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TIP-UP TOWN USA 2018

TIP-UP TOWN USA 2018
  • TIP UP TOWN USA 2018

  • Friday,  January 19 - Sunday,  January 28

  • Daily times may vary

  • DNR Boat Launch

  • 100 Town Line Road, north of M-55

Friday,  January 19 to Sunday,  January 28

A Michigan tradition:

68th Annual Event Schedule Here (click)

January 19-20-21

January 26-27-28

WILD WEST Theme 2018

What more can we say?  This is truly Michigans’ Winter Water Wonderland festival.  Successfully organized by the Houghton Lake Chamber of Commerce, and held on last two weekends of January each year.  Your purchased $10 badge includes access to most events listed below plus FREE Parking and Shuttle Service to the site (from Houghton Lake High School):

Chance at TUT Grand Drawing $3000 prize, Ice fishing contest – shanty contest – 5k run – parade – polar bear dip – petting zoo-  wood carving – vendors – family fun tent – outdoor stage entertainment – adult beverage tent – live bands, snow machine drag races – vintage snowmobiles – “Tip” the polar bear mascot – carnival rides – giant ice slide – kids games – pony rides – poker run – two Saturday night fireworks – warming tents – chili cookoff – dog sleds – tip up town jail – kids medallion hunt, IWPA sanctioned dog sled weight pulls and more chilly fun!  Park at HL High School, with free shuttle to TUT site!

98.5 WUPS and 92.1 WTWS The Twister

are the OFFICIAL RADIO STATIONS 

of Tip-Up Town and the Polar Bear Dip!

Stop by and join all our DJ’s: Tammy Thompson,  Craig Russell, Steve Claussen, Carmi and Niki T. for some winter fun!  Our jocks will also be stage hosts in the Beverage Tent on Friday nights 6-10p and Saturdays 12-6p

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IMPORTANT LINKS BELOW:

2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

2018 BADGES $10 ENTRY

MUSIC STAGE IN BEVERAGE TENT 

2018 FISHING CONTEST RULES

2018 MEDALLION HUNT RULES

FIREWORKS BOTH SATURDAYS AT DUSK

2018 NEW THIS YEAR!

2018 TIP-UP TOWN USA QUEEN coming soon

2018 ICE BREAKER CONTEST  i$2000 Ice Fishing Package

2018 SHANTY CONTEST

2018 TUT POLAR BEAR DIP FACEBOOK   

Note:  The Queens’ jump will benefit Lions Club of Houghton Lake, please donate to it.  Registration of $10 Dip Fee will benefit TUT Committee.

ICE SCULPTOR CONTEST

2018 RODEO ON SUNDAY JAN. 28th inside Beverage Tent at 12 noon

2018 ICE DRAG RACES JAN 26-27-28 IN EAST BAY AREA

TIP-UP TOWN USA – FACEBOOK  Merchandise to buy!

HOUGHTON LAKE TOURISM & CONVENTION BUREAU

$10.00

Admission: AVAILABLE UPON ENTRY

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