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2022 Empire Asparagus Festival Schedule of Events

Posted on by Annabel Skrocki •

2022 Empire Asparagus Festival Schedule of Events Festival Admission: $5 Children Under 16 Free – Saturday, June 4th 5k Kick Yer Ass-paragus Fun Run/Walk 9am: Registration 10am: Race Starts at the Empire Public Beach Enjoy a scenic run by the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan and finish at the pavilion for refreshments and prizes. All […]

Beach Reinforcement Efforts

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Great Lakes water levels made headlines all year. During 2019, Great Lakes water levels reached or tied their highest readings from the last 100 years. Many Lake Michigan shoreline communities are addressing erosion and property damage as a result. Water levels are projected to decline over the next few months as is customary during the […]

Fourth Annual Memorial Drag Race

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Family-friend Event Honors the Legacy of Local Snowmobiler The fourth annual Roy Taghon Memorial Snowmobile Drag Race took place on January 12, 2019, at the Empire Airport. The event honors the legacy of Empire local Roy Taghon, who was an avid snowmobiler and musician. Money raised through the event helps to fund the Roy Taghon […]