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.

 

Apr 26, 2019

A National Pastime at Rozsa

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Rozsa Center, Houghton
Apr 27, 2019

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ at Ironwood Theatre

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood
Phone: 906-932-0618
Apr 27, 2019

Shelby Lynne at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Apr 27, 2019

SISU Shuffle

Outdoor
10:00 AM
Location: UP Health System - Portage, Hancock
Join us for a fun 5k run/walk. The shuffle is a fun event for people of all ages and all skill levels. We encourage you to complete the course in anyway you see fit — walk, run, jog, skip or shuffle!
Phone: 906-483-1153
May 8, 2019

Copper Country Chapter Ducks Unlimited 43rd Anniversary Banquet

Outdoor
Location: MTU Memorial Union Ballroom, Houghton
The Copper Country Chapter of Ducks Unlimited is pleased to invite you to the 43rd Annual Banquet for Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation. Join the fun with raffles and a silent auction. The banquet is Wed. May 8th at the MTU Memorial Union Ballroom, Houghton, MI. Doors open at 5:00 pm and dinner is at 6:30 pm. Must RSVP. Contact Scott at 906-487-6719 or email spughdaup@gmail.com. Can reserve tickets online at https://www.ducks.org/michigan/events/58219/houghton-area-du-dinner Visit our event on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/coppercountryducksunlimited/
Contact Information: Scott Pugh
Phone: 9064876719
May 18, 2019

Chris Kroeze at Calumet Theatre

Annual Events
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
May 18, 2019

Point Abbaye Warblers with Ornithologist Ellie Roark

Outdoor
10:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Point of View, Point Abbaye Peninsula
Saturday May 18. Point Abbaye. Ornithologist Ellie Roark will host interested birdwatchers at her KLT research site on Point Abbaye to explore the area, see some birds and talk to folks about the research project. Some hiking on potentially wet and muddy roads so waterproof boots recommended.Bring a lunch or snacks. Event will start at 10:00 am and conclude around 1:00 pm. Check the KLT website for car pool details closer to event date, or email pat@KeweenawLandTrust.org
Contact Information: Jill Fisher
Phone: 9064820820
Jun 7, 2019

Jim & Teri at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
06:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Jun 13, 2019

The Red Jacket Jamboree at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:00 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.
Contact Information: Rebecca Glotfelty
Phone: 906 337-2610
Jun 13 - 16, 2019

Bridgefest 2019

Annual Events
Location: Houghton/Hancock Waterfronts
Help celebrate the "birthday" of the Portage Lake Lift Bridge with a parade, arts & crafts show, live entertainment, dances, fireworks and more.
Jun 15 - 16, 2019

Keweenaw Chain Drive Festival

Outdoor
Location: Hancock
Jun 17, 2019

Musical Monday: Keweenaw Brewgrass at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jun 22, 2019

California Guitar Trio at Calumet Theatre

Arts &Theater
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jun 30, 2019

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
Jul 5, 2019

Transit Authority - The Music of Chicago at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jul 15, 2019

Musical Mondays: The Peterson Brothers at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jul 18, 2019

The Red Jacket Jamboree at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Jul 19 - 20, 2019

52nd 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 20, 2019

Rodney Crowell at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jul 20, 2019

Canal Run

Recreation
Location: Hancock
Started in 1975, the Canal Run is the premier running event in Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula. Following the rolling hills along the Portage Lake Shipping Canal, the Canal Run offers five events for runners and walkers of all levels:



HALF MARATHON

10 MILE RUN & WALK

5 MILE RUN & WALK

2 MILE FUN RUN

KIDS DASH AFTER RACE
Contact Information: Angela Luskin
Phone: 9064831153
Jul 22, 2019

Randy Palmer at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Jul 22 - 27, 2019

Wakefield Outboard Nationals

Outdoor
Location: Eddy Park, Wakefield
Jul 29, 2019

Musical Mondays: Jaime Marvin at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 2, 2019

Mid Michigan Brass Band at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 2 - 3, 2019

Humongous Fungus Festival

Annual Events
Location: Crystal Falls
Phone: 906-265-3822
Aug 5, 2019

Musical Mondays: Bob Milne at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 15, 2019

The Red Jacket Jamboree at Calumet Theatre

Shows & Events
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
The Red Jacket Jamboree, a New old-time radio variety show, shares songs, history and storytelling from Michigan's Copper Country. Two hourlong radio episodes are recorded per performance in front of a live audience at the historic Calumet Theatre in downtown Calumet.
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 17, 2019

Hotel California the Original Eagles Tribute at Ironwood Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood
Phone: 906-932-0618
Aug 17, 2019

CLK Rotary presents: Tamburitzans at the Calumet Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 17 - 18, 2019

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 18, 2019

37th 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 19, 2019

Musical Mondays:Robbie Fulks at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Aug 31, 2019

Lee Roy Parnell at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Sep 21, 2019

Kim Wilson & the Fabulous Thunderbirds at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Sep 25, 2019

Jim & Teri at Calumet Theatre

Music
06:00 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Sep 28, 2019

World Fest Paulo Padilha from Brazil at Ironwood Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood
Phone: 906-932-0618
Oct 5, 2019

The McCartney Project at the Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Oct 11 - 12, 2019

The Jungle Book at Calumet Theatre

Arts &Theater
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Oct 19, 2019

Boy Band Review at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Nov 13, 2019

The Outlaws at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Dec 7, 2019

Summer Brook and the Mountain Faith Band at Calumet Theatre

Music
07:30 PM
Location: Calumet Theatre, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-2610
Apr 18, 2020

World Fest Hadar Maoz from Israel at Ironwood Theatre

Music
07:00 PM
Location: Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood
Phone: 906-932-0618