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Pine Cone Ball

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November 3, 2012
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Hartwick Pines State Park
M93 & Hartwick Pines Rd.
Grayling, MI United States


Rob or Craig

Break out your dancing shoes and 1880s attire for the third annual Pinecone Ball at Hartwick Pines State Park. The Friends of Hartwick Pines are hosting this evening of traditional music and dancing at the Michigan Forest Visitor Center at Hartwick Pines State Park on Saturday, November 3, 2012. The Olde Michigan Ruffwater String Band will again provide music of the late 19th Century with dance instruction and calling by Glen Morningstar Jr. If you’ve never waltzed, danced an English Contra Dance or participated in a Virginia Reel, you will have the opportunity to learn these popular dances and others at this fun evening event.

This fun evening of dancing begins at 6pm with greetings and refreshments. Dancing begins at 7pm and will go until 10pm. Farewells from 10-11pm.  Tickets are limited for the Pinecone Ball and are $25 per couple, $15 per individual, and $3 per student. Please contact Pam Engel at Hartwick Pines State Park for more details at (989) 348-2537 or by email at [email protected].  Please RSVP by September 29, 2012.

1880s period attire is encouraged but not required. Business casual or dressier is the dress code.

A state park recreation passport is required for entry into the park.  Hartwick Pines State Park is located on M-93 (Hartwick Pines Rd.); two miles east of I-75, exit 259.  For more information, please contact Hartwick Pines State Park at (989) 348-2537.

4216 Ranger Rd. Grayling, MI 49738

phone: (989) 348-2537. fax: (989) 344-6803. email: [email protected]

Contact: Pam Engel