Fire the Cannon

YOU CAN FIRE THE CANNON!

Now YOU can fire the first cannon volley of the day at Fort Mackinac.

For only $50 ($35 for Mackinac Associates Heritage level and above), you can help clean, load, prime and then FIRE the cannon. This special experience is available for one person every morning at 9:15 a.m. beginning June through early October.

Soldier and Young Girl Loading Cannon Fort Mackinac

Atop a bluff, 150 feet above the park below, you can prep and fire the iconic
Fort Mackinac cannon!

Call 906-847-3328 to reserve your spot at least three days in advance. Reservations now open for the 2017 season!

Must be at least 13 years of age. Cost includes admission to the fort for the day for one person and a souvenir kepi. Other members of the party must pay individual regular site admission.

Click here to read more about the Cannon Firing Procedures and Download and Print your Waiver of Liability