Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Calendar of Events

Winter, spring summer or fall – you are sure to find something to do in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula! Have an event that is not listed on our calendar? You can Add Your Event to our calendar.

This calendar of events has been compiled from information provided to the Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association from local Chambers of Commerce, Tourist Associations and tourist related facilities. Please check local areas for detailed and updated information on dates and locations.

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Saturday May 25

8th Annual Native American Festival

( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
Location: Museum of Ojibwa Culture, St Ignace
Please join us as we celebrate our Native Heritage. This 6th Annual event will be hosted on the on the grounds of the Museum of Ojibwa Culture. The f

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Spring Hours ( Occurring 05/04/2019 - 05/25/2019 on Sat )
City: Menominee
Locally grown foods and fine artisan products

Tahquamenon Logging Museum Lumberjack Breakfast & Logging Museum Open House

7:00 am - 12:00 am Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
City: Newberry
Location: The Tahquamenon Logging Museum
Come out for a great breakfast of bacon, eggs, homemade sausage, pancakes and fried potatoes cooked over an authentic wood stove and served in the Coo

Ride The Keweenaw Weekend

( Occurring 05/24/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
City: Keweenaw Peninsula
Location: Keweenaw Peninsula
Ride The Keweenaw Weekend

Opening Day - Smallmouth Bass Season

( 05/25/2019 )
Location: Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Opening Day - Smallmouth Bass Season

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

9:00 am - 1:00 pm Saturdays Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 12/14/2019 on Sat )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Commons
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), ta

3 Man Senior Scramble - Munuscong Golf Course

( 05/25/2019 )
City: Pickford
Location: Munuscong Golf Course

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

WAY UP Music Festival

5:00 pm - 12:00 am ( 05/24/2019 - 05/25/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Lake View Arena
With two world class festival stages we will have tons of live entertainment for the duration of the festival. With a wide variety of artists/ genres,

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Sunday May 26

8th Annual Native American Festival

( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
Location: Museum of Ojibwa Culture, St Ignace
Please join us as we celebrate our Native Heritage. This 6th Annual event will be hosted on the on the grounds of the Museum of Ojibwa Culture. The f

Tahquamenon Logging Museum Lumberjack Breakfast & Logging Museum Open House

7:00 am - 12:00 am Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
City: Newberry
Location: The Tahquamenon Logging Museum
Come out for a great breakfast of bacon, eggs, homemade sausage, pancakes and fried potatoes cooked over an authentic wood stove and served in the Coo

Ride The Keweenaw Weekend

( Occurring 05/24/2019 - 05/26/2019 )
City: Keweenaw Peninsula
Location: Keweenaw Peninsula
Ride The Keweenaw Weekend

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Monday May 27

Fort Mackinac Memorial Day Observance

8:30 am ( 05/27/2019 )
Location: Fort Mackinac, Mackinac Island
A brief and informal Memorial Day observance to pay tribute to the soldiers who served at Fort Mackinac. Soldiers will assemble at 8:30 a.m. at Fort M

Gladstone Farmers Market

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( Occurring 05/06/2019 - 10/31/2019 on Mon )
City: Gladstone
Location: next door to the Gladstone Square Pharmacy
The Gladstone Farmers Market offers a group of local vendors selling different products each week.

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Tuesday May 28

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Wednesday May 29

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Manistique Farmers' Market

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( Occurring 05/29/2019 - 09/25/2019 on Wed )
City: Manistique
Location: Little Bear West Arena
Manistique Farmers' Market

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Thursday May 30

Gladstone Golf Club 2-Man Senior Scramble

( 05/30/2019 )
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Gladstone Golf Club 2-Man Senior Scramble

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's National Team Championship

( Occurring 05/30/2019 - 06/01/2019 )
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Location: Sault Ste. Marie
The 2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s National Team Championship will be held on the legendary St. Marys River out of the historic and fishing-friend

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Friday May 31

Norway Speedway Racing

9:00 am - 5:00 pm 2019 ( Occurring 05/24/2019 - 09/01/2019 on Fri )
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Norway Speedway Racing

Twilight Tours at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

9:00 pm ( 05/31/2019 )
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Join us for our annual Twilight Tours on May 31 and June 7, 2019. Use your ears, not just your eyes, on these special nighttime tours of Se

