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.

 

Jun 19, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Shows & Events
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jun 20, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jun 20 - 22, 2018

CopperFest Heritage Festival

Festivals
Location: Ontonagon
This 3-day event is a celebration of the local history which will showcase the mining, logging, and fishing activities that had lured a variety of cultures to Upper Michigan and helped in the development of Ontonagon County. Craft, food, & merchandise vendors will be on display along with the Great Lakes Timber Show and Classic Car & Bike Show.
Contact Information: Rich Ernest
Phone: (906)884-2823
Jun 21, 2018

Summer Solstice Celebration

Annual Events
06:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Old Carpenter Shop/Folk School, Ontonagon
Join the Friends for a summer solstice celebration featuring music, the "letting go" bonfire, the Kivijat Dancers, and s'mores. This is a FREE event.
Contact Information: Coriane Penegor
Phone: 906-884-7663
Jun 21, 2018

The Red Jacket Jamboree at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:00 PM To 09:15 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
The Red Jacket Jamboree, Calumet's old-time radio variety show, features stories, music and songs reflecting the history, landscape and culture of the Keweenaw Peninsula. The show is recorded in front of a live audience at the historic Calumet Theatre for radio broadcast at a later date. Two one-hour radio episodes are recorded per show- each having their own theme.



The show features music by guest singer-songwriters John Davey and Mean Mary as well as music by “The Copper Cats”. There's fun for the entire family with humorous sketches, history and storytelling! The show is hosted by Lena Dorey. “ The Copper Cats” are Bill Carrothers on piano, Jerry Younce on guitar, Carrie Biolo on percussion and vibraphone and Harry South on bass.
Contact Information: Rebecca Glotfelty
Phone: 906 337-2610
Jun 21, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Summer Solstice Celebration

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Phone: 906-885-5275
Jun 21, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jun 21, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Northern Lights

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
What causes the northern lights? When are they visible? How do you capture photographs of this brilliant night-time display? Learn more about the phenomenon of northern lights and an overview of photographing this night time show with Ottawa National Forest Biological Technician, Scott Pearson.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jun 22, 2018

TrueGrass at Ontonagon Theater

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Ontonagon Theater of Performing Arts, Ontonagon
Phone: 906-884-2313
Jun 22, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Country Drifters

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Jun 22 - 24, 2018

69th Annual UP History Conference

Annual Events
Location: St Ignace
Phone: 800-692-1828
Jun 22 - 24, 2018

Juhannus '18

Shows & Events
Location: Finnish American Heritage Center, Finlandia University, Hancock
Jun 23, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jun 23, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Creative Writing

Shows & Events
03:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Join instructor Mollie Larsen and learn how to put your creative thoughts and stories down on paper. Beginners are welcome and encouraged to join! Come to class and learn how to share your ideas through creative writing and how to get them published. The cost of the class is $35.00. This class has a maximum of 10 students. A minimum of 3 students need to be registered by Monday, June 18 in order to hold the class. To register for this class or for more information about Friends of the Porkies or the Folk School, visit http://www.porkies.org, call 906-884-7663 or email friendsofporkies@gmail.com.
Phone: 906-885-5275
Jun 23, 2018

PMMF presents: Bergonzi String Quartet

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Rozsa Center, Houghton
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 23, 2018

PMMF presents: Karyne Arys Alma Flamenca

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 23, 2018

Karyne Arys (Flamenco) at The Crystal Theatre

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Jun 23, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Needle Felted Journal Cover

Outdoor
01:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Join Donna Thurston to create a needle felted journal cover using a variety of fibers and embellishments such as beads, buttons, leather, wood and stone. Donna will provide each student with 2 felting needles, a foam pad to work on, a journal to cover with your finished piece and a variety of fibers. No previous experience is necessary. Children ages five to 10 need to be accompanied by an adult. Youths ages 10 and older may work without supervision. Bring embellishments or a picture to create your cover. The cost of the class is $53.00. This class has a maximum of 12 students. A minimum of 5 students need to be registered by Monday, June 18 in order to hold the class. To register for this class or for more information about Friends of the Porkies or the Folk School, visit http://www.porkies.org, call 906-884-7663 or email friendsofporkies@gmail.com.
Phone: 906-885-5275
Jun 23, 2018

