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Are you ready to celebrate traditions old and new this summer? Join the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society for the Fourth Annual Blessing of the Fleet and Summer’s Launch Celebration on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. The fun kicks off at 6:00 pm with the Blessing of the Fleet, a delightful boat parade on the harbor. Whether by paddle, by oar, by sail or by motor, everyone is welcome to participate. Spectators are invited to watch the parade from the city docks or along Harbor Springs’ historic waterfront while enjoying live entertainment.
After the blessing, everyone is invited to the Summer’s Launch Celebration at the Boathouse of Harbor Springs. The party begins at 7:00 pm and features a strolling supper by Vernales, local beers and wines, cocktails, a silent auction, music, dancing and more. Tickets for the Summer’s Launch party are $75 per person in advance with proceeds benefitting the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the Historical Society at (231) 526-9771 or online at www.HarborSpringsHistory.org.
Thanks to our event sponsors: Premier sponsor—Walstrom Marine; Media sponsor—Lite96; Supporting sponsors—Graham Real Estate, Toski Sands Market, Evening Star Joinery, Birchwood Farms Golf and Country Club, 45 North Management, and Monarch Garden and Floral Design.