Dancing on Mackinac Island, MI
Put on your dancing shoes and join in the fun nightly on Mackinac Island. The Grand Hotel’s Terrace Room invites all to dance with Alex Graham and Grand Hotel Orchestra nightly starting at 9:30pm. The dress code must be observed, men in suits and ties, women in their finest and this along with the jazz orchestra makes for a glamorous night out.
Horn’s Gaslight Bar is known for their legendary Booty Night with DJ Brevin. Islanders, employees and tourists get down to the boogie all night long from about 10:30pm every Wednesday.
Zumba African Dance Exercise at Lilac Tree Hotel is the place to be early morning to stretch, work out and learn new moves with the enthusiastic Zumba dance instructors. For times, call (906) 847-6575.
In addition, several of the Island pubs bring in DJs periodically throughout the summer. The best way to find out what is happening nightly, is to stop by the Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau on Main Street or pick up the Mackinac Island Town Crier newspaper for up to date happenings.
For those interested in Irish dance and want to learn more about the irish culture and identity, the Ardan Academy of Irish Dance offer a free workshop during the annual Lilac Festival in addition to performing at A Taste of Mackinac each June.