Fort Wilkins Historic State Park – Aspirus Copperman Triathlon and Duathlon – August 5

July 28, 2018

Copper Harbor, MI – The Copperman Triathlon includes a half mile swim in Lake Fanny Hooe, a 23-mile bike along the shores of Lake Superior and a five mile run at the tip of the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula. The Copperman Duathlon starts with a 6K run instead of the swim. The race will then continue with the 23-mile bike and the five mile run. The Aspirus Copperman Triathlon and Duathlon stages at the boat ramp of Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, just east of Copper Harbor, Michigan. Individuals and teams are welcome.

Event Information: Please visit the website below for registration deadlines, fees, maps, etc.:

Race Director: Crystal Holzberger 906-337-7000

Please Note: All Registrations are FINAL. No Refunds. No exceptions. A Michigan State Parks Recreation Passport is required for entry into Fort Wilkins Historic State Park. For more information about the park or the event, call (906) 289-4215 or visit… Read the rest

2018 Sault Ste. Marie Sidewalk Sales – August 3-4

July 28, 2018

Sault Ste. Marie, MI – On August 3rd through the 4th, join us in downtown Sault Ste. Marie for Sidewalk Sales. Two full days of activities, deals, and fun for the whole family await you. Enjoy the sales of our downtown stores who will be offering up great deals. Stroll through the streets and see the vast assortment of goods offered by merchants and vendors.… Read the rest

Saturday Night St. Ignace Fireworks Cruise – August 5

July 28, 2018

St. Ignace – Enjoy our Fireworks Cruise out of St Ignace’s Dock #2 (mid-town dock). This hour and a half cruise takes you out into Moran Bay and cruises around until the Fireworks start at dusk. You are more than welcome to bring your own beverages. No glass containers please. Adults are $28.00 and Children are $12.00 (ages 5 to 12). As always, children under 5 ride free!… Read the rest

Beetle the Mac and Blues & Brews Festival – August 3-4

July 28, 2018

St. Ignace, MI – Join us for the inaugural Beetle the Mac AND the inaugural Brews and Blues Festival! Herbie the Love Bug will be leading the lineup of Beetles across the Mackinac Bridge Saturday morning. Following the crossing you are welcome to participate in games and activities (more info to come). Then, at 6pm, head down to the St. Ignace Marina, located at 13 S. State Street, for the Brews and Blues Festival from 6pm – 10pm. Blues band ‘The Jimmys’ of Wisconsin will be performing while you sip beer samples from 16 Michigan craft breweries. At 10pm enjoy our weekly Fireworks Over The Bay!… Read the rest

Discover Sawyer Family Fun Day – August 5

July 28, 2018

Marquette, MI – Join us at the general aviation ramp for a fun day of aviation! Static airplane displays, Pancake Breakfast, Lunch, Bounce Houses, many local vendors to shop with, Free Young Eagle Flights and Tandem Sky Diving with Sky Dive Harbor Springs!! Check our Facebook page for more events added to the schedule! Young Eagle Flight and Tandem Sky Diving information will be posted on the Facebook page for Discover Sawyer.

If you are interested in sponsoring this event please call the Sawyer International Airport at 906-346-3308 or email us at with the subject line 2018 Discover Sawyer Sponsorship.

If you are interested in being a vendor, please email us at with the subject line 2018 Discover Sawyer Vendor Application.… Read the rest