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.

 

May 18 - Jul 6, 2017

Bonifas Membership Show

Annual Events
Location: William Bonifas Fine Arts Center, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-3833
Jun 17 - Sep 8, 2017

10th Annual North of the 45th Parallel Juried Exhibition

Annual Events
Location: DeVos Art Museum - NMU, Marquette
Jun 23 - 24, 2017

The Great UP 23rd Annual Poker Run

Annual Events
12:00 PM To 01:30 AM
Location: Mead Rod Gun Club, Gladstone
Starts Friday at noon $5 entrance fee each day. Located at Pioneer Trail Park, Escanaba reserve Camping at 906 786-1020 Three different bands. Everyone 21 and older welcome $10 poer run on Saturday Pavilion games, Bucket auction and more. Please no pets.
Phone: 906-359-4533
Jun 23 - 25, 2017

Island Resort Championship at Sweetgrass

Annual Events
Location: Sweetgrass Golf Club, Harris
Jun 23 - 25, 2017

Marquette Trails Festival

Outdoor
Location: Noquemenon Trail Network, Marquette
Phone: 906-235-6861
Jun 23 - 25, 2017

Grand Marais Offshore Challenge Fishing Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Grand Marais
Phone: 906-494-2447
Jun 24, 2017

28th Annual Kids Fishing Day at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Annual Events
09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Join us for Children's Fishing Day - Catch the Excitement! Saturday, June 24th, 2017, the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in cooperation with the Seney Natural History Association, invites you to participate in the 27th Annual Children’s Fishing Day. On the day of the event young anglers are required to register at the Visitor Center before fishing. Fish entries will be accepted between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at the Visitor Center. Fishing stations will be set up along the Refuge’s Fishing Loop. A limited amount of fishing poles and bait are available for participants to use at these stations. Fishing is allowed from the shore along designated fishing pools and show pools. Lead sinkers are not allowed. Activities and games for the whole family begin at 12:00 p.m. in the Visitor Center and include arts and crafts, games, and activities. Certificates will be awarded to the first, second, and third place winners for largest perch and pike in four age categories. Prizes, provided by local businesses, will be awarded by random drawing. A complimentary fish dinner for all participants and their families will be held at 3:00 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony.
Phone: 906-586-9851 x15
Jun 24, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jun 24, 2017

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jun 24, 2017

13th Annual Manistique Pioneer Day

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Pioneer Park, Manistique
Schoolcraft County Historical Society celebrates Pioneer Day with Vendors, Bake Sale, Tours of the Historic Water Tower, Antique presentations, Local U.P. Authors (TBA), used book sale, & entertainment.
Contact Information: Vonciel LeDuc
Phone: 906-341-5045
Jun 24, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jun 24, 2017

Nahma Music Fest & 5K Walk/Run

Annual Events
Location: Nahma
5 great bands, wonderful food, raffles, arts & Crafts and great adult beverages. This is our 6th Annual Musicfest and a great time will be had by all!
Contact Information: Laurie MacIntosh
Phone: 906-644-2486
Jun 24, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jun 24, 2017

Art for All - Iron Mountain

Annual Events
09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: City Park, Iron Mountain
Nearly 60 artists and craftsmen from across the country will exhibit at this juried art show, now in its 46th year. There will be live entertainment all day as well as food and beverage vendors. A hands-on craft area will be available for children and adults. The event, held rain or shine, will offer the chance to win door prizes and it is free to the public.
Jun 24, 2017

7th Annual Northern Lights YMCA-UP Northwoods Triathlon

Annual Events
08:00 AM
Location: Lake Antoine Park, Iron Mountain
Phone: 906-774-4076
Jun 24, 2017

PMMF presents: Joshual Davis

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU, Marquette
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 24 - 25, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Couples Tournament

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Jun 24 - 25, 2017

Indian Lake Four-Man Golf Scramble

Annual Events
Location: Indian Lake Golf & Country Club, Manistique
Phone: 906-341-5600
Jun 24 - 25, 2017

TCHA Open Horse Show

Annual Events
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Phone: 906-396-8706
Jun 24 - Jul 2, 2017

UPQHA Summerfest Series Horse Show

Shows & Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jun 24 - Aug 16, 2017

Marquette Regional History Center Special Exhibit-Kissing the Water:The Lure & Lore of Fly Fishing

Shows & Events
10:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette
There is magic involved in fly fishing. See how this sport captures art, philosophy, literature and environmental concerns. From handmade rods and flies, to the work of John Voelker, fly fishing has a rich history in this region. There will be numerous special events relating to this Special Exhibition and the MRHC will be selling work by featured Artist Derek DeYoung. Check our website for future information, www.marquettehistory.org or call 906.226.3571.
Contact Information: Jessica Bays
Phone: 906-226-3571
Jun 25, 2017

42nd Annual Pictured Rocks Road Race

Annual Events
08:00 AM
Location: Munising
1/2 Marathon, 10K run and 10K walk options. Featuring a newly designed course, Pictured Rocks Road Race gets you right next to Lake Superior.
Contact Information: David Lieble
Phone: (906) 202-9120
Jun 25, 2017

22nd Annual Art for All - Menominee

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Menominee Marina Waterfront, Menominee
Art Show and Sale featuring over 50 Midwest artists. Enjoy a great day on the waterfront , beautiful art, music, entertainment by First Street Academy of Dancing. Food booths and children's art area.
Contact Information: Wendy J Ihler
Phone: 7159230608
Jun 25, 2017

Save the Burner 5K Run/Walk

Outdoor
Location: Nahma
Phone: 906-450-7175
Jun 25, 2017

Menominee River Century Bike Ride

Annual Events
Location: Menominee/Marinette
Jun 25 - Jul 1, 2017

Marquette Art Week

Annual Events
Location: Marquette
This program is a collaborative effort to highlight and promote local artists by featuring regional artwork, live performances, and demonstrations in downtown businesses and storefronts. Art Week, which runs June 19 to June 25, will also feature art receptions and street performances. A comprehensive map with a list of Art Week events can picked up at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center, located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library at 217 N. Front St. in Marquette, or at any of the participating businesses after June 10. A list of participating artists and businesses can be found at www.mqtcty.org/arts.php. For more information please contact the Art Center at (906) 228-0472 or email arts-culture@mqtcty.org.
Contact Information: City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center
Phone: 9062280472
Jun 27, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Jun 27, 2017

Strings on the Bay: Escanaba Connection "Piano Trio"

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Besse Center, Bay College, Escanaba
Phone: 906-217-4045
Jun 28, 2017

PMMF presents: Lake Effect Jazz Quintet

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Braumart Theater, Iron Mountain
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 28, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Jun 28, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Jun 28, 2017

PMMF presents: UPstarts: Featuring emerging professional musicians from the UP

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Reynolds Recital Hall, Marquette
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 29, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jun 29, 2017

Out to Lunch - Mark Young & John Richtig (Gordon Lightfoot Tribute)

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Jun 29, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Jun 30, 2017

PMMF presents: UPstarts: Featuring emerging professional musicians from the UP

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Braumart Theater, Iron Mountain
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 30, 2017

