Sweet Spot

Sweet Spot is a company located in Mackinaw City, and is one of many candy shops frequented by tourists in this beautiful Great Lakes destination. Candy is a traditional part of American culture, and our family opened this store to bring our clients joy, fun, and happiness. Sweet Spot is a premier destination for any candy lover, and features over 50 types of popcorn, 35 flavors of ice cream, chocolates, and much more! Mackinaw City is a resort community located on the shores of the Straits of Mackinac at the tip of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. There are over 1.2 million visitors each year who enjoy the scenic beauty, retail shops, and exciting attractions! We offer affordable housing for students and a fun place to work where you get to interact with lots of tourists, practice your English and make new friends!

 

Reasons to join us this season:

              Great pay and great work environment

•        Inexpensive housing provided

              Great community entertainment and activities

              Large student and J1 population

 

What our participants say:

“Job is perfect.” – Sarah 

"Housing is good and I like my job very much." - Irina 

"I like the city, everyone is kind." - Xiaoran 

 

 

About Mackinaw City, Michigan:

The Village of Mackinaw City is a resort community located on the shores of the Straits of Mackinac at the tip of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. Mackinaw City is a great place to live, work, and visit with beautiful scenic views of the Great Lakes, Mackinac Bridge, and countryside. The Village is host to over 1.2 million visitors each year who enjoy the Village’s scenic beauty, 100+ retail shops, exciting attractions, marinas, great restaurants, hotels, bed and breakfasts, and campgrounds

For more information check out the below links:

 

Wikipedia Mackinaw City

Mackinaw City Trip Advisor

Mackinaw City Visitors Bureau

                                                           

Weather in Mackinaw City, Michigan:

Mackinaw City has warm to hot humid summers with temperatures around 77°F (25°C). The warmest month of the year is July with an average maximum temperature of 81°F (27°C). For the current weather conditions in Mackinac Island, MI, please visit www.weather.com

 

How to Get There

Students are responsible for making complete travel arrangements to the job site. Students should fly into Pellston Regional Airport in Pellston, MI or Detroit Metropolitan Airport.  From Pellston or Detroit, students must then take a shuttle to Mackinaw City. For more details please visit the below links:

 

http://www.pellstonairport.com/

http://www.metroairport.com/

http://www.mackinawshuttle.com/