Join in the fun! The 19th annual Lighthouse Festival is happening in Alpena from Oct 10-13.

The four day event provides activities for all, including lighthouse tours (aerial, boat or personal vehicle), entertainment and vendors. The festival boasts more than 100 maritime-related vendors including lighthouse preservation groups, artists, authors and more.

Although the main site of activities occur at Alpena’s APLEX Event Center, 701 Woodward Avenue, Alpena, many additional activities are held throughout the community. From Tawas to Mackinaw, lighthouses will be open for tours and visits! For details, see:

If you’re looking for a customizable itinerary — during the festival or otherwise, see: MSG Lighthouse Itinerary