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Munising / Grand Marais Summer Events

June 2017

10th & 11th, Saturday & Sunday

Pictured Rocks Days feat. Yoopers Ride Free at Pictured Rocks Cruises!
Bayshore Park, Munising
Festival includes bands, nature shows, vendors, food, petting zoo. Free Pictured Rocks Cruise tour tickets to Upper Peninsula residents!
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16th-18th, Saturday & Sunday

Annual Grand Marais Seaplane Splash-In
Bayshore Park, Grand Marais
Public welcome; Come see the planes and watch them fly!
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24th & 25th, Saturday & Sunday

Annual Grand Marais Lake Trout and Salmon Fishing Tournament
Grand Marais
2-day fishing tournament on Lake Superior, prizes, pig roast!
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25th, Sunday

42nd Annual Pictured Rocks Road Race
Bayshore Park, Munising
10k & Half-Marathon
www.picturedrocksroadrace.com


 July 2017

2nd, Sunday

Firecracker 2 Blocker: Soap Box Derby Race
Corner of Cedar & Varnum Streets, Munising
5pm-7pm; Boys and Girls Ages 8-15


4th, Tuesday

Munising 4th of July Celebration
Bayshore Park, Munising
Fun Run, flag raising, parade, food, games, music and the best fireworks at dusk on the Bay!
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Fourth of July Celebration- "Grand Marais: Our Happy Place!"
Grand Marais
It’s an old-fashioned Fourth of July in Grand Marais, with a parade, games, food, activities, and fireworks over the bay at dusk. Our theme this year is, “Grand Marais: Our Happy Place!” Don’t miss it!


5th, Wednesday

Concert in the Park Series: Flat Broke Blues Band
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


11th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Treehouse Radio
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


11th & 12th, Tuesday & Wednesday

Youth Archaeology Workshop at Grand Island
Grand Island National Recreation Area
Hosted by the Hiawatha National Forest; Open to 6-12th grader (age 11-17) from Alger or Marquette counties; Application deadline is May 15, 2017; For more info: 906-428-5800, ext. 5817


15th, Saturday

Tri County Fire Dept Annual Bazaar & “Junque” Sale
Tri County Fire Dept., 15 mi. south of Wetmore
Tri-County Volunteer Fire Department Fund Raiser. Flea Market – Bake Sale – Auction – Silent Auction – Quilt Raffle – Food, Refreshments, Beer – Games and Moon Walk – James Denkins Wood Carving – Live Music – Held Rain or Shine

Fuzzy Boyak Memorial Golf Outing
Pictured Rocks Golf Course, Munising
Shotgun Start. For further information, contact the Alger Parks & Rec Dept (906) 387-5636 or email algerparksrecdept@yahoo.com


18th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Taxi
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


21st & 22nd, Friday & Saturday

Relay for Life of Alger County
Mustang Stadium, Munising
Alger County Relay for Life is a 24 hour event! The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is a life-changing event that gives everyone, in communities across the globe, a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease. At Alger County Relay for Life, teams of people camp out and take turns walking around the track. Because cancer never sleeps, Relay for Life is an overnight event that lasts 24 hours. Come and show your support for this very worthy cause. Food, Kids Games, Cancer Awareness and Education, Silent Auctions, Bucket Raffles, Other On-site Fundraisers


22nd, Saturday

Grand Island 50k, Marathon & Half Marathon
Grand Island, Munising
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19th – 23rd, Wednesday – Sunday

Great Lakes Sea Kayak Symposium
Grand Marais
The sea kayaks return to Grand Marais for four days of clases, paddling trips, and vendors.
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25th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Jim & Ray
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


29th, Saturday

Iris Sale at the Old Post Office Museum
Old Post Office Museum, Munising
10am-2pm; The Historical Society will hold their annual Iris Sale at the museum. Hundreds of varieties of iris will be available at a very reasonable cost. These irises come from the Pickle Barrel Garden stock; most of them are historic. Irises love the UP; why not plant a bunch in a sunny spot and enjoy a rainbow of color in the spring? Mark your calendar!


August 2017

1st, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Kraig Kenning
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


4th – 6th, Friday – Sunday

Alger County Fair
County Fairgrounds, Chatham
Alger County Fair and Chatham Homecoming.


8th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: The Blues Trust
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


12th, Saturday

Kitchi-Miniss Jiingtamok (Pow-Wow) – Open to the Public!
Bay Furnace National Park, Christmas
"Traditional Ways for Modern Days." Featuring Grand Entries (noon & 6pm), Silent Auction, Concession Stand, Vendors, Community Feast, Community Gift Giving, Raffle Tickets.


11th – 13th, Friday – Sunday

Annual Grand Marais Music and Arts Festival
Grand Marais
Join us for a weekend of music, crafts, food, and fun!


15th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Reality Bites
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


17th – 20rd, Thursday – Sunday

Annual Ladies of Lake Women’s Sea Kayak Symposium
Grand Marais
For further information and registration: downwindsports.com/lol/registration-2017/


22nd, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Sparrow Tree
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


29th, Tuesday

Concert in the Park Series: Drednot
Bayshore Park, Munising
6:30pm-8:30pm; Farmers Market from 3pm-7pm; In the event of weather, the concert may be rescheduled to Thursday. The Cooking Carberry’s making pizza every Tuesday!


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