Lighthouse Anniversary Celebrations 2017
Fox Island Lighthouse Association
the Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum
Years South Fox Island Lighthouse
& 165 Years Grand Traverse Lighthouse
Save the Date!
Saturday, June 17, 2017 8 a.m.
to 5 p.m.
at the Grand Traverse Lighthouse
Leelanau State Park, Northport, MI.
“Lighthouse Day” celebrating the 150th
anniversary of the South Fox Light Station and the 165th
anniversary of the Grand Traverse Lighthouse.
Pancake Breakfast sponsored by the
Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum.
Activities will include historic displays
& presentations, an historic car show, children’s
games & activities, sale of lighthouse-themed items
Lunch will be available for a nominal
arriving by car need a day or annual pass
for the State Park.
annual permit (Recreation Passport) is $31,
based on the calendar year. Non-resident
daily permit is $9. Towed vehicle duplicate
annual Recreation Passport is $21. The Passport
(on the license plate) is valid until the
plate needs to be renewed.
daily permit is $6. Annual Passport for
MI residents over 65 with a vehicle registered
in Michigan is $6. Annual Passport for bridge
card holders is $18. Towed vehicle duplicate
permit is $6.
are available at the park office at the
entrance to the park near the Grand Traverse
and hikers get in free, by the way (not
in the Lighthouse Museum, though).
Events are a collaboration between
FILA and our partners at the
Grand Traverse Lighthouse
Museum to celebrate our respective anniversaries.
To read an article on the 150 year celebration
by Sandy Bradshaw on MyNorth,
please click here.