• The Bijou by the Bay, one the Traverse City Film Festival venues. 2014 Traverse City Film Festival Venues

    The Traverse City Film Festival venues offer exceptional audio-visual technology, comfy seating and historic charm to enhance your film-viewing experience. This year, two new Traverse City venues […]

  • Traverse Symphony Orchestra Traverse Symphony Orchestra @ the Village at Grand Traverse Commons

    On Saturday, July 19th, attend a special Northern Michigan event at the beautiful Village at Grand Traverse Commons and listen to vibrant live music under a covered […]

  • Northern Michigan camping Northern Michigan Camping 101 with the DNR

    Camping 101 is an educational program operated by the Michigan DNR that teaches novice outdoor enthusiasts the basics of camping, fishing, and hiking in Northern Michigan’s outdoors.  […]

  • Northern Michigan Hotels 4 Northern Michigan Hotels Where Kids Stay for Free

    Taking a Northern Michigan vacation with your kids can yield a hefty price tag, but there are various Northern Michigan hotels where kids stay for free—seriously! These four hotels […]

  • Traverse City's Natui-Cat. Photo by Angela Brown. Traverse City Beer and Beaches Make For a Top 5 Beeriest Beach Town

    Combine great Northern Michigan beaches and beer into one city and you’ve got Traverse City, which was named a Top 5 Beeriest Beach Town in America by […]

  • Photo by Jordan E. Brown Traverse City Horse Shows by the Bay Kicks Off 11th Season

    The 11th Annual Traverse City Horse Shows by the Bay Equestrian Festival kicked off on Wednesday, July 2nd in Traverse City, Michigan. This Northern Michigan sports event […]

  • Photos by Old Town Playhouse, Crystal Mountain and Southside Festival Grounds Summer 2014 Northern Michigan Kids Events

    Tykes and toddlers rejoice: this summer there is no shortage of great Northern Michigan events aimed to appeal to kids, including sports, stage plays, and music in Traverse […]

  • Northern Michigan sailing to Mackinac Island Northern Michigan Boating with the Unsalted Island Hopping Flotilla

    `Seven sailboats left Traverse City with the simple mission of tagging Great Lakes islands—including Mackinac Island, Beaver Island and a chain of islets south of the Upper […]

  • hike Northern Michigan Mosquito and Tick Bite Prevention

    This summer, the Northern Michigan outdoors are buzzing, and learning how to protect you and your kids from those pesky Northern Michigan mosquito and tick bites can […]

  • Photo courtesy of Crystal Mountain Michigan Legacy Art Park’s 2014 Summer Sounds Series

    The Michigan Legacy Art Park located at Crystal Mountain—located 30 miles southwest of Traverse City—will be dishing out a Northern Michigan music event every Friday at 7 […]