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Jack Pine Lumberjack Show

Us-23, Mackinaw City, MI
+1 231-436-5225
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Awesome show!

Had a great time at this show. The "Iron Jacks" have seriously amazing skills. This is a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mindy C
Buchanan, Michigan
Kids loved it and so did grandma.

Went as a family with an 8 and 9 year old and their grandmother. Everyone had a great time. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John S
Saint Clair, Michigan
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Experience World Champion Lumberjacks in a fast paced action packed lumberjack competition, a Mackinaw City MUST SEE! Shows at Jack Pine Lumberjack Shows are approximately an hour long, delivered in a competition format, in which the audience is divided up into two rival logging camps, each camp cheering for their lumberjack. It demostrates the turn of the century skills of the lumberjack including chopping, sawing, axe throwing, cross-cut sawing, speed climbing and logrolling. In addition to the competition, there is also a chain saw carving demonstration. The show educates the audience in the rich history of Michigan's logging past. It is fast paced, up-beat and keeps the audience involved. A fun show for the entire family, children under the age of 5 are free!
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“log rolling” (20 reviews)
“all ages” (49 reviews)
“whole family” (22 reviews)
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Us-23, Mackinaw City, MI
+1 231-436-5225
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time at this show. The "Iron Jacks" have seriously amazing skills. This is a great show for all ages. A definite must see!

Thank Mindy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went as a family with an 8 and 9 year old and their grandmother. Everyone had a great time. Very fun show. The crowd is small enough to make it feel intimate, but big enough to have a good time. They split the crowd to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lumberjacks were very entertaining to watch and were very good at what they did. The announcer explained each of the lumberjack contests and explained some of the finer points of lumberjacks without going on for too long. The had some funny (corny) jokes and...More

Thank jstock2431
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening event for the whole family after a trip to the island or exploring around Mackinaw City. These professional lumberjacks will show you all the stuff that they do in competition including the log rolling speed climbing Crosscut saw speed chainsaw. Very interactive very...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the youngest to the oldest. There were lots of us (3 generations) and everyone had a good time. Entertaining and educational

Thank Kymm N
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We were in mackinaw city visiting. We went the the show for second year in a row. Very entertaining! Entire group loved it! Very family friendly. You get up close and personal with the lumber jacks.

Thank Cheri M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My husband and I went to this show in late July, we had a great time! The MC and the two lumberjacks were all entertaining. I was pleasantly surprised, I wasn't sure what to expect or if us as adults would enjoy it. If we...More

Thank Nicoleinwi
Reviewed 4 August 2017

My wife saw the sign from the road and wanted to go. I was skeptical. Luckily, she won out. The show was fun to watch. You could tell that everyone involved was well "rehearsed" and that the show had been thought out in advance. It...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I went with my Mom and 10 month old baby. The show is about an hour and we really liked it! It was close to our hotel and the price was decent. The two lumberjacks compete against one another and it is a fun atmosphere...More

Thank Traci H
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Came to town for 1 night, wanted do something special before dinner, saw this on TripAdvisor and decided to give it a shot. Very happy we did !!! Good for all ages, lots of fun for the young and very educating for the adults with...More

Thank Alon T
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Questions & Answers
24 June 2016|
Response from Derek1717 | Property representative |
Yes the seating is first come first serve our arena holds around 500 people. We begin letting people in 30 min before show time. We perform shows every evening at 7:30 and Matinee shows on Wednesday's and Saturday's at 2pm... More