58th Annual National Trapper's Association Convention and Outdoor Expo

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Trappers and their families from across the U.S. and Canada are putting in for vacation days for the NTA Expo in Escanaba, Michigan at the U.P. State Fairgrounds. This will be one of the biggest outdoor events ever held in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. There will be ten buildings full of vendors offering not only trapping supplies, but a large variety of other items that will appeal to any outdoor enthusiast. This event is expected to draw over 6, 000 people to the area. It is a family friendly event with many activities and events geared toward kids. Trappers of all experience levels will have great learning opportunities as many trapping experts will be on hand giving demos throughout the three days.
Phone: 906-399-1960
Jun 30, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jun 30 - Jul 8, 2017

2017 Negaunee Pioneer Days

Annual Events
Location: Negaunee
Alumni Softball, Community Picnic & Fireworks, Music, Old Towne Festival, Parade and more.
Phone: 906-486-8084
Jul 1, 2017

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jul 1, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jul 1, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jul 1, 2017

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
11:00 AM
Location: Aurora Ball Park, Aurora, WI
Aurora Centennial Celebration
Jul 1, 2017

Manistique Independence Day Celebration

Annual Events
Location: Manistique
Fireworks at dusk. Please do not park on US2. The Manistique 4th of July Parade starts at 12:30pm from Chippewa and Deer Streets. It travels over the Siphon Bridge and continues down Cedar Street toward US-2, through downtown. Bring a chair and enjoy our annual Fourth of July Parade! There is plenty of parking behind the downtown stores. Come early and enjoy breakfast downtown! Don't forget to have your children bring a bag, as lots of candy is given out during the parade! Music and Arts and Craft Show----Immediately after the parade browse the arts and craft show at the marina, at the end of Cedar Street and US-2. There is no charge for an arts and craft booth this year! For more information call Bonnie at 906-450-0049. Fireworks Display---At dusk, Fireworks usually start around 10:15pm-10:30pm. You can view the fireworks display in the harbor or anywhere along the boardwalk on south side of US-2. There is parking at the marina as well as along the boardwalk. PLEASE NO PARKING ALONG US-2.
Phone: 906-341-5010
Jul 1, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jul 1, 2017

PMMF presents: Lake Effect Jazz Quintet

Annual Events
03:00 PM
Location: Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU, Marquette
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jul 1 - 4, 2017

Wells State Park - 4th of July Celebration

Shows & Events
Location: Wells State Park, Cedar River
Celebrate Independence Day at Wells State Park! Festivities include a flag celebration, bike parade and games for the kids!
Phone: 906-863-9747
Jul 1 - 4, 2017

Ishpeming Fourth of July Celebration

Annual Events
Location: Ishpeming
Jul 2, 2017

IXL Museum Independence Day Celebration

Annual Events
11:00 AM
Location: IXL Museum, Hermansville
Jul 2 - 4, 2017

International Food Festival

Festivals
Location: Marquette
International Food Festival at Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette. Fun, food and music.
Jul 3, 2017

150th Anniversary Sand Point Lighthouse

Shows & Events
01:30 PM
Location: Sand Point Lighthouse, Escanaba
A ceremony to recognize the anniversary of the building of the Sand Point Light House and to acknowledge those who have contributed to the life of this lifehouse. Attendance to the lighthouse and the Delta County Historical Museum will be free on July 3rd.
Jul 3, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 3, 2017

Rock the Dock

Annual Events
05:00 PM To 10:00 PM
Location: Municipal Dock, Escanaba
Live music, bounce houses, bungee jumps, food, etc.
Contact Information: Kim Peterson
Phone: 9067864141
Jul 3 - 4, 2017

4th of July Celebration - Gwinn

Annual Events
Location: Peter Nordeen Park, Gwinn
Jul 4, 2017

July 4th Chamber of Commerce Fireworks Cruise

Annual Events
10:15 PM To 11:30 PM
Location: Munising
Tickets on sale for the annual Fireworks on the Bay Chamber Fundraiser. This event is held atop a Pictured Rocks Cruise boat and will board at 10:15. Tickets are $15 and are available at the Chamber office (129 E. Munising Ave., Munising, across from Subway) or by calling 906-387-2138. In case of inclement weather, tickets will be honored the day of the fireworks. Come join us for one of the best ways to see the fireworks, from the water in Munising Bay!
Contact Information: Katherine Reynolds
Phone: 9063872138
Jul 4, 2017

Grand Marais Fourth of July Celebration

Annual Events
Location: Grand Marais
Join us for an old-fashioned Fourth of July Celebration in beautiful Grand Marais! You won't want to miss the annual parade, Firemen's Challenge, Kids' Games, Street Dance, and Fabulous Fireworks at Dusk!
Phone: 906-494-2447
Jul 4, 2017

4th of July Celebration - Escanaba

Annual Events
Location: Escanaba
Jul 4, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Jul 4, 2017

Van Riper State Park - 4th of July Jubilation

Outdoor
12:00 PM To 04:30 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us to celebrate the red, white, and blue at Van Riper State Park! The day will consist of fun, educational, and patriotic programs as well as a bike parade and minnow races! Event times and locations will be listed in our contact station, for additional details closer to the event please contact the park.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Melanie Brand
Phone: 906-339-4461
Jul 4, 2017

Gladstone 4th of July Celebration

Annual Events
Location: Gladstone
Jul 5, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Jul 5, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 5, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Jul 6, 2017

Out to Lunch - Iron Daisy

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Jul 6, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Jul 7, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 7, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 7, 2017

Rockin the Bays

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone
Jul 7, 2017

FREE Friday Flea Market

Shows & Events
07:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Historic Downtown Negaunee
FREE Friday Flea Market, free to set up, free to attend. On Iron Street in Historic Downtown Negaunee. Set up starts at 7:00 am and sales start at 9:00 am and end at 1:00 pm
Contact Information: Marybeth
Phone: 906-475-0064
Jul 8, 2017

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jul 8, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jul 8, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jul 8, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jul 8 - 9, 2017

UPHA Horse Show

Shows & Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jul 9, 2017

Escanaba Country Club Senior Couples Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Escanaba Country Club, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-4430
Jul 10, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 10 - 15, 2017

Missoula Children's Theater Presents: "Aladdin"

Arts &Theater
Location: Marvin Fredrickson Auditorium, Manistique
Jul 11, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Jul 12, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Jul 12, 2017

The Marquette Regional History Center hosts: Fish Painting Workshop with Liz Yelland

Shows & Events
06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette
This class will explain how to paint a colorful fish; come join the fun, both beginners and experienced painters welcome! The registration fee is $37.00, and includes canvas, supplies, wine (must be 21 years or older) and a light snack. Advanced sign up is required and the class is limited to 20 people. Sign up deadline will be July 11th. Call the Marquette Regional History Center at 906.226.3571 to sign up, or stop by during regular Museum Hours.

