2016-12-01 / Red Letter Days

2016-2017 Red Letter Days

December 2016

• Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Open House, December 2, St. Ignace.

• Christmas in Mackinaw, December 2 and December 3, Mackinaw City.

• DeTour Village Christmas, December 3, DeTour.

• Christmas Tree Lighting, December 4, Cedarville.

• Christmas Tree Lighting, December 4, Curtis.

• Snowmobile the Mighty Mac, December 17, St. Ignace.

January 2017

• Winterfest, January 12 –January 15, Mackinaw City.

• Soo Area Sportsmen’s Club Walleye Jamboree, January 22 to January 25, Munuscong Bay.

• Paradise Winter Carnival, January 27 to January 29, Paradise.

February 2017

• I-500 Snowmobile Race, February 4, Sault Ste. Marie.

• Mackinac Island Winter Festival, February 3 and February 5, Mackinac Island.

• Bent Ski Classic Snowmobile Ride, February 10 and February 11, St. Ignace.

• Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Championship, February 17 to February 19, St. Ignace.

• Snowsfest, February 18 to February 19, Cedarville and Hessel.

• Frostbite Pike Contest, February 11, Curtis.

• Free Fishing Weekend, February 18 and February 19, St. Ignace.

• 4 on 4 Youth Pond Hockey Championship, February 24 to February 26, St. Ignace.

• 24th Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show and Ride, February 17 and February 18, Naubinway.

• Tahquamenon Snowshoe Race, February 18, Paradise.

• Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show, February 17 to February 18, Naubinway.

March 2017

• UP Ice Golf Scramble and Glo Ball Challenge, March 3 and March 4, St. Ignace.

• Great Lakes Antique Snowmobile Series Snow Enduro, March 4, Hessel.

• Great Lakes Snowmobile Series Ice Enduro, March 11, Raber.

• Shamrock Days Mite B, Squirt B, Peewee B Youth Hockey Tournament, March 3 to March 5.

April 2017

• St. Ignace Home Show and Spring Expo, April 7 and April 8, St. Ignace.

• Jeep the Mac, April 21 to April 22, St. Ignace.

• Jeep the Mac to Drummond Island, April 22 to April 23, Drummond Island.

May 2017

• North of 45 Writer’s Retreat, May 4 to May 7, Curtis.

• Magical Color Fun Run, May 6, Mackinaw City.

• Rock and Run Half Marathon and 5K Run/Walk, May 20, St. Ignace.

• Zoo-De-Mac Bike Bash, May 20 to May 22, Mackinaw City and Mackinac Island.

• Les Cheneaux Pike Fishing Contest, May 25 to June 4, Les Cheneaux Area.

• Memorial Day Weekend Pageant, May 26 to May 28, Mackinaw City.

• Native American Festival, May 27 and May 28, St. Ignace.

• Mackinac Memorial Bridge Race, May 27, St. Ignace.

June 2017

• Lilac Festival, June 9 to June 18, Mackinac Island.

• Big Mac Spring Shoreline Scenic Bike Tour and Bridge Ride, June 9 to June 11, Mackinaw City.

• Aldo Leopold Festival, June 2 to June 4, Les Cheneaux, Cedarville and Hessel.

• Above the Bridge Songwriter’s Weekend, Session 1, June 15 to June 17, Curtis.

• Antiques on the Bay Auto Show, June 16 and June 17, St. Ignace.

• Above the Bridge Songwriter’s Weekend, Session 2, June 22 to June 24, Curtis.

• St. Ignace Car Show, June 22 to June 23, St. Ignace.

• Sault Arts, Crafts, and Family Fun Fair, June 30, Sault Ste. Marie.

• Soo Locks Engineers Weekend, June 30, Sault Ste. Marie.

• Fine Arts & Crafts Show, June 24 and June 25, Mackinaw City.

• Native American Festival, June 27 to June 28, St. Ignace.

July 2017

• Pink Pony Fourth of July Sailboat Race, July 2, Mackinac Island.

