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Fourth of July Sailboat Race on Mackinac Island

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July 5, 2014
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Mackinac Island
Mackinac Island, MI United States

This annual event, sponsored by the Pink Pony and Chippewa Hotel, is open to all sailboats as a jib and main event.

This is a fun, family event with a plaque awarded to all participating boats. There is no entry fee. The awards party is held immediately following the race at Mackinac Island Yacht Club, compliments of the Pink Pony and Chippewa Hotel.

Mackinac Island is in the Straits of Mackinac east of the Mackinac Bridge, about two hours north of Traverse City. Accessible by ferry, airplane or via the ice bridge in winter.