4th of July Celebration
after the 10:00 PM Bridge Opening
Gather along the Channel to Celebrate the Charlevoix Bridge Lighting Project come to Light.
Please wear Red, White and Blue to honor our Veterans.
Sponsored by Charlevoix ACE
Charlevoix ACE will be passing out American Flags and t-shirts
Tim Nixon from Lite 96.3 will be the event MC.
The Charlevoix Memorial Bascule Bridge was dedicated to the World War II Veterans.
Originally approved in 1940 the bridge was put on hold due to WWII.
Construction started in 1947 and was completed and opened on June 27, 1949.
We celebrate our Veterans and their Memorial Bridge for the 70th Anniversary.
To learn more about the 160 year history of the bridge
join Dave Miles of the Charlevoix Historical Society for a presentation
June 18th 6:30-7:30 at the Charlevoix Public Library.