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Friends of the Rouge

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Photo of the cruise boat on the Rouge River for the 2017 Rouge Cruise

2018 Rouge Cruise

Set sail with Friends of the Rouge for our 10th annual
Tuesday August 7, 2018
Cruise from 6:00 to 8:30 PM; Board at 5:45 PM

Join us as we explore an Urban River aboard the Diamond Belle!
Narrated by Dr. Orin Gelderloos, Professor of Biology & Environmental Studies @ University of Michigan-Dearborn

Detroit’s Stroh River Place (see below for maps)

$5 fenced parking available near dock

Rouge Cruise Sponsorship Packages

Captain Sponsor $5,000

Complimentary admission for 2 for Rouge Cruise 2018 (plus additional admissions at $65 each)

Sponsor supplied banner displayed in premier location on the Diamond Belle

Company logo and link on FOTR website (for 3 months)

Name and logo displayed at lower and middle deck bars

Name and logo displayed on sign at buffet

Name and logo displayed on sign at dessert table

Sponsor acknowledgement in FOTR Annual Report to Members and at FOTR Annual Meeting

First Mate $2,500

Complimentary admission for 2 for Rouge Cruise 2018 (plus additional admissions at $70 each)

Company banner displayed on the Diamond Belle

Company logo and link on FOTR website (for 2 months)

Sponsor acknowledgement in FOTR Annual Report to Members and at FOTR Annual Meeting

Dinner Sponsor $1,500

Company logo and link on FOTR website (1 month)

Name and logo displayed on signs at buffet table

Cruiser Sponsor $1,000

Sponsor supplied banner displayed on the Diamond Belle

Company logo and link to FOTR website (for 1 month)

Sponsor acknowledgement in FOTR Annual Report to Members and at FOTR Annual Meeting

Beverage Sponsors $500

Company logo and link on FOTR website (1 month)

Name and logo displayed at lower and middle deck bars

Dessert Sponsor $500

Company logo and link on FOTR website (1 month)

Name and logo displayed at dessert table

Parking Map / Directions and Route for Our Cruise

Directions and Parking

The Stroh River Place docking location is located at the end of Joseph Campau Street just past where it intersects with Atwater Street. Parking is available on site next to the docks ($5). (Press the image to enlarge.)

2017 Rouge Cruise directions and parking

Rouge Cruise Route

After departing from Stroh River Place, we will travel downstream and under the Ambassador Bridge before turning to head up the Rouge River. We will travel upstream in the Rouge as far as the turning basin at the Ford Rouge Complex before returning to dock at Stroh River Place. (Press the image to enlarge.)

2017 Rouge Cruise route

Become a Sponsor Here

Contact Karen for more information:

313.792.9900 or khanna@therouge.org