Longest Day Fishing Tournament

Recreation
06:00 AM To 03:30 PM
Location: Copper Harbor State Dock, Copper Harbor
The Longest Day Fishing Tournament is held on the waters of Copper Harbor, Lac La Belle, Eagle Harbor and Lake Medora (All 4 locations have DNR Parks and Recreation Division facilities). No boat is permitted more than 5 miles from the Lake Superior Shoreline. Fishing tentatively begins at 6:00 am, and ends at 3:30 pm. The awards ceremony will be held at 8:00 pm at the Mariner North in Copper Harbor. Check in and weighing of fish will be done at the Gaslite General Store. A pre-tournament meeting will be held on Friday at the Copper Harbor Community Building and will include refreshments, live music and a fish boil.
Contact Information: Don Kauppi
Phone: 906-289-4637
Jun 23, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Mixed Media Star Fairy

Outdoor
09:30 AM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Instructor Beth Cox will guide you as you create a mixed media star fairy using the copper foil stained glass technique. Form your star fairy on a copper wire star and embellish it with fiber, beads and polymer clay. No prior experience is needed. Persons ages 13 and older are welcome. The cost of the class is $50.00. This class has a maximum of 10 students. A minimum of 3 students need to be registered by Monday, June 18 in order to hold the class. To register for this class or for more information about Friends of the Porkies or the Folk School, visit http://www.porkies.org, call 906-884-7663 or email friendsofporkies@gmail.com.
Phone: 906-885-5275
Jun 24, 2018

Old Victoria's Log Cabin Day Celebration

Shows & Events
11:00 AM
Location: Old Victoria Historical Site, Rockland
Celebrate Log Cabin Day at this historic mining village, where history comes alive. The day will feature delicious cinnamon rolls, baked from scratch in the traditional woodstove. Kids of all ages will love the old-fashioned kids games and races on the lawn, and adults will love the show! The historic site will be open to the public, free of charge, and there's no better way to learn about copper mining history than hands-on! Celebrate the heritage of log cabins AND copper mining at Old Victoria this June!
Contact Information: Patty Pattison
Phone: 906-886-2617
Jun 24, 2018

PMMF presents: Karyne Arys Alma Flamenca

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 25, 2018

Musical Monday: Big and Tall Family Fun Concert at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Jun 25, 2018

GYRC 2-Man Senior Golf Scramble

Outdoor
Location: George Young Recreation Complex, Iron River
Phone: 906-265-3401
Jun 26, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jun 27, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jun 27, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jun 27 - Jul 5, 2018

Bessemer Blast

Annual Events
Location: Bessemer
Come and have a blast in Bessemer this 4th of July. Enjoy small hometown charm and a true hometown 4th of July festival as Bessemer celebrates the “Spirit of America.” You will find games, a mud run, a hometown run along with a tot trot, parades, a craft fair, an outdoor smear tournament, an ATV mud run, relay races, karaoke, street bowling and so very much more.
Bessemer Blast celebrates this year’s 4th of July from June 27th right through July 4th.
The excitement is in the air, and there is guaranteed to be something for every age, which culminates with “Thunder on the Mountain” fireworks on July 4th starting at 10 pm.
You will meet up with old friends and are sure to make new ones. You will have to sleep hard and fast, as you will not want to miss any of the events that will be celebrating these days.
The 50/50 sellers will be everywhere, surpassing last year’s prize of $25,987!

Jun 28, 2018

PMMF presents: Bizet's Carmen

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Rozsa Center, Houghton
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 28, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Climate Change and the Upper Peninsula

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
What do people mean when they say the climate is changing? What changes have we already seen, and what do we expect for the future in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan? Stephen Handler and Kristen Schmitt, from the Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science in Houghton, will lead an interactive quiz to test your knowledge and share the latest information!
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jun 29, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Cheap Therapy

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Jun 30, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jun 30, 2018

Tour da Lake Bicycle Tour

Outdoor
Location: Bergland Park, Lake Gogebic
Join us for dis social bike ride around dee beautiful Lake Gogebic on June 24th. Da ride begins and ends at da Bergland town Park in Bergland, MI. Tour Da Lake is a 39 mile road ride (mtn bikes are encouraged) around Lake Gogebic with 5 social stops at local resorts around the lake. The Tour Da Lake is a open to everyone of all ages and biking levels.
Phone: 906-932-3332
Jun 30, 2018

