Winter-Fest Pictures

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First pictures of the Colon Winter Fest are in…These are photos of the snowman contest,Texas holdem at the american legion and the ice fishing contest.

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Bill Watson to MC Matinee

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Bill Watson will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Saturday Matinee at the 2010 Get Together. Whether he is delivering the “Welcome to Colon” address at the Magic Get Together, or working behind the scenes with the stage crew, …

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Christmas Celebration

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A big thanks to all who participated in the annual Colon Christmas Celebration which went on for most of the day Dec 5, 2010.

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Thanks For A Great Season

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The Magi’s magical season ended  with a hard fought battle to the end against Muskegon Catholic Central, 35-21.   The 2009 season produced many milestones for the team including most points scored, most wins, and the first time being ranked by …

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Saturday Evening Show Set for Get Together

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Look who is already booked for the 73rd Get Together! The Saturday show is set with: David Williamson, John Carney, Tina Lenart, Mike Caveney, and Chris Hart! Also set are escapologists Mark and Sheila Cannon in a rare midwest appearance, …

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In Memory Of Frank Radke

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It is with a sad heart that I report on the passing of Frank Radtke “Fakini” , Sunday, November 8th.  Frank was honored at this past Get Together with a plaque honoring his contribution to magic the past 40 years.  …

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Magi Advance Past Pittsford

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The Magi increased their post season record to 2-0 (10-1 overall) with a  33-21 victory over Pittsford Friday evening in the Magi’s second straight home playoff win.   The Magi were led by QB Brendon Shallack  who threw for a touchdown …

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Magi Win 45-0

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Sometimes when a team is heavily favored as the Magi were this past Friday you see  let down in the team, but that wasn’t the case for the Magi on this rain soaked Hallow Eve Eve as the Magi completely …

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Abbott Magic Announces Retro Abbott Project

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The “Retro Abbott” project is under way and will involve re-creating illusions that were popular in the 40’s thru the 80’s but then became either too cumbersome to build or materials to build them became scarce. The first prop being …

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Colon Magi Defeat North Pointe 36-12

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Brandon Shallack scored 3 touchdowns and rushed for over 100 yards as the Colon Magi defeat NorthPointe 36-12 in the eighth game on their current 9 game regular season schedule. Both teams had only one loss entering the game and …

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