Recent and Featured Suttons Bay Articles

  • Northern Michigan Wine Warrior: Chateau de Leelanau’s Matt Gregory

    Northern Michigan winemaker and Managing Partner of Chateau de Leelanau Matt Gregory, discusses wine and food pairings and his winemaking process.

  • Pentwater Winter Festival's Polar Dip Outdoor Events During President’s Day Weekend

    Enjoy a variety of outdoor events during President’s Day weekend.  Whether you want to take a jog at Frankfort’s Shiver by the River, take a swim at […]

  • Larry Mawby Northern Michigan Wine Warrior: L. Mawby

    Larry Mawby is a nationally-recognized vintner in Leelanau County who specializes in sparkling wines.

  • kids February 2014 Northern Michigan Fairs, Festivals and Holidays

    February 2014 Northern Michigan fairs, festivals and holidays are fun ways to break free of the house in the depth of winter. See all that’s planned in […]

  • high stompin Women’s Winter Tour 2014 Celebrates Sweet Sixteen at Black Star Farms in Suttons Bay All Weekend

    The Women’s Winter Tour 2014 is celebrating its sweet sixteen in bobby-soxer style with poodle skirts and its traditional Northern Michigan snow, skiing, wine and chocolate. This […]

  • Valentine's Day Snow Northern Michigan Valentine’s Events and Festivities

    Valentine’s events and festivities in Northern Michigan help couples, friends and families celebrate love Up North! Check out all that’s happening in small towns like Traverse City, […]

  • stars Stargaze Northern Michigan on Your Smartphone or Tablet

    Stargaze Northern Michigan on your smartphone or tablet with the help of Suttons Bay‘s Enerdyne nature and science store. Forget selfies. If you really wanna impress your […]

  • Leelanau Color Tour Leelanau County Color Tour

      From the Sleeping Bear Dunes coast to inland lakes, from rivers to countryside, and through the small towns of Northport, Suttons Bay, Leland, Glen Arbor and […]

  • Taste The Passion Valentine’s Northern Michigan Wine Tour on Leelanau Peninsula

    Valentine’s Northern Michigan wine tour on Leelanau Peninsula celebrates wine, chocolate and love on a self-guided tour through Suttons Bay,  Leland, Northport, Glen Arbor and more. Come […]

  • Grand_Traverse_Tours_Van_Grand_Traverse_Bay Grand Traverse Tours

    Shop Grand Traverse Tours: Manning the wheel for customized wine and brew tours through Northern Michigan Jeff Geiger began giving tours of Northern Michigan in 1987, although […]

  • Grand_Traverse_Balloons Grand Traverse Balloons

    Shop Grand Traverse Balloons: Catch an unforgettable lift with Northern Michigan’s original ballooning service Despite having chartered hundreds of balloon rides across Northern Michigan, Jeff Geiger of […]

  • Blustone New Cross Country Ski Trail Connects 3 Leelanau Wineries

    New cross country ski trail connects 3 Leelanau County wineries this winter. As of January 3rd, 2014, fine wine and snow lovers can begin a gorgeous Northern […]

  • Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms

    A thoughtful golf-course design that emphasizes accuracy and technique over brawn assures this course delivers a captivating game. Lovely views of a lovely landscape, with the blue […]

  • Leelanau Sands Casino

    Locatedc a scenic 20-mile drive north of Traverse City; a Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos establishment. Peshawbestown. 231-534-8100, casino2win.com.

  • The Bay Theatre

    Historic movie house showing first-run films, and indie and international flicks through the Beyond the Bay film series. 231-271-3772, www.leelanau.com/thebay/.

  • The Great Lakes Schoolship

    The Great Lakes Schoolship: Science sails and environmental education programs for students and famillies. Inland Seas Education Association, Suttons Bay. 231-271-3077, schoolship.org

  • Skipping Stone Cellars

    Specializing in white and rose wines, adding red wines in 2014.

  • Three Fires Wine

    Located on Leelanau Peninsula and the 45th parallel, offering white and red wines made from Michigan grown grapes.

  • Willow Vineyard

    Nestled in the hillside overlooking the Grand Traverse West Bay.

  • Tandem Ciders

    Using Michigan grown apples, Tandem Ciders specializes in artisan hard ciders.