Keweenaw Roller Girls v. Grand Raggidy Attack

Shows & Events
Location: Dee Stadium, Houghton
Jun 30, 2018

PMMF presents: Bizet's Carmen

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, Houghton
Phone: 906-482-1542
Jun 30, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - UP Sun Catcher in Stained Glass

Outdoor
01:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Join Laura Hamlett to learn the entire process of the copper foil method of stained glass. Choose your own colors to create a sun catcher in the shape of the Upper Peninsula. The cost of the class is $30.00. This class has a maximum of 12 students. A minimum of 4 students need to be registered by Friday, June 29 in order to hold the class. To register for this class or for more information about Friends of the Porkies or the Folk School, visit http://www.porkies.org, call 906-884-7663 or email friendsofporkies@gmail.com.
Phone: 906-885-5275
Jul 1, 2018

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra at Crystal Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Jul 3, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 3, 2018

Lake Gogebic July 4th Events

Outdoor
Location: Lake Gogebic
Jul 3, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Jul 3 - 4, 2018

Baraga County Lumberjack Days

Annual Events
Location: Baraga
Jul 4, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 4, 2018

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park - Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Outdoor
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park
Come to Fort Wilkins Historic State Park to celebrate Independence Day with a reading of the Declaration of Independence by the Fort Wilkins Role Players.
Phone: 906-289-4215
Jul 5, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jul 5, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Fire on the Landscape

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Investigate the role of fire in landscape management with Lisa Gowe, Ottawa National Forest Assistant Fire Management Officer. Lisa will talk about fire management practices, such as prescribed burning, that are being used to manage the landscape and help return areas to pre-settlement conditions.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jul 6, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Mid-Nite Storm

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Jul 6, 2018

The Marsupials at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 7, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 7, 2018

The Sweet Water Warblers at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 7 - 8, 2018

61st CocaCola International Frisbee Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Agassiz Field, Calumet
We are proud to announce that the 61st Annual Coca Cola IFT will be held July 6th-8th at Agassiz Field in Calumet, MI once again. Come out and catch the original extreme sport, Guts Frisbee. The Bradshaw Award will be given out to this years recipient for their outstanding dedication and major impact for the betterment of Guts. Past winners include: Jim Boggio Sr, Dan Mangone, & Dennis Walikainen. On behalf of International Frisbee Inc., we look forward to seeing everyone again at the the oldest Frisbee tournament in the world.
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 7 - 8, 2018

Bass Festival

Festivals
Location: Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-396-5854
Jul 10, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 10, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Jul 11, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 12, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert - Preview of Aura Jamboree

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jul 12, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Fishery Habitat Improvement

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
The Ottawa National Forest works on multiple fisheries and riparian habitat projects every year to improve and restore the landscape and create high-quality recreation opportunities. Join Ottawa National Forest Fisheries Technician, John Pagel, as he showcases several projects and discover how you can engage in similar practices.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jul 12, 2018

Sojii and Ape Not Kill Ape at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 13, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Backroom Boys

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Jul 13 - 14, 2018

51st Annual UP Championship Pro Rodeo

Annual Events
Location: Iron County Fair Grounds, Iron River
PRCA profession rodeo has been coming to the UP for 50 years in Iron River, MI. Three great shows - one Friday night, two on Saturday. Community events all weekend. Children in free on Saturday afternoon. Wild West parade Saturday morning.
Phone: 906-265-3822
Jul 14, 2018

Lake Superior Eve Concert

Music
07:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Ontonagon Theater of Performing Arts, Ontonago
Lake Superior, "our" great lake, has its own day on the third Sunday in July. To celebrate in song, the Friends of the Porkies offers a concert at the Ontonagon theater the evening before. Local musicians provide a medley of songs featuring Lake Superior and life near water. Join us! Find more information closer to the time of the event at www.porkies.org



We will charge a small fee.
Contact Information: Coriane Penegor
Phone: 9068847663
Jul 14, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 14 - 15, 2018

L'Anse Selkey Three-Man Golf Scramble

Annual Events
Location: L'Anse Golf Course, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-6600
Jul 17, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Jul 17, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 18, 2018

Luke Winslow King at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 18, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 18 - 21, 2018

