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Summertime fun in St. Ignace!

posted by: Best Western Harbour Pointe Lakefront on: July 23, 2019 12:33:31 AM

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St. Ignace is a vibrant place to visit in the summer. In addition to beautiful beachfront views and heritage attractions, there’s something happening nearly every night of the week in the summertime. If you’re traveling to St. Ignace this summer seasons, you’re spoiled for choice. Below we’ve picked out just a few of the stellar events happening in our city throughout July and August.  

Music by the Bay Summer Series  

Cap off those warm summer nights with live music at the Music by the Bay Summer Series. Every night through July and August you can catch a concert from 7:00 to 8:00 pm at the Star Line parking lot by the Mackinac Island Ferry. Check out all the local talent St Ignace has to offer! 

Bayside Live 

There’s more live summer entertainment in store this season in St. Ignace. Every Thursday night through July and August, Bayside Live will be offering free live performances at the City Marina Pavilion. Get your dancing shoes on and groove to reggae, country, and jazz. Concerts go from 7:00 to 8:00pm. 

Fireworks Over the Bay 

What’s a summer evening without some fireworks? Every Saturday night til August 31st, the sky over Moran Bay will be alit with a magnificent fireworks display. Stroll along the boardwalk and let the vibrant hues of the fireworks guide your way.  

Wine Tasting at the Pavilion 

An event that’s sure to be the toast of the town, The Pavilion will be hosting free wine tastings for groups of 10-15 people every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday through July and August. A free wine tasting, you say? Yes, you read that correctly. Enjoy a delicious variety of local wines and light appetizers from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, cost-free! Reservations are highly recommended.
Looking for accommodation on your summertime trip to St. Ignace? Best Western Harbour Pointe Lakefront offers excellent summer-centric amenities, so you can take full advantage of the beautiful weather Michigan enjoys this time of year. Our heated pool, outdoor bonfire and beachfront BBQ dinner will help make for a fun-filled summer vacation for the whole family. Check out our current availabilities on our website.