Liz Yelland Biography:

Raised in the backwoods of Gwinn, Michigan, Elizabeth has been influenced by and is perpetually impressed with beauty in art and nature.
Contact Information: Jessica Bays
Phone: 9062263571
Jul 12, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Jul 12, 2017

Indian Lake State Savings Bank Two-Woman Golf Scramble

Annual Events
Location: Indian Lake Golf & Country Club, Manistique
Phone: 906-341-5600
Jul 13, 2017

Out to Lunch - MOJO

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Jul 13, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Jul 13, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 14, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 14, 2017

Michigan Iron Industry Museum: Iron Ore Heritage Bike Tours

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Michigan Iron Industry Museum, Negaunee
You'll travel approximately 15 miles as you go from the Michigan Iron Industry Museum to Ishpeming and then back again. Stops along the way include the Jackson Mine and Old Town Negaunee; on the return trip, we'll take a break for lunch provided by Midtown Bakery and Café.
Contact Information: Troy Henderson
Phone: 906-475-7857
Jul 14, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 15, 2017

1st Annual Gladstone Golf Club Four Person Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Jul 15, 2017

5th Annual Badwaters Bash & Bass Tourney

Annual Events
05:00 AM
Location: Florence, WI /Iron Mtn, MI boundary waters
Annual Bass Fishing Tournament at Vagabond Park on Twin Falls Flowage is sure to become a summer favorite. Either a Wisconsin or Michigan fishing licence can be used for this tournament. The tournament registration begins at 5am with a 6am start time. Weigh in is scheduled for 4pm. The cost is $75/boat with a 50 boat maximum so register early. There is a $2000 minimum pot. Soda and ice cream novelties will be available with other smaller snack food at the Badwater Ski-Ters concession booth. The place to be on July 11th is the Badwater Bass Tourney....... See you there!
Phone: 715-528-3294
Jul 15, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jul 15, 2017

31st Annual Little Lake Ride-In Bike Show

Annual Events
09:00 AM
Location: Little Lake
Phone: 906-346-6000
Jul 15, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jul 15, 2017

Skandia Days

Festivals
Location: Skandia
Phone: 906-942-7404
Jul 15, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jul 15, 2017

5th Annual Red Earth Classic/Enduro

Annual Events
Location: Al Quaal Recreation Area, Ishpeming
Come ride the amazing trail-system that has so much to offer! The festival at Al Quaal Recreation Area will be fun for the whole family; complete with a silent auction, kids activities, The Junior Classic Bike Race, Food, music and much more! There is also a short track sprint race on Sunday for the pro racers and a comp class. Come ride the West-End of Marquette county this summer and see all the area has to offer.
Jul 15 - 16, 2017

UPHA Horse Show

Shows & Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Jul 17, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 17 - 22, 2017

Missoula Children's Theater Presents: "Aladdin"

Arts &Theater
Location: Braumart Theater, Iron Mountain
Jul 18, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Jul 19, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Jul 19, 2017

Marquette Regional History Center Presents: The Docks of Iron Bay Walking Tour

Shows & Events
06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Docks of Iron Bay, Marquette
Ore docks, coal docks, freight docks – all crowded the lower harbor over the years. Learn about what’s left, as well as the many structures that have disappeared along with the stories that went with them. Presented by Jim Koski. $5 suggested donation.
Contact Information: Marquette Regional History Center
Phone: 9062263571
Jul 20, 2017

Out to Lunch - Flagship Romance

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Jul 20, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 20, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Jul 20, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Archery 101

Outdoor
10:30 AM To 12:30 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
If you are interested in learning the basics of archery, this will surely be a great event to do just that. Certified archery instructors will be on hand to teach you the basics of this great sport. Anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian present. Class size is limited so please call the park to register or stop in to our contact station, registration will begin July 10.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Debra Gill
Phone: 906-339-4461
Jul 21, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 21, 2017

Musician Bob Hausler at Indian Lake SP

Outdoor
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
Stop on down to our beach shelter building to enjoy the musical talents of Bob Hausler. Bob, a singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, is all about the love of music and the people that support it. You can even check out his website for a sneak peak at http://bobhausler.com. A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate. Learn more at www.michigan.gov/recreationpassport.
Contact Information: Ralph Lundquist
Phone: 906-341-2355
Jul 21, 2017

Bob Hausler/Singer, Musician, Songwriter

Music
07:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
Bob Hausler, singer, songwriter, and musician will delight us with the sounds of his amazing musical talents. From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the beach shelter building join us to listen and even sing-a-long a bit with Bob! This program is sponsored by the Friends of Indian Lake and Palms Book State Park and is fun for all ages and open to campers and park visitors alike. Want to check out some of Bob's music before the event, you can listen at bobhausler.com



Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.
Contact Information: Ralph Lundquist
Phone: 9063394461
Jul 21, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 21 - 22, 2017

Wells State Park - Christmas in July

Outdoor
Location: Wells State Park, Cedar River
It's Christmas in July at J.W. Wells State Park! Get in the holiday spirit on this festive park weekend and join in activities like Christmas-themed campsite decorating and a visit from Santa!
Phone: 906-863-9747
Jul 21 - 22, 2017

The Clairvoyants at the Island Resort & Casino

Shows & Events
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 800-682-6040
Jul 21 - 22, 2017

Saturday in the Park

Outdoor
Location: City Park, Iron Mountain
We are happy to be extending the fun and entertainment with the Friday start up and including more local talent hitting the stage. Music, food , and refreshments begin Friday with gates opening at 4:30 and the music starts at 5:00. The Kids games will start on Saturday with an awesome entertainment line up. Gates open at 2: 30 Saturday.
Jul 21 - 23, 2017

Fayette State Park - A Paranormal Event

Annual Events
09:00 PM
Location: Fayette Historic State Park, Garden
Have you ever wondered what a ghost hunter does? Does the thought of apparitions give you a chill or a sense of wonder? Ever wondered what it's like to be a member of a paranormal team and participate in a real investigation? This is your chance! Join us at Fayette Historic State Park for two full days & nights of unearthly surprises and learning..... if you dare! For questions regarding this event please contact the park at 906-644-2603
Contact Information: Randy Brown
Phone: 906-644-2603
Jul 22, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Archery 101

Outdoor
10:30 AM To 12:30 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
If you are interested in learning the basics of archery, this will surely be a great event to do just that. Certified archery instructors will be on hand to teach you the basics of this great sport. Anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian present. Class size is limited so please call the park to register or stop in to our contact station, registration will begin July 10.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Debra Gill
Phone: 906-339-4461
Jul 22, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jul 22, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jul 22, 2017

32nd Annual Gwinn Fun Daze

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Peter Nordeen Park (M35), Gwinn
This is an old fashioned family outing day with every group in the Gwinn area participating. Fun, food, and family! Parade begins at 10:00 am. Park events 11:00 a.m. Peter Nordeen Park, M-35, Gwinn. Band concerts right after parade - bingo, crafters, food vendors, games, rubber duckie races, Tae Kwon Do demonstration, and stuffed animals galore - cotton candy. Antique car, truck and tractor show: 11:00 a.m. 5k run walk starts at 10 am it is followed by our parade
Phone: 906-362-0202
Jul 22, 2017

