This festival is held in Bay City. There will pirate reenactments and a lot of people dress in period costumes. This should be a fun day and should offer a lot of opportunities to photograph. For more information about the festival go to: http://tallshipcelebration.com/
Admission to the festival is $8.00.
The lighthouse tour is $7.00 and it takes an hour and a half. You get there by boat.
Tall ship deck tours require a "Souvenoir Passport" to be purchased. It is good for all 3 days of the event. The cost is $8 before June 30 and $10 after June 30. These may be purchased in advance on their website.
The web address is: http://tallshipcelebration.com/
More details to follow about where we will meet up at.
If you would like to stay for the weekend, I would suggest that you book a hotel now as I am sure they will fill up fast.