Bessemer celebrates with Blast


July 6, 2023

Megan Hughes/The Globe

KLASSIC KRUISERS Car Club members motor along Sophie Street in downtown Bessemer preparing the way for Tuesday evening's Fourth of July parade.


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BESSEMER - This year's Bessemer Blast Fourth of July celebration drew quite a crowd to Sophie Street on Tuesday evening, even as the threat of rain lingered overhead.

Crowds began to gather at 5 p.m. as organizers set up barricades.

After a cruise of the parade by members of the Klassic Kruisers Car Club, the parade officially began shortly after 7, led by the Michigan State Police and Gogebic County Sheriff's Department, followed closely by an honor guard of veterans carrying the American and other flags.

Area high school bands marched and played in...

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