Events from July 17 – August 14 – Mackinac State Historic Parks | Mackinac State Historic Parks

Fort2Fort Five Mile Challenge

Mackinac Island State Park Mackinac Island

TO REGISTER: The sixth annual Fort2Fort Five Mile Challenge will start at Fort Mackinac at 9:00 a.m. and passes all of the historic and natural wonders Mackinac Island State Park has to offer! This challenging but fun course starts runners inside iconic Fort Mackinac then passes by Arch Rock, the Mackinac Island Service Camp... Read more »

Mackinac’s Wonderful Wildflowers

Mackinac Island State Park Mackinac Island

Spring wildflowers abound along the wooded paths of Mackinac Island State Park. Meet naturalist Kyle Bagnall behind Fort Mackinac for a stroll to discover where "trillium flaunts its white banners in the wind." We'll look for some 270 species of flowers which grow here, as well as birds overhead and other springtime wonders. Admission by... Read more »

Memorial Day Observance

Fort Mackinac Mackinac Island, MI

A brief and informal Memorial Day observance to pay tribute to the soldiers who served at Fort Mackinac. Soldiers will assemble at 8:30 a.m. at Fort Mackinac, march to the cemetery, perform a short ceremony and salute, and return to the fort.