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's National Team Championship

( Occurring 05/30/2019 - 06/01/2019 )
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Location: Sault Ste. Marie
The 2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s National Team Championship will be held on the legendary St. Marys River out of the historic and fishing-friend

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market

Red Earth 24

( Occurring 05/31/2019 - 06/01/2019 )
City: Ishpeming
Location: Al Qual Recreation Area
200+ miles of some of the best local trails.
Saturday June 1

Keweenaw Roller Girls v. Traverse City Toxic Cherries

( 06/01/2019 )
Location: Dee Stadium, Houghton
Keweenaw Roller Girls v. Traverse City Toxic Cherries

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

9:00 am - 3:00 pm Summer Hours ( Occurring 06/01/2019 - 09/28/2019 on Sat )
City: Menominee
Locally grown foods and fine artisan products

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

9:00 am - 1:00 pm Saturdays Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 12/14/2019 on Sat )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Commons
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), ta

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's National Team Championship

( Occurring 05/30/2019 - 06/01/2019 )
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Location: Sault Ste. Marie
The 2019 Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s National Team Championship will be held on the legendary St. Marys River out of the historic and fishing-friend

2019 Curtis Clash Walleye & Bass Tournament

( Occurring 06/01/2019 - 06/02/2019 )
Location: South Manistique & Big Manistique Lake

6th Annual Iron Range Roll

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm ( 06/01/2019 )
Location: Iron Ore Heritage Trail, Ishpeming to Marquette
The “Iron Range Roll” is a 16-mile downhill point-to-point “fun (but timed)” bicycle race from Ishpeming to Marquette on the beautiful Iron Or

Red Earth 24

1:00 pm - 12:00 am ( 06/01/2019 )
City: Ishpeming
Location: 200 Malton Rd
The Red Earth 24 is a 24, 12 and 6 hour race on the single track trails in historic Ishpeming including a Red Earth Single Lap and the Junior Classic

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market

Red Earth 24

( Occurring 05/31/2019 - 06/01/2019 )
City: Ishpeming
Location: Al Qual Recreation Area
200+ miles of some of the best local trails.
Sunday June 2

2019 Curtis Clash Walleye & Bass Tournament

( Occurring 06/01/2019 - 06/02/2019 )
Location: South Manistique & Big Manistique Lake

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Monday June 3

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Gladstone Farmers Market

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( Occurring 05/06/2019 - 10/31/2019 on Mon )
City: Gladstone
Location: next door to the Gladstone Square Pharmacy
The Gladstone Farmers Market offers a group of local vendors selling different products each week.

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Tuesday June 4

TaMaMa Dance Company presents: Collection

( Occurring 06/04/2019 - 06/08/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Forest Roberts Theatre
TaMaMa Dance Company (TDC) presents their original work Collection, an accumulation of movement gathered for study, comparison, and exhibition with th

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Summer 2019 ( 06/04/2019 - 09/29/2019 on Tue )
City: Houghton
Location: Downtown Houghton Farmers Market
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Wednesday June 5

TaMaMa Dance Company presents: Collection

( Occurring 06/04/2019 - 06/08/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Forest Roberts Theatre
TaMaMa Dance Company (TDC) presents their original work Collection, an accumulation of movement gathered for study, comparison, and exhibition with th

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

7:00 pm ( 06/05/2019 - 08/28/2019 on Wed )
Tourists and locals alike love this tour! Join us Wednesday evenings in June, July and August for an evening guided auto tour of the refuge backcount

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

Manistique Farmers' Market

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( Occurring 05/29/2019 - 09/25/2019 on Wed )
City: Manistique
Location: Little Bear West Arena
Manistique Farmers' Market

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Thursday June 6

TaMaMa Dance Company presents: Collection

( Occurring 06/04/2019 - 06/08/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Forest Roberts Theatre
TaMaMa Dance Company (TDC) presents their original work Collection, an accumulation of movement gathered for study, comparison, and exhibition with th

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Friday June 7

Norway Speedway Racing

9:00 am - 5:00 pm 2019 ( Occurring 05/24/2019 - 09/01/2019 on Fri )
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Norway Speedway Racing

Twilight Tours at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

9:00 pm ( 06/07/2019 )
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Join us for our annual Twilight Tours on May 31 and June 7, 2019. Use your ears, not just your eyes, on these special nighttime tours of Seney

