Category Archives: Upcoming Event

6th Annual Christmas Gala

Bring the Family and a Food Pantry donation to enjoy a Showcase of Holiday Trees, Decorations and Displays provided by Businesses, Organizations, O.T.I.H. & Participating Families as part of the “Holiday in the Hills” Weekend at the

Fraternal Order of Eagles: Irish Hills 9500 Wamplers Lake Rd, Brooklyn

Friday 4 – 11 pm
5 – 7:30 pm
6:30 – 10:30 pm
Gala Open House hours
Eagles Steak and Chicken Dinner, 50/50 raffles
Live Music, Dancing & Cash Bar
Saturday 1 – 6 pm Gala Open House hours – Information Coming
Sunday 8 am – 1 pm
8 am – Noon
9 am – Noon pm
1 pm
Gala Open House hours
Breakfast at the Eagles, 50/50 raffles
Visit with Ryan the Elf and Ornament Making
Silent Auction of Holiday Items closes. Proceeds benefit OTIH, The Brooklyn Food Pantry and An Organization TBA

Additional Information Forthcoming.

Run For the Hills!

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6214 W. Monroe (M-50) Tipton, MI 49287

Run the hilliest course in Southeast Michigan. This year the 3 big hills on the course will be renamed with the overall male and female winner and one drawing winner.

5k Run 9:00AM EDT $20 * Price increases September 18, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
5k Walk 9:00AM EDT $20 * Price increases September 18, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
1 Mile Walk/Run for all ages 9:00AM EDT $20 Registration Opens August 14, 2017 at 8:03am EDT
Irish Hills Team Challenge 9:00AM EDT $20 Registration Opens August 14, 2017 at 8:03am EDT

* Only pre-registered entrants confirmed by September 17th are guaranteed shirts with entry fee.

  • FAMILY DISCOUNT: 14 & under $10 with paid adult entrant.
  • DAY OF RACE: September 23rd – $25.00 **
    ** Registration fee is NON-REFUNDABLE. Only race registrants are prepaid for entrance into Hidden Lake Gardens. All others are required to pay $3.00 entrance fee.
  • On-line Registration
  • Printable Registration
  • Packet Pickup & On-site Registration: 7:30am to 8:30 am

5K AWARDS: Trophy to Overall M& F Run &Walk and awards to first three places in each age group

  • (14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49,50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-89, 90 +)
  • 1 MILE AWARDS: Trophy to M&F in each age division—Child (14 & Under), Teen & Adult (15-59), and Senior (60 & Older)
  • TEAM CHALLENGE: Individual race times will be combined and divided by the number of team members for results.

For More Information Call: (517) 403-5358.

Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Row, Row, Your Cardboard Boat Race!

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Join us for the 8th Annual – 2017 Row, Row, Your Cardboard Boat Race! Sponsored by: Jerry’s Pub – Restuarant & Marina and ERA – Reardon Realty

  • Where: Jerry’s Pub & Restaurant – Lake Front Wamplers Lake 650 Egan Hwy, Brooklyn
  • When: Sunday, July 23, 2017 at noon.
  • Entry Fee: $5.00

Boats MUST BE REGISTERED no later than 11:30 am on Sunday, July 23, 2017, down on the beach at Jerry’s Pub to be judged and entered in their respective age category.

Cardboard Boat Race Rules:

  1. “Boats” must be constructed using ONLY cardboard and duct tape.
  2. Boats found to have any paint, wax, or other water proofing agents applied will be disqualified.
  3. Boat must be self-propelled using oars of any kind, i.e.: wood, plastic, boards, paddle wheels, etc.
  4. Single handed or crewed entries are allowed and boats may be used only once in each category.
  5. All contestants must wear PDF life jackets. If a contestant is under the age of 18 years of age, a parent or guardian must sign the registration form. 2017 entry fee is $5.00.
  6. There is no rain date.

Cash Prizes for the winners!

Age Categories:

Youth 8 years to 12 years old
Youth 13 years to 17 years old
Adult 18 years to 64 years old
Gold Cup 65 years and older

Prizes Awarded To:

Most Creative – $ 25.00
Best Dressed Crew – $25.00
Winners of the Youth categories ($25.00): Adult ($100.00) Gold Cup ($65.00) Races


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Looking for some  weekend  fun with family and friends?

Oh These Irish Hills! is hosting Clues-a-Palooza,  an Irish Hills scavenger hunt.

When: Saturday, June 10, 12:30-5:30 p.m.

Cost: The cost to participate is $40 per vehicle. The maximum number of people per vehicle is six.

Advanced registration advised by 6/3/2017 – You can find the registration and links to flyers and handouts below and also under the Maps | Applications | Downloads link at the top of the page.

Participants will meet at 12:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge on US-12 (6807 US-12 to receive their clues. The hunt will begin promptly at 1:00 p.m. The hunt will end at the American Legion in Onsted (333 Conner St.) at 4:00 p.m. where participants will enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and 50/50 drawings while the points are tallied.