By Paul Schmitt
The community of Algoma will be buzzing with excitement and activity this weekend as the 31st annual Shanty Days celebration kicks off today. The three-day “Celebration of the Lake” event includes a couple new activities this year, according to Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Sara Krouse.
Krouse says the festival includes the famous parade at noon on Saturday, juried arts and crafts fair, a 5K run, beach volleyball, fishing contest, car show and fireworks display over the lake to cap off the weekend on Sunday evening at dusk. You can find a link to the complete schedule of activities of Shanty Days with this story online.