TaMaMa Dance Company presents: Collection

( Occurring 06/04/2019 - 06/08/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Forest Roberts Theatre
TaMaMa Dance Company (TDC) presents their original work Collection, an accumulation of movement gathered for study, comparison, and exhibition with th

Pickford Athletic 4 person Scramble - Munuscong Golf Course

( 06/07/2019 )
City: Pickford
Location: Munuscong Golf Course

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Northern Treasures Flea Market

( Occurring 06/07/2019 - 06/09/2019 )
City: Escanaba
Location: UP State Fair Grounds
The first annual Northern Treasures Flea Market will be held at the U.P. State Fair Grounds, The weekend of June 7th thru 9th. We will be hosting a wi

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

Jim & Teri at Calumet Theatre

6:00 pm ( 06/07/2019 )
Jim & Teri at Calumet Theatre

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market
Saturday June 8

Michigan's Free Fishing Weekend

( 06/08/2019 - 06/09/2019 )
Location: State of Michigan

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

9:00 am - 3:00 pm Summer Hours ( Occurring 06/01/2019 - 09/28/2019 on Sat )
City: Menominee
Locally grown foods and fine artisan products

Indian Lake Breast Cancer Awareness Golf Tournament

( 06/08/2019 )
Location: Indian Lake Golf & Country Club, Manistique
Indian Lake Breast Cancer Awareness Golf Tournament

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

9:00 am - 1:00 pm Saturdays Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 12/14/2019 on Sat )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Commons
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), ta

Nahma Golf Course 3-Man Scramble

( 06/08/2019 )
Location: Nahma Golf Course, Nahma
Nahma Golf Course 3-Man Scramble

Whitefish Point Marathon

7:00 am - 5:00 pm ( 06/08/2019 )
City: Paradise
Location: Sawmill Creek Park
Don't miss this opportunity to get an early start to the summer marathon events at Paradise Michigan in the Eastern UP This road race travels the sho

TaMaMa Dance Company presents: Collection

( Occurring 06/04/2019 - 06/08/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Forest Roberts Theatre
TaMaMa Dance Company (TDC) presents their original work Collection, an accumulation of movement gathered for study, comparison, and exhibition with th

Iron Mountain Brew Fest

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( 06/08/2019 )
City: Iron Mountain
Location: Downtown, Iron Mountain
Iron Mountain Brew Fest

4th Annual "Good Ole Boy" Catch & Eat Bass Tourney

( 06/08/2019 )
City: Nahma
Location: Big Bay de Noc Nahma

Pictured Rocks Days & Yoopers Cruise Free Days

10:00 am - 4:00 pm ( 06/08/2019 - 06/09/2019 )
City: Munising
Location: Binsfeld Bayshore Park
Two-day festival in conjunction with "Yoopers Cruise Free" where U.P. residents get to cruise for free with Pictured Rocks Cruises with a valid MI Upp

Marquette Regional History Center presents the Special Exhibit: Changing Hands--A Heritage Craft

10:00 am - 5:00 pm ( Occurring 04/26/2019 - 08/26/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Along with a series of craft workshops throughout the year, this exhibit will showcase a variety of traditional crafts. Topics will include: hair art,

Northern Treasures Flea Market

( Occurring 06/07/2019 - 06/09/2019 )
City: Escanaba
Location: UP State Fair Grounds
The first annual Northern Treasures Flea Market will be held at the U.P. State Fair Grounds, The weekend of June 7th thru 9th. We will be hosting a wi

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Beading in Circles Workshop

11:00 am - 1:00 pm ( Occurring 06/03/2019 - 06/10/2019 )
City: Marquette
Location: Marquette Regional History Center
Fee: $40 + $5 materials. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Two 2-hour sessions are required one week apart for time to complete the b

Back to the Bricks 10 Anniversary Celebration

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm ( 06/08/2019 - 06/09/2019 )
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Location: Sault Ste. Marie
It’s time to hit the clutch and get ready to shift into summertime. The 10th Anniversary Celebration of Back to the Bricks will be cruising into Sau

New Artisans Market

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Summer 2019 ( Occurring 05/25/2019 - 09/29/2019 )
City: St Ignace
Location: Little Bear East Arena
New Artisans Market