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
05:00 PM
Location: Aurora Ball Park, Aurora, WI
Jul 22, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jul 22, 2017

Grand Island Trail Marathon & Half Marathon

Annual Events
07:00 AM
Location: Grand Island National Recreation Area
The course follows the perimeter trail of the island counterclockwise up past Murray Bay and Duck Lake. At three miles the course heads eastward into the Tombolo, up into the island's thumb and then back along Trout Bay where runners can enjoy one of the most spectacular stretches of shoreline anywhere in the Great Lakes. Runners then ascend up the eastern cliffs of the island which treat runners to views of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. The northern half of the island features 300ft colored Jacobsville sandstone cliffs and the remote and exquisitely beautiful North Beach. The return trail on the island’s western shore features remarkable vistas of Lake Superior. Much of the trail is shaded by lush hardwood forests. Exposed sections (atop cliffs) blanket runners with cool breezes off of Lake Superior. Trail includes single track, two track, and narrow dirt roads.
Phone: 715-701-0360
Jul 22 - 23, 2017

TCHA Horse Show - Heather Janssen Memorial Show

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 22 - 23, 2017

Escanaba Country Club Kenneally 2-Man Best Ball

Outdoor
Location: Escanaba Country Club, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-4430
Jul 24, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 24, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 25, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Jul 26, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Jul 26, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Jul 27, 2017

Out to Lunch - The Transformation Band

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Jul 27, 2017

Honor Our Veterans

Outdoor
02:00 PM To 03:30 PM
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
The Friends of Indian Lake & Palms Book State Park will host an Honor Our Veterans program with a parade through the campground accompanied by local veterans performing as the Color Guard, local Boy Scout Troop 411 will also participate in the parade. After the parade the Legion Post 301 will present a program with refreshments being provided for veterans after the program.



Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.
Contact Information: Ralph Lundquist
Phone: 906-474-6983
Jul 27, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Jul 27, 2017

Indian Lake State Park - Honor Our Veterans

Outdoor
02:00 PM
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
The Friends of Indian Lake & Palms Book State Park will host an Honor Our Veterans program with a parade through the campground accompanied by local veterans performing as the Color Guard, local Boy Scout Troop 411 will also participate in the parade. After the parade the Legion Post 301 will present a program with refreshements being provided for veterans after the program.
Phone: 906-474-6983
Jul 27, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 28, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Jul 28, 2017

2017 Blueberry Classic Golf Outing

Annual Events
12:00 PM
Location: NMU Golf Course, M-28 Chocolay Township
The ‘Blueberry’ is an outing for the novice to the competitive golfer and features blueberry foods, special event holes and contests on the course. The primary purpose of the Blueberry Classic is to raise scholarship funds for the NMU Student Flexible Aid Fund, a resource for students who experience unexpected financial challenges such as medical expenses, day care and car repairs - things not covered by traditional financial aid. Come out and see what the NMU Golf course has to offer and enjoy hors d’ oeuvres and refreshments along with awards and prizes.

Event Details:

-NMU Golf Course, M-28 Chocolay Township

-Shotgun Start at Noon

-Scramble Format

-Registration Begins @ 11:00 a.m.

Registration Deadline:

July 21, 2017

Learn more:

-https://www.facebook.com/events/857198974430854/

-http://bit.ly/2rki3U8
Contact Information: Katie Bultman
Phone: 9062272720
Jul 28, 2017

16th Annual Blueberry Festival

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 07:00 PM
Location: Marquette
Phone: 906-228-9475
Jul 28, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 28 - 30, 2017

123rd Annual Upper Peninsula Firefighter Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Florence, WI
Jul 29, 2017

Palms Book State Park: Family Fun Day

Outdoor
01:00 PM To 04:00 PM
Location: Palms Book State Park, Manistique
This is a fun day for the whole family sponsored by The Friends of Indian Lake & Palms Book State Parks. Join us from 1:00-4:00pm for kids games and crafts, a Native American drum ceremony, Native American crafts, UP Raptor and Rehab with live birds, a wheeling sportsman display, a DNR fire truck as well as a visit from local fire departments, and rumor has it you should keep your eyes open as there may be a sighting of Smokey Bear. For additional event details and event locations contact the park at 906-341-2355
Contact Information: Ralph Lundquist
Phone: 906-341-2355
Jul 29, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Jul 29, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Jul 29, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Jul 29, 2017

YMCA Mountain Mudder

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Pine Mountain, Iron Mountain
This muddy obstacle course is created by local business partners and is just good CLEAN fun.
Phone: 906-774-4076
Jul 29 - 30, 2017

TCHA Horse Show - Bits & Bridles 4H Club

Shows & Events
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Jul 29 - 30, 2017

59th Annual Art on The Rocks

Arts &Theater
08:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Art on the Rocks™ has grown to one of the finest art shows in the country, attracting over 140 artists and 10,000 people each year. In 2017, we will be celebrating our 59th annual fine art and crafts festival in Mattson Lower Harbor Park, sandwiched between Marquette’s historic downtown and the Cinder Pond Marina on beautiful Lake Superior the weekend of July 29th and July 30st.
Contact Information: Jason Limberg
Phone: (906)235-4006
Jul 29 - 30, 2017

Outback Art Fair

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Picnic Rocks, Marquette
Phone: 906-869-1395
Jul 29 - 30, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Three Man Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Jul 31, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 1, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Aug 2, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Aug 3, 2017

Out to Lunch - Derrell Syria Project

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Aug 3, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 3, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Aug 3 - 6, 2017

2017 Menominee Waterfront Festival

Annual Events
Location: Menominee
Phone: 906-863-2656
Aug 4, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 4, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Aug 5, 2017

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Aug 5, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Gail Hardwick Memorial Tournament

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Aug 5, 2017

Rock the Dock

Annual Events
05:00 PM To 10:00 PM
Location: Municipal Dock, Escanaba
Live music, bounce houses, rock climbing wall, food, etc.
Contact Information: Kim Peterson
Phone: 9067864141
Aug 5, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Aug 5, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Aug 5, 2017

42nd Annual UP Gem & Mineral Show

Annual Events
09:30 AM
Location: Ishpeming Elks Club, Ishpeming
Mineral Show Gem Show with dealers, demos, kids area, silent auction, and more.
Phone: 906-458-5534
Aug 5, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Aug 5, 2017

Lake Antoine Classic 5-mile/15K

Annual Events
09:00 AM
Location: Lake Antoine Park, Iron Mountain
Phone: 906-776-5918
Aug 5 - 6, 2017

TCHA Horse Show - Merriman 4H Club

Shows & Events
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Aug 5 - 6, 2017

Escanaba Country Club Senior 4-Man Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Escanaba Country Club, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-4430
Aug 7, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 8, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Aug 9, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Aug 9, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Aug 10, 2017

Summer Concert Series in the Park - Gladstone

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-428-9222
Aug 10, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 10, 2017

