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Mackinac Island – Twilight Turtle Trek – March 6, 2021

A lantern-lit ski and snowshoeing trek through some of Mackinac Island’s natural winter wonderland.

The trail begins at Greany Grove (corner of Arch Rock Road and Huron Road) with a bonfire and hot chocolate. The trail is groomed, track set, lit by lanterns and approximately two miles long.

This is a free event sponsored by Mackinac State Historic Parks, Mackinac Island Community Foundation and the Mackinac Island Ski Club.

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Saturday, January 1, 2021 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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Grand Hotel – Grand Hotel Pre-Opening Package – April 30 – May 6, 2021

Grand Hotel - Early Opening

Be one of Grand Hotel’s first guests as we prepare to open for the season!

This special Grand Hotel package provides accommodations only. We will have limited services and amenities during this time as we prepare to open our doors for the 2021 season. Come and experience the solitude of Mackinac Island before the official opening.

We hope you will join our staff in welcoming the new season!

Available Friday, April 30 – Thursday, May 6, 2021

Package Price:

  • Rates starting at $249 per night, per room (up to 4 people per room)

Package Includes:

  • Accommodations (up to 4 people per room)
  • Special discount on ferry tickets
  • No tipping within Grand Hotel

This Grand Hotel opening weekend package is available online or by calling 1-800-334-7263.

*Subject to 3% Mackinac Island assessment, Michigan 6% sales tax, and an $8.50 per person baggage-handling charge. Regular additional adult and child rates apply.

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Grand Hotel – Mother’s Day Weekend Package – May 7 – 9, 2021

Grand Hotel - Mother's Day Weekend Package

Spend time with mom and take advantage of all the fine amenities at Grand Hotel during Mother’s Day Weekend.

Unwind as you relax while our staff handles all the details. Take a bicycle ride or hike around Mackinac Island. Enjoy the beauty of the Straits of Mackinac and the Mackinac Bridge in a rocking chair on the World’s Longest Porch. Then send mom to rejuvenate at Astor’s Salon and Spa, a full service Aveda Salon, enjoy the tradition of Afternoon Tea in the Parlor, or a complimentary 18 holes of golf on The Jewel. On Saturday, May 8th overnight guests will have a special opportunity to attend a history lecture by Bob Tagatz, Grand Hotel Historian. This package also includes breakfast and dinner daily, and a special Mother’s Day Grand Luncheon Buffet on Sunday.

Stay longer and receive a multiple night discount. Please call Grand Hotel Reservations or click here for more information.

Children 5 and under are complimentary at Grand Hotel with the same meal plan as accompanying adults.

Arrive Friday, May 7 • Depart Sunday, May 9, 2021

Package Price:

  • Rates starting at $329 per person, per night based on double occupancy

Package Includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Saturday history lecture by Bob Tagatz
  • Mother’s Day Grand Luncheon Buffet
  • Complimentary golf green fees on The Jewel (cart fee required – $30 per person, per 9 holes)
  • Nightly entertainment in the Terrace Room
  • Complimentary admission to the Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum
  • No tipping within Grand Hotel
  • Special discount on ferry boat tickets

Book dates for Mother’s Day Weekend online or by calling 1-800-334-7263.

*Subject to Michigan 6% sales tax, 3% Mackinac Island assessment, and an $8.50 per person baggage-handling charge. Extra charges apply for additional adults and children over double occupancy rates. Dates subject to availability.

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Mackinac Island Fort2Fort Five Mile Challenge – May 15, 2021

Mackinac Island Fort2Fort Five Mile Challenge
The 2021 Fort2Fort 5 Mile Challenge with be held both In-Person on Saturday, May 15, 2021 and as a Virtual Race. Proceeds from both events help support the Mackinac Historic State Parks!

The In-Person race will feature a “rolling start” from 8:00 am – 9:30 am, allowing all participants a safe and socially distanced race.

In accordance with current state guidelines, all race participants are required to wear face masks and social distance pre and post race. All spectators and volunteers are required to wear face masks at all times.

The Virtual Race can be run or walked anytime at participant’s convenience. All virtual times can be logged by the participant in a separate Virtual Race category (no awards).
Note: COVID guidelines will be monitored to make sure race is in compliance with the guidelines in effect at time of the race; participants will be notified as soon as possible if any adjustments need to be made.

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