Recent and Featured Music & Art Articles

  • PENTAX Image Santa Claus at Elks Lodge in Traverse City

    Santa Claus is coming to Traverse City! Santa will be in town on Saturday, November 29 at 9 am at the Elks Lodge in Traverse City to help […]

  • Liz Ahrens, Executive Director, Crooked Tree Arts Center Crooked Tree Arts Center Expands to Traverse City: Liz Ahrens

    Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Arts Center and ArtCenter Traverse City recently announced a joint venture in which Crooked Tree will essentially take the reins of the TC organization […]

  • Choir concert Northern Michigan Holiday Concerts

    In the words of Buddy the Elf, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loudly for all to hear.” Spread some holiday cheer of your […]

  • edited casey Casey Abrams Performs in Northern Michigan

    On Saturday, November 22, 2014 Casey Abrams is performing in Northern Michigan at the Kirtland Center for Performing Arts in Roscommon. Casey is a musician who describes […]

  • christmas treee Northern Michigan Holiday Activities

    Heading to Northern Michigan for the holidays? It’s the most wonderful time of the year from Charlevoix to Traverse City, for tree lighting parties, visits with Santa […]

  • band interlochen Tone to Table Dinner in Traverse City

    Music and food are the newest pairing in the Northern Michigan food scene. Taking place on Thursday, November 20, 2014, Tone to Table is the result of […]

  • harrry-the-dof Harry the Dirty Dog in Manistee

    Harry the Dirty Dog is bounding from the pages of his book and onto the stage at the Ramsdell Theatre in Manistee Sunday, November 16, 2014 at […]

  • edited love LOVE MAKES THE WORLD GO ‘ROUND in Leland

    Audience members have three chances to see the production “LOVE MAKES THE WORLD GO ‘ROUND” the weekend of November 14–16, 2014 at the Leland Performing Arts Center. […]

  • Sold Out Hot Spot GWG Girls with Guitars in Leland

    See Girls with Guitars on Friday, November 14 at the Old Art Building in Leland. The show begins at 7:30 pm. Girls with Guitars is an all-female […]

  • music mann Traverse City Central Presents The Music Man

    Looking for some musical fun around Traverse City in November? Traverse City Central High School’s Music Department is presenting the heartwarming family favorite, The Music Man. There’s […]

  • Billy-edited Top 10 Northern Michigan Singers/Songwriters

    Northern Michigan music has become another facet of life in the north and the talent is endless. Check out our list of top 10 Northern Michigan singers […]

  • Traverse City As Outdoor Art Gallery

    Paul Welch has overseen Traverse City’s cultural life pretty much since its inception. Now he is envisioning Traverse City as an outdoor art gallery. The art scene […]

  • shorts Halloween 2014 Menu at Short’s Brewing Company

    Friday, October 31 (Halloween) is the Short’s Brewery Halloween Bash and in case you weren’t excited enough here is a look at their “Spook-tacular” menu to get […]

  • manistee civic Agatha Christie Made Me Do It

    A funny and interactive performance is coming to the Ramsdell Theatre the weekend of October 31-November 2. Agatha Christie Made Me Do It, is a three act […]

  • Dorset Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Collection Sale in Traverse City

    The Dennos Museum in Traverse City will be exhibiting and selling the Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Collection now through November 30. Interested buyers may receive a catalogue, […]

  • Toni Solf Tonic Sol-fa Performs in Traverse City

    The first instrument was the human voice. For Tonic Sol-fa, it still is. Enjoy an evening of Northern Michigan Music at the City Opera House in Traverse […]

  • edited bill Billy Strings and Don Julin

    In recent years Billy Strings and Don Julin have practically become household names in Northern Michigan. Read more about this talented duo in this feature story originally […]

  • in time splash Somewhere in Time Weekend on Mackinac Island

    The Somewhere in Time Weekend on Mackinac Island is the last big Mackinac Island event that occurs before tourist season ends. Although the 2014 running of this […]

  • edited-Mel Mel Larimer Concert Series in Traverse City

    On Sunday, October 26 the Mel Larimer Concert Series will take place at the First Congregational Church in Traverse City. This year’s performance begins at 4 pm […]

  • Northport Northport On the Rebound

    This feature was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine… A tiny burg at the end of a peninsula makes a miraculous […]