Meet Mackinaw in 2019!

Meet Mackinaw

#MeetMackinaw 2019 an innovative campaign designed to showcase our area non-profits’ favorite events in a new and collaborative way. The Mackinaw City Chamber of Commerce and #MeetMackinaw planning committee would like to invite friends far and wide to make a trip into town for our 2019 lineup of showcase events.
Showcase Events listed on this page have been selected by each of our participating public and non-profits as their premier annual event. We hope everyone will come out, share and enjoy their big day, and see what they have to offer. Make 2019 the year to #Meet Mackinaw!
#Meet Mackinaw 2019 Showcase Events
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A non-profit collaborative to showcase fun!
Jun- Sept. Weekends-  Cheboygan Range Lighthouse Tours- Thursday through Sunday, 10-4 Hosted by the Great  Lakes Lighthouse Keeper’s- Cheboygan River Front Range Light is open for FREE tours until the first weekend in October. 606 Water Street, Cheboygan Park at the Eagles lot. www.gllka.org
July 3 126 Army Band- Hosted by Music In Mackinaw, Showcase Sponsored by Star Line. 4pm, Conkling Heritage Park. www.mackinawcityareaartscouncil.org
July 4 Strawberry Social- A local Independence Day tradition! Homemade strawberry shortcake and vanilla ice cream for sale, $5.00. Hosted by the Mackinaw Woman’s Club. Marina Lawn. 12:30-4:30pm www.mackinawwomansclub.org
July 6 A Summer Day in Paradise- a small town summer festival presented by the Paradise Lake Association- Pancake Breakfast 8-11, Parade 1-2, Downtown Carp Lake–Pancake Breakfast at Town Hall, 6339 E. Gill Rd. www.paradiselakeassociation.org
July 27 Mackinaw Area Historic Festival- Join us at Heritage Village for some old fashioned fun! 10am-4pm, Free Admission! Hosted by the Mackinaw Area Historical Society at Heritage Village. Vintage Base Ball, Jack Pine Lumberjack demonstration, tours, and more. Mackinaw
City. www.mackinawhistory.org
August 6 50th Annual Antique Show and Sale- Hosted by the Mackinaw Woman’s Club, 10-4, High School. Admission $2.50. Mackinaw City www.mackinawwomansclub.org
August 24 30th Annual Corvette Crossroads Auto Show and Parade Across the Mighty Mac 10-3pm. Parade at 7pm. Hosted by the Mackinaw City Chamber of Commerce. Mackinaw Crossings lot. Mackinaw City www.mackinawchamber.com
October 4-5 Fort Fright- Colonial Michilimackinac, hosted by Mackinac State Historic Parks; Admission charged. 6:30-9:30pm, last admission 8:30 – Mackinaw City www.mackinacparks.com
October 4-6 Fall Fest at the Cheboygan Lighthouse- Free Lighthouse Tours, Apple Cider, Donuts, Halloween Candy, Gift Shop- Downtown Cheboygan, 606 Water Street. Hosted by Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association. 10a-5p. www.gllka.com