Recent and Featured Suttons Bay Articles

  • 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 […]

  • Shady Lane Cellars Leelanau Peninsula’s Shady Lane Cellars Wins at International Wine Competition

    Another Leelanau Peninsula winery is bringing home some hardware: Shady Lane Cellars of Suttons Bay won six awards at the 2014 Riverside International Wine Competition, including three […]

  • Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project Help Fund the Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project

    Give back and promote Northern Michigan’s local foods movement by funding the Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project. The goal of the project is to plant some of […]

  • lake_home 8 Cool-Temp Memorial Weekend Ideas Around Traverse City

    Looking into our crystal ball this weekend at the Traverse City area forecast we see SUNSHINE! Great news for Northern Michigan vacation and stay-cation lovers! Even so […]

  • Northern Michigan Farmer's Market Where to Find Your Nearest Northern Michigan Farmers Market

    Find locally grown, Northern Michigan food and drink at a Northern Michigan farmer’s market in a nearby town.  Whether you’re a local stocking the cupboard or on […]

  • Northern Michigan cider Q&A with Northern Michigan Cider Maker, Dan Young

    While cycling through Southern England with his wife, Massachusetts microbrewer brewer Dan Young became smitten with the country’s scrumpy.  When his wife, Nikki, landed a job in […]

  • 7 Must-Try Northern Michigan Hard Ciders 7 Must-Try Northern Michigan Hard Ciders

    Between the prominent beer and wine markets within Northern Michigan, there’s a third wheel inching its way into the glasses of thirsty Northern Michiganders: cider.  With the […]

  • M22 Iconic Roads of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

    It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey—the adage has never rung truer than when applied to a trip to the Sleeping Bear Dunes.  Yes, there […]

  • Inland Seas Education Association Inland Seas Education Association Needs Your Help To Win A $25,000 Grant

    Give back to the Inland Seas Education Association (ISEA)—a Suttons Bay non-profit organization that has welcomed over 200,000 students onto its schoolship to learn about Great Lakes ecology […]

  • Waterfront Garden Waterfront Garden

    This exceptional home is located in Suttons Bay with private waterfront. The elaborate gardens and landscaping set the stage! Walk up to the front door and be […]

  • Cedarview1 Cedarview

    The property sits in a quiet wooded setting that has natural wildlife and amazing views of the water. Take advantage of 300 feet of private frontage. Enjoy […]

  • Northern Michigan Events May Food Events in Northern Michigan: Morels in May, Swine & Dine and More

    Like the bear who awakens from a winter’s hibernation, it’s time to recharge for an active spring and summer by chowing down at some Northern Michigan events […]

  • jel designs jel designs’ Printed Watercolor Photography

    As a lifelong artist finally finding her groove, Jan Latorre of jel designs channels Northern Michigan’s outdoors into her fine art photographic prints. When Jan Latorre got […]

  • Hop_Lot_2-Color-w-SB-MI-no-n (1) Hop Lot Brewing Company

    Two brothers from Chicago have headed “up north” and started the Hop Lot Brewing Company in Suttons Bay. Although Hops is part of their title, they do […]

  • Michigan Wine Tasting Leelanau Peninsula Vintner’s New Release Wine Tasting Party

    On Saturday, April 12th, taste what’s new from some of Northern Michigan’s wineries at the Leelanau Peninusla Vintners Association’s (LPVA) third annual New Release Party.  The festivities […]

  • Northern Michigan Rieslings The Spectrum of Northern Michigan Rieslings

    The most cerebral and democratically satisfying of the seven noble wine grapes, Riesling is Northern Michigan’s oeno claim to fame.  A native grape of Germany’s Rheingau region, […]

  • Fabulous Food Finds 53 Northern Michigan Fabulous Food Finds: Daniela Weiner’s Tastiest Tips

    We’ve got 53 Northern Michigan Fabulous Food Finds from Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine’s 2014 March edition.  We’ll be posting each food-finder’s favorites in series; today’s tastemaker: Daniela […]

  • Ice Boating Video: Ice Boating on West Grand Traverse Bay

    With recent daytime and nighttime temperatures fluctuating above and below the freezing point, the ice on West Grand Traverse Bay has been slowly smoothing into a mirror-like […]

  • Northern Michigan Wedding Photography Five Northern Michigan Wedding Venues

    Wedding photographers are a lucky bunch: they get to preserve the most romantic moments of people’s lives on film, see the beautiful places that inspire such love […]

  • Ice shanties on Houghton Lake, Michigan. DNR: Remove Ice Fishing Shanties by Saturday, March 15th

    For anglers yearning for open-water fishing, a recent announcement from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources marks a step in the right direction: the DNR has announced […]