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Celebrate an all American 4th of July in the Straits of Mackinac

Posted on June 13th, 2019
No place celebrates America’s independence quite like the communities in the Straits of Mackinac. Bring your family and enjoy a full day of activities in Mackinaw City, including:
  • 1-3pm — Family Games on the Marina Lawn
  • 9pm-Dusk — Straits Area Concert Band Concert at Conking Heritage Park
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Pressed Pennies: Shiny Souvenirs from the Straits of Mackinac

Posted on June 9th, 2019
By Jhai Smith and Dianna Stampfler Pressed pennies are definitely one of the most affordable souvenirs to “purchase” when visiting the Straits of Mackinac. Also known as “elongated coins,” they are quite a collector’s item for people traveling here from around the state and across the… READ MORE