If nobody is at the marked spot, the city could remove the sheets or caution tape.
The weather forecast is definitely summer-like for Grand Haven’s big weekend.
Harbor Transit will be halting some of its services on Saturday, Aug. 4, in response to the event-filled Coast Guard Festival day.
U.S. citizenship ceremony takes place on flight deck of Escanaba on Wednesday morning.
A one-man City of Holland firefighting team, backed up by three Grand Haven Township firefighters, took the 2018 Coast Guard Festival Waterball trophy Wednesday evening in downtown Grand Haven.
“This is a great turnout,” said John Boeve, a former puller for the Grand City Skiers.
Waterfront Stadium was alive with music Monday evening as 20 competitors took to the stage for the annual Festival Idol singing competition.
Gary Pressnell drove up to Grand Haven from South Bend, Indiana, on Monday to watch the Coast Guard Festival Parade of Ships. He was one of thousands who lined the Grand Haven channel for the annual event.
The crew aboard the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Escanaba lined the ship’s railings, reveling in the welcome they received during Monday’s parade of ships into Grand Haven’s harbor.
And Scholten was the first award-winner to be called.
Twenty-three cardboard boats and their sailors provided the anticipated thrills and spills in the third annual Coast Guard Festival Cardboard Boat Race Saturday afternoon.
FERRYSBURG — Fair skies, warm temperatures and a pleasant breeze greeted a few hundred people who enjoyed the community aspect of the Coast Guard Festival at the annual Community Picnic held Sunday afternoon at Coast Guard Park.
The current U.S. Coast Guard cutter named Escanaba will be one of three ships to visit Grand Haven’s port during this year’s festival. It will be joined by the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Neah Bay and the Canadian Coast Guard’s Constable Carriere.
The Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival kicks off!
The cinematography for a documentary claiming it has solved the mystery of an infamous hijacking of an airliner nearly 47 years ago was done at a small home studio in Grand Haven.