Recent and Featured Traverse City Articles

  • Northern Michigan wine Northern Michigan Wine Tips and Pairings

    All over Northern Michigan ranging from Traverse City to Leelanau County to Harbor Springs, Northern Michigan wine has become a staple in many households. Whether you enjoy […]

  • Northern Michigan water Women on Water: Purely Northern Michigan Water

    Originally published in the July 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine as part of a compilation of essays centered around the theme of Northern Michigan water, this essay written by […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Quilt Wins Grand Rapids ArtPrize Ann Loveless’ Sleeping Bear Dunes Quilt Exhibit in Traverse City

    Traverse City’s Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College will present the art exhibition “Ann Loveless: Art Quilts” from August 31st to October 5th, 2014. Most recently, Loveless […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Michigan DNR Northern Michigan Fishing Maps Provided Online by Michigan DNR

    Has your stand-by Northern Michigan fishing hole failed to produce during your time in Northern Michigan’s outdoors? Or are you an avid angler who wants some inside […]

  • Tasting at 2Lads on Old Mission Peninsula 7 Northern Michigan Rosés for Summer Sipping

    Straddling the line between whites and reds, Northern Michigan rosés provide a splash of contrast during a summertime grill out. Learn about 7 such Northern Michigan wines […]

  • City_Opera National Writers Series Announces 2014 Fall Line-Up

    For those who love Northern Michigan book events: after a very successful spring season, the National Writers Series is back with a bang. In its five years of […]

  • sunflowers4_1600 Traverse City’s Field of a Million Sunflowers

    If you’re looking for a big dose of happy this weekend, head east along M-72 to see Traverse City’s Field of a Million Sunflowers. Actually, they are […]

  • SunsetGetway Sunset Getaway

    Located close to Traverse City on the south end of Lake Leelanau, the Sunset Getaway is your unplugged paradise. No Television except a video library and no […]

  • Northern Michigan Red Wine Northern Michigan Red Wine

    From a production standpoint, red wines play second fiddle to the near-unanimously popular whites in the world of Northern Michigan wine. According to a crop inventory conducted […]

  • sleeping bear dunes Women On Water: Love on the Shores of the Sleeping Bear Dunes

    As part of a compilation of short essays written by women that was first featured in the July 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine, Leelanau County […]

  • NHC0814_CedarCreek-2 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour: A Plus

    The 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour takes place on Saturday, September 13th from 10 am to 5 pm and will guide curious fans of Northern […]

  • Taste of Traverse City Taste of Traverse City on August 29th, 30th

    Tickets to Traverse City’s premier food and drink event, Taste of Traverse City, are available for purchase at MyNorthTickets.com: Taste of Traverse City comprises 6 individual events […]

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  • The Depot Club & Restaurant in Harbor Springs What’s Become of Northern Michigan Train Stations

    A number of Northern Michigan train stations, such as those that served as stops between Manistee and Traverse City as well as from Marquette to Mackinaw City, […]

  • Northern Michigan bloody Mary Where to Find the Best Northern Michigan Bloody Mary

    It’s a spirited drink that’s particularly appropriate given the summer’s tomato harvest: the famed Bloody Mary. With a base of tomato juice and vodka, the cocktail is […]

  • Northern Michigan white wine Northern Michigan White Wine

    Whites form the backbone of the Northern Michigan wine industry—the climate in Northern Michigan is generally considered to favor the production of whites, and the quality bottled […]

  • SEEDS Youth Corps at the Grand Traverse Commons. Photo courtesy of SEEDS. SEEDS in Traverse City Promotes Green Education in Northern Michigan

    With crews of enthusiastic teens constructing trails and rebuilding barns in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and programs promoting eco-conscious living for all, Northern Michigan non-profit […]

  • Brys Estate Video: Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery in Traverse City

    Michigan Video: Tour Northern Michigan’s Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

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  • Photo courtesy of Porterhouse Productions 2014 Traverse City Summer Microbrew and Music Festival

    One of Northern Michigan’s favorite music and foodie festivals returns to the Grand Traverse Commons on Friday, August 22nd and Saturday, August 23rd: the Traverse City Microbrew […]