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  • water Watershed Events in Northern Michigan

    A big part of living in Northern Michigan is the maintenance and conservation of the watershed and the natural beauty of our community. See below for ways […]

  • edited IPA Traverse City IPA Challenge

    TC Ale Trail™ and Create TC are happy to announce a new inaugural IPA Challenge to be hosted at The Little Fleet in Downtown Traverse City on […]

  • Top Ten IPA Top 10 Northern Michigan IPA’s

    Northern Michigan beer just keeps getting better every year! Check out our list of top 10 Northern Michigan IPA’s that were determined by more than 10,000 participants […]

  • 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 […]

  • edited turkey Zombie Run and Turkey Trot in Traverse City

    Celebrate two holidays in Northern Michigan with some cardio! The first up is the 6th annual Zombie Run 5K on Saturday, October 25. The second is the […]

  • Filling Station Ales by the Rails Oktoberfest in Traverse City

    An Oktoberfest style celebration will take place at the Filling Station in Traverse City on Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18. Join your neighbors at this […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 gears and beers Bell’s Beer Weekend at the Grand Traverse Resort

    The Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, just a short drive from Traverse City, is planning a weekend in celebration of mountain biking and craft beer. The Bell’s […]

  • edited hops First Annual Empire Hops Festival

    From the town that brought Northern Michigan the Asparagus Festival, comes a new event, the first annual Empire Hops Festival. This inaugural event takes place on Saturday […]

  • Leelanau UnCaged Leelanau UnCaged in Northport

    The second annual “Leelanau Uncaged” is being held in Northport on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 am to 10 pm. The event was inspired by a […]

  • edited beers Hops ‘n Highlands Microbrew Festival

    The inaugural Hops ‘n Highlands Microbrew Festival takes place from Friday, September 26 to Saturday, September 27 at Boyne Highlands in Harbor Springs. This new fall beer […]

  • chairlift Skitoberfest at Boyne Mountain Resort

    On October 4, 2014 Boyne Mountain Resort is hosting their sixth annual Skitoberfest! Enjoy a day of activities that will keep the whole family entertained from face […]

  • Tandem Cider Northern Michigan Cider With Dan Young

    Located in Leelanau County in Suttons Bay, Tandem Ciders has been a big player in putting Northern Michigan Cider on the map. MyNorth’s Eliza Foster chatted with […]

  • Hops & props 3rd Annual Hops & Props Festival in Manistee

    The third annual Hops & Props Festival is slated for September 12th-14th in downtown Manistee. There is a lot packed into this weekend and it all begins […]

  • Northern Michigan beer Northern Michigan Beers for Autumn

    The season is slowly changing, and it’s time to swap out those brews that kept you cool in summer for Northern Michigan beers fermented for fall. Paired […]

  • 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 […]

  • North Peak North Peak’s Diabolical IPA Takes Gold in LA Beer Competition

    North Peak’s Diabolical IPA garnered its first international award earlier this summer when it was honored with a Gold Medal at the Los Angeles International Beer Competition, […]