Let Shepler’s provide passage to your new life. Book a Shepler’s vessel for easy transportation to Mackinac Island or a private charter for your rehearsal dinner, ceremony or reception. Say, “I do!” in a truly unique way, with the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Straits area, the Mighty Mac and the area’s historic lighthouses! We’ll make your wedding planning a piece of cake!

Shepler’s spotless ferries can accommodate up to 180 guests with comfortable seating and wide aisles making it easy to move about and socialize. Friends and family can choose the enclosed lower deck or experience an open-air panoramic setting topside.

Bar service is available and we can set up the cabin for a casual dining experience that is ideal for hearty hors d’oeuvres or a buffet. A built-in sound system means you can dance the night away with a view of the Straits and the sunset.

Your guests will talk about your special day for years to come.

For those traveling for a magical wedding on Mackinac Island, Shepler’s caters to you with:

  • Free tickets and vehicle drop off service for the bride and groom.*
  • Discounted fares for guests.*
  • Special departures available (extra charges apply).
  • Private cruises available for your rehearsal dinner or reception.
  • Online ticketing and parking arrangements available.
  • *With a minimum of 20 guests.

For assistance, please call our Group Sales Department at 800-828-6157 (Mon-Fri 9 am – 5 pm Eastern Standard time) or 231-436-5023, or email groups@sheplersferry.com.