Recent and Featured Festivals Articles

  • Traverse Symphony Orchestra Traverse Symphony Orchestra @ the Village at Grand Traverse Commons

    On Saturday, July 19th, attend a special Northern Michigan event at the beautiful Village at Grand Traverse Commons and listen to vibrant live music under a covered […]

  • Photo by Jordan E. Brown Traverse City Horse Shows by the Bay Kicks Off 11th Season

    The 11th Annual Traverse City Horse Shows by the Bay Equestrian Festival kicked off on Wednesday, July 2nd in Traverse City, Michigan. This Northern Michigan sports event […]

  • Photos by Old Town Playhouse, Crystal Mountain and Southside Festival Grounds Summer 2014 Northern Michigan Kids Events

    Tykes and toddlers rejoice: this summer there is no shortage of great Northern Michigan events aimed to appeal to kids, including sports, stage plays, and music in Traverse […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Traverse City Film Festival 2014 Traverse City Film Festival Kids Fest

    The 2014 Traverse City Film Festival will once again feature the Kids Fest, so Northern Michigan kids can enjoy the festival, too! After last year’s fun, the Kids […]

  • cherry fest Traverse City National Cherry Festival Vacation Planner

    Northern Michigan proudly hosts the annual National Cherry Festival in Traverse City. Use this complete guide to get the most out of Cherry Festival 2013.

  • Photo by Anjanette Summers One Week National Cherry Festival Vacation

    There’s much to experience at the Traverse City National Cherry Festival. If you’re planning on taking a week-long vacation at the Cherry Festival you’ll want to make […]

  • Top 10 4th of July Celebrations Top 10 Northern Michigan 4th of July Celebrations

    Below are the top 10 Northern Michigan 4th of July celebrations, according to the more than 10,000 folks who voted in MyNorth’s 2014 Red Hot Best of […]

  • Traverse City National Cherry Festival Traverse City National Cherry Festival Smoking Restrictions

    The National Cherry Festival, held July 4th–12th in Traverse City, will be missing one thing this summer: smoking corrals in the Open Space. In previous years this Northern […]

  • Art in the Garden Festival Gaylord Art in the Garden Festival

    Looking for an educational, outdoor activity to do in Northern Michigan this weekend? The Art in the Garden Festival happening in Gaylord at the Otsego County Demonstration […]

  • national cherry festival family events National Cherry Festival Family Events

    Traverse City Events: The 2013 Traverse City National Cherry Festival offers a week of kid-oriented festival events and activities for kids of all ages!

  • foodie events at the national cherry festival Foodie Events at the National Cherry Festival

    These popular dishes served at the Cherry Festival stand out in the sea of cherry foodstuffs.

  • Photo by Big Machine Label Group 2014 National Cherry Festival Concert Line-Up

    2013 National Cherry Festival: Don’t miss any of the art, music, and entertainment of the 2013 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City!

  • National Cherry Festival Adult Only Events at the National Cherry Festival

    Maybe you’re parents who want to get away from the kiddies, or you’re a couple searching for great date ideas, there is something for every adult to […]

  • Pyrotechnics from Traverse City's 4th of July 2014 Northern Michigan 4th of July: Parades and Fireworks

    It’s time to celebrate America’s birthday and to plan ahead for your Northern Michigan vacation. Grab a picnic basket and fill it with Northern Michigan food and […]

  • Parking and Restrooms at the National Cherry Festival Parking and Restrooms at the National Cherry Festival

    Traverse City National Cherry Festival. Helpful hints for getting around Traverse City during the 2013 National Cherry Festival.

  • Photo by Jessica Lafreniere Traverse City Wine and Art Festival: Q&A With Sam Crawford

    The Traverse City Wine and Art Festival is quickly approaching on June, 21st. This Northern Michigan festival will feature over 30 Northern Michigan wineries, 10 restaurants, and […]

  • Photo by Big Ticket Festival Big Ticket Festival in Gaylord

    From Thursday, June 19th to Saturday, June 21st , the Big Ticket Festival will bring faith-based musicians and fun to the Otsego County fairgrounds in Gaylord.  Now […]

  • Photo by Phil Denny Traverse City Wine & Art Festival: Q&A with Phil Denny

    The Traverse City Wine & Art Festival is quickly approaching—about a week away!—and the city is gearing up for this “can’t miss” Northern Michigan festival. With music from the folk-band, […]

  • Cherry Festival in one day Experience the National Cherry Festival in One Day

    Experience the National Cherry Festival in one day by visiting the best festival attractions. If you’re on a tight schedule the following Northern Michigan travel ideas will make […]

  • Traverse City Vacation Planning Your Traverse City Vacation

    Traverse City, widely known as the nation’s “Cherry Capital,” is a culinary and cultural hub of Northern Michigan. It’s a hip, foodie town with restaurant options ranging from […]