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Arts Center Dives into History of UP Wooden Boats

Arts Center Dives into History of UP Wooden Boats

19-Jul-2017

The Bonifas Arts Center in Escanaba, Michigan, is diving deep into the history of wooden boats in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (UP). Through its exhibit, “Wooden Boats Afloat: Stories of Traditional Boat Building in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula,” the Bonfias Center hopes to cast ...
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St. Clair River Classic

St. Clair River Classic

14-Jul-2017

he APBA/OPA Offshore Racing Series returns to St. Clair, Michigan on July 28-30, 2017. At last year’s event, AMERICAN ETHANOL/CAT CAN DO, a 40-foot Doug Wright Skater cat powered by a pair of 1,770-hp Sterling engines, captured first place in the Extreme Class. Owner and throttleman Keit...
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Celebrate Canada 150

Celebrate Canada 150

13-Jul-2017

On July 1, 1867, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia entered into Confederation. This year marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. There will be many events throughout Canada to celebrate the sesquicentennial, including several Pan-Canadian Signature projects, which are “large-sc...
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Saugatuck Venetian Festival Will Honor Military

Saugatuck Venetian Festival Will Honor Military

07-Jul-2017

Organizers for the annual Saugatuck Venetian Festival have announced this year’s theme: Salute to our Military. The festival is scheduled to run from Friday evening, July 28 through Saturday night, July 29. The festival will involve a number of events and activities for all ages. Friday n...
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Maritime Museum Calls for Boat Fest Entries

Maritime Museum Calls for Boat Fest Entries

07-Jul-2017

Now is the time to act for any boater who wants to participate in the Door County Classic & Wooden Boat Festival. Organizers have issued a call for entries for this year’s festival, which will take place August 12-13. Organizers are taking entries for boats to be exhibited and for team...
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Tall Ships Fairport Harbor Kicks off July

Tall Ships Fairport Harbor Kicks off July

28-Jun-2017

A small fleet will be sailing into Ohio’s Fairport Harbor this month as part of the annual Tall Ships Fairport Harbor. This tall ships festival will take place on the shore of Lake Erie from July 7 to 9 and is sponsored by the Fairport Harbor Heritage Foundation. Tall Ships Fairport Harbo...
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National Marina Days

National Marina Days

23-Jun-2017

Get out and celebrate your local marina during National Marina Days (formerly National Marina Day, which was held the second Saturday of June). This nationwide boating event will now take place from Memorial Day to Labor Day, and encourages marinas to hold events that introduce the public to boating...
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Antique Boat Museum Hosts POSH Picnic

Antique Boat Museum Hosts POSH Picnic

22-Jun-2017

The Antique Boat Museum (ABM) in upstate New York is hosting its fundraising dinner and summer kick-off event on Saturday, July 1. The fundraiser will benefit the ABM’s collection of more than 300 antique and classic boats, as well as thousands of recreational boating artifacts. The ABM was fo...
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Hotel Hosts Annual Hemingway Birthday Celebration

Hotel Hosts Annual Hemingway Birthday Celebration

22-Jun-2017

The Stafford’s Perry Hotel will once again host its annual Hemingway Birthday Celebration. The literary event is scheduled for Friday, July 21, and involves a statue dedication, dinner and documentary screening. Hemingway drew inspiration from summers spent in northern Michigan while h...
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Operation Dry Water

Operation Dry Water

08-Jun-2017

The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators have once again partnered for Operation Dry Water (ODW): A national year-round campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of boating under the influence of alcohol. As part of ODW, there is a heightened enforcem...
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