Virtual Mackinac Island Fudge Festival

Take part in these sweet events from home

The 2020 Mackinac Island season has had its shares of ups and downs, but with a little help from our neighbors we are happy to say that Threads of Mackinac is up and running and so excited to see the island full of life and people sharing their love for Mackinac Island.

For those of you who aren’t able to make it this year, there are still a few sweet treats that you can be a part of during the 2020 Fudge Festival (Friday, August 28-Sunday, August 30) from the comfort and safety of your own home. While you’re at it, why not check out online shop and live out your virtual Mackinac Island vacation in style? Shop here.

Photo Credit: Original Murdick's Fudge

Facebook Live Fudge Demonstrations

Every year during Mackinac Island’s Fudge Festival the shops pull out all the stops to show off their skills. Normally these sightings are reserved for in-person visitors, but this year some of the shops are broadening their audience. Beginning Friday, August 28 May’s Candy is going to be flipping fudge live on their Facebook page at 2 p.m. EST followed by a Q&A with 4th generation fudge maker Heather May.

May’s Fudge Festival Flavor Reveal

Exclusively for this year’s Fudge Festival May’s Candy is revealing their new 2020 Fudge Festival Flavor on Saturday, August 29 from their Facebook page. Like and share the post containing the revealed fudge flavor for a chance to win 1 ½ pounds of fudge. Three winners will be announced Sunday, August 30 at 5 p.m.

Support Your Favorite Fudge Shop

After all that fudge-gazing, satisfy your craving with just a couple clicks. Everyone has their favorite. Don’t forget you can support your fudge-shop of choice 365 days a year from their online marketplaces, shipped directly to your doors: Murdick’s Fudge, Joann’s Fudge, Sander’s Candy, Kilwin’s, May’s Candy, and Ryba's Fudge Shops.