Nautical Festival 2021  Saturday









37th Nautical City Run/Walk For Health

Sponsored by Thunder Bay Therapy and Sports Medicine,Citizens National Bank and Tendercare Rogers City

Hosted by RCHS Cross Country Team,

Registration 6pm-8pm on Friday at 206 N 1st Street


7am to 8:15am At Lakeside Pavilion

Start times: 1-Mile Run/Walk 8:30am

 6K Open Run/Walk approx. 9:00 am



Nautical City Festial Men's & Women's

Slow Pitch Softball Tournament

At various fields. Organized by PIC Softball League. For more information call:

Men's (Eric 989-306-2336)

 Women's (Karl 989-734-4021)

8am to 11am


Knights Of Columbus Scholarship Breakfast

Featuring: Potato Pancakes & all the fixin's

8:00 am to 11:00 am, at St. Ignatius School Gym.

Cost: Adults $7.00

Children 6-12yr $5.00

 5yr and under free.


Beach Volleyball Tournament

Hosted by Kristy Smolinski

4 on 4 Coed (1 female min. per team)

Registration: $15.00 per player, Prizes for first and second place

More Information:, Kristy - 989-733-0409


9am to 3:00pm


Nautical City Festival Antique And Classic Car Show

Sponsored by: Bishop Chevorlet


Location: Westminster Park

Registration 8:00AM to 11:00 AM

 pre-registration $15

 day of show $20



Spitzer Tournament (26th Annual)

Sponsored by the Serviceman's Club

Location: Service Men's Club. Contact is Larry Haselhuhn (734-4510) to register.



Don't Forget to Visit Our Sponsor

Huron Nation Bank is independently owned and is managed by experienced professionals
with strong ties to the area.



Kiddie Games

Sponsored by the Zonta Club
At the Band Shell area, for ages 3-10.

Kiddie Tractor Pull after games, ages 4-7

 pre-register with parent


10am - 2pm


RC Fire Dept "Open House"

All equipment on display at Fire Hall


10am - 4pm


40 Mile Point Lighthouse

Lighthouse Tower Open to the Public


10am - 5pm


Print Your Own T-Shirt:

Sponsored by Rogers City Screen Arts

Children can make their own T-shirt until 5:00 pm at Rogers City Screen Arts for a nominal fee. Ages 4 and up


10am to 1pm


Rosco the Clown at the Craft Show


10am to 5pm


Juried Arts & Crafts Show

Courthouse Square


10 am. - 7 pm.


 Presque Isle Pieceable Lighthouse Quilters Display

FREE admission at the Rogers City Elementary School Gym, 100's of beautiful quilts, Wall hangings and

Quilted apparel on display.


10 am. - 4pm.


 "Touch a Truck"


 A chance for "kids" of every age to get up close to all sorts

of big trucks and heavy equipment and talk with the operators. On Michigan Ave. in front of the Bradley House.




10:30 am., 1:00, 3:30, and 6:00 pm.


We have received notification that the Appledore IV
WILL NOT be coming to Rogers City.

The decision is final.

The Museum will issue refunds to those who
  purchased tickets. This will take place
at the Museum Annex


10am & 1 pm


Tour Carmeuse Calcite Plant


Narrated Bus Tour of the Worlds largest Limestone quarry: Children $5 and Adults $10 Tour lasts 90 - 120 minutes. Purchase tickets at the PI County Historical Museum Gift Shop or by calling (989) 734-0123

BUS TOURS leave from the PICH Museum Annex, 175-185 W. Michigan Ave.




Food Court @ Court House Square

Pulled Pork Sandwiches sponsored

by Peace Lutheran Church


Walking Tacos, Coney Dogs, Hot Dogs & Sloppy Joes

by RC Masonic Lodge


Hot N Fresh Almonds,  

by Natural Helpers



Whitefish Sandwiches, Plath's hot dogs/brats, hand cut fries sponsored by Kiwanis Fish Shack




Buffalo Burgers & Brats on the Lawn of the Museum

Presque Isle County Historical Museum's Bradley House, 176 W. Michigan Ave.

11am - Midnight @ the Big Tent


Nowicki's Sausage Shoppe

Serving their homemade, ‘world famous', ‘Brats' & Polish Dogs, 3 Specialty flavors & 3 Classic flavors
Midnight Blues BBQ - serving all sorts of
"Southern Home Cooking" BBQ meats & sides!




Strawberry Shortcake & Ice Cream Social

Westminster Church grounds across from the Car Show

12 pm -12:30 am


Rogers City Servicemen's Club
171 West Erie Street
Open to the public, nonmembers welcome all weekend long


12pm - 4pm


Archery, Shotgun and 22 Rifle Shooting

Sponsored by the PIC Sportsman Club

At: Presque Isle county Sportsman's Club 1 ½ miles west of Adrian's Sport Shop

Ages 7-13 instructed and supervised by Certifies Range Office. All equipment provided. Must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.



Horseshoe Tournament

Hosted by the Knights of Columbus

Alongside Lakeside Tent, register at time of event



Exhibit: "Helping Hands"

honoring area individuals and Organizations that assist those in need, locally and around the World

Presque Isle County Historical Museum
176 W. Michigan Ave.

FREE admission.




Tour Metz fire sites


Visit sites of the disastrous 1908 fire. Approx. 2 ½ - 3 hours. $10 Adults, $5 children 12 and under. Purchase tickets at the PI County Historical Museum Gift Shop or by calling
(989) 734-0123.

BUS TOURS leave from the PICH Museum gift shop.




"A Taste of Michigan"

 Wine & Craft Beer tasting by Alpena Beverage -

Featuring live entertainment while a variety of Michigan Wines and Craft brews are available for sampling including Local Knabe's products as well as varieties from the surrounding area.



Nowicki's Brat Eating Contest

Location: Big Tent

$10 per person for the first 12 people who sign up between 11am -11:30am


3 pm


Rosco The Clown and Friends:

This entertainment for children will be held at the Courthouse Square


3 PM


Antique And Classic Car Show Cruise

Route: 2nd Street to Orchard St. to Third Street to

Depot Street


7:00 pm


"The tragic Metz Fire of 1908"  


Sponsored by the Presque Isle Library and Historical Museum at Rogers City Theater. Narrated slide presentation by Mark Thompson deatiling the massive fire that destroyed much of Presque Isle County, killing 37 people. Free will donation with proceeds to the Library and Museum.

9:30PM to 1:30AM


Saturday Night Dance in the Tent

Featuring: "No Baloney Band"

Admission $6.00

Please remember that all activities/prices are subject to

 change without notice.