Festival Ironwood

Festivals
Location: Historic Downtown Ironwood
Calling all people who have ever Lived, Visited or Plan to Visit Ironwood. Come celebrate with us for a 4 day weekend in Historic Downtown Ironwood! Festival Ironwood includes Music, Markets, Fun, Food, History and much more. Visit Ironwood during our happiest week and see what this small town and area has to offer. Plan your trip today!
Contact Information: Tim Erickson
Phone: (906) 932-1122
Jul 19, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Predators, Habitat, and Winter Weather Influence of White-tailed Deer Survival in Michigan's UP

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Join Todd Kautz and Nick Fowler, from Mississippi State University, as they talk about a cooperative research project by the Michigan DNR and Mississippi State University. This study has followed fawn and adult female deer along with black bear, wolves, coyotes, and bobcats in the western Upper Peninsula from 2009 to present. Learn more about how these species interact with each other, their environment, and the effects of winter weather.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jul 19, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Email:
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jul 19, 2018

DeDe Alder Duo - Elizabeth Landry Solo and opener Lena Wilson at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 20, 2018

The Vogt Sisters at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 20 - 21, 2018

42nd Annual Aura Jamboree

Annual Events
Location: Aura Community Hall, Aura
Phone: 906-524-7842
Jul 20 - 22, 2018

CopperFest Heritage Festival

Shows & Events
Location: Ontonagon
Contact Information: Rich Ernest
Phone: (906)884-2823
Jul 20 - 22, 2018

CopperFest Heritage Festival

Festivals
Location: Ontonagon
CopperFest is a 3-day celebration of the local history that showcases the area mining, logging, and fishing activities which had lured a variety of cultures to Ontonagon County and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. This outdoor festival includes beach bonfires and boat parade with fireworks over Lake Superior, Classic Car & Bike Show, mine tours, lumber camp and Great Lakes Timber Show (w/chainsaw carving, axe-throwing, & log-rolling), plus music and games for all ages, along with craft, food, & merchandise vendors.
Contact Information: Rich Ernest
Phone: (906)884-4735
Jul 21, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 21, 2018

43rd Annual Canal Run

Annual Events
07:30 AM To 11:00 AM
Location: McLain State Park, Hancock
The event includes a half marathon, 10 mile run , 10 mile walk, 5 mile run, 5 mile walk, 2 mile run/walk (new for 2018) and a kids dash. Additional features include a beautiful course along the Portage Canal, early registration and team discounts, participants receive an awesome Canal Run t-shirt and custom awards for top finishers.
Contact Information: Angela Luskin
Phone: 906-483-1153
Jul 22, 2018

Dave Wickerham at the Crystal Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: (906)265-3822
Jul 22, 2018

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park - Eagle Harbor Light Saving Station Open House

Outdoor
Location: Eagle Harbor
Phone: 906-289-4215
Jul 23, 2018

Creative Compass Children's Theatre at Crystal Theatre

Shows & Events
09:00 AM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Jul 24, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 24, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2550
Jul 25, 2018

The Hooten Hallers at the Orpheum Theater

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Orpheum Theater, Hancock
Jul 25, 2018

Baraga Farmers Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Baraga County Historical Museum, Baraga
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 26, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Jul 26, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Natural History of Loons on the Ottawa

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
The Ottawa National Forest and its partners have been monitoring and researching the iconic Common Loon on the Forest for over 25 years. These efforts have provided some of the most detailed life history known for this northwoods bird. Join Joe Kaplan, renowned ornithologist, to learn about population dynamics, migration patterns, conservation needs and much more!
Phone: 906-358-4724
Jul 27, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Panhandlers

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Jul 27 - 29, 2018

Ontonagon County Fair

Annual Events
Location: Ontonagon County Fairgrounds, Greenland
Old Time Country Fair with antique tractrs, engines, vintage autos from Michigan/Wisconsin Antique Power Association. Saturday: Lumberjack Breakfast 7-11am, threshing oats, old time music and square dancing. Saturday and Sunday: antque tractors, engines, vintage autos, lumber sawing, shingle mill, haypress, livestock displays, horse and kid games, livestcck auction.
Phone: 906 884-4371
Jul 27 - 29, 2018

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park - Battery D Civil War Encampment

Annual Events
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, Copper Harbor
History comes alive at Fort Wilkins. Battery D, 1st Michigan Light Artillery, a Civil War era living history group returns to Fort Wilkins for its 31st annual weekend encampment. The weekend event will be open to park visitors from 8 AM to 8 PM on Friday and Saturday and 8 AM to 4 PM on Sunday. Battery D will interpret army life of the period, demonstrating artillery and small arms drills, period cooking and soldiers’ pastimes. A Michigan State or Out of State Recreation Passport is required for entry into the park.
Contact Information: Fort Wilkins State Park
Phone: 906-289-4215
Jul 27 - 29, 2018

