/311499522868759/ for tickets and more information. — P.S.