Page 9 - Bavarian Haus Lakefront Inn Visitors Guide 2018
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JANUARY                                       AUGUST
          6 Stomp the Park - Lantern-Light Hike for Winter Trails Week  4  Beetle the Mac and Blues & Brews Festival
            Straits State Park                        11 Lights Out Across the Straits - Dark Sky Challenge
      26-28  Little Bear Invitational Men's Hockey Tournament   11 Fly-In - Mackinac County Airport
            Little Bear East                          18 Porsche the Mac
      FEBRUARY                                       25-26  Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow - Father Marquette Memorial, Boulevard Dr.
          3 I-500 Snowmobile Race - Sault Ste. Marie  SEPTEMBER
         10 Bent Ski Classic                          1-2  Arts & Crafts Dockside - St. Ignace Marina
         10 Winter Family Fun Day - Winter  “Lantern Light Hike”, Snowshoe, Ski,   3  Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk - FREE Parking & Shuttles at Little Bear East
            Warming Fire & more - Straits State Park    7-8  Mackinac Bridge Antique Tractor Crossing & Show
       15-18  Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Tournament      Antique Tractor Show - Little Bear East
            15 - Detroit Red Wings Alumni Meet & Greet  8  Top of the Lake Antique Snowmobile Show - Little Bear East
              Mackinac Grille & Village Inn          14-16  Richard Crane Memorial Truck Show
            16 - Detroit Red Wings Alumni Game - 7:00 pm - Little Bear East  14 - Vendors, Truck Parking
            18 - Pond Hockey Championship Games          15 - Trucks on Display through Town, Live Music
       16-17 Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show & Ride - Naubinway  16 - National Association of Show Trucks - Awards Presentation
         17  Yooper Ice Tennis Championship           15  Barn Dance - Music, Contests, Crafts - Gourd Barn, Moran
       17-18 Michigan Free Fishing Weekend            29  Trek the Mighty Mac - ORV Mackinac Bridge Crossing & Show
       23-25  UP Youth 4-on-4 Hockey Tournament          Live Music, Beverage Tent, Live Auction, Exhibits - Little Bear East
      MARCH                                         OCTOBER
        2-3  UP Ice Golf Scramble & Glow Ball Challenge  29  Trunk or Treat & Haunted Woods - Quality Inn St. Ignace & Big Boy
            2 - Glow Ball Challenge & Beer Tasting    29  The Great Pumpkin Roll - Downtown St. Ignace
            3 - Golf Scramble                       NOVEMBER
      APRIL                                           15 Opening Day of Firearms Deer Season
        6-7  St. Ignace Home Show, Spring Expo & Gun Show - Little Bear East  30 Holiday Open House - Santa arrives, Christmas Tree lighting
       20-21  Jeep the Mac - Mackinac Bridge Crossing  DECEMBER
      MAY                                             15  Snowmobile the Mighty Mac
         19 St. Ignace Rock & Run Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk  31 New Year’s Eve Weekend Celebration - Celebrate the New Year in St. Ignace!
         26  Native American Festival - Traditional Dancing, Food & Music
            Museum of Ojibwa Culture
      JUNE                                               July & August Weekly Downtown Events**
        8-17  Lilac Festival - Mackinac Island           Monday: Guided Historic Walking Tours - Downtown St. Ignace;
          9  Annual Kids' Fishing Day - Castle Rock Ponds        Sunset Cruises*;
          9  St. Ignace Downtown Yard Sale - Trash to Treasure  Tuesday: Guided Historic Walking Tours - Downtown St. Ignace
         11  Back to the Bricks Car Show              Wednesday: Locals on the Bay - Free Waterfront Entertainment
       22-23  Antiques on the Bay Classic & Antique Car Show  Thursday: Bayside Farmer's Market;
            22 - Registration & Mackinac Bridge Rally            Bayside Live! - Free Waterfront Entertainment
            23 - Vehicles on Display
       28-30  St. Ignace Car Show Weekend                 Friday: Friday Night at the Museum - Museum of Ojibwa Culture;
            28 - St. Ignace Cruise Night - 6:00 pm               Live Music Downtown!
            29 - Down Memory Lane Parade - 7:00 pm      Saturday: “Experience History” 10:30am - 12:00pm - Fort de Buade
            30 - Vehicles on Display Downtown - Fireworks!       Museum;
      JULY                                                       Fireworks over the Bay!!  (Weekly fireworks begin
          4  4th of July Celebration - Parade, Community Picnic, Kiwanis Kids   July 4th - Sept. 1st @ 10:00 pm or dusk.)
            Games, Fireworks Cruises & Fireworks!        Sunday: Movies by the Bay - Free Outdoor Movie; Popcorn for $1!
       13-15 St. Ignace Heritage Days - Museum of Ojibwa Culture &
            Fort de Buade Museum                     ** See page 29 for details about Weekly Events downtown in July & August.
       14-16  Bayview-Port Huron to Mackinac Island Yacht Race                               $
                                                              Take a Trolley to Local Destinations for  1!!
         21  Fish Feast 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run
         21  St. Ignace Fish Feast - St. Ignace Marina              Details at www.stignace.com
            4:00 pm - Fish Specialties, Beer & Wine, Live Music, Kids Games,   *CRUISE THE STRAITS DURING THE SUMMER!
            Fireworks                                             Go to www.stignace.com for details.
       21-23  Chicago to Mackinac Island Yacht Race   For Little Bear East (LBE) wrestling and basketball tournament dates, please contact
                                                      Little Bear East, 906-643-8676 or visit www.littlebeararena.com.
                                                                *Dates & times subject to change without notice.  Please call to confirm
                                                             7  dates and times. St. Ignace Visitors Bureau 906-643-6950 or 800-338-6660.
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