40th Annual Maawanji'iding Powwow

Annual Events
Location: Ojibwa Park Road, Baraga
2018 marks the 40th Annual Maawanji'iding Traditional Powwow. Our powwow features traditional singing, dancing and food. There are over 50 vendors that sell both food and traditional crafts, as well contemporary clothing and artwork. The KBIC powwow is open to the public
Contact Information: Gary Loonsfoot, Jr
Phone: (906) 353-4108
Jul 28, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Jul 29, 2018

Creative Compass Children's Theatre at Crystal Theatre

Shows & Events
02:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Jul 31, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Jul 31, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Aug 2, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Keys to Trees

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Explore the values, uses and benefits of trees with Joe Panci, Ottawa National Forest Conservation Education Coordinator. Our program moves outside as we learn to identify trees, using tree characteristics and a “walking tree key.”
Phone: 906-358-4724
Aug 2, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Aug 3, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Boodie Creek

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Aug 4, 2018

6th Annual Solar System Smackdown with the Keweenaw Roller Girls

Annual Events
Location: Dee Stadium, Houghton
Aug 4, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Aug 4, 2018

Keweenaw Alumni Chapter and Friends 5K Run/Walk for Scholarship

Recreation
08:30 AM To 11:00 AM
Location: Michigan Technological University Tech Trails, Houghton
Join alumni and friends for a 5K Run/Walk on the Michigan Tech Trails. All proceeds go to support the Keweenaw Alumni and Friends Chapter Scholarship and the Michigan Tech Cross Country Team. The cost to participate is $15 in advance or $20 on the day of the event. The walk kicks off at 8:30 a.m. and the run at 9 a.m. on the Michigan Tech Trails. New this year - free 100 meter dash for children ages 6 and under will take place while final race results are calculated. Register at http://www.mtu.edu/alumni/kac5k or call 906-487-2400.
Contact Information: Michigan Tech Keweenaw Alumni and Friends Chapter
Phone: 9064872400
Aug 4 - 5, 2018

Calumet Golf Club Jazzy Giroux Memorial Shortstop

Outdoor
Location: Calumet Golf Club, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-3911
Aug 5, 2018

Ole & Lena's Family Reunion at Crystal Theatre

Arts &Theater
07:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Aug 6, 2018

Musical Mondays: Bob Milne at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 7, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Aug 7, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Aug 9, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Aug 9, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: White Deer

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Join award winning photographer Jeff Richter in his quest to film the rare and elusive white deer. His first ever documentary reveals little known aspects of this uniquely spiritual animal, and people’s strong connections to these “ghosts of the forest.”
Phone: 906-358-4724
Aug 9 - 12, 2018

Gogebic County Fair

Festivals
Location: Gogebic County Fairgrounds, Ironwood
Phone: 906-663-4045
Aug 10, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Uponen Band

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Aug 11, 2018

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park - Meteors & S'mores

Outdoor
8:00 PM
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, Copper Harbor
Located at the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula, Fort Wilkins State Park is a perfect place for stargazing. During our celebration of the Perseid Meteor shower enjoy that sticky gooey campfire favorite in the day use area by the Fort Parking Lot. Then at 10 p.m., after cleaning up from our gooey treat, join Joel Kimball, Professor at Gannon University, on the Parade Grounds to view stars, planets, galaxies and more via high powered telescopes.
Phone: 906-289-4215
Aug 11, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Aug 14, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Aug 14, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Aug 16, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Birds of Prey and Wildlife Rehabilitation

Outdoor
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Learn what makes birds of prey unique in a real-life encounter with two of these birds (Ruby, a Red-tailed Hawk and Whisk, a Barred Owl). Mark Naniot from The Wild Instincts Team will also talk about human-caused wildlife injuries, and how to prevent them.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Aug 16, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Aug 17, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Conga Finn

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Aug 18, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Aug 18, 2018

Hanka Homestead Heritage Day

Annual Events
Location: Hanka Homestead Finnish Museum, Pelkie
Phone: 906-334-2575
Aug 18, 2018

Pasty Fest

Annual Events
Location: Agassiz Park, Calumet

Celebrate the pasty! Events at Agassiz Park in Calumet include music, games, the pasty parade and the annual pasty baking contest.

