welcome to the les cheneaux
antique and wooden boat show

The Les Cheneaux antique wooden Boat show and Festival of Arts is held in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the Village of Hessel, Michigan. Founded in 1978, the event is held every year on the second Saturday in August.

2019 Mail In registration Form

Brochure and Registration Form

schedule of events

Boat Show Cruises offered by Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry

Contact Information:
(906) 484-2821

Friday August 9th, 2019
Classic Car Show - Registration, Library 10am to Noon
Motorcycles welcome this year!
Awards 4:30 pm
Downtown Cedarville
Cedarville Trojans Athletic Boosters-Whitefish or Chicken Dinner
5 to 7 pm Cedarville High School

Saturday August 10th, 2019

*Boat Show - All events at Hessel Marina
*Pancake Breakfast -7am to 11am
*Opening Ceremony- 10am
*Festival of Arts 10 am to 5 pm
*Juried Art Show
 Throughout the Day on the lawn
*Food Concessions- 10 am to 5 pm
*Channel Cruise exploring the beautiful Les Cheneaux Islands 11am, 1pm, and 3 pm departing from Hessel on
Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry.
*Awards Ceremony-4 pm

Watch the Woodies as they
leave the docks following the awards ceremony!