Aug 24

2014 Sanford Area Founders Day Celebration Saturday and Sunday Sept 6 & 7

This Sanford wide celebration has been held for over 25 years… attendance and attractions have grown each year……this year’s Founders Day Celebration will be the best yet! Save the dates it only happens once a year!

Go to for the most up to date schedule of events…see you at Founders Day!

2014 Sanford Founders Day Celebration Sept 6 & 7 – Press Release

Founders Day-Sept 6 & 7 2014 Flyer

Founders Day-Sept 6 & 7  2014 Flyer

Jul 24

SLA Annual Boater Swap – Aug. 23, 2014

The Sanford Lake Association in conjunction with the Wixom Lake Association and Stryker’s maria will hold a combined boater swap – customer appreciation Day.




Boaters Swap and Auction guidelines:

  • All sellers must be a member of either Lake Association.
  • Boaters swap items  should be brought and set up between 8am-10am on August 23.  The area will be blocked off at 10am.
  • Sellers are responsible for their own items.
  • Everything that doesn’t sell must be picked back up by 5pm.

Please RSVP to if you plan have a set up as Stryker’s would like to have an approximate count of display areas.

Time: 11am-4pm

  • Cookout, Boat Auction,
  • Kids waterpark, Demo ride
  • Music

Download the flyer.

Jun 28

Sanford Lake Fireworks – Friday July 4th, 2014 at 10:00 P.M.

Hurray! It is almost time for the 13th Annual Sanford Lake Association Musical Fireworks.

The fireworks are simulcast on FM 107.9!

The S.L.A. kindly requests your donations to insure another fabulous professional fireworks display on Friday July 4th, 2014 at 10:00 P.M.
(the rain date is Saturday, July 5th).

The fireworks will be launched from the Community of Christ Campground on the lake’s west side, The Cove for boaters. The public is invited to view the show from the campground, 3500 W. River Road. Please observe the camp’s rules of no smoking and absolutely no alcohol on the premises. Donations for parking will be gladly accepted and benefit the camp ground’s needs.

Thank you for your generous support in making this a successful Sanford Lake community event.

Please send your contribution to:
Sanford Lake Association – Fireworks
P.O. Box 212,
Sanford, Michigan 48657.

The SLA is a 501c-3 tax exempt organization, all contributions are tax deductible.