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.


Feb 16 - 24, 2018

NMU WinterFest

Location: NMU, Marquette
Phone: (906) 227-1622
Feb 23 - 24, 2018

NMU Dance Concert 2018

Arts &Theater
Location: NMU, Marquette
Feb 23 - 25, 2018

18th Annual Becoming an Outdoors Woman Winter Program

Location: Bay Cliff Health Camp, Big Bay
The BOW program is sponsored by the DNR and offers instruction in more than a dozen different types of indoor and outdoor activities, including cross-country skiing, archery, winter shelter building, ice fishing, photography, wilderness first aid, wood burning, snowshoe and more. Instructors provide basic and advanced teaching that is tailored to each participant's individual ability. Special evening programs also are offered during the weekend. BOW participants stay and take classes at the Bay Cliff Health Camp, a universally accessible facility overlooking Lake Superior, which is situated about 30 miles north of Marquette near Big Bay. Participants will be housed in a dorm-style facility with amenities, including a sauna and hiking trails with access to northern hardwood forests and Lake Superior. The $195 registration fee includes all food and lodging as well as most equipment and supplies, except as noted in the registration materials. Scholarships also are available on a limited basis.
Phone: 906-228-6561
Feb 24, 2018

City of Manistique Snofest

09:00 AM To 09:00 PM
Location: Central Park, Manistque
* Frosty 5K Road Race & Walk - Registration 9AM Race Start 10AM * Little Jiggers Kids Ice Fishing Derby - Registration 9AM Fishing 11AM -1PM Cost $5 per hole Prizes! *Free Skate 6-9pm Little Bear West Arena
Phone: 906-286-0931
Feb 24, 2018

25th Annual Trenary Outhouse Classic

Annual Events
Location: Trenary
Contestants build outhouses out of wood or cardboard and mount the structures on a pair of skis. The object is to be the fastest two-person team to push an outhouse 500 feet down the street. Registration through 1:00 p.m. Race, 2:00 p.m.
Phone: 906-446-3210
Feb 24, 2018

Flannel Fest

Annual Events
06:00 PM To 11:00 PM
Location: Bonifas Arts Center, Escanaba
Last year the U.P. won Duluth Trading Company's "Most Flannel City in America Contest". We think this is is an honor to celebrate. We are kicking off the first of what we hope will be an annual festival for our community. So, put on your best flannel and join us for a night of fun, food, beer and music from Sit Down Francis.
Contact Information: Kate Oman
Phone: (906) 786-3833