Mackinac Island Media Contacts
Welcome to our media page where past and present accolades, media events, articles and all press-related information about the Island is archived.
For media inquires:
Tim Hygh 517-582-3414 cell or toll free at 800-454-5227
Executive Director-Mackinac Island Tourism
Alison Silk 906-430-8088 cell or toll free at 800-454-5227
Assistant Director-Mackinac Island Tourism
Media writers and producers looking for a complete FAM tour of the Island are always welcome. Media rates are available at most Island accommodations. Black out dates do apply and mid-week tours are encouraged. To book a FAM tour, email us.
Mackinac Island Tourism maintains an electronic photo library of our area that includes stills and 8 minute reel of iconic Mackinac Island video footage.
Why Mackinac Island?
Mackinac Island is continually being recognized as a top travel destination by trusted well-known sources.
Best U.S Island Destination – Islands.com
Top Ten Christmas Towns, #6 – HGTV
Top 10 Car- Free Destination in the world, #5 – Sherman’s Travel
Best Island Destination in the World, #5 – National Geographic
Best Wedding Destination in the U.S. – DesinationWedding.com
100 Best Midwest Small- Town Getaways – Midwest Living
Top Family – Friendly Beach Town - Nerd Wallet Travel
Grand Hotel- America’s Best All Inclusive Resorts – Travel + Leisure
Best Family Vacation Destination – Away.com
America’s Grandest Hotels, #6: Grand Hotel – The Huffington Post
100 Places to take your Kids – Frommers
America’s Prettiest Parks: Mackinac Island State Parks - Yahoo Travel