This site is the UP State Fair Grounds:

2401 12th Ave North
Escanaba, MI 49829
The Tournament will be held in the Ruth Butler building, please follow signs to the building. Due to limited parking next to the building, the staff asks that you unload and then move your vehicle to the designated parking area (follow the signs).
The site prohibits carry-in alcohol and smoking inside any of the buildings.
Since this is a fairground building, the floors are smooth concrete. Please wear appropriate footwear to avoid slipping.
There will be plenty of populace space, but as always space near the list fields is at a premium!

Site fee is $10, 12 and younger $5, under 6 is free

Feast fee: $14, 12 and younger $7, under 6 is free (if your kids would like more mundane food, please let the feast steward know)

Lunch fee: $5

Lunch menu:

Cheddar ale soup

Salad bar - several different lettuces, protein and veggie toppings and dressings. If you have a specific request and it sounds good, please email the feastocrat at [email protected] dot com!

Hotel information:

These are the two hotels that we had blocks of rooms for, though the deadline has passed for getting a room reserved in the block. There are other hotels in Escanaba in the event that these are booked up.

Comfort Suites in Escanaba 

3600 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829
(906) 786-9630


921 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829
(906) 789-1066


There is the typical fast food choices like McDonalds, Burger King, Wendys, and Taco Bell.


Stonehouse Restaurant

2223 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829

Jade Garden Restaurant 
2502 3rd Ave N, Escanaba, MI 49829 

Ferdinand's Mexican Restaurant 
1318 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829 

Hereford & Hops 
624 Ludington St #501, Escanaba, MI 49829