Recent and Featured Charlevoix Articles

  • The Bay Theatre in Suttons Bay Traverse City Film Festival Around the Bay

    Around the Bay is a six-day film odyssey presented by the Traverse City Film Festival that will take you around the shores of Lake Michigan to view films […]

  • Chain of Lakes Plan Your Trip with MyNorth’s Chain of Lakes Vacation Guide

    Charlevoix and the Chain of Lakes area of Michigan boast beautiful beaches, classic towns, and world-renowned golf courses. If you’re planning a vacation to lively Charlevoix, up-and-coming […]

  • 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 […]

  • Pyrotechnics from Traverse City's 4th of July 2014 Northern Michigan 4th of July: Parades and Fireworks

    It’s time to celebrate America’s birthday and to plan ahead for your Northern Michigan vacation. Grab a picnic basket and fill it with Northern Michigan food and […]

  • Furnishings from Macbeth & Co., Onekama Northern Michigan Shopping: Blue is the New Black

    Several pages into a fashion magazine a trend started to develop … blue nail polish, blue belts and shoes, blue couch and yes, even blue eyeshadow … […]

  • Bridge Street Tap Room Bridge Street Tap Room in Charlevoix

    Dedicated to bringing Michigan made beers to Charlevoix, Phil Parr, owner of Bridge Street Tap Room in Charlevoix, knows his stuff. With a mission to have a large […]

  • Northern Michigan Boat Rentals Northern Michigan Boat Rentals and Watersports Lessons

    Waterskiing behind a boat on a pristine Northern Michigan lake is true Up North outdoor experience—yet it takes time and a good teacher to become a confident, […]

  • hummingbirds and butterflies How to Attract Hummingbirds: Northern Michigan Gardening

    Every summer, hummingbirds and butterflies are whimsical visitors to Northern Michigan’s outdoors. It’s common to see hummingbird and butterfly feeders in the neighbor’s yard, but did you […]

  • bridge_street_tap_room Bridge Street Tap Room

    Bridge Street Tap Room, a Charlevoix restaurant, featuring Michigan craft brews, beer-friendly small plates, local charcuterie and bird’s-eye views of the yacht traffic on Round Lake in […]

  • oriole Baltimore Oriole Enjoying a Snack. Photo: Lisa Hoyt
  • Spring edibles at Northern Michigan Restaurants Restaurant Round-Up: Spring Edibles at Northern Michigan Restaurants

    It’s springtime, and concomitant to the bursting of green throughout Northern Michigan’s outdoors is the sprouting of delicious food finds from the forest floor.  We’ve scoured Northern […]

  • Leelanau Conservancy Memorial Weekend Michigan Highway Alerts

    The good news is that you probably won’t be launching your Northern Michigan vacation this Memorial Weekend with a traffic backup. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) […]

  • b691fc26e5a0a9e7030ac6eae46739bb.jpg_srz_p_1200_263_75_22_0.50_1.20_0 Quay Restaurant and Terrace Bar

    French influenced American cuisine featuring prime rib, John Cross Whitefish and specialty cocktails at the Quay Restaurant and Terrace Bar in Charlevoix.

  • Northern Michigan Land for Sale Be A Land Baron: Pristine Northern Michigan Land For Sale

    Relocate to Northern Michigan and stake your claim on one of the following plots of Northern Michigan land for sale.  While views of the water or lake […]

  • NHC0414_DROST-16 Charlevoix Home with Stunning Stone Landscaping

    If you’re renovating in or relocating to Northern Michigan and need a little outdoor inspiration, there are two words for you: Bob Drost. Drost, Northern Michigan’s landscaping […]

  • Crooked Tree Art Center Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Art Center to Focus on Detroit Artists, Performers

    From June through September of 2014, Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Art Center (CTAC) will host ‘Detroit @ CTAC’, a summer-long program of Northern Michigan events featuring artists, musicians and […]

  • Lake Charlevoix Home Lake Charlevoix Home Is a Cottage Reborn

    This beautiful, lakeside Northern Michigan cottage near Charlevoix was literally raised from the ashes.  Read on to find out how a family was able to rebuild their Northern […]

  • Apache Trout Grill in Traverse City Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend: Where to Dine Outdoors

    It’s Memorial Day Weekend and you’ve made it to Northern Michigan. You hear a deep, ominous rumbling from your abdomen, and you think to yourself…I’m starving!  Now […]

  • Rowe Inn Mad About Morels: Rowe Inn’s Morel Dinners

    For 38 years and counting, the Rowe Inn’s Morel Dinner Series in the small Northern Michigan town of Ellsworth has set the bar for Northern Michigan’s most […]

  • RS41565_DSC_0452 10 Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend Activities

    Top 10 Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend ideas for everyone in the family to celebrate the start of summer