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New Door County Book Club Open to Public

New Door County Book Club Open to Public

23-Nov-2016

Book lovers in the Door County area can now meet with other book fiends through Great Lakes/Great Books, a monthly book club that focuses on books with a Great Lakes focus. The Great Lakes/Great Books book club was created through a partnership between the Door County Maritime Museum and Write On, D...
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Annual Toronto Boat Show Dates Pushed Back

Annual Toronto Boat Show Dates Pushed Back

03-Nov-2016

The 59th Annual Toronto International Boat Show has a new date: This year, the boat show will begin on January 20, 2017 and run through January 29. Organizers decided to move the show back in order to allow boating manufacturers, dealers and owners a better chance to settle into the new year and...
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Great Lakes Grand Prix

Great Lakes Grand Prix

02-Nov-2016

A 38-foot Skater catamaran sponsored by Performance Boat Center and powered by a pair of 750-hp Sterling engines claimed first place in the Superboat class at the Super Boat International (SBI)-sanctioned “8th Annual Great Lakes Grand Prix” offshore race in Michigan City, Indiana on Augu...
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66th Annual Governor’s Cup

66th Annual Governor’s Cup

15-Oct-2016

Jimmy Shane of Covington, Washington, drove to a first place finish in his HomeStreet Bank/Miss Madison-sponsored unlimited hydroplane at the Madison Regatta’s 66th running of the Indiana Governor’s Cup. The event was held over the July 4 weekend in Madison, Indiana. This was the 2...
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Fall Art Exhibit at The Inn at Harbor Shores

Fall Art Exhibit at The Inn at Harbor Shores

13-Oct-2016

The magic of water lilies has been transformed into works of art. Michigan artist Alli Farkas’ paintings will be on display at the “Sky Pads - Water Lily Interpretations by Alli Farkas” exhibit at the Inn at Harbor Shores in St. Joseph, Michigan. From September 23 until January 16,...
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29th Bay City River Roar

29th Bay City River Roar

08-Oct-2016

Formula One tunnel boats competed deck-to-deck at the start of the race at the 29th Annual Bay City River Roar. The event took place on the Saginaw River in Bay City, Michigan, on June 24-26. No. 53 Greg Foster — in his Dillard Financial Solutions-sponsored DAC hull — took top honors in ...
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First Fresh Coast Film Festival This October

First Fresh Coast Film Festival This October

20-Sep-2016

There’s a new film festival in town this October, with the aim of celebrating the outdoor lifestyle, the environment and the spirit of the Great Lakes and Upper Midwest. The documentary film festival, called the Fresh Coast Film Festival, kicks off October 13-16 in Marquette, Michigan. T...
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Autumn Lighthouse Festival Returns to Door County

Autumn Lighthouse Festival Returns to Door County

13-Sep-2016

Back by popular demand, the Autumn Door County Lighthouse Festival is returning this year over Columbus Day weekend, October 8-9. The lighthouse festival is sponsored by the Door County Maritime Museum, and limited tour tickets are now available for purchase. Organizers decided to go ahead with ...
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Metro Boat Show Grows for 7th Year

Metro Boat Show Grows for 7th Year

07-Sep-2016

This year’s Metro Boat Show will be bigger and better than ever, with a fresh new name and more boats. The show takes place at Lake St. Clair Metropark from September 15-18. The in-water boat show has almost doubled in size from last year, filling 110 slips with boats from 10 to 60 fee...
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4th Annual Maple City Grand Prix

4th Annual Maple City Grand Prix

02-Sep-2016

Tim Seebold, from Osage Beach, Missouri, celebrates with his wife, Debbie, on his victory lap at the 4th Annual Maple City Grand Prix. The event took place on Stone Lake in LaPorte, Indiana, on June 3-5. Seebold drove his NGK Sparkplugs-sponsored tunnel boat hull at the 2016 USF1 Powerboat Tour ...
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