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With over public 100,000 votes, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was named the "Most Beautiful Place in America" on ABC's Good Morning America. Watch as the winner was announced live on television in, "Most Beautiful Place in America Revealed!"
After Sleeping Bear Dunes was nominated, ABC News narrowed down the vast number of nominations to ten and announced them, two-by-two each morning on the show. Watch as Michigan's hidden gem is introduced in, "Most Beautiful Places: Point Reyes, Sleeping Bear Dunes."
Watch nationally-recognized American chef, Mario Batali, praise Sleeping Bear Dunes and the surrounding area in the ABC segment, "Mario Batali on Wonders of Sleeping Bear Dunes."
- 10th Annual Running Bear Run 26 July 2016
- Music on the Mountain with Levi Britton 4 August 2016 Live music on top of Bay Mountain at The Homestead
- Port Oneida Fair 12 August 2016 Take a step back in time at the two-day Port Oneida Fair to experience life as it was in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
- August Star Party 13 August 2016 Celebrate the last day of the Port Oneida Fair with a dual Star Party event. Observe the beautiful summer Night Sky constellations, along with the moon, Mars, Saturn and possibly a few bright Perseid meteors.