• Biggest Little Parade In Michigan, July 2, Curtis.

• Frog Fest, July 8, Cedarville.

• Bell’s Beer Port Huron to Mackinac Yacht Race, July 14 to July 16, Mackinac Island.

• St. Ignace Heritage Days, July 15 to July 17, St. Ignace.

• Chicago to Mackinac Yacht Race, July 21 to July 23, Mackinac Island.

• Round the Island Sailboat Race, July 26, Mackinac Island.

• Rudyard Summerfest, July 28 to July 30, Rudyard.

• Fish Feast, July 22, St. Ignace.

• Mackinaw Area Historical Festival, July 29 and July 30.

• Rendezvous at the Straits Pow- Wow, July 29 to July 30, St. Ignace.

August 2017

• Mackinaw City Antique Show August 1, Mackinaw City.

• Pickford Hay Days, August 2 to August 6, Pickford.

• Minis on the Mac, August 5, St. Ignace.

• Slashin’ Ashmun Antique Car Show, August 5, Sault Ste. Marie.

• Les Cheneaux Classic Car Show, August 12, Cedarville.

• Wawashkamo Hickory Stick Classic, August 11 and August 12, Mackinac Island.

• Annual Mission Point Mac-to- Mac Regatta, August 12, Mackinac Island.

• Antique Wooden Boat Show and Festival of Arts, August 12, Hessel.

• International Ironworkers Festival, August 4 to August 6, Mackinaw City.

• Wild Blueberry Festival, August 18 to August 20, Paradise.

• Mackinac Island Fudge Festival, August 17 to August 21, Mackinac Island.

• DeTour Area River Fest, August 20 and August 20, DeTour.

• Corvette Crossroads Auto Show, August 25 and August 26, Mackinaw City.

• Fine Arts and Craft Show, August 26 to August 27, Mackinaw City.

• Grand Garden Show Featuring Proven Winners, August 27 to August 29.

September 2017

• “Art on the Lake” Art and Music Festival, September 2, Curtis.

• Horns Bar Labor Day Regatta, September 2, Mackinac Island.

• Arts & Crafts Dockside, September 2 and September 3, St. Ignace.

• Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk, September 4, St. Ignace.

• Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show, September 8 and September 9, St. Ignace.

• Owosso Tractor Parts Antique Tractor Parade and Show, September 8 and September 9, St. Ignace.

• Mackinac Island 8-Mile Run/Walk, September 9, Mackinac Island.

• Big Mac Fall Bike Tour, September 15 to September 17, Mackinaw City.

• Richard Crane Big Rig Truck Show, September 15 to September 17, St. Ignace.

• On the Waterfront Car/Toy/Truck Show, September 15 to September 17, St. Ignace.

• Annual on the Waterfront Car/Toy/Truck Show & Swap Meet, September 16 and September 17, St. Ignace.

• Mackinaw City Micro Brew and Wine Festival, September 22 to September 23, Mackinaw City.

• Mighty Mac Bridge and Bike Race, September 23, St. Ignace.

October 2017

• Trek the Mighty Mac, October 7, St. Ignace.

• Annual Fall Colors Bridge Race, October 7, Mackinaw City.

• Women’s Wellness and Wee Bit Weekend, October 13 to October 15, Mackinac Island.

• Great Turtle Half Marathon, October 21, Mackinac Island.

• Mackinac Island Halloween Weekend, October 20 to October 22, Mackinac Island.

• Headlands Challenge, October 28, Mackinaw City.

• Trunk or Treat and Haunted Woods Walk, October 28, St. Ignace.

November 2017

• Curtis Aglow Parade, November 24, Curtis.

• Christmas in Paradise, November 25, Paradise.

December 2017

• Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Open House, December 1, St. Ignace.

• Christmas in Mackinaw, December 1 and December 2, Mackinaw City.

• Christmas Tree Lighting, December 2, Paradise.

• Christmas Tree Lighting, December 3, Curtis.

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