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May 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

  • Monday, May 25
    Memorial Day on Mackinac Island, MI
    If you are in search of a memorable way to celebrate the Memorial Day Holiday, then a trip to Mackinac Island, MI is one that you should definitely plan.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum & Whitefish Point Light Station
    The Shipwreck Museum and Whitefish Point Lighthouse are both nationally recognized historical sites full of nautical artifacts and maritime heritage with a tour through the lighthouse itself, which is the oldest one still operational on Lake Superior, and the museum.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island offers a leisurely tour of Mackinac Island, Michigan, in a comfortable horse-drawn carriage, including such sights as Skull Cave, Fort Holmes, the Grand Hotel, and the Surrey Hills Carriage Museum.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Wings of Mackinac Tropical Butterfly Conservatory
    This amazing addition to Mackinac Island is a beautiful glass-enclosed atrium filled with carefully tended botanicals and free-flying butterflies from around the world.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Grand Hotel Luncheon Buffet and Self-Guided Tour
    Take a break from the self-guided tour of the Grand Hotel and enjoy the legendary Grand Luncheon Buffet which is served in the main dining room overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and features seafood, hot and cold entries, and desserts.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry
    The Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is an exciting ride that goes past the St. Ignace Dock, across the Straits of Mackinac, past Round Island Light House, and by Mackinac Island State Park.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Thursday, May 28
    Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge
    The Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge is an hour-and-a-half-long tour that takes you across the third-largest suspension bridge in the world at 26,000 feet long and 550 feet over water to arrive at scenic Bridge View Park.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Historical Sightseeing Tour on the Mackinaw Trolley
    The trolley tour of Mackinaw, MI is appropriate for all ages and lasts about 2.5 hours. This is one of the most historic places in Michigan and will allow you to take pictures or videos that will last a lifetime.


  • Sunday, May 24 - Sunday, May 31
    Mackinaw City Trolley Tour
    A two-and-a-half hour guided tour of Mackinaw City and area via trolley will teach you the history as well as show you the highlights, with a stop at Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and views of other attractions.


July 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

  • Saturday, July 4
    4th of July on Mackinac Island, MI
         Fourth of July on Mackinac Island, Michigan is a day to remember.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum & Whitefish Point Light Station
    The Shipwreck Museum and Whitefish Point Lighthouse are both nationally recognized historical sites full of nautical artifacts and maritime heritage with a tour through the lighthouse itself, which is the oldest one still operational on Lake Superior, and the museum.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island offers a leisurely tour of Mackinac Island, Michigan, in a comfortable horse-drawn carriage, including such sights as Skull Cave, Fort Holmes, the Grand Hotel, and the Surrey Hills Carriage Museum.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Wings of Mackinac Tropical Butterfly Conservatory
    This amazing addition to Mackinac Island is a beautiful glass-enclosed atrium filled with carefully tended botanicals and free-flying butterflies from around the world.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 30
    Grand Hotel Luncheon Buffet and Self-Guided Tour
    Take a break from the self-guided tour of the Grand Hotel and enjoy the legendary Grand Luncheon Buffet which is served in the main dining room overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and features seafood, hot and cold entries, and desserts.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry
    The Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is an exciting ride that goes past the St. Ignace Dock, across the Straits of Mackinac, past Round Island Light House, and by Mackinac Island State Park.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge
    The Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge is an hour-and-a-half-long tour that takes you across the third-largest suspension bridge in the world at 26,000 feet long and 550 feet over water to arrive at scenic Bridge View Park.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Historical Sightseeing Tour on the Mackinaw Trolley
    The trolley tour of Mackinaw, MI is appropriate for all ages and lasts about 2.5 hours. This is one of the most historic places in Michigan and will allow you to take pictures or videos that will last a lifetime.


  • Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31
    Mackinaw City Trolley Tour
    A two-and-a-half hour guided tour of Mackinaw City and area via trolley will teach you the history as well as show you the highlights, with a stop at Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and views of other attractions.


September 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

  • Friday, September 4 - Saturday, September 5
    Hops of Fun Beer and Wine Festival at Mackinaw Crossings
         In September, The Mackinaw Crossings presents Hops of Fun Beer and Wine Festival.


  • Saturday, September 5 - Monday, September 7
    Labor Day Weekend in Mackinac Island
    If the picture of riding a horse-drawn carriage along streets lined with Victorian architecture intrigue you then Mackinac Island is definitely where you'll want to be this Labor Day weekend.


