2008-06-07 / Top News

Parks To Celebrate 50th Year

A 50th anniversary celebration of Mackinac State Historic Parks' opening of Fort Mackinac museum will be Sunday, June 15. 1958 admission rate of 50¢ will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. as part of the celebration. Children are admitted in for 25¢.

During the celebration, a presentation by Fort administrators will be conducted, as well as a presentation of a congressional resolution by U.S. Congressman Bart Stupak, a 50-round rifle salute, and band concerts on the fort's parade ground.

The celebration will take place on the same day as the Island's annual Lilac Festival Parade.

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