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“Tip of the Mitt” Wine Region Hosts Harvest Weekends

“Tip of the Mitt” Wine Region Hosts Harvest Weekends

17-Oct-2017

The 10 wineries that make up the Bay View Wine Trail are inviting wine and fall enthusiasts to come check out the season’s harvest over two weekends via the Bay View Wine Trail Harvest Cruise. The tours will take place November 10-12 and 18-19. Each attendee will be given a “Cru...
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Maritime Museum Hosts FALLOUT Haunted House

Maritime Museum Hosts FALLOUT Haunted House

10-Oct-2017

Those who enjoy being spooked should attend the Michigan Maritime Museum’s third annual Haunted Museum event, FALLOUT. This year’s haunted museum event is part of South Haven’s Haven Harvest weekend. This year’s FALLOUT theme is based on the years following WWII, when th...
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Door County Wooden Boat Festival Winners Announced

Door County Wooden Boat Festival Winners Announced

06-Oct-2017

There were many winners at the Door County Maritime Museum’s Classic and Wooden Boat Festival on August 12-13. Andy and Lisa Munao of Hinsdale, Illinois received the Best of Show award with their 17-foot Century Resorter. Other class winners in the People’s Choice voting were Dale ...
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Great Lakes Islands Summit Brings Communities Together

Great Lakes Islands Summit Brings Communities Together

15-Sep-2017

There are dozens of islands that dot the Great Lakes, and this fall, island community members will all get together for the first time. The first ever Great Lakes Islands Summit will take place on Beaver Island, Michigan from September 25 to 26. Currently, members from 12 island communities &mda...
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Fall Lighthouse Fest Returns

Fall Lighthouse Fest Returns

06-Sep-2017

It seems that people cannot get enough of the lighthouses that dot the Door County region. In light of this demand, the Door County Maritime Museum is bringing back the Door County Fall Lighthouse Festival for the third year in a row during the Columbus Day weekend, October 8 to 9. The Fall Lig...
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Whiskey City Regatta

Whiskey City Regatta

06-Sep-2017

John Ludwig from Millersport, Ohio (third from left, #98), competes deck-to-deck off the starting dock, winning the SST120 tunnel boat class at the second annual Whiskey City Regatta. The race was held June 16-17, 2017 on the Ohio River in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Text and photo by Paul Kemiel ...
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Racine Hosts ACBS Boat Show

Racine Hosts ACBS Boat Show

01-Sep-2017

This year, it’s the Belle City on the Lake’s turn to host the annual Antique & Classic Boat Society’s (ACBS) International Meeting and Boat Show. This year’s show, which will be held from September 6 to 9 in Racine, Wisconsin, will be hosted at the 921-slip ReefPoint Mari...
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Algal Bloom Conference Coming Up

Algal Bloom Conference Coming Up

29-Aug-2017

Anyone in the Great Lakes region who has been paying attention to the news probably knows that algal blooms pose one of the greatest environmental threats to the area. Those interested in learning more have the opportunity to attend Understanding Algal Blooms: State of the Science Conference 201...
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Volunteer at Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup

Volunteer at Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup

29-Aug-2017

Join thousands of people around the world in keeping your local coastlines clean. On September 16, volunteers from around the Great Lakes region will be joining together for the September Adopt-a-Beach event, a region-wide day of action where volunteers will clean up a beach near them. Partici...
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New Boat Show to Debut in Cleveland

New Boat Show to Debut in Cleveland

21-Aug-2017

This fall, a new in-water boat show will hit downtown Cleveland. The North Coast Harbor Boat Show will debut near the city’s famous Rock & Roll Hall of Fame from September 15 to 17. The boat show will take place at what’s become known as Rock & Dock Marina, the city&rsquo...
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