The Mackinac Bridge takes center stage on Labor Day

September 3, 2012

Bridge at Twilight 1562-12

Bridge at Twilight 1562-12, photo by StacyN – MichiganMoments

Right now thousands of people are participating in the Mackinac Bridge Walk, an Michigan tradition that began on Labor Day of 1958 and has continued every year since then. While just 68 people made that first walk, it now averages over 50,000 people. You can tune in for some shots from the Mackinac Bridge Cam and see one from this morning on the Michigan in Pictures Facebook.

If you’d like a little Labor Day reading, I heartily recommend How Labor Won Its Day from the Detroit News Rearview Mirror.

See Stacy’s photo bigger and see some more cool shots of this Michigan icon in her Mackinac Bridge slideshow.

Much (much) more about the Mackinac Bridge on Michigan in Pictures!

3 Responses to “The Mackinac Bridge takes center stage on Labor Day”

  1. Mike Says:

    What a great view.


  2. [...] northern push as see at sunset at Ludington State Park (or see the DNR site). I know this is twice in a week for Stacy, but I guess that’s just how it is [...]


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