Phone: 906-337-6246
Aug 18 - 19, 2018

Art in the Park - Copper Harbor

Annual Events
Location: Grant Township Community Center & Park, Copper Harbor
A two-day craft fair featuring local and regional artists, including food and entertainment.
Phone: 906-289-4363
Aug 19, 2018

Judy Collins at Crystal Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Aug 19, 2018

36th Annual Old Victoria Craft Fair

Annual Events
10:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Old Victoria Restoration, Rockland
Old Victoria's Craft Fair is an event like no other! Browse handmade, original arts and crafts on the lawn of a historic copper mining village built in 1899. This historic site is the perfect setting for the day, and the restored hand-hewn log cabins will be open, free of charge, to the public for the day. Try one of the famous Victoria cinnamon rolls, baked from scratch in a traditional woodstove. Bring the kids to enjoy old-fashioned games and races that are a blast to join OR watch! Grab a bite to eat and take your time enjoying the day's offerings in the prettiest setting you can imagine! Join us at Old Victoria for a truly special day and support the preservation of our local history!
Contact Information: Patty Pattison
Phone: 906-886-2617
Aug 21, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Aug 23, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Aug 23, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Moose

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Join Erin Largent, Wildlife Research Technician for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, to learn about the history, biology, and current status of moose in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Aug 24 - 26, 2018

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

Festivals
01:00 PM To 10:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Winter Sports Complex, Ontonagon
A day of eclectic, high energy music featuring 2 stages and a busking barn.
Contact Information: Linda Kermeen
Phone: 906-884-2653
Aug 25, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Aug 25, 2018

Keweenaw Brewfest

Annual Events
01:00 PM To 04:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Join the Keweenaw Community Foundation for their annual Keweenaw Brewfest. Tickets on sale starting July 1st. Visit www.keweenawgives.org to find out more!
Contact Information: Keweenaw Community Foundation
Phone: 906-482-9673
Aug 28, 2018

Covington Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Covington Pavillion, Covington
Covington Township sponsored annual concert series each Tuesday July -August. Free entertainment under pavilion/chairs & tables provided. Country/Western and variety plus dance floor. Concession: Lunch style food, bake sale, coffee and pop.
Phone: 906-355-2182
Aug 28, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Aug 30, 2018

Ottawa Visitor Center presents: Land Use in the Watersmeet Area

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ottawa Visitors Center, Watersmeet
Charlie Rasmussen, outdoor writer and Historian at Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission, will talk about culture and land use in the Watersmeet area; including American Indians, Ojibwe treaty rights, and the Sylvania Club. Learn about the cultural and economic forces that shaped the region we have today.
Phone: 906-358-4724
Aug 30, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Aug 31, 2018

Canal Rock Outdoor Music Concert: Superior Pipes and Drums & Celtic Quartet

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Porvoo Waterfront Park, Hancock
Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018

Ontonagon Labor Day Celebration

Outdoor
Location: Ontonagon
Sep 1, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Sep 3, 2018

Portage Health Bridge Walk 2018

Annual Events
Location: Kestner Waterfront Park, Houghton
Phone: 906-483-1149
Sep 4, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Sep 6, 2018

L'Anse Waterfront Concert

Music
07:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Bandshell, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-7991
Sep 7 - 8, 2018

41st Annual Lake Gogebic Fall Walleye Tournament

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 06:00 PM
Location: Lake Gogebic
Catch & Release Walleye Tournament. Registration $50 ($75 after Aug. 31 1st place prize $1000, 2nd place $500, 3rd place $200 up to 10th place. Daily prized for Largest Smallmouth Bass, Perch and Northern. Free fish fry on Sunday evening for participants. Mail name, address,email, phone to LGACC, P.O. Box 114, Bergland, MI 49910
Contact Information: Mary Lou Driesenga
Sep 8, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Sep 8, 2018

13th Annual First National Bank of Wakefield Marathon

Annual Events
08:00 AM
Location: Sunday Lake Pavilion, Wakefield
Phone: 906-285-4711
Sep 8, 2018

