1st Annual Maritime Days Ice Jam
Friday, March 14 thru Sunday, March 16

downtown Marine City, at the beach

How much fun can you pack into a winter weekend?


Join us for an entire weekend of family fun, and support a few very good causes. 

* Polar Bear Plunge                                                  * Chili Cook-Off
* Live Music                                                                 * Great food!

* Beer Tent                                                                  * Rock-Climbing Wall
* Inflatables for the kids                                          * Euchre Tournament

* Mechanical Bull 

Schedule of events: 
 
Friday, March 14
5:00 p.m.: opening ceremony
5:30 p.m.: live music with Ken Miller 
                   $2 cover charge with canned food item for Downriver Helping Hands or $3 cover
7:00 p.m.: euchre tournament ($5 per person or $10 per two-person team; winning team takes 50% cash prize)
9:00 p.m.: live music with Poacher's Moon
11:30 p.m.: last call
Midnight: beer tent closes
 
Saturday, March 15
Noon:        Kid's Zone opens ($10 all-day, all-access wristband per child)
2:00 p.m.: live music with 3rd Generation
5:00 p.m.: Contenstant set-up for chili cook-off begins
5:30 p.m.: live music with The Grooveriders 
                   $2 cover charge with canned food item for Downriver Helping Hands or $3 cover
6:00 p.m.: chili cook-off, hosted by the Marine City High School Cross-Country Team
                   $5 to sample the chilis and vote for your favorite!
8:00 p.m.: Cook-off winners announced (3 categories, with a $50 cash prize for "People's Choice"), cover charge begins again
9:00 p.m.: live music with The Meldrum Brothers
11:30 p.m.: last call
Midnight: beer tent closes
 
Sunday, March 16:
10:00 a.m.: Pancake breakfast til noon (donation requested) hosted by the Washington Life Center Veteran's Group
Noon:          polar bear plunge sign-in
                     Kid's Zone opens ($10 all-day, all-access wristband per child)
1:30 p.m.: live music with Killer Vibe
2:00 p.m.:   polar bear plunge! Brr! 
4:00 p.m.:   Awards and closing ceremony
 
*event schedule subject to change without notice. 
We'd like to thank our generous sponsors for their continued support! 
(click the images to visit our sponsors' websites)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other sponsors include: 

Quilting Dreams 

Marine City Dental

McDonald's in Marine City

ACMS Chiropractor