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The Lake Express high-speed ferry will host a special event on May 5 to benefit AWRI.






Join Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI) and the Lake Express
as we celebrate one of our most precious resources – water!


Lake Express logo "Lakers on Lake Michigan"
May 5, 2012
Lake Express Muskegon Terminal
1918 Lakeshore Drive, Muskegon, MI
AWRI logo

This family-friendly event includes special excursions on the Lake Express, fun activities, and information on how AWRI and the Lake Express promote Muskegon's Blue Water Economy.  Optional behind-the-scenes ferry tours and opportunities to meet members of the ship’s crew are also available.

Members of the Lakeside District, Lake Express’ neighborhood, as well as staff from the Muskegon County Convention and Visitors Bureau will be on hand to assist with the festivities of the day.

Come and meet Grand Valley State University’s mascot “Louie the Laker” and kids can even have their face painted for free!

Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the event.

All proceeds from this event will benefit AWRI’s mission to integrate research, education, and outreach to enhance and preserve freshwater resources.

Timeline of events:
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Open house in terminal, ship tours - $2 suggested donation per person. 
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ticketed excursion on Lake Express
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Open house in terminal
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Tours of Lake Express Ferry - $2 suggested donation per person
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Ticketed excursion on Lake Express

To purchase tickets, visit: www.lake-express.com/event

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