Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Ishpeming Fourth of July Firecracker Fun Run – July 4

July 1, 2017

Ishpeming – The Ishpeming Fourth of July Firecracker Fun Run will take place on Tuesday, July 4, with registration beginning at 7 a.m. and the race start at 8:45 a.m. at the Al Quaal Recreation Area.

Registration fees are $20 for adults and $15 for 18 and under for the 5K, $15 for the 1 mile walk, and there is a $1 discount for Upper Peninsula Road Runners Club.

All pre-registrants receive a free t-shirt. Race day registrants receive shirts as long as supplies last. Proceeds help fund local youth running organizations.

For more information, call PJ Pruett at 906-450-4870 or email ppruett@nmu.edu.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Independence Day Parade in Gwinn – July 4

July 1, 2017

Gwinn – An Independence Day parade will take place on Tuesday, July 4 at 10 a.m. in Gwinn.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Fireworks in Escanaba – July 4

July 1, 2017

Escanaba – A fireworks display will be presented on Tuesday, July 4 at dusk at Ludington Park in Escanaba.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Independence Day Celebration in Gladstone – July 4

July 1, 2017

Gladstone – An Independence Day celebration will be held on Tuesday, July 4 with a parade at 11 a.m. in Gladstone. Fireworks will begin at dusk in Van Cleve Park.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Independence Day Celebration in Grand Marais – July 4

July 1, 2017

Grand Marais – An Independence Day Celebration will be held on Tuesday, July 4 with a parade at 1 p.m. in Grand Marais.

Fireworks will be at dusk over the Grand Marais Harbor.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Independence Day Celebration in Munising – July 4

July 1, 2017

Munising – A Fourth of July Celebration will be held on Tuesday, July 4 beginning with a fun run at 7:30 a.m. at Bayshore Park in Munising.

Flag Raising will be at 10 a.m. at the All Veterans Memorial. A parade through downtown Munising will begin at 12:30 p.m. Following the parade, Bayshore Park will feature food, games, vendors and a beer tent.

A Pet Parade will be at 3:30 p.m. with contestants meeting at the courthouse at 3 p.m. Free ice cream will be offered at 4:15 p.m. at Peoples State Bank.

A Water Fight with the Munising Volunteer Fire Department will begin at 4:30 p.m. followed by a Grease Pole at City Pier.

Fireworks will be at dusk over Munising Bay.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Ishpeming 4th of July Firecracker Fun Run – July 4

July 1, 2017

Ishpeming – The Ishpeming 4th of July Firecracker Fun Run will be held on Tuesday, July 4 beginning with registration from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the pavilion at the Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming.

The event will include a 5K run and a 1 mile walk. Registration fees are $20 for adults/$15 for youth for the 5K and $15 for the walk. All those who pre-register will receive a t-shirt. Those who register the day event will receive a t-shirt as long as supplies last.

Proceeds from the event will benefit local youth running organizations. For more information and registration, call PJ Pruett at 486-8164.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Marquette Independence Day Celebration – July 4

July 1, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette 4th of July Parade will take place on Tuesday, July 4 beginning at 2 p.m. along Washington Street, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Marquette.

At 9:30 p.m. boaters are invited to participate in the annual Marquette boat parade in the Lower Harbor. Two boat categories will be recognized for the Most Dramatic Light Display, Most Original 4th of July Theme and Most Spirited.

Sponsored by the Fourth of July Fireworks Committee, the fireworks display will begin at dusk at Mattson Lower Harbor Park. … Read the rest

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