Out to Lunch - The Steeno's

Outdoor
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
The annual “Out to Lunch” summer entertainment series with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) on Thursdays at the intersection of Hughitt Street and Iron Mountain Street. Live entertainment for this year will include jazz, army band, bluegrass string, story telling troubador, chorus singing, swing, folk music, circus themed band, and more. Food vendors onsite, bring your chair and enjoy the shows.
Aug 10 - 13, 2017

Marquette County Fair

Annual Events
Location: Marquette County Fairgrounds, Gwinn
The Marquette County Fair is a fun-filled family event with lots to offer! * Livestock shows, * 4-H livestock and small animal auction, * Tractor pullls, * Mud drags, * Go cart races, * Horse Shows, * Dog show, * Firemen races, * Antique car show, * Wide variety of concessions, * T.J. Schmidt and Co. Amusements, * Exhibits of hand-crafted and home-grown delights, ...and MUCH more!
Aug 11, 2017

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Shows & Events
06:00 PM
Location: Flat Rock
Aug 11, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 11, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Aug 11 - 12, 2017

Free the Music Frestival 2017

Music
05:00 PM To 11:00 PM
Location: 2800 M-28, Marquette
Free the music fest will be back in full force after a 2 year hiatus! There will be free camping on site as well as a food vendor and a shuttle bus running back and forth to Marquette. More details are available on the Facebook page! And as always this event will be free of charge. With donations accepted but not expected.
Contact Information: Cody Lakenen
Phone: (906) 249-1132
Aug 11 - 13, 2017

36th Annual Grand Marais Music & Arts Festival

Annual Events
Location: Grand Marais
Join us for a weekend of great music, all sorts of vendors and crafts, and terrific food!
Phone: 906-494-2447
Aug 12, 2017

Tour de Dickinson Bike Ride

Annual Events
11:30 AM To 01:30 PM
Location: Iron Mountain
Whether You are a Hardcore, Serious Rider or Just Someone Who Loves to Ride a Bike, You Will Have a Great Time Riding Down Scenic Roads and Soaking in the Sights of Rivers, Country Land, Fumee Falls, Natural Water Springs and Much More. Your registration also gets you into Iron Mountain's Italian Fest.
Contact Information: Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 906-774-2002
Aug 12, 2017

Fayette Historic State Park - Fayette Heritage Day

Annual Events
11:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Fayette Historic State Park, Garden
Celebrate the history of Fayette as a bustling iron smelting company town. Activities for the day include period displays, food, music, and a historic Base Ball game 1860's style (yes, you are invited to play!).
Contact Information: Gretchen McDonnell
Phone: 906-475-7857
Aug 12, 2017

Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic

Annual Events
Location: Negaunee to Marquette
Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic. 48 mile and 24 mile point-to-point mountain bike race in Marquette.
Contact Information: Nicole DeWald
Phone: 906-235-6861
Aug 12, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Aug 12, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Aug 12, 2017

Indian Lake State Park - Annual Fishing Tournament

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 05:15 PM
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
Join in on the all day fun of the Annual Fishing Tournament hosted by the Friends of Indian Lake & Palms Book State Park. This tournament is open to all ages, there is a regsitration fee for adults, however, youth 14 years or under are free to participate, there will be prizes for winners of all classes. All fish must be checked by 5:15 p.m. and prizes will be awarded at 5:30 p.m. Registration for the fishing tournament can be done at the campground host site, there will also be refreshements and hot dogs available all day.
Phone: 906-474-6983
Aug 12, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Aug 12, 2017

Indian Lake State Park Annual Fishing Tournament

Outdoor
07:30 AM To 05:30 PM
Location: Indian Lake State Park, Manistique
Join in on the all day fun of the Annual Fishing Tournament hosted by the Friends of Indian Lake & Palms Book State Park. This tournament is open to all ages, there is a registration fee for adults, however, youth 14 years or under are free to participate, there will be prizes for winners of all classes. All fish must be checked by 5:15 p.m. and prizes will be awarded at 5:30 p.m. Registration for the fishing tournament can be done at the campground host site, there will also be refreshments and hot dogs available all day. For additional details or registration questions please contact Ralph Lundquist at 906-474-6983.
Contact Information: Ralph Lundquist
Phone: 906-474-6983
Aug 12, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Meteors & S'mores

Outdoor
09:30 PM To 10:30 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us on Saturday, August 12 in hopes of viewing the Perseid Meteor Showers. At 9:30 p.m. our explorer guide will educate us on the amazing night sky as we munch on some yummy s'mores waiting for a glimpse of the first meteor. Programming will take place in our day use area at our shelter building then you can stroll on down to our beach area for a self-guided viewing of the spectacular Perseid Meteor Showers. This event is weather dependent and will have a "rain" date of Sunday, August 13. Please call the park with any questions you may have.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Emily Wright
Phone: 906-339-4461
Aug 12, 2017

11th Annual Iron Mountain Italian Fest

Annual Events
12:00 PM To 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Annual Italian Fest in downtown Iron Mountain celebrating the local Italian heritage. Activities include childrens inflatables, childrens games, bocce ball, live music, and local Italian food.
Phone: (906) 774-8530
Aug 12, 2017

16th Annual Buzz the Gut Car Show & Parade

Annual Events
Location: Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum, Ishpeming
Phone: 906-485-1234
Aug 13, 2017

Manistique Community Chorus Concert

Music
03:00 PM
Location: Manistique High School, Manistique
Aug 13, 2017

Big Bay Pony Club Jumping Show

Shows & Events
09:00 AM To 09:00 PM
Location: U.P. State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
A popular Horse Jumping show at the beginning of Fair Week!
Contact Information: Bruce Birr
Phone: (906) 286-1991
Aug 13, 2017

IXL Museum Vintage Day

Outdoor
12:30 PM
Location: IXL Museum, Hermansville
Aug 14, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 14, 2017

Indian Lake Three-Woman Golf Scramble

Annual Events
Location: Indian Lake Golf & Country Club, Manistique
Phone: 906-341-5600
Aug 14 - 20, 2017

UP State Fair

Annual Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Aug 15, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Aug 15 - 16, 2017

Munising Bay Car Show

Shows & Events
Location: Munising
This is a 2 day event ,starting Friday @ 5 pm Sept 15 th with a cruise through Munising , along Lake Superior to Beautiful AuTrain lake and back to Munising for after cruise activities . Fall colors are just beginning so this trip around Alger co will be very enjoyable.

Then on Saturday Sept 16 th , the car show begins @ 10 am - 4 pm. With great goodie bags , doors prizes , dash plaques , music , a bike give away , food vendors and more. Award voting by the car owners.

