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Independence Day Party
It's time for 4th of July festivities, and when it comes to celebrating, Mackinac Island does nothing halfway! Visitors can look forward to a day filled to the brim with fun and exciting patriotic events, such as visiting Fort Mackinac, just a five minute walk from our hotel, for the 38 Gun Salute, soldier demonstrations, dancing, cannon firing and more. Mackinac Island's Fire Department will be host to fun and games as well, like old-fashioned sack races and a greasy pole climb, right by our hotel. Visitors can also enjoy the annual 4th of July Stone Skipping Contest, held right on our beach. But everyone knows the most important part of any good 4th of July is the fireworks! Enjoy dinner out on our patio with a gorgeous view of the water and, starting at dusk, you can either stretch out on the shoreline or hop aboard a ferry to watch the incredible fireworks display. So don't miss out on the biggest 4th of July party around!