Lilac Festival Events - Tuesday June 11, 2013
Tuesday June 11, 2013
10am Grand Hotel History Lecture - This is a must do event with hotel historian Bob Tagatz, Grand Hotel, meets on West Front Porch (inclement weater, will meet at Audubon Wine Bar). Included with $10 hotel admission.
12pm Author Luncheon – Island Bookstore presents at Hotel Iroquois’ Carriage House Dining Room, $25, reserve seating at Island Bookstore: (906) 847-6202
2pm Nature Tour with naturalist Trish Martin - Trish writes the nature column for the Town Crier and knows so much about the flora and fauna of Mackinac Island, luckily she is willing to share her knowledge. Wear good walking shoes. Bogan Lane Inn, Free.
4pm Architectural Walking Tour - Learn the who, what, where, when and why of the Island’s buildings. Tix $10, Meets at the Tourism Bureau.
6:30pm Lion’s Club Bingo - In 1917 Chicago businessman Melvin Jones suggested civic groups ban together to make better communities all over the world and to make the world a better place. Mackinac Island Community Hall (18 & over only).
9pm Jazz & Wine Night - Spend an evening enjoying hot jazz in a cool setting with Grand Hotel musicians. Gate House