If you haven't been to our beautiful part of Michigan , your missing something special.
Contact Information: Gary Bovan
Phone: 906-387-5121
Aug 16, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Aug 16, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Aug 17, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 18, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Aug 18, 2017

Cosmic Glow Golf

Outdoor
05:00 PM
Location: Wawonowin Country Club, Champion
Join the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce and Glow Vibe Golf for a unique, summer golf outing: COSMIC GLOW GOLF! This glow-in-the-dark, par-3 challenge will have 18 holes, with 9 played during the day and 9 played at night. There will be food in between the two shotgun starts, and each golfer will receive a commemorative gift.
Phone: 906-485-1435
Aug 18, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 18 - 19, 2017

9th Annual Marquette Trail 50 Ultramarathon

Annual Events
Location: Marquette

The course consists of a 50 kilometer and 50 mile event. Also, new this year the course will include a loop from the new start-finish area (NTN-Forestville Trailhead) to Tourist Park (the old start-finish area) on new single-track. The course is mostly single-track climbing the 4 peaks: Sugarloaf, Top-of-the World, Bareback, and Hogsback outcrops. All the peaks have views of Lake Superior and some of the trail runs along the lake. Most of the trail is easy to moderate running with a few significant climbs and technical areas.
Also new this year is the Ultramarathon Relay - form a team and run the trails Friday before the solo event on Saturday, more details on our website.

Aug 19, 2017

Van Riper State Park - 8th Annual Moosic & Arts Festival

Arts &Theater
12:30 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Come for the day or camp for the weekend and listen to the delights of local musicians and enjoy the wares of local artisans and don't forget to save room for a pasty. Musicians and artisans will be around all day in the day use area, so stop down and support your neighbors! If you are interested in participating as a musician or artisan please contact the park to register or email brandm2@michigan.gov.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Melanie Brand
Phone: 906-339-4461
Aug 19, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Aug 19, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Aug 19, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Aug 19, 2017

Classics on Third Car Show

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Marquette
Aug 20, 2017

UPIR Racing - UP State Fair Races

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Aug 21, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 22, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Aug 23, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Aug 23, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Aug 24, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 25, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 25, 2017

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Florence County Fairgrounds, Florence, WI
Aug 25 - 27, 2017

Harborfest 2017 - Marquette

Annual Events
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Aug 26, 2017

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
02:00 PM
Location: Flat Rock
Aug 26, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Aug 26, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Aug 26, 2017

Off the Vine 5k race/walk

Annual Events
Location: Bark River
5k run/ walk fundraiser by Heart of the North Lions Club, proceeds to Diabetes Awareness and other health related issues. Mixed terrain course to include the Bark River Off Road Race Track, pavement, and vineyard. Participants to receive appetizers and those 21 or over 2 free wine tastings.
Contact Information: Susan Anthony
Phone: 906-399-9212
Aug 26, 2017

2017 Moose on the Loose Family Fun Run & 5K

Outdoor
Location: Presque Isle Park, Marquette
Enjoy the summer colors and run, walk, or jog along the scenic roadway of Peter White Drive on Presque Isle in Marquette with the Michigan Nature Association! This 5K will promote efforts to preserve habitat for the threatened and endangered moose throughout Northern Michigan. This year we will be adding a Kids Fun Run to start at 9:30 am! Kids aged 8-14 can run a 1 mile race prior to the 5K. The 5K will start at 10 am. Kids 1 Mile Fun Run: $10 5K Run/Walk: Early registration is just $25 ($30 day-of)
Phone: 866-223-2231
Aug 26, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Kayaking 202

Outdoor
06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us from 6-8 p.m. for an advanced kayaking paddle for those who are comfortable with kayaking and just want to get out with a group and paddle, we will meet on the beach for this event. Previous kayaking experience is required. Weather permitting. You must call 906-339-4461 to sign up, equipment available for first 12 registrants- registration begins on August 14th. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Matena Coron
Phone: 906-339-4461
Aug 26, 2017

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Aug 26, 2017

Off the Vine 5k

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Northern Sun Winery, Bark River
5k run/walk or 1 mile vineyard stroll. Mixed terrain course of the Bark River Off Road Race Track, paved road, and vineyard trail. Ticket proceeds to diabetes awareness and other health related topics. Participants receive appetizers and those 21 or over 2 free wine samples.
Contact Information: Sheryl Raines or Susan Anthony
Phone: 906-399-9212
Aug 26, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Three Woman Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Aug 26, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Aug 26, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Kayaking 101

Outdoor
02:00 PM To 04:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Venture to Van Riper State Park to learn the basics of kayaking from 2-4 p.m. We will talk about different types of kayaks as well as safety and techniques while kayaking. We will meet on the beach and once we have down the basics we will go for a paddle on Lake Michigamme. Weather permitting, please call the park to sign up- registration begins August 14th; equipment available to the first 12 registrants, those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Matena Coron
Phone: 906-339-4461
Aug 26 - 27, 2017

Two Man Ryder Cup Tournament

Outdoor
Location: Indian Lake Golf Course, Manistique
Phone: 906-341-5600
Aug 27, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Senior Couples Tournament

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Aug 27 - 29, 2017

2017 North Country Trail Association Annual Celebration

Outdoor
07:00 AM To 10:00 PM
Location: University Center, NMU, Marquette
The Upper Peninsula Chapters of the NCTA invite you to attend the 2017 NCTA Celebration beginning Thurs, July 27 at 8:30 am and ending Sat, July 29 at 10:00 pm at Northern Michigan University’s University Center. Hikes both on and off the NCT, non-hiking activities, break-out sessions, dinners with the National Park Service’s Volunteer-in-Parks recognitions, the North Country Trail Association’s Annual Awards presentation, live auction, and presentations about the Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park, the Appalachian Trail in story and song, and an update on the Iron Belle Trail will all be included. Pre and post activities to attend as you travel to and from the Celebration are also in the works. Come meet or renew acquaintances with fellow NCTA members and friends from across the seven states and log some miles for your 2017 Hike 100 Challenge.
Contact Information: Lorana Jinkerson
Phone: 9062266210
Aug 28, 2017

Sweetgrass 3 Woman Scramble

Annual Events
10:00 AM
Location: Sweetgrass Golf Club, Harris
Phone: 800-682-6040 ext 2251
Aug 28, 2017

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 29, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Aug 30, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Aug 30, 2017

Seney Wildlife Wednesdays

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
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 backcountry. The tour begins at 7 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. We’ll be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing Refuge history and management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center reopens at 6:30 p.m. on tour days to accommodate guests.
Aug 31, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Aug 31 - Sep 4, 2017

Dickinson County Fair

Annual Events
11:00 AM To 11:00 PM
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
Phone: 906-563-8840
Sep 1 - 3, 2017

Marquette Area Blues Fest

Music
12:00 PM To 11:00 PM
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Where Superior Meets the Blues. Besides featuring an amazing array of world-class blues musicians, the festival also offers a wide variety of food vendors, a beer tent, free workshops, a large dance floor, and assorted arts and crafts booths.
Sep 2, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Sep 2, 2017

Rock Lions Labor Day Celebration

Annual Events
11:00 AM To 06:00 PM
Location: Rock Lions Club, Rock
ROCK LIONS ANNUAL LABOR DAY CELEBRATION features a parade starting at 11 a.m.; activities and games for the whole family; lots of food and drink; and all-day music.
Contact Information: JOAN KITIUK
Phone: 906-356-6505
Sep 2, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Sep 2, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Sep 2, 2017

8th Annual Marquette Marathon, Half Marathon, 5k, Kids Run

Annual Events
Location: Ishpeming to Marquette
This is the 8th annual Boston Qualifying Full Marathon, 1/2 Marathon and Relay along with a kid's race the night before.
Phone: 906-236-2902
Sep 2 - 3, 2017

