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    Special screenings at the 2014 Traverse City Film Festival range from an interactive podcast that will leave your cheeks hurting from laughter to Mike’s Surprise—an annual festival […]

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    Tucked away near the Sleeping Bear Dunes—which was voted the “The Most Beautiful Place in America” in a Good Morning America poll—this amazing slice of Northern Michigan […]

  • Northern Michigan camping Gear Up, Michigan! 10 Northern Michigan Camping and Hiking Essentials

    Find Northern Michigan camping and hiking gear recommended by Up North outfitters for your next trip to Northern Michigan’s outdoors. Bypass the struggle of searching for that perfect product in […]

  • Ryan Whyte Maloney Catching Up with Traverse City’s Ryan Whyte Maloney

    Traverse City native Ryan Whyte Maloney went from performing at local venues in Northern Michigan and his adopted home of Las Vegas to sharing the stage with […]

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  • fishing without nets Foreign Films at the 2014 Traverse City Film Festival

    This year’s foreign films at the 2014 Traverse City Film Festival, held July 29th to August 3rd in Traverse City, feature award-winners such as “Black Coal, Thin […]

  • 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 […]