  • Monday, September 7
    Grand Hotel Labor Day Jazz Weekend Festival
    Those looking for a charming, romantic or energetic way to spend their Labor Day weekend will easily be able to find everything they're hoping for at the Grand Hotel Labor Day Jazz Weekend Festival.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum & Whitefish Point Light Station
    The Shipwreck Museum and Whitefish Point Lighthouse are both nationally recognized historical sites full of nautical artifacts and maritime heritage with a tour through the lighthouse itself, which is the oldest one still operational on Lake Superior, and the museum.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island offers a leisurely tour of Mackinac Island, Michigan, in a comfortable horse-drawn carriage, including such sights as Skull Cave, Fort Holmes, the Grand Hotel, and the Surrey Hills Carriage Museum.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Wings of Mackinac Tropical Butterfly Conservatory
    This amazing addition to Mackinac Island is a beautiful glass-enclosed atrium filled with carefully tended botanicals and free-flying butterflies from around the world.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Grand Hotel Luncheon Buffet and Self-Guided Tour
    Take a break from the self-guided tour of the Grand Hotel and enjoy the legendary Grand Luncheon Buffet which is served in the main dining room overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and features seafood, hot and cold entries, and desserts.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry
    The Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is an exciting ride that goes past the St. Ignace Dock, across the Straits of Mackinac, past Round Island Light House, and by Mackinac Island State Park.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Wednesday, September 30
    Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge
    The Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge is an hour-and-a-half-long tour that takes you across the third-largest suspension bridge in the world at 26,000 feet long and 550 feet over water to arrive at scenic Bridge View Park.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Tuesday, September 15
    Historical Sightseeing Tour on the Mackinaw Trolley
    The trolley tour of Mackinaw, MI is appropriate for all ages and lasts about 2.5 hours. This is one of the most historic places in Michigan and will allow you to take pictures or videos that will last a lifetime.


  • Tuesday, September 1 - Tuesday, September 15
    Mackinaw City Trolley Tour
    A two-and-a-half hour guided tour of Mackinaw City and area via trolley will teach you the history as well as show you the highlights, with a stop at Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and views of other attractions.


October 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

  • Friday, October 16 - Sunday, October 18
    Somewhere In Time Weekend at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI
    As the filming location for the movie Somewhere in Time, the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island is the perfect destination to hold a special weekend remembering the great romantic movie.


  • Thursday, October 1 - Saturday, October 31
    Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum & Whitefish Point Light Station
    The Shipwreck Museum and Whitefish Point Lighthouse are both nationally recognized historical sites full of nautical artifacts and maritime heritage with a tour through the lighthouse itself, which is the oldest one still operational on Lake Superior, and the museum.


  • Thursday, October 1 - Monday, October 26
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island
    Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island offers a leisurely tour of Mackinac Island, Michigan, in a comfortable horse-drawn carriage, including such sights as Skull Cave, Fort Holmes, the Grand Hotel, and the Surrey Hills Carriage Museum.


  • Friday, October 2 - Saturday, October 31
    Grand Hotel Luncheon Buffet and Self-Guided Tour
    Take a break from the self-guided tour of the Grand Hotel and enjoy the legendary Grand Luncheon Buffet which is served in the main dining room overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and features seafood, hot and cold entries, and desserts.


  • Thursday, October 1 - Saturday, October 31
    Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry
    The Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is an exciting ride that goes past the St. Ignace Dock, across the Straits of Mackinac, past Round Island Light House, and by Mackinac Island State Park.


  • Thursday, October 1 - Tuesday, October 20
    Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge
    The Sunset Trolley Tour Across the Mackinac Bridge is an hour-and-a-half-long tour that takes you across the third-largest suspension bridge in the world at 26,000 feet long and 550 feet over water to arrive at scenic Bridge View Park.


November 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

December 2015 Mackinac Island Area Events

  • Friday, December 25
    Christmas Day on Mackinack Island, MI
    For a nice way to make many memorable holiday memories, take your family to Mackinac Island, MI to enjoy Christmas Day.


  • On-Going December Events:
  • Thursday, December 31 - Friday, January 1
    New Year's Day Mackinac Island, MI
    What better way to enjoy New Year's Day then by heading to Mackinac Island, MI for New Year's Day.


  • Thursday, December 31 - Friday, January 1
    New Year's Eve on Mackinac Island, MI
    Those looking for a unique New Year's Eve getaway won't find a better spot in all the nation than Mackinac Island.


January 2016 Mackinac Island Area Events

    On-Going January Events:
  • Thursday, December 31 - Friday, January 1
    New Year's Day Mackinac Island, MI
    What better way to enjoy New Year's Day then by heading to Mackinac Island, MI for New Year's Day.


  • Thursday, December 31 - Friday, January 1
    New Year's Eve on Mackinac Island, MI
    Those looking for a unique New Year's Eve getaway won't find a better spot in all the nation than Mackinac Island.


February 2016 Mackinac Island Area Events

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April 2016 Mackinac Island Area Events

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