Escanaba Country Club Couples Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Escanaba Country Club, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-4430
Sep 3, 2017

14th Annual Grand Marais Triathlon

Annual Events
Location: Grand Marais
Phone: 906-494-2700
Sep 3, 2017

Norway Speedway Racing

Outdoor
Location: Norway Speedway, Norway
Sep 3, 2017

Nahma Lumber Days Celebration

Festivals
Location: Nahma Township Hall & Grounds, Nahma
Sep 5, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Sep 6, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Sep 7, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Sep 8 - 10, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Harvest Festival

Festivals
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us for a weekend of sppoktacular good times during our first weekend of Harvest Festival... don't forget we have two more weekends of frightful fun to go! Friday night make boo-bread with the campground hosts, then join us in our pavilion for a Monster Mash dance. On Saturday there will be face painting (fee involved), wagon ride, games and crafts, campsite decorating, and rounding out the evening will be trick or treating and our famous haunted hike. Don't forget to join the hosts on Sunday morning to find out the winners of the site decorating contest. Detailed schedules will be available closer to the event date.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Debra Gill
Phone: 906-339-4461
Sep 9, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Sep 9, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Sep 9, 2017

Just Cruizin' Car Club presents, "Automania" 2017 Car Show

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Dickinson County Fairgrounds, Norway
"Automania 2017" features Classic Cars, trucks, motorcycles, antique tractors, swap meet, craft show vendors/flea market, food, music, prizes. Activities include: Slow Drag Race, Blower Belt Toss and the Time Challenge-Engine Blowup Car.
Contact Information: Event Information: Jeff
Phone: (906)774-6599
Sep 9, 2017

9th Annual UP Fall Beer Festival

Annual Events
01:00 PM
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette

This event will showcase more than 150 beers from microbreweries and brewpubs throughout the UP and lower peninsula, offering enthusiasts a taste test of the states finest brewed beers.

Sep 9, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Sep 9 - 10, 2017

Indian Lake Couples Golf Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Indian Lake Golf & Country Club, Manistique
Phone: 906-341-5600
Sep 11, 2017

Island 2 Man Senior Bestball Scramble

Annual Events
Location: Sweetgrass Golf Club, Harris
Phone: 800-682-6040
Sep 12, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Sep 13, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Sep 14, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Sep 14, 2017

Ford Tri-Motor Tour

Shows & Events
09:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Ford Airport, Kingsford
Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring ’20s by flying aboard the Ford Tri-Motor. Known as the first luxury airliner, the Ford Tri-Motor redefined world travel and marked the beginning of commercial flight.
Contact Information: Mitchell Krause
Phone: 920-426-6533
Sep 14 - 17, 2017

EAA Ford Tri-Motor

Outdoor
Location: Ford Airport, Iron Mountain
Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring ’20s by flying aboard the Ford Tri-Motor. Known as the first luxury airliner, the Ford Tri-Motor redefined world travel and marked the beginning of commercial flight.
Phone: 906-426-6533
Sep 15 - 16, 2017

Million Dollar Quartet at Island Resort & Casino

Shows & Events
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort and Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW
Sep 15 - 17, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Harvest Festival

Festivals
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us for a weekend of spooktacular good times during the second weekend of our Harvest Festival. Friday night make boo-bread with the campground hosts, then join us in our pavilion for a Monster Mash dance. On Saturday there will be face painting (fee involved), wagon ride, games and crafts, campsite decorating, and rounding out the evening will be trick-or-treating and our famous haunted hike. Don't forget to join the hosts on Sunday morning to find out the winners of the site decorating contest. Detailed schedules will be available closer to the event date.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Debra Gill
Phone: 906-339-4461
Sep 16, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Sep 16, 2017

Paul Mitchell-XTERRA Lake Superior Shore Run

Annual Events
08:00 AM
Location: Little Presque Isle, Marquette
Phone: 906-361-5111
Sep 16, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Sep 16, 2017

Strut Your Mutt 2017

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Marquette
Sep 16, 2017

Escanaba Country Club 1-Person Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Escanaba Country Club, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-4430
Sep 16, 2017

Ford Airport Day

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Ford Airport, Iron Mountain
Flights available in the Ford Tri-Motor; Young Eagle flights for Youth 8-17; car show; breakfast 8am-10am and lunch 11:30am-2pm.
Contact Information: Will Kroeger
Phone: 906-241-9070
Sep 16, 2017

Nahma Golf Course Couples Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Nahma Golf Course, Nahma
Sep 16, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Sep 16 - 17, 2017

Bay de Noc Kennel Club Fall Agility Trials

Annual Events
Location: Bay de Noc Kennel Club, Escanaba
Sep 18, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Two Man Senior Ryder Cup

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Sep 19, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Sep 20, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Sep 21, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Sep 22 - 24, 2017

Van Riper State Park - Harvest Festival

Festivals
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Join us for a weekend of spooktacular good times during our final Harvest Festival weekend! Friday night make boo-bread with the campground hosts, then join us in our pavilion for a Monster Mash dance. On Saturday there will be face painting (fee involved), wagon ride, games and crafts, campsite decorating, and rounding out the evening will be trick-or-treating and our famous haunted hike. Don't forget to join the hosts on Sunday morning to find out the winners of the site decorating contest. Detailed schedules will be available closer to the event date.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.



For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.
Contact Information: Debra Gill
Phone: 906-339-4461
Sep 23, 2017

Iron Mountain Road and Trail Half Marathon & Minithon

Recreation
09:00 AM
Location: Dickinson County Library, Iron Mountain
The Iron Mountain Road & Trail offers a diverse 13.1 mile course with scenic diversity as it travels through historic downtown Iron Mountain, over the Chapin Mine Pit, alongside beautiful Lake Antoine, dipping into the picturesque Fumee Lake Natural area, back out and around the rest of Lake Antoine and back to downtown Iron Mountain. We also offer a 2-mile Minithon. Beautiful medals, awesome shirts, great swag bags, affordable registration fees...this is one race you do not want to miss!

