The shotgun golf tournament will begin promptly at 1:00 p.m. on
Friday, June 16 on The Bear course, designed by Jack Nicklaus. Golfers
of all skill levels — beginners too — are encouraged to
play. Greens fees are $135 per person (includes cart). To play, mark
the appropriate box on the registration form, indicate your handicap
and include payment. Lunch will be provided at 12 noon.
For guests and attendees not participating in the golf tournament,
an old-fashioned all-you-can-eat cookout picnic will be offered on
Friday, June 16 at 12 noon. Bring the kids (young and old) for
burgers, hot dogs, ice cream and beverages. Family-friendly
entertainment will be provided.
Friday Night Dinner Dance
Sponsored by BBK Ltd. and, Glass and Associates, Inc.
Friday, June 16, 7:00–11:00 p.m. Our
first-ever Dinner Dance will feature a plated dinner, dessert, drinks
and dancing into the night.
Sleeping Bear Dunes Tour
The breathtaking Sleeping Bear Dunes is the most beautiful
nature-scape in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. Towering 460 feet
above the blue waters of Lake Michigan, the Dunes are the prime feature
of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Enjoy the famous Dune Climb,
the Maritime Museum, The Cannery (historic boat museum), the Philip
A. Hart Visitor Center, ranger-led walks and talks, Campfire
Programs, the Junior Ranger Program and canoeing, boating and hiking
the park’s 13 trail systems. Saturday, June 17,
1:00–5:00 p.m. Busses depart from the hotel at 1:00. Wear
proper footwear, and bring a jacket or sweater. $50
Tall Ship Wine Tasting Cruise
Join us aboard the schooner Manitou, one of the largest sailing
vessels on the Great Lakes, Saturday, June 17 from 3:00–5:00 p.m.
Enjoy a unique adventure as you discover the beauty of Grand Traverse
Bay from the deck of this majestic sailing vessel. The Tall Ship
Manitou is a replica of an 1800s “coasting” cargo schooner,
similar to those that sailed the Great Lakes and the Atlantic Ocean.
While aboard, you will sample a medley of wines from Leelanau Cellars
and dine on the savory Mediterranean cuisine of Silver Swan Homemade
Foods. Gifts from Leelanau Cellars will be raffled at the end of the
cruise. $75 per person.