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Nearby Activities & Attractions

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Upcoming Events in the area

Annual St.Ignace Auto Show, June 23-26, 2022

This annual event is one of the largest all-make, all-model shows in the country. Contests, exhibits, vendor booths and more make this a fun, family event.
More information here.

9th annual Mackinaw Mustang Stampede, July 16, 2022 from 10:00 – 4:00 pm

Join us for the 9th Annual Ford Mustang Car Show in Mackinaw City. This will include Mustangs from 1964 to 2021 on display. An Event not to be missed! Games, prizes and more. Cars will be on display 10am ~ 4pm.Parade across Mackinac Bridge will begin around 4:30.
More information here

July 4th Fireworks,2022 Begin at 10:00 p.m.

Fireworks begin at dusk! Grab a spot on the West side of the Island, near the boardwalk, Windermere Point or Mackinac Island Public School. Always a festive display!
More information here

W. T. Rabe Stone Skipping contest, Monday, JULY 4, 2022

Join us for this fun annual event held on the 4th of July! Professional stone skippers will bring their best skipping skills and compete for the much coveted trophy!
More information here

MACKINAC Bridge Antique Tractor Crossing & Show, Sep 9-11, 2022

This is the 14th year for this awesome event! Tractor parade begins in Mackinaw City, parades across the bridge, through downtown St. Ignace, and ends at the Little Bear Arena, located at 275 Marquette Street.
More information here.

St. Ignace Car Show Weekend, Saturday, June-23-26, 2022

Join us for the 46th Annual St. Ignace Car Show Weekend! This ALL makes, ALL models show has taken over downtown St. Ignace the last weekend of June for 45 years! We’re especially excited to see the return of some perennial favorites that have been missing for the last two years as well some brand new activities.
More information here.

A Must***The Annual Mackinaw Bridge Walk, September 5, 2022

Mackinaw BridgeThe Mackinac Bridge Authority, the St. Ignace Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Mackinaw Area Chamber of Commerce would like to make your Bridge walk as pleasant as possible and offer the following information:

Mackinac Island’s Halloween Weekend, October 21-23, 2022

Halloween comes earlier on Mackinac Island – the weekend of October 21-23! This weekend typically marks the last big weekend before most island businesses close for the season. Celebrate Halloween with the Great Turtle Trail Run, Haunted Trail & Maze, trick-or-treating for kids through downtown shops, and Halloween costume parties for adults throughout island establishments in the evening.
More information:here

Festivals

Run, Walk and Bike Events

Boat Races

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We are 15 Miles from Cheboygan, Michigan where there is a  Wal-mart, Walgreens and 30 miles from Petoskey/Harbor Springs which have larger box stores like a Home Depot.