Contact Information: Lisa Villringer
Phone: 906-774-2200
Sep 23, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Sep 23, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Sep 23, 2017

Sick Air Show at UP State Fairgrounds

Shows & Events
07:30 PM
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW
Sep 23, 2017

Oktoberfest - Iron Mountain

Annual Events
08:00 AM
Location: Downtown, Iron Mountain
Join us for the Annual Oktoberfest! Enjoy German food, beer, activities, and more in the heart of our Downtown.
Phone: 906-774-8534
Sep 23, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Sep 26, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Sep 27, 2017

Manistique Farmers Market

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Little Bear West Arena, Manistique
2017 is our 8th season of providing fresh locally grown and produced foods at the Manistique Farmers’ Market. We are open from 4-6pm on Wednesdays May 24-September 27, at Little Bear West Arena,180 N. Maple Street, Manistique. Come join us at the happiest place in Manistique. ManistiqueFarmersMarket.com and Facebook.com/MSTQFarmersMkt A sample of what you can expect (based on local seasonal availability) to find: •Honey •Eggs •Fruits and Vegetables - from Asparagus to Strawberries to Tomatoes to Zuchinni •Wine •Maple Syrup •Fresh Lake Michigan Whitefish •Beef •Cottage Foods (baked goods, jams, jellies) •Fantastic Music •... and so much more!
Phone: 906-341-5010
Sep 28, 2017

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Sep 28, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Sep 30, 2017

Marquette Mountain Bike Enduro

Outdoor
Location: Marquette Mountain, Marquette
The Marquette Mountain Bike Enduro will consist of three timed stages of varying length and trail design. Fastest composite of all three times wins. Trail segments not part of the specified stages are NOT timed. Racers must use the same bike on all stages and for riding from stage to stage. Stages may be ridden in any order the racer chooses. All stages must be completed within the allowed time frame.
Sep 30, 2017

Gladstone Golf Club Fall One Person Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Gladstone Golf Club, Gladstone
Sep 30, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Sep 30, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Sep 30, 2017

Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers' Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: 1st St, Menominee
Oct 3, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Phone: 906-202-3030
Oct 5, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Oct 6 - 7, 2017

Little River Band at Island Resort & Casino

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW
Oct 7, 2017

4th Annual Baraga Avenue Harvest Fest

Annual Events
03:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Baraga Avenue, Marquette
Phone: 906-228-9475
Oct 7, 2017

Iron Mountain Farmer's Market

Outdoor
08:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: Downtown Iron Mountain
Oct 7, 2017

Fayette State Park - 12th Annual Fall Fest

Festivals
11:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Fayette Historic State Park, Garden
Join us for our 12th Annual Fayette Fall Fest! Activities will include hay rides, Halloween style fun, campsite decorating and kid's activities – that adults will enjoy, too!! All campers and day visitors are welcome to join in on the fun. Campers-don't forget goodies for the trick or treaters on Saturday! Camping reservations can be made at www.midnrreservations.com or by calling 1-800-447-2757, up to 6 months in advance. For additional event details, please call 906-644-2603!
Contact Information: Randy Brown
Phone: 906-644-2603
Oct 7, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Oct 10, 2017

Munising Farmers & Artisans Market

Outdoor
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Bayshore Park, Munising
Fresh produce, baked goods, arts and crafts - something for everyone.
Phone: 906-202-3030
Oct 12, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Oct 12 - 14, 2017

Haunted Hay Ride - Marquette

Outdoor
Location: Marquette County Fairgrounds, Sands Township
Phone: 906-361-4655
Oct 14, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Oct 19, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Oct 19, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Oct 20 - 21, 2017

Tyler Farr at Island Resort & Casino

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort and Casino, Harris
Phone: 877/ISL-SHOW
Oct 21, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Oct 26, 2017

Photo Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor
08:00 AM
Location: Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Seney
Do you have a small group of photographers interested in getting into the backcountry for a few hours? We may be able to accommodate you on Thursday mornings. Contact us to check on dates and make arrangements. The photo tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Phone: 906-586-9851
Oct 27 - 29, 2017

Beyond Becoming an Outdoor Woman

Outdoor
Location: Craig Lake State Park, Champion
This is will be a beginner weekend, no experience necessary.
Oct 28, 2017

Halloween Spectacle

Festivals
06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Washington Street, Marquette
The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center announces the 2017 Halloween Spectacle. On Saturday, October 29, an alchemy of pageantry, music, theater, and dance will ignite the 100 Block of West Washington Street from 6-8 PM. Community members will be able to walk through interactive performances fit for all ages are encouraged to don their favorite costumes for the night. A special opening ceremony will take place at 6 PM and a closing ceremony at 7:45 PM. For community members wishing to get more involved with this year’s spectacle as a volunteer or performer, please contact the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at (906) 228-0472 or email arts-culture@mqtcty.org. The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center is located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.
Contact Information: City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center
Phone: 906-228-0472
Oct 28, 2017

Wolf Pack Run 2017

Outdoor
10:00 AM
Location: Carney-Nadeau Public Schools, Carney
Phone: 906-280-7088
Oct 28, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Nov 3 - 4, 2017

Loverboy at Island Resort & Casino

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW
Nov 4, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is held every Saturday! Come down to continue the fun from the summer in a festive atmosphere. Our wide range of vendors are all extremely personable and very welcoming. You'll be surprised with how many unique items are sold and the various gifts that you can find for people of all ages. You will also find several different types of fresh vegetables that you're bound to love. Hope to see you there!
Phone: 906-362-3276
Nov 11, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Nov 16, 2017

A Night to Indulge at Island Resort & Casino

Shows & Events
05:00 PM
Location: Island Resort and Casino, Harris
Sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area
Nov 17 - 18, 2017

Easton Corbin at Island Resort & Casino

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW
Nov 18, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Nov 24 - 25, 2017

TV6 Thanksgiving Craft Show

Shows & Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Phone: 906-202-1978
Nov 25, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Dec 1, 2017

Annual Winter Snow Fun Holiday Parade & Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Annual Events
06:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Marquette
Phone: 906-228-9475
Dec 2, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Dec 8 - 10, 2017

TV6 Christmas Craft Show

Annual Events
Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
This an annual event put on by TV6. All items are hand crafted by each vendor
Phone: 906-202-1978
Dec 9, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Dec 10, 2017

Craft Sale & Christmas in Nahma

Shows & Events
Location: Nahma Township Hall, Nahma
Dec 16, 2017

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
Dec 16, 2017

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
This is a weekly, outdoor market that features fresh produce, small farm raised meat and eggs, flower bouquets, plant starts (early in the season), tasty baked goods, jams, personal care items and gift quality handcrafted artisan products and more. The vendor mix varies some each week, so come often and see who is at the market. Music weekly from 10-1. See you at the market.
Phone: 906-362-3276
Dec 20, 2017

Muffin Runners Santa Run

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Marquette Commons, Marquette
Phone: 906-361-5059
Dec 31, 2017

New Year's Eve Ball Drop

Annual Events
11:45 PM
Location: Downtown Marquette
Every New Year’s Eve the intersection of Washington St and Front St in Downtown Marquette becomes the location where locals and visitors to the area come together in a large crowd to welcome in the New Year. On the 12th strike an illuminated ball is lowered from the historic Savings Bank Building. This year will mark the 27th anniversary of the Downtown Marquette New Year’s Eve Ball Drop!
Phone: (906) 228-9475
Jan 1, 2018

Muffin Runners Sisu Run

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: Presque Isle Park Pavilion, Marquette
Phone: 906-361-5059
May 5, 2018

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
10:30 AM
Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
Dec 15, 2018

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
Location: NMU Superior Dome, Marquette
May 4, 2019

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
Location: NMU Superior Dome, Marquette
Jun 28, 2019

70th Annual UP History Conference

Annual Events
Location: Escanaba
Dec 14, 2019

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
Location: NMU Superior Dome, Marquette
May 2, 2020

Northern Michigan University Commencement

Annual Events
Location: NMU Superior Dome, Marquette