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  • staff photographer Guide to the Bell’s Beer Iceman Cometh Challenge

    The Bell’s Beer Iceman Cometh Challenge is an annual 30 mile mountain biking race from Kalkaska to Traverse City. This year’s 25th annual event takes place on […]

  • Shorts edited Northern Michigan Halloween Festivities

    Dust off your pirate hats, pull out those hideous dresses and throw on a wig, because it’s almost time for some great Northern Michigan Halloween parties! Staying […]

  • edited kate bassett Northern Michigan Author Kate Bassett

    This interview was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Writer Kate Bassett, regular contributor to Traverse and news editor of Harbor […]

  • edited endurance Top 10 Northern Michigan Endurance Events

    Northern Michigan provides a perfect environment to play, work, wine and dine, plus enjoy the outdoors all year round! Check out our list of top 10 Northern […]

  • edited chickens Chickens at the Opera House in Traverse City

    Chickens are coming to the City Opera House in Traverse City on Sunday, October 19. Children, adults and families are all invited to join the Master Gardener […]

  • edited granite 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour #11: Built on Granite

    The eleventh and final stop on the 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour is located in Glen Arbor at 5467 MacFarlane Road. The granite in this kitchen […]

  • edited fiber Weekend Art Events in Leelanau County

    This weekend get artsy in Leelanau County! Don’t miss out on these two events that are all about celebrating Northern Michigan art. Fiber Festival in Leland The […]

  • edited painted lady 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour #10: Pretty Painted Lady

    The tenth stop on the 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour is located in Traverse City at 501 West 11th Street. The kitchen in this home was […]

  • star wars Star Wars Reads Day in Traverse City

    On Saturday, October 11, 2014 in downtown Traverse City, keep an eye out for Star Wars Stormtroopers on Front Street. It’s “Star Wars Reads Day” at local […]

  • conservancy pic Leelanau Conservancy Presents 5 Fall Color Tours

    This weekend enjoy a Northern Michigan fall color tour in Leelanau County. The Leelanau Conservancy has created five fall color tour routes that will take visitors past […]

  • edited madddcat Two Grammy Affiliates in Northern Michigan

    October is bringing two exciting Grammy nominated musical acts to the Northern Michigan music scene. See below for more details about these upcoming events!   Peter Madcat […]

  • coastal-living 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour #9: Coastal Living

    The ninth stop on the 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour is located in Traverse City at 2345 Montmorency Lane. After years of living near trees, the […]

  • staff photographer Union Street Station Owner Rick Thompson

    This profile was originally published in the September 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. When it comes to entertainment, Union Street Station owner Rick Thompson has […]

  • edited microbrew Video: Traverse City Microbrew & Music Festival 2014

    Looking back on summer with nostalgia now that it’s officially fall in Northern Michigan? Check out this video that captures some of the fun that occurred at […]

  • edited dragon Golden Dragon Acrobats to Perform in Traverse City

    Traverse City’s Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College will host the Golden Dragon Acrobats from China on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 8 pm in Milliken […]

  • edited life as style 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour #8: Life as Style

    The eighth stop on the 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour is located in Traverse City at 2533 Caroll Road. This Old Mission Peninsula kitchen is elegant […]

  • edited dave Dave Dyer Talks Comedy

    Dave Dyer is a funny guy. And with 21 years of stand-up experience under his belt, he is bringing his comedy routine to Northern Michigan on Friday […]

  • star-party Night Sky Events at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    During the month of October, visitors can enjoy three special night sky events at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Join Park Rangers and the Grand Traverse Astronomical […]

  • Fountain Point, Lake Leelanau Northern Michigan Fall Color Tours

    One of the most iconic parts about a Northern Michigan autumn is the beauty and abundance of fall color. The list below includes some of the best […]

  • edited stove2 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour #7: About the Stove

    The seventh stop on the 2014 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour is located in Elk Rapids at 6949 Timberlake Drive. After years of living in this home […]