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  • edited foufou Bistro Foufou Presents Tour de France Dinner

    A journey to France isn’t so far away! The Tour de France Brumont Dinner is scheduled for Wednesday, October 8 at 6:30 pm at Bistro Foufou in […]

  • edited apple walnut Apple Harvest Dinner at Black Star Farms

    The Apple Harvest Dinner is taking place on Wednesday October 8, 2014 at Black Star Farms in Suttons Bay. Black Star Farms Executive Chef Jonathan Dayton and […]

  • Hunt for reds The Hunt for the Reds of October on the Leelanau Peninsula

    The Leelanau Peninsula is well known for its Riesling and other cool-climate white varietals and blends. What are often overlooked, however, are the high-quality Northern Michigan red […]

  • edit garlic Northwest Michigan Garlic Show & Auction

    The Northwest Michigan Garlic Show and Auction takes place on October 18, 2014 at Maple Bay Farm (5 miles south of Elk Rapids on US 31) from […]

  • caramel apple Video: Making the Perfect Caramel Apple

    Brian Daily, owner of Kilwins in downtown Traverse City, demonstrates how to make the perfect caramel apple. Videographer Kris Riley captures Brian demonstrating each step of the […]

  • cider pic 10 Places to Buy Apple Cider in Northern Michigan

    It wouldn’t feel like fall in Northern Michigan without some cider! See below for a roundup of 10 places to buy apple cider (some even have donuts […]

  • 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 […]

  • Edited food corps Video: School Gardening at Traverse Heights

    Students at Traverse Heights Elementary school in Traverse City recently got their hands dirty learning about seeds. Traverse Heights is one of the four schools in TCAPS […]

  • nmc edited Northwestern Michigan College Offers Culinary Classes

    Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City is hosting a collection of 39 one-day cooking classes that combine global cuisines, award-winning chefs and innovative cooking techniques. New classes […]

  • 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 […]

  • Soiree pic Mt. Holiday’s Soirée Under the Stars

    Enjoy an evening under the stars at Mt. Holiday in Traverse City. On Saturday September 27, 2014 beginning at 5:30 pm, cruise over to Holiday Hills to […]

  • staff photographer Sojourn Lakeside Resort in Gaylord

    This article about the Sojourn Lakeside Resort in Gaylord was originally published in the September 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. In September’s glow, gather with […]

  • 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 […]

  • editMario face Mario Batali Features Traverse City on The Chew

    Tune in to see Northern Michigan chef Mario Batali (he’s been know to say some nice things about Traverse City) co-host The Chew on Monday September 22 […]

  • harbor springs edit Taste of Harbor Springs 2014

    The 21st annual Taste of Harbor Springs is scheduled to take place on Saturday September 20, 2014 from 12-3 pm in Harbor Springs. The event will be […]

  • River's End party The 2014 River’s End Block Party in Traverse City

    Join the Traverse City community for a day-long block party on Saturday September 27, 2014. The River’s End Block Party from 1-9:30 pm, is being hosted by The […]

  • staff photographer Northern Michigan Honeycrisp Apples

    The Honeycrisp apple was born in Minnesota, but two Northern Michigan growers proved that our region is the variety’s Eden. This piece was originally published in the […]