Recent and Featured Charlevoix Articles

  • imgres Yep, American Idol Finalist Sam Woolf Vacations in Charlevoix

    Imagine this Northern Michigan girls: You might have stood in an ice cream cone line behind American Idol contestant and heartthrob Sam Woolf. Maybe you spread your […]

  • St-Pats-JJC-1 Fairs, Festivals and Holidays in March

    Ladies and gentlemen, get out your green: it’s a countdown to St. Patrick’s day!  Here’s a list of fairs, festivals, and holidays in March that all celebrate […]

  • dawn thompson5227b2_2a7a339e98ede1a1186f26fc20e6832b.jpg_srz_p_800_627_85_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpg_srz February and March Art Exhibitions in Northern Michigan

    Northern Michigan is a haven for both home-grown fine artists and exhibitions spaces hosting accomplished out-of-towners.  Here are five not-to-be-missed art exhibitions in Northern Michigan running through […]

  • Lake Charlevoix Wedding on a Water Platform

    Kelsey Poineau and Dillon Olmstead wanted their Northern Michigan wedding on the Lake Charlevoix beach at Kelsey’s parents’ home. Like most natives of Northern Michigan, the couple is […]

  • Vote now through March 14, 2014 for Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan Vote for the 2014 MyNorth Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan, Now To March 14th.

    It’s time! MyNorth Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan voting and nominating is open, now through March 14th! Old favorites return: burger, pizza, teacher and redhead. Plus […]

  • Escape to Northern Michigan for a Valentine’s Day Getaway

    Valentine’s Day and President’s Day always land smack-dab on the 14th and 17th of February, but this year the two holidays span the workin’ man’s best friend: […]

  • Beaver Island Boat Winter Comes to Northern Michigan’s Beaver Island in Photos and Essays

    Northern Michigan Islands: Beaver Island, a Lake Michigan island off the coast of Charlevoix, takes on a new life in the winter.

  • Castle Farms Bryan Pollard Castle Farms

    Castle Farms is an elegant Michigan wedding and reception destination, located in the beautiful resort town of Charlevoix, Michigan. A wedding in this unique and historic setting is one your […]

  • Winter Trips Little Traverse Conservancy Seven Guided Snowshoe Hikes and Cross Country Outings in Petoskey Region

    Free winter events at Northern Michigan’s Little Traverse Conservancy take families into the outdoors for a day of winter hiking, snowshoeing, birding and wildlife—and all at no […]

  • Aloha State Park

    Located on Cheboygan’s Mullet Lake, Aloha State Park offers 107 acres to explore and 38 miles of inland waterway to fish and roam by watercraft. Aloha State […]

  • Charlevoix South Pierhead

    First lit 1948. History at Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy and Seeing the Light.

  • Ye Nyne Old Holles Golf Club

    The club opened in 1923 and has since lured golfers with rolling terrain and lovely views of Lake Charlevoix. As the name suggests, this is a 9-holer—par […]

  • Charlevoix Golf Club

    This municipal 9-hole course just up U.S. 31 from downtown Charlevoix was designed by Scotsman Willie Watson and opened for its first round at the dawn of […]

  • Belvedere Golf Club

    An 18-hole course designed by Scotsman William Watson and opened in 1927—a Michigan classic. 231-547-2611, Belvedere Golf.

  • Fisherman’s Island State Park

    Running 5 miles along a stellar stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline, Fisherman’s Island State Park presents remarkable hiking and XC skiing options. Find 4 miles of trail […]

  • Castle Farms

    Stone estate built in 1918 by the former president of Sears, Roebuck & Co., now open for self-guided tours and weddings. Charlevoix. 231-237-0884,

  • Earl Young Stone Houses

    View architect Earl Young’s fairytale stone cottages throughout downtown Charlevoix. Walking tour maps at Charlevoix Chamber. 231-547-2101,

  • Harsha House Museum

    A growing collection of photos and artifacts housed in an 1891-built Victorian home. 231-547-0373,

  • Cool Ice Formations on the Charlevoix Pier
  • Beaches, Charlevoix, Michigan Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Charlevoix, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports  in Charlevoix, Michigan, are a prime attraction of a Northern Michigan vacation here. Beaches on Lake Michigan Lake Michigan Beach With […]