Please book the April Ferry option on our site or purchase tickets at participating hotels.
Catch a ferry to Mackinac Island for the day to enjoy all it has to offer and return to Mackinaw City and experience our parks, relaxing sandy beaches, unique shopping, restaurants, golf courses, concerts in the park, and a free nightly Laser Light Show.
All this and more await you when you visit Mackinaw City!
April 1st and 2nd 2017 - April Falls Day Roller Derby Tournament On April 1, 2017, River City Renegades Roller Derby league will host a triple header event: 1st game is at 1 PM with the visiting team Michigan vs team Michigan!
"A" team skaters from all over Michigan are playing each other!
Authentically restored quarters and exhibits, including the original lens, Straits of Mackinac Shipwreck Museum, and an audiovisual program, Shipwrecks of the Straits, make this “Castle of the Straits” a true gem of the Great Lakes.
Tickets to the lighthouse will be available through partner businesses of the Mackinac Meltdown for .00 each.Swim from Mackinaw City's miles of Sandy Beaches in Clear, Warm, Lake Huron and Lake Michigan Waters.Enjoy the unique Sand Bars that allow you to wake waist high up to a 1/4 of a mile out into the lakes.Save the hassle of packing your belongings time after time and let us be your home away from home.Rich in history and beauty, the Mackinaw area offers many ideal destinations just a short drive away.All tickets must be purchased in advance, and no tickets will be available at the lighthouse.