19th Annual Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival

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Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 9
Wine Tasting Welcome Party at Twin Acres 19th Hole, 1081 US 23 North starting at 5p.m. Cost is $30 per person and includes samplings of Michigan wines and a dinner of your choice of New York Strip or Whitefish and includes baked potato, salad and dessert. Sponsored by Alpena Beverage Company.

Friday, October 10
Lighthouse Dinner at The Sanctuary Inn, 1000 US 23 North starting at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $22.50 per person and includes dinner, silent auction, concerts and cash bar. Call the festival coordinator for reservations.

Saturday, October 11
Opening Ceremony begins at 9:45a.m. A full day of activities at the APlex, 701 Woodward Ave. from 10a.m.-5p.m. Admission is $2.50. Events include live auction, children's games, nautical booths, authors and over 75 vendors.

The Keepers Dinner at The Sanctuary Inn, 1000 US 23 North beginning at 5:30p.m. Cost is $27.50 per person and includes concerts, a guest speaker, dinner, silent auction and a cash bar. Call the festival coordinator for reservations.

Sunday, October 12
Lighthouse Carnival at the APlex from 10a.m.-3p.m. Admission is $2.50. Vendors will also be open.

For information on events, activities and reservations, visit www.lighthousefestival.org, contact festival coordinator, Melanie Kirn, (mjk361@comcast.net or 586-566-1603) or the Alpena Area Convention and Visitors Bureau at 1-800-4Alpena. Always held the second weekend in October.