Maritime Festival

SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY, JULY 3RD BATTLE OF THE PADDLES 4:00pm Registration 5:30pm Races Begin! BEER TASTING 4:30pm - 8:00pm Craft Beer Tasting on the Pool Deck & live music by The Way Down Wanderers THURSDAY, JULY 4TH ENTERTAINMENT - BIG TENT 11:30am - 1:00pm TBD 1:30pm - 2:30pm TBD CARDBOARD BOAT REGATTA 11:00am - 1:00pm Set-Up [...]

By |2019-05-14T14:02:45-04:00July 4th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Maritime Festival

Winter Layups Await for Spring

Historically, the Gales of November have long been known for ushering in long, cold winters throughout northern Michigan. When lake conditions became too hazardous for ships to travel, or when ice began blocking entrances to harbors, thousands of commercial ships became dormant. Usually beginning in early to mid-December, and sometimes lasting until the following May, [...]

By |2018-02-22T21:21:11-04:00February 20th, 2018|History, Shipwrecks|Comments Off on Winter Layups Await for Spring