Join thousands of fans at the bottom of the hill for the largest tailgate party of the winter!!
The Jack Pine 30 rounds out the weekend’s fun with a six-dog, 30-mile sprint from Gwinn, Michigan to Marquette. Ignace is located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, home of one of the largest pond hockey tournaments in North America, and the largest tournament in Michigan.
Join us in 2018 as we celebrate the 12th anniversary of the Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Championship in St. The Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Championship will be played on Moran Bay, part of beautiful Lake Huron, one of the only locations where our 'pond' is actually one of the Great Lakes! Lunch & Dinner at players' leisure Awards handed out when scores are final Entry fee is $40/person, and includes the Friday activities: Glow Ball 'Closest to the Pin' Contest, a Unique Player Gift (must attend Friday activities to receive gift), and Prizes; and Saturday activities: Lunch and Dinner, Awards, Player Gifts, and Kewadin Casino Package.
Race begins at River Sports Complex, Marquette, and ends at Perkins Park, Big Bay.
A brief and informal Memorial Day observance to pay tribute to the soldiers who served at Fort Mackinac. at Fort Mackinac, march to the cemetery, perform a short ceremony and salute, and return to the fort Don't miss this opportunity to get an early start to the summer marathon events at Paradise Michigan in the Eastern UP This road race travels the shores of the Whitefish Bay, crosses the Betsy River, the shores of Lake Superior, and the Whitefish Point Light Station while winding through the area on Whitefish Point Road.
After the race, unwind by visiting the Tahquamenon Falls or the Shipwreck Museum.