Madeline Island Murals

Learn Madeline Island history while strolling downtown La Pointe.

The Angus Cheese House and Transportation murals are located at the Madeline Island Heritage Center, 273 Colonel Woods Avenue. The Peterson Night mural is located at Island Carvers,  N662 Main Street. The Poppy mural is located behind the Parkside Condominiums, Main Street across from Joni’s Beach.

All murals designed and  painted by Holly Tourdot. The Angus Cheese House, Transportation Mural and Peterson Music Night Murals were supported by a grant from the La Pointe Center for the Arts and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.  Additional funding  for the Peterson Night Mural was provided by Island Carvers.

Sand Castle Day

Sandcastle Day – August 17, 2019

Come test your skills at sand sculpting during Big Bay State Park’s Sandcastle Day! This is a free family event (vehicle admissions sticker required for park entry). Prizes will be awarded for Best Overall, Best Creature, Best Lake Superior Theme, and Best “Story” for your design.
Grab your shovels, buckets and creativity for a fun-filled day along our beautiful Barrier Beach. Groups or individuals of all ages are welcome to participate.   Registration begins at 12noon with judging at 3pm.
For additional information on rules please call the park at 715-747-6425.