Keweenaw Roller Girls v. Kingsford Krush

Shows & Events
Location: Dee Stadium, Houghton
Sep 9, 2018

Michael Mizrahi & Friends: Tribute to Leonard Bernstein at Crystal Theatre

Music
02:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Sep 10, 2018

L'Anse 3 Man Senior Scramble Golf Tournament

Annual Events
Location: L'Anse Golf Course, L'Anse
Phone: 906-524-6600
Sep 11, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Sep 15, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Sep 15, 2018

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park - 12th Annual Geocaching Event

Annual Events
09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, Copper Harbor
Fort Wilkins Historic State Park will be holding its 11th Annual Geocaching Event on the Keweenaw Peninsula in Copper Harbor, Michigan on September 9th, 2017. The event will begin with registration starting at 9:00 AM at the Picnic Shelter near the Fort Wilkins parking lot. Geocacher's will be able to find several temporary caches placed at historical, geological, and natural significant sites in and around the State Park.



Geocaching will end at 2:00 PM with a bonfire and hot dog luncheon to follow at 2:30 PM in the Picnic Shelter near the Fort Wilkins parking lot; everyone in the park is welcome. A ticket will be given upon registration where prizes from our local businesses will be drawn after the event and stories about everyone's experience can be told.
Contact Information: April Beveridge
Phone: 906-289-4215
Sep 15 - 16, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Chair Lift Color Tours

Outdoor
12:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Phone: 906-885-5275
Sep 16, 2018

GYRC Couples Scramble

Annual Events
Location: George Young Recreation Complex, Iron River
Phone: 906-265-3401
Sep 17, 2018

Calumet Golf Club Senior 2-Man Scramble

Outdoor
Location: Calumet Golf Club, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-3911
Sep 18, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Sep 21 - 22, 2018

41st Annual Ewen Log Jamboree

Annual Events
Location: Ewen
This event has a Craft Fair, Bake Sale, Soup and Salad Luncheon at Centennial Hall, a Variety Show at the E-TC School, a Parade, Fun Run/Walk, Casting Contest, Tractor Show, Canoe Poker Run, Rubber Duckie Race on the Ontonagon River and will wrap up with a Dance from 8-Midnight at Centennial Hall.
Contact Information:
Email:
Phone:
Sep 22, 2018

Bridges & Bluffs Half Marathon

Outdoor
Location: Ethnic Park Commons, Bessemer
Phone: 906-364-2291
Sep 22, 2018

ABBA Salute at Crystal Theatre

Music
02:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Sep 22, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront, L'Anse
Phone: 906-334-2790
Sep 22 - 23, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Chair Lift Color Tours

Outdoor
12:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Phone: 906-885-5275
Sep 25, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Sep 26 - 30, 2018

40th Annual Bessemer Pumpkinfest

Annual Events
Location: Bessemer
Sep 27, 2018

10th Annual Senior Citizen Fall Color OHV Tour

Annual Events
Location: Adventure Mountain, Greenland
Hosted/Sponsored by MI-Trale
Phone: 906-827-3208
Sep 29, 2018

L'Anse Farmers Market

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Location: L'Anse Waterfront Park, L'Anse
Sep 29 - 30, 2018

Porcupine Mountains State Park - Chair Lift Color Tours

Outdoor
12:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon
Phone: 906-885-5275
Oct 2, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Oct 7, 2018

Beethoven and Banjos - An Annual Music Celebration for the UP at Crystal Theatre

Music
02:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-875-3208
Oct 9, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Every Tuesday next to Portage Lake District Library and bike path. Offering regionally produced jams, jellies, bakery, meat, syrup, honey, vegetables, soaps, lotions, and crafted art
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Oct 14, 2018

Madison Bach Musicians: Baroque Quartet

Music
02:00 PM
Location: Crystal Theatre, Crystal Falls
Oct 16, 2018

Downtown Houghton Farmer's Market

Outdoor
03:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Houghton
Contact Information: Jeff Foss
Phone: 9063738030
Nov 22, 2018

Turkey Trot

Outdoor
09:00 AM
Location: UP Health System - Portage, Hancock
Join us for a 5k Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning. This is a great event for the entire family! Participants will meet at the front lobby of UP Health System - Portage in Hancock to register. Walkers and runners will head out on Portage Dr, then east onto Ingot to connect with the Hancock/Calumet trail. Participants will continue on the trail until Tomasi Rd where they will loop around to finish at the hospital. Snacks and refreshments will be served in the hospital lobby following the Turkey Trot.
Dec 1, 2018

Jack Frost Festival of Lights Parade

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Ironwood