60th Blue Star (2012)
The Elk Rapids Garden Club dedicated a Blue Star Memorial By-Way on June 3, 2012. The marker is located in front of Elk Rapids Chamber of Commerce at 305 US 31, Elk Rapids.
- The garden was initially renovated in 2005, featuring colorful summer perennials.
- In 2012, following the Blue Star dedication, the garden was officially named the Blue Star Memorial Garden.