Celebrate Fudge at the Mackinac Island Fudge Festival
August 21-23, 2015
Fudge on the Rocks Island bartenders create frothy fudge-ilicious concoctions to tickle your inner fudgie. Ongoing all weekend.
2-6pm Michigan Beer Tastings at Draught House serving up their favorite Michigan Beers including Arbor Brewing Company’s Mackinac Island Fudge Stout!
Friday, August 21
3-5pm Mackinac Island Beer Tasting at Pink Pony.
6-9pm Mary’s Bistro Fudge Dinner-Ryba’s Fudge inspired dinner & desserts and don’t forget to get things started with their fabulous Ryba’s Fudge Martini!
Saturday, August 22
10am Ryba’s Fudge Loompahs Golden Ticket Delivery. See the loompahs deliver the Golden Tickets to the select fudge shops on Main Street with Lars, the most magnificent Friesian Horse.
Daddy I Want The Golden Ticket Giveaway! and Fudge Making Demonstrations
Every hour from 1-6pm Your favorite Mackinac Island Fudge Shop will set aside 100 boxes of fudge and hide a Golden Ticket! Purchase fudge for your chance to win a 2016 Mackinac Island Vacation! Each shop will also celebrate the fudge making process with an in depth demonstration and free samples!
1pmFudge Making Demonstration and Golden Ticket Giveaway – Murdick’s Fudge Shop (Located across the street from Lilac Tree Suites and Spa)
2pm Fudge Making Demonstration and Golden Ticket Giveaway- Ryba’s Fudge Shop (Located at the head of the Star Line Dock)
3pm Fudge Making Demonstration and Golden Ticket Giveaway- Joann’s Fudge Shop (Located next to Main Street Inn and Suites)
4pm Fudge Making Demonstration and Golden Ticket Giveaway- May’s Candy and Fudge (Located on the corner of Main and Astor)
5pm Fudge Making Demonstration and Golden Ticket Giveaway- Sander’s Candy and Fudge (Located inside the Bicycle Street Inn)
3-5pm Mackinac Island Beer Tasting at Pink Pony
6-9pm Mary’s Bistro Fudge Dinner-Ryba’s Fudge inspired dinner & desserts and don’t forget to get things started with their fabulously delicious Ryba’s Fudge Martini
Fun-Day Fudge- Day on a Sunday, August 23rd
12:30pm Mackinac Island Fudge Giveaway! First 100 kids to check in at Windermere Point receive a 1/2 lb box of fudge!
1-3pm Draught House’s Beer and Fudge Tasting
1pm Great Turtle Slow Ride, hit the brakes! Go as slow as possible without setting a foot on the ground to balance. Prizes including an overnight stay at Windermere Hotel and Fudge Baskets! Windermere Point.
1:30 Sugar Relay. Teams of four compete at carrying bags of sugar on picturesque Windermere Point! Teams aged 15 and under will try to cross the finish line first with a 25 lb. bag of sugar while teams with participants 16 years old and up will carry a 50 lb bag of sugar.