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It's a tradition in Cereal City, U.S.A.

by Phil O'Reilly

(Battle Creek, MI)  Battle Creek, MI , also known as Cereal City U.S.A. is holding a grand tradition this weekend (6/7-6/8).   The 2013 Cereal City Festival   kicks off on Friday, June 7th at 6 pm with the Grand Cereal Parade through downtown Battle Creek.  The next morning the community wakes up to a delicious breakfast at the World's Longest Breakfast Table stretching downtown starting at 8 am.  Festivities for this  year's festival include a classic car show, vendors, entertainment, raft race and duck race.  At the end of the day, cereal fest will feature and outdoor movie for kids at a local park.  If you can't attend this year, maybe plan a trip next year to a Pure Michigan tradition!

Local radio station, WIN 98.5 gets everyone fired up a few days before with the "World's SHORTEST Breakfast table on their morning show.