Cardboard boat race
Each June a variety of watercraft made only of duct tape and carboard race on the canal between Houghto and Hancock. One of the most coveted award s the Titanic Award for the most spectacular sinking.
- Sailing and Boating
Parade of Nations
For a low population area Houghton county has a rather diverse ethnic culture due to two local universities. We celebrate our differences each year with our Parade of Nations. It is wonderful for all cultures to get together and share food, music, dance, and respect.