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Ann Arbor Google Fest Friday at University of Michigan Diag
Mar 25, 2010 (03:03 PM EDT)

ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 25 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT: Google Fest is a grassroots movement to support Ann Arbor's bid for Google's high-speed fiber network.  Activities will include:

  • A flash mob gathering

  • Dinner, drink, and retail discounts from downtown businesses

  • Dance, singing, and comedy performances from student groups

  • Free live music from noted local bands

  • Laptop stations to send Google nomination forms

WHO: Students and community leaders.

WHEN: Friday, March 26th from 12-8 p.m.  Specific times of activities are:

  • Flash Mob 11:57 a.m. - 12 p.m.

  • Student group performances 12 -5 p.m.

  • Live music 5 – 8 p.m.      

WHERE: The Diag on Central Campus at the University of Michigan.  

WHY: Friday is the deadline for the City's application.  This is Ann Arbor's last chance to show Google that it is united and enthusiastic to attract Google's high-speed fiber to the community.

For more information about GoogleFest visit or