Recent and Featured Petoskey Articles

  • New Food and Wine Writer at Traverse

    Petoskey-based food and wine writer Tim Tebeau is now writing for Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine, including a monthly wine column.

  • Save big in Petoskey with the "Fab Fall" Lodging Special

    This “Fab Fall” promotion offers hotel, restaurant and shopping deals in Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Boyne city between now and December 11, 2009.

  • Petoskey Hosts 2009 C.S. Lewis Festival

    Petoskey honors C.S. Lewis, the man who authored “The Chronicles of Narnia,” in this month-long Northern Michigan C.S. Lewis Festival.

  • Video: A Simply Stunning Mackinaw and Petoskey Color Tour

    Color and drama fill the screen in this video of a Northern Michigan color tour starting at the Mackinac Point lighthouse and ending up in Petoskey State Park. Now go do it yourself!

  • 2009 Hemingway Conference in Petoskey

    Join other fans of Ernest Hemingway, the Nobel Prize-winning author with Northern Michigan roots, at this weekend full of special events in Petoskey.

  • Designing a Kitchen For Styles of Different Cooks

    Kitchen designer Nancy Blanford designed a Walloon Lake kitchen that fits the individual style of every cook in the family.

  • Northern Michigan Medical Resource Guide

    Your directory to health care providers Up North.

  • An Old Walloon Lake Cabin Near Petoskey Gets a New Kitchen

    The Vicks loved their old North log-and-chink cabin on Walloon Lake near Petoskey. The kitchen? Not so much. Here’s what they did with the help of Northern Michigan Hardwoods.

  • Music Is in the Air at Petoskey’s Bay View. Listen In.

    Bay View’s Classical Jam Band Camp director, Ranaan Meyer, double bassist for Time for Three, introduces us to the camp and accompanies a visual tour of the beautiful, turn-of-the-century Methodist retreat in Petoskey with a rendition of “Amazing Grace” on the double bass.

  • The Not So Big Cottages of Walloon Lake

    Builder Jim Meathe and architect Greg Presley designed new cottages on Walloon Lake that bring back traditional Victorian and farmhouse styles in updated houses with small footprints.

  • Ethnic Restaurants in Petoskey

    The food scene in Petoskey’s Gaslight District includes ethnic eats that feature Mexican, Thai and Asian.

  • Pick Your Perfect Beach in Petoskey & Harbor Springs

    Three great beach choices in Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Cross Village, including Petoskey State Park, Zorn Park and the Sturgeon Bay Dunes.

  • Essay: Donating the Hildner-Bearce Nature Preserve

    Thoughts about remarkable generosity, land and family at this Little Traverse Conservancy nature preserve near Indian River.

  • Fun Festivals in the Little Traverse Bay Region

    Whether it’s weevils, C.S. Lewis or just a good reason to gather with music and activities, Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Bay Harbor and the Little Traverse Bay region love a good festival!

  • Lake Michigan Ports of Call

    Cruising Lake Michigan’s Northeast Coast from the Traverse area to Petoskey, with stops in Suttons Bay, Northport and Charlevoix.

  • The Winner: Your Favorite Room View!

    The voting results are in for favorite “Room With a View,” and Inn at Bay Harbor, on Lake Michigan, comes out on top.

  • Drop Into the Arts at Petoskey’s Bay View

    Bay View, a historic community in Petoskey, is as beautiful as it is engaging, with music, lectures, art exhibits and more open for all to enjoy.

  • The “Don't Miss” List for Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Bay Harbor

    Whether you’re spending the day or a week in the Little Traverse Region, here are eight “must do’s,” from fishing to birding to fabulous art.

  • Petoskey

    Fun ideas abound in this video of Petoskey, Michigan, a spectacular Lake Michigan coastal town that features outstanding restaurants, events, attractions, galleries, shopping and outdoor recreation of every kind.

  • Petoskey Vacation Guide, Harbor Springs Vacation, Bay Harbor

    Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Bay Harbor Vacation Guide including Petoskey hotels, Harbor Springs hotels, restaurants, cabins, lake houses, events, attractions.