Anchor Day Schedule of Events
Sponsored By Empire Area Community Center (EACC)
A Michigan Registered 501 (C) 3 Public Charity
Friday, July 18th.
What: Anchor Day Movies
Where:Empire Town Hall
Sponsored By: Empire Museum
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 19th.
What: Fishing Contest
Where: All Local Inland Lakes
Sponsored By: Empire Outdoors / Soni Aylsworth 231-326-5433
Time: 6:00 A.M. till 12:00 Noon
Species: Bass & Pike (Please use live wells or stringers to keep the fish alive)
What: Anchor Day Run
Where: Empire Beach Park Pavilion
Sponsored By: Darby Trapp
Time: 8:45 A.M. Registration, 9:00 A.M. Race
What: Anchor Day Parade
Where: Front Street
Sponsored By: EACC / Questions Call Gerry Shiffman 231-326-2509
Time: 2:00 P.M.
Line Up: 1:30 @ Apple Barn
What: Lions Club BBQ Chicken Dinner
Sponsored By: Empire Lions
Time: 2:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M.
What: Street Dance with live music by “Streaker”
Where: Union Street Between Front & Alley Beside Town Hall
Sponsored By: Sleeping Bear Surf and Kayak Shop
Time: 7:00 P.M. till 11:00 P.M.
*The Sleeping Bear Surf and Kayak Shop are funding the entire cost of the band*