Schedule of Events

***Times are subject to change, please make sure you check back to ensure you have the most recent information***

Friday, January 6

Friday Events will all be held at the Newberry American Legion

7964 State Highway M123, Newberry, MI 49868

  • Friday 6:30PM Volunteer Meeting
  • Friday 7:00PM Registration Check-In
    • Please make sure you arrive in time so you can receive all necessary paperwork and your race bib, sign our sponsor banners, and have Vet Records checked BEFORE the driver’s meeting
  • Friday 7:30PM Mandatory Driver’s Meeting
  • Silent Auction will be open and available to bid!

Saturday, January 7

  • SATURDAY RACES START — Saturday 9:00AM — Muskallonge Lake State Park
    • The Junior Class will kick us off on Saturday morning at 9:00AM. Other classes to follow after conclusion of the Junior event.
    • MUSHERS: Parking lot will be open by 6AM. Early Parking is encouraged!! Vet Checks start at 7:30AM
  • Concessions:
    • Styes Guys UP BBQ will be present!
      • Hot food, Hot chocolate, & Coffee!!
    • Warming Fire
  • Saturday Evening Dinner! — Newberry American Legion
    • Please join us for a Newberry Sports Boosters Spaghetti Dinner “Meet the Mushers” Fundraiser! – Approximately $10-12 per person
    • All Mushers will receive one dinner ticket to this event in their musher packets, price of this event included in your entry fee. While this event is not mandatory, we encourage you to come support our Newberry Community, as well as support your fellow mushers who will be receiving awards!
    • Volunteer Appreciation Party
      • Volunteers eat free!!
      • Details given at Volunteer meeting
    • Sportsmans Class and Junior Class awards
      • Memorial Awards
    • Silent Auction ends 8:00PM!

Sunday, January 8

  • SUNDAY RACES START — 9:00AM — (Pro Classes Only) Muskallonge Lake State Park
  • Sunday Awards on site at the conclusion of the days’ events.


Muskallonge Lake State Park: 29881 County Rd 407 Newberry, MI 49868

Newberry American Legion: 7964 State Highway M123, Newberry, MI 49868

*Please allow extra driving time during the winter months*