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  • Mud Sweat & Beers Mud, Sweat & Beers: Northern Michigan Biking Gets Messy

    On Saturday, May 3rd, Northern Michigan’s favorite off road bike race begins near Traverse City: the aptly named Mud, Sweat & Beers Fat Tire Fest.  Combining Northern […]

  • Girls with Guitars Video: Girls with Guitars Preview Their 2014 Tour

    Put a half-dozen or so Northern Michigan songstresses on a stage, add a handful of acoustic instruments into the mix and, voilà, Girls with Guitars!  This collective […]

  • Blake Elliott Northern Michigan Dining: Where Live Music and Good Eats Meet

    Where are the best places to chow down and listen to Northern Michigan-made music?  The following round-up—first featured in the 2014 April edition of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s […]

  • Northern Michigan Breweries The MyNorth Northern Michigan Brewery Guide is Here!

    The MyNorth Northern Michigan Brewery Guide is here!  Northern Michigan is overflowing with dozens of microbreweries that are turning the craft of brewing into an art-form.  With […]

  • The Titanic Dinner at Stafford's April Food Events in Northern Michigan

    From a food fight between two cooking-inclined countries to a duo of nautical-themed dinners, here are a five April food events in Northern Michigan: Cookbook Dinner Series […]

  • Oberon Day It’s Oberon Day!

    Some people measure the passage of the seasons by a calendar, while some prefer to trust a never-willing-to-cooperate groundhog.  But Michigan beer lovers know that the true […]

  • Short's Brewing Company Short’s Brewing Company’s 10th Anniversary Celebration

    On Saturday, April 26th, Short’s Brewing Company will celebrate its 10th birthday with a bona fide block party in downtown Bellaire.  The streets of the small town […]

  • Maxbauer Corned Beef Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe From Maxbauer’s Market

      In time for St. Patrick’s Day: The totally Irish, totally mouthwatering recipe for cooking up the best Corned Beef & Cabbage this side of the pond […]

  • Beer & Boards Shanty Creek Celebrates Northern Michigan With ‘Beer & Boards’

    Northern Michigan Events: Shanty Creek invites adult guests for a celebration of Northern Michigan’s craft brews at the base of Schuss Mountain, Jan. 19

  • 1128 Here’s What’s Going On in Traverse City St. Patrick’s Day!

      Eat corned beef, run like a leprechaun and dress your dog like one, watch a parade, do a pub-crawl and men: Top it off with A […]

  • Brewski5 Shanty Creek and Boyne Highlands Feature Microbrews at Weekend Events

    This March, drop the kids off at the chairlift and enjoy a fine, Northern Michigan-made craft brew at a weekend event at Shanty Creek or Boyne Highlands. […]

  • Siren Hall: A most remarkable chicken thigh creation. Teaser: Behind the Scenes at Siren Hall Food Shoot, Elk Rapids

    So I’m pulling back the curtain a little bit on how things get done at Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. We plan far ahead for our feature stories, […]

  • Hike, Ride, and Imbibe at Suds and Snow in Traverse City

    On Saturday, March 8th, hike, ride, and imbibe at Suds and Snow in Traverse City, an outdoor winter festival celebrating music, craft beer, and everybody’s favorite precipitation—snow. […]

  • slsuh750-x-440-slush-cup Events at Shanty Creek in March and April

    A line-up of late winter events at Shanty Creek in March and April offer a variety of wintery entertainment.  When it comes to winter events, Shanty Creek […]

  • RS50655_DSC_05381 Brewer’s Dinner Kicks Off Microbrew & Music Festival

    The Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival will hold its Brewer’s Dinner at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa on Friday, Fe-brew-ary 7th.  The event precedes […]

  • Beer Traverse Magazine 5 New Microbreweries in Northern Michigan

    5 new microbreweries in Northern Michigan have entered the frothy beer scene. Grab your pint for a tour of the latest brews in Traverse City, Petoskey, Frankfort […]

  • Microbrew & Music Festival Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival 2014

    Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival 2014 combines the top local beer, food and music of Northern Michigan on Saturday, February 8th. Experience an evening of […]

  • StormCloud Brewing Video: Stormcloud Brewing Company, Frankfort, Michigan

      While you are on vacation in Frankfort, Michigan, don’t miss an opportunity to visit Stormcloud Brewing Co. This new, hip brewery specializes in Belgian-style beer. Watch […]

  • Dinghys Dinghy’s Restaurant in Frankfort, Michigan

    Dinghy’s Restaurant & Bar in Frankfort, Michigan, is a classic eatery that reflects the maritime history of this Lake Michigan harbor town that lies at the southern […]

  • Grand_Traverse_Tours_Van_Grand_Traverse_Bay Grand Traverse Tours

    Shop Grand Traverse Tours: Manning the wheel for customized wine and brew tours through Northern Michigan Jeff Geiger began giving tours of Northern Michigan in 1987, although […]