November 9, 2017

#GrandPhotoContest2017

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It is time for the annual Grand Hotel Photo Contest! Submit your favorite photo from 2017 for a chance to win a stay on our 131st Birthday, July 10, 2018. It's EASY! Submit your favorite photo from your stay this season via Facebook, Twitter (@GrandHotelMI), or Instagram (@grandhotelmichigan) and use the hashtag #GrandPhotoContest2017 and #AmericasSummerPlace for a chance to win. You can submit on your o....[ Read more ]
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 October 30, 2017

2017 Closing of Grand Hotel

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It has been another Grand season and the past few weeks we’ve been winding down with summer like temperatures for fall, which led to colors changing a little later than normal. As the Grand Lady prepares to rest for another winter, 2017 proved to be another remarkable season. This past weekend guests traveled from all over the United States and beyond for Somewhere in Time Weekend. It was our ....[ Read more ]
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 October 6, 2017

Be an Art Critic 2017 – Grand guests voted for their favorite pieces in the 2017 Manoogian Exhibit “Art That Moves Us”

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Grand Guests voted for their favorite pieces in the  2017 Manoogian Exhibit "Art That Moves Us" Mackinac Island summer residents and philanthropists, Jane and Richard Manoogian, share with Grand Hotel each season a world-class art exhibit from their personal collection featuring a variety of paintings from 19th and 20th century artists. After graduating from Yale University and providing fina....[ Read more ]
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 October 4, 2017

2018 Grand Hotel Needle Art Seminar – Get Inspired!

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G e T  I n S p I r E d! May 6 - 11, 2018 Grand Hotel is delighted to once again host its 9th Annual Spring Needle Art Seminar featuring textile artists from across the United States to bring you the latest and most innovative techniques of your favorite textile craft from quilting to appliqué and embroidery. You will find inspiration from five talented artists who will demonstrate various creati....[ Read more ]
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 September 26, 2017

The Grand Experience: Celebrating 50 years of travel, partnership and family

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This story is written by Ann Conklin, Executive Director of mParks. She shares the history and relationship between the Michigan Recreation and Park Association and Grand Hotel for the past fifty years. More than 150,000 seniors have visited since 1967 to experience Grand Hotel! We appreciate the partnership and the tradition it has become for so many every year. Today marks the arrival of one of 4 trips t....[ Read more ]
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