With the Pure Michigan Bayview Mackinac Race starting in Port Huron on Saturday July 17, 2010, we decided to give you a roundup of all the events that are happening in the Port Huron area in conjunction with the race.
The Blue Water Fest runs from July 15 through July 17 and is comprised of many fun family events:
Parade of Lights, July 17, 2010 at 10.pm: Be dazzled as a parade of boats twinkles over the waters on Black River.
Music on Four Stages, July 15 – 17, 2010: Enjoy an array of country, rock, pop and acoustic music to delight all ears on four stages through the Festival in Port Huron.
Physician Health Care Network Kid’s Zone, July 15 – 17, 2010: Meijer’s Kids Stage, moonwalks, clowns, puppet theater performances, beach parties, ventriloquists, magic show and more!
Operation Transformation, July 15, 2010: Not to be missed, a show by Magician David Yanik. Other activities include clowns, facepainting, hair wrapping, tumbling demos, and the Port Huron Icehawks in the Majestic Parking Lot.
Art Fair, July 16 – 17, 2010: Over 40 artists will be exhibiting in a variety of media, featuring nautical themes along East and West Quay Street.
Blue Water Film Festival “Movie Tent”, July 16 – 17, 2010: Featuring amateur and classic short films from the silver screen to those locally produced in the Majestic Parking Lot.
The Blue Water Fest, Port Huron, Best Buy Experience, July 16 – 17, 2010: Interactive fun including Rock Band, Nintendo gaming consoles, and viewing station of footage from beneath the St. Clair River.
Make a weekend of it and enjoy the festivities in Port Huron. Follow the progress of the Pure Michigan Bayview Mackinac Coastal course and go boat spotting along the coast line all the way up to the finish in Mackinac.
Make a stop to check out the Tall Ships in Bay City, July 15 through July 17, 2010 to complete your sail away weekend that will be simply Pure Michigan.