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Mighty Mac Swim Becomes Official Race Competition

Mighty Mac Swim Becomes Official Race Competition

18-Feb-2016

Mighty Mac Swim event director, Jim Dreyer, announced that the annual Labor Day swim along the Mackinac Bridge will now be an offical race competition starting in 2016. “We are proud to announce that the World Open Water Swimming Association, our sanctioning organization, has added the M...
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Saugatuck Celebrates St. Patrick's and Pets

Saugatuck Celebrates St. Patrick's and Pets

16-Feb-2016

In Saugatuck, St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday for everyone to celebrate — even pets. At 2 p.m. on March 12, the Saugatuck/Douglas Convention & Visitors Bureau is sponsoring the “Erin Go Bark! People and their Pets” Parade in downtown Saugatuck. Participants are encoura...
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Craftsman to Teach Boat Building Basics at Maritime Museum

Craftsman to Teach Boat Building Basics at Maritime Museum

11-Feb-2016

As part of its annual brown bag lecture series, the Michigan Maritime Museum will host Allen Deming, a craftsman and owner of Mackinaw Watercraft. Deming’s lecture, “You Can Build a Wooden Boat,” will be from 12-1 p.m. on February 27. Deming began crafting custom wood canoe...
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Great Lakes News
Maritime Heritage Alliance Boat Auction Slated for June

Maritime Heritage Alliance Boat Auction Slated for June

08-Feb-2016

Mark your calendar for the Maritime Heritage Alliance (MHA) Boat Auction and Boating Equipment Sale on June 4, 2016. This year’s auction viewing starts at 9 a.m., with bidding starting at 11 a.m. The auction is held at the MHA campus in Traverse City, Michigan. All of the boats are donated to ...
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Detroit Boat Show Continues to Grow

Detroit Boat Show Continues to Grow

02-Feb-2016

Detroit is preparing for an estimated 4 million visitors this month for the 2016 Detroit Boat Show. The show, which runs from February 13 to 21 at the Cobo Center, will feature 29 new 2016 boat model premieres, in addition to the hundreds of boats on display and for sale. Boat show organizers cl...
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Great Lakes Cruising Club Webinar

Great Lakes Cruising Club Webinar

02-Feb-2016

The Great Lakes Cruising Club will host a free webinar on exploring and cruising the Great Lakes on February 29 at 7 p.m CST. The hour-long presentation by Brad Lathrop, a member of the GLCC, will cover navigation, provisioning and other boating lessons. To learn more, visit GLCCschool.com. (http:/...
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America’s Cup Early Bird Tickets

America’s Cup Early Bird Tickets

01-Feb-2016

Three months ago, Chicago made maritime history when Lake Michigan was chosen as the first freshwater venue to host America’s Cup racing in the event’s 165-year history. Early bird tickets for the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Chicago race were available at the Chicago B...
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FedEx CEO to Speak at Miami's Annual Leading With Vision and Values Luncheon

FedEx CEO to Speak at Miami's Annual Leading With Vision and Values Luncheon

26-Jan-2016

If you find yourself needing a little pep talk during the Miami Boat Show, keep the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne in mind. On Friday, February 12 from 12 to 1:15pm, the Regal Foundation is hosting the 14th annual Leading With Vision and Values Luncheon. The luncheon is open to “friends and...
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Milwaukee Boat Show Gets Underway

Milwaukee Boat Show Gets Underway

12-Jan-2016

Boat Show season is in full swing, with the Milwaukee Boat Show now running from January 15-17 and 20-24. The boat show features more than 400 boats from more than 75 manufacturers, including Bayliner, Chris-Craft, Formula, Sea Ray, Crest, Smokercraft, Tiara, and many more. Whether you're l...
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Toronto International Boat Show Kicks Off

Toronto International Boat Show Kicks Off

07-Jan-2016

The time has finally come to get out of the winter cold and head inside to the 2016 Toronto International Boat Show! Events kick off January 8 and run until January 17 at the Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place. The Toronto show features hundreds of boats of all sizes and types: the perfect op...
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