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International Film Festival (Live)

January 26, 2023 - January 30, 2023

International Film Festival (Virtual)

February 1, 2023 - February 12, 2023

Maritime Festival

July 4, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Whats Happening at Thunder Bay

Michigan Humanities CARES Act Grant Helps Support Friends of Thunder Bay Staffing

By |November 1st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

ALPENA, Mich.-- The Friends of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary extends gratitude to the Michigan Humanities Council, in affiliation with the National Endowment for the Humanities, for a CARES Act grant of $7,500 to support [...]

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Lake Huron Forever Initiative Awards $50,000 to Support Great Lakes Health

By |October 26th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 23, 2020 Contact: Colby Chilcote, Marketing Director, Huron Pines, (989) 370-6857, colby@huronpines.org   Lake Huron Forever Initiative Awards $50,000 to Support Great Lakes Health Partners in Michigan and Ontario Receive Funding [...]

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Thunder Bay Maritime Festival Events Cancelled

By |May 5th, 2020|Categories: Event, Maritime Festival|Tags: |

May 5, 2020 CONTACT: Katie Wolf T: 989-277-3543 E: kwolf@thunderbayfriends.org Thunder Bay Maritime Festival Events Cancelled for July 3rd and 4th Due to Community Health Concerns ALPENA, MICH. – After carefully assessing the Centers for [...]

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Screenings at the Sanctuary: Great Lakes Now program to have ongoing showings at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

By |February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Film Festival|Tags: , |

by Great Lakes Now Visitors to the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center will be able to view new episodes of Great Lakes Now under a new partnership between the Detroit Public Television initiative and the [...]

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Thunder Bay’s Signature Events

Maritime Festival

Maritime Festival

ROV

ROV Competition

Film Festival

Film Festival

Summer Programs

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