Boblo Boats: A Detroit Ferry Tale

September, 25 2021 8PM

Freep Film Fest Screening

Boblo Island, one of America's earliest amusement parks, sparked the imaginations of Detroiters for decades. Passengers by the thousands reached the island by way of two steamships, SS Columbia and Ste. Claire. In 1993 Boblo Island shut down, and the boats were left to ruin. Mirroring Detroit's decline and efforts at resurgence, two teams of people doggedly attempt to restore these iconic vessels and save them from the scrapyard. We meet the New

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Chroma Detroit

Time

8PM

Price

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Freep Film Festival

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