Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival

Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival (HM1O59)

Location: Grand Haven, MI 49417 Ottawa County
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N 43° 3.604', W 86° 14.416'

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Grand Haven treasures its relationship with the United States Coast Guard, and the annual Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival is a celebrated tradition. What started in 1924 as a picnic and rowing competition among Coast Guard personnel has become a midsummer city-wide gathering of over 350,000 people for food and family-friendly fun. The events are given deeper meaning by the National Coast Guard Memorial Service at Escanaba Park, remembering not only those lost crew members of the Escanaba but also honoring all men and women of the United States Coast Guard who have lost their lives while serving our country.
HM NumberHM1O59
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Date Added Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 561864 N 4767765
Decimal Degrees43.06006667, -86.24026667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 3.604', W 86° 14.416'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 3' 36.24" N, 86° 14' 24.96" W
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Area Code(s)616
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 663-673 S Harbor Dr, Grand Haven MI 49417, US
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