Wednesday, August 2

8:30 a.m.

Coast Guard softball tournament at Mulligans Hollow.

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival, together with the Four Pointes Center for Successful Aging, announces the sixth annual Senior Day. This event is aimed at providing a day of fun activities, wellness information, community spirit, and the most up to date information for our population over 50 years old.

1 to 3 p.m.

Ship tours: Tours are free but schedules are subject to change. 2017 ships that will be joining us at Escanaba Park are USCGC Mackinaw, USCGC Alder, USCGC Bristol Bay, USCGC Biscayne Bay, and CCGC Constable Carriere!

2 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Downtown carnival: Located on Washington Avenue from Harbor Drive to Third Street. The annual Coast Guard Festival Carnival strives to provide a friendly environment for adults and children alike. Furnishing the midway with over two dozen carnival rides, family friendly games, professional food concessions in our food court, and guest amenities like an on-site ATM and help desk, there is something to appease the whole family.

5 p.m.

Coast Guard Retirees Dinner at The Eagles at Columbus and 2nd Street.

6 to 8 p.m.

Ship tours (cont.)

6 p.m.

Waterball Competition: Watch a friendly competition including members of the public safety departments, local fire departments and the United States Coast Guard personnel. Located on Washington between 3rd and 4th Streets.

7 p.m.

Lakeshore Big Band on the Lake